Spring/Summer 2024

Spring Summer 2024 magazine cover art of dancers with a fire pit behind them


a troupe doing a hula performance with artwork of a woman in the background

Dance Masters

Associate Professor of Dance Ray Tadio and alumnus and kumu hula (master hula teacher) Patrick Makuakāne use groundbreaking approaches to traditional dance to express who they are and where they come from. 


cover art of comic book 'thinking on the drawing board'

Novel Graphics

SF State students working toward a Creative Nonfiction Comics Making certificate tell the story of the innovative program through the very medium they’re learning to master: comics!


The Fresno-based femme punk band Besos4Baby: Gracie Torres (left) and Autumn Cedillo

Facing the Music

Gator musicians step off the stage and in front of the cameras for a class project teaching Journalism students the basics of portrait photography. 


Chris Larsen

In Conversation with Chris Larsen

Legendary journalist and Gator Ben Fong-Torres talks to the cryptocurrency pioneer about the future of investing and why going to SF State was the “bargain of the century” for him.