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SFGate Discusses 'Brexit' With History's Aeleah Soine

SFGate logoAssistant Professor of History Aeleah Soine spoke with the San Francisco Chronicle's SFGate about the United Kingdom's historic vote to leave the European Union.

NBC Bay Area Speaks With Prof. Monica Fitzgerald About Hillary Clinton’s Historic Moment

NBC Bay Area News logoNBC Bay Area News interviewed Professor Monica Fitzgerald about the significance of Hillary Clinton becoming the first woman in U.S. history to secure enough delegates to become the presidential nominee of political party.

Medium Features Commentary By KSOE's Bedford Palmer On The Impact Of 'Roots'

Medium logoThe hybrid social journalism blog-site Medium features an opinion piece by KSOE Counseling Professor Bedford Palmer about how the historical novel

Mercury News Taps Politics’s Steve Woolpert For Insight On East Bay State Senate Race

San Jose Mercury News logoThe San Jose Mercury News interviewed Politics Professor Steve Woolpert about the four candidates vying for the termed out seat of State Senator Loni Hancock.

East Bay Times Covers Moving Commencement Speech By Actor, Alumnus Mahershala Ali

East Bay Times logoEast Bay Times columnist Gary Peterson reported on actor and SMC alumnus Mahershala Ali’s captivating commencement address to the Saint Mary’s class of 2016.

The Telegraph Quotes Professor Barbara McGraw On Representation of India in State Text Books

The Telegraph (logo)The Telegraph, the largest circulated English daily in Eastern India, quoted Professor Barbara McGraw in a story about a state education commission decision on replacing references to India with “South Asia” in California K12 textbooks.

THE WEEK Picks Lysley Tenorio’s 'Monstress' Among Best Books On Identity

THE WEEK logoIn THE WEEK, Native American novelist, poet and short-story writer Sherman Alexie selects English Professor Lysley Ternorio’s book Monstress among his top books on identity.

CBS-5 Interviews SEBA's John Gruenstein About Bay Area’s Shrinking Middle Class

CBS-5 / KPIX-TV logoCBS5/KPIX-TV interviewed SEBA Economics Lecturer John Gruenstein about a new report from the Pew Research Center that shows a shrinking middle class in the Bay Area.