Speech and Debate Team

We support a nationally ranked Speech and Debate Team (also called the Forensics Team) that is open to all San Francisco State University students regardless of major.

Faculty Accomplishments

Our outstanding faculty do much more than teach classes in our department. Read more about some of their recent accomplishments.

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News & Updates

Dr. Mercilee Jenkins’ play, Winning, was selected to be included in The Best American Short Plays 2014-2015.

For more than 70 years, The Best American Short Plays has been the standard of...

Curriculum Redesign in the Works

The Communication Studies department has been awarded a Teagle Foundation grant to work on...

Lindsey Ayotte awarded Coach of the Year by the Northern California Forensic's Association (NCFA)!!

Lecturer and Assistant Director of Forensics Lindsey Ayotte was recognized by the Northern...