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San Diego State University

San Diego State University is a public research university in San Diego, California, and is the largest and oldest higher education institution in San Diego County. Founded in 1897 as San Diego Normal School, it is the third-oldest university in the 23-member California State University . SDSU has a student body of more than 35,000 and an alumni base of more than 280,000. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
San Diego State University has hosted 5 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1997 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2015 with an average of 4,796 views per video.

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    Comics in Cold War America

    Gregory Daddis of San Diego State University taught a class on comics during the Cold War. San Diego State University in…

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    The Vietnam War, 1965-75

    San Diego State University professor Pierre Asselin taught a class on the Vietnam War, looking at the conflict from U.S.…

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    Alexander Hamilton and the Early Republic

    Professor Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman talked about Alexander Hamilton’s role in the creation of the federal government. She described how,…

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    Work Environment on Capitol Hill

    Former senators spoke about the daily operation of the U.S. Senate and the political atmosphere in the body. Among the…

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