Fall/Winter 2023

A starry sky is visible from inside of a red tipi




a river with tents in the background covered by forest

A River Runs Through It

ln some ways SF State’s best-kept secret, the Sierra Nevada Field Campus is a bastion of science, art and learning in the middle of the wilderness.


Imani Ware and her van

Driven to Help the Planet

Interested in sustainability and engineering, astrophysics student Imani Ware built her own mobile “tiny home” using recycled and renewable materials.


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Money Matters

Forward-thinking alumni, students and faculty are demonstrating how investors can bankroll environmental sustainability (and turn a profit doing it).



A student teaching a child about chemistry

Forces of Nature

Through teaching, research, practices, activism and so much more, the University’s faculty, students and staff work to protect our planet every day. 


Allison Crimmins

In Conversation with Ben Fong-Torres

The legendary journalist and Gator sits down to talk about Earth’s future with alumna Allison Crimmins, director of the federal government’s Fifth National Climate Assessment.