Center for Research, Artistic, and Scholarly Excellence

Our mission at the Center for Research, Artistic and Scholarly Excellence (CRASE) at the University of San Francisco is to support, promote, and celebrate faculty research, artistic, and scholarly excellence through interdisciplinary and community connections, innovative approaches, social impact, and active dissemination.

CRASE Special Issue: Bright Future or Cautionary Tale? How the Bay Area Shapes the Future of the U.S.

Eighteen university scholars representing different academic fields provide their expertise in critical issues to underscore how the Bay Area’s stories of success and troubling challenges may forecast what our country could and would become. Although many of us share Pastor’s optimism, we also focus on the experiences of marginalized communities which allows us to envision a version of success that is inclusive.

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Upcoming Events

All Day Writing Event with the Editor
Saturday February 2, 2019 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Zief Law Library – Terrace Room

Manuel Pastor in Conversation with Marisa Lagos: What the Bay Area Tells us about America’s Hopeful Future
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 3:45–5:00 p.m.
Gleeson Library – Monihan Atrium

Writing with Pleasure with Helen Sword
Thursday, February 28, 2019 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
McLaren 252

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