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Video Blog: Two Weeks of Teaching and Traveling in Thailand

Sierra Alexis Manlapaz is a senior pursuing a bachelor’s degree in public health. She is volunteering to teach English in Thailand.   “I wanted to encapsulate my experience overseas by compiling a video to share with anyone intrigued by the thought of visiting Thailand someday. Here is a glimpse of the breathtaking landscapes, jovial citizens and beautiful traditions of Chiang […]

Molly Hohle: Sawadee Ka to a New Way of Life

Molly Hohle is a foods and nutrition junior minoring in Spanish. This spring she is attending Chiang Mai University in Thailand. “I am currently sitting in a cafe in Nimman, Chiang Mai, a place I like to think of as the SoHo of Thailand. The streets are filled with hip restaurants, massage studios and thrift […]

Congratulations, Isabel Medina, International Volunteer HQ Scholarship Winner!

Isabel Medina, Athletic Training major in the School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences, has won the $500 International Volunteer HQ scholarship by entering the drawing at Tuesday’s Study Abroad Fair!   Congratulations, Isabel!          

Distinguished Lecture Series, February 10, 2017, with Robert T. Knight, M.D.

Join the Center for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience on Friday, February 10th in welcoming Robert T. Knight, M.D. for a distinguished lecture, “ Frontal Cortex and Human Behavior: Insights from Intracranial Recording.”  Lecture 1:00-2:30pm, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Theatre followed by a light reception. See the Distinguished Speaker Series page for details.       […]

Sierra Manlapaz, Public Health Undergraduate Volunteering in Thailand, Featured on “SDSU: Be International!”

“This volunteer opportunity has made me feel like I was positively influencing the future of these students’ lives. It not only benefited the Chiang Rai community, but convinced me further that helping others is what I long to do with my future career path. This experience and the people I have met along the way […]

GSPH Associate Professor Susan Kiene Featured On ‘Be International!’

“On one of her many research trips to rural Uganda, associate professor of global health Susan Kiene and her family were invited to dinner by a local villager. The woman served her guests chicken—a big gesture in an area where meat is expensive and typically reserved for special occasions. As a scientist, Kiene is driven by […]

SDSU’s School of Nursing among first to explore power of mixed reality learning content, delivered via Microsoft HoloLens.

Today at EDUCAUSE 2016, Pearson announced a collaboration with Microsoft to explore the power of mixed reality to solve real challenges in areas of learning, ranging from online tutoring and coaching, nursing education, and engineering to construction and surveyor training. Pearson is partnering with three universities, among them, SDSU’s School of Nursing. Dr. Philip Greiner, […]

Tue., Sep. 13 – SDSU Study Abroad Fair!

Visit the Study Abroad Fair this Tuesday at the North Library Walk! Tuesday, September 13, 2016 10am – 2pm SDSU North Library Walk Take courses to satisfy graduation requirements Internationalize your resume and distinguish yourself from other students Use financial aid and apply for scholarship Gain international experience and build cross-cultural skills       […]

Welcome Message from the SDSU President

Watch as President Elliot Hirshman recounts some of SDSU’s many recent achievements and shares his vision of an even greater 2016-17 year in his welcome message to the campus. Our own Associate Dean, Dr. Suchi Ayala, is recognized for receiving a $10M NIH endowment that will go towards population health and health disparities research.  

Aug. 31 and Sep. 8 – Student Success Fee Workshops!

YOU can receive funding from the Student Success Fee for MANY types of education-related activities! The SDSU College of Health and Human Services will be holding two workshops to explain the process of applying for these exciting funds. Student Success Fee (SSF) Overview Funds from SDSU’s mandatory Student Success Fee are available to directly support […]