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

Threats to Academic Freedom on U.S. Campuses: Antisemitism and Islamophobia in the Struggle for Human Rights in Israel/Palestine

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:30–9 p.m.
Fromm Hall 120 - Xavier Auditorium


Studio Visit: The Art + Architecture Faculty Triennial Opening Reception

Tuesday, March 3, 3–5 p.m.
Gleeson Library – Thacher Gallery


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