Professor of Special Education Stanley Goldberg's essay, "Accepting
Death," was one of six chosen to be read in the Bay Area during
the U.S. tour of National Public Radio's widely acclaimed series "This
I Believe." Goldberg read his essay at Booksmith in the Haight on
Jenny Kwok Wah Lau, associate professor of cinema, and Weimin Zhang, assistant professor of cinema, have been selected to work on the official
2008 Summer Olympics documentary. Zhang will be a unit director and
cinematographer for the film; Lau will be the script adviser. Lau also
authored an article published in the October edition of the film journal
Jump Cut on the Chinese international blockbuster film "Hero."
The Aurora Theatre Company's production of Mae West’s "Sex" features
set design by Greg Dunham, stage technician and supervisor of SF State's
scene shop. "Sex" runs through Dec. 23.
Music and Dance
Ademir de Jesus (Paco Gomes), lecturer in the School of Music and Dance,
performed in "Side by Side" on Nov. 2 and 3 at the Julia
Morgan Center in Berkeley.
Design and Industry
Nancy Noble, lecturer in design and industry, presented the paper "Design
Education with a Global Perspective" at the International Academic
Conference on Basic Form and Visual Design held in January at Chien Kuo
Technical University in Taiwan.