In Support of Ethnic Studies at the CSU

Resolution Number: RF15-334
September, 2015
Whereas: 
the CSU Ethnic Studies Task Force has produced a survey of the current state of ethnic studies in the California State University system, including numerous recommendations about where to take Ethnic Studies in the future, therefore be it...
Resolved: 
That the Academic Senate of San Francisco State University applauds the leadership of Chancellor White in forming and charging the Task Force; and be it further
Resolved: 
That the Academic Senate of San Francisco State University urges CSU campuses and the Office of the Chancellor to vigorously support the growth and development of Ethnic Studies by providing adequate funding and support; and be it further
Resolved: 
That the Academic Senate of San Francisco State University commends SF State’s College of Ethnic Studies as a paradigm - - locally and nationally - - for the intellectually dynamic, activist-oriented, knowledge-making, and educationally necessary role of Ethnic Studies within the contemporary university; and be it further
Resolved: 
That the Academic Senate of San Francisco State University forward this resolution to the CSU Board of Trustees, CSU Chancellor, Timothy P. White, CSU Ethnic Studies Council, California State Student Association and Members of the California State Assembly and Senate.