President's Messages

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
On June 19, 1865, the promise of the Emancipation Proclamation was finally fulfilled when enslaved people in Galveston, Texas, learned that the Civil War was over and that sl...
Friday, May 29, 2020
George Valentine. George Floyd. Christian Cooper. On March 25, George Valentine, an aide to the mayor of Washington D.C., struggling to breathe, entered the hospital and died two days later, a vi...
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Dear Campus Community, Just a few short weeks ago, I thought that I would spend the past week attending campus celebrations and culminating events and crafting my remarks for what would be my first S...
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Dear Fellow Gators, As you may have heard, San Francisco State and other California State University campuses will continue with largely remote instruction through the fall. I know this affects you m...
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Dear Campus Community: Over the last two weeks, I have spoken with and heard from hundreds of students, and faculty and staff. No question has weighed on me more than the one almost all ask: What is...