Today we have an amazing story from Stacy Huynh, the former president and captain of “Cheer at SF State.” Stacy Huynh is 4th year economic major here at SF State and currently the Sport Clubs Manager for the Campus Recreation Department. Here is the incredibly motivating and inspiring insights about her life at SF State:
“I was a part of Cheer at San Francisco State for 3 years and served as the President and Captain for the last two years. My first year, I joined not knowing anything about the program, and quite frankly, I didn’t really care. I just wanted to show-off my skills. That year, my head coach and captain quit the team. People were getting kicked off and others were quitting. We went from a team of 20 to a team of 5. It was disastrous and I kept telling myself … Read More »
Allen has been a residential assistant for the past three years and he absolutely loves it as he states, “Watching residents grow overtime is an experience that is very enlightening and very meaningful to me. As an RA, I get to witness and be part of this growth.”
Although Allen is very involved with school activities, outside of school he focuses on his freelance work with www.donalleniii.com. He works on creative media projects whether it be a videography, directing a music video, conducting a photo shoot or designing graphic. Make sure to check out his amazing projects. His work is high definition, on trend and tells a story.
“As a kid I always had a passion for art. My dad had a passion for computers and as a child growing up I had access to a computer with some painting software. On … Read More »
Hello Gators! Today’s Spotlight is all about Kirsten Inuman Liaz! Kirsten is a senior studying Physiology and will be graduating in Spring 2015!
Kirsten is one of the board members for the organization Medicine, Education, Diversity, for Low Income Families Everywhere (MEDLIFE). She participates in basic science and clinical research outside of school but at SFSU she works in Dr. Vredenburg’s Amphibian Biodiversity and Conservation Laboratory.
We are thrilled to share an inspiring story of her accomplishments through perseverance, adversities and her passion of commitment to serving the community.
“As a first generation, Filipina, and lesbian immigrant I witnessed my father struggle with cultural and language barriers to obtain medical care for depression and schizophrenia. I matriculated into San Francisco State University in Fall 2009 to study Physiology with a drive to gain an understanding of … Read More »
This spotlight is one of the reasons why SFSU is so diverse and filled with students from all walks of life. Here is Carmila Javier. She is a 4th Biology (Physiology) major who is expecting to graduate in the Spring of 2016.
“After undergrad, I hope to pursue Dental School. Outside of school, I love watching new movies and spending time with my family. I also like going to the gym and lifting weights—it has a great therapeutic effect on me. Some challenges that I face are not out of the ordinary—I struggle to keep a balance in my life between studying, working, socializing, exercising, and most importantly allowing myself to relax. But despite having all of these challenges, I always know that my support system will never fail me. I am blessed to be in college–pursuing a degree to become … Read More »
Queer Shorts at SF State brings together five filmmakers who either currently teach in the Cinema Department or who are alumni of the university. The films celebrate the rich heritage of LGBT themed filmmaking at SF State.