Inclusion Pilot Project Students

Ishaan, Inclusion Student

Ishaan, Inclusion Student

Interests

My interests are listening to worship songs, Indian classical and Bollywood movie songs, watching cooking shows and helping mom and dad in cooking, typing on the computer, searching on Google, YouTube, Indian Saints, socializing with others.

Dreams for the Future

To be able to carry out all my daily living skills and chores independently.

Classes I Took in Spring 2021

MUS 505 Music of the World’s Peoples
NUTR 357 Principles of Food Preparation

What I Like about Being a Student at SF State

  1. I like to learn new topics of Food and Music.
  2. I feel happy and excited to get to know new information.
  3. The classes encourage and inspire me to focus and work more in the field of my favorite subjects.

What Ishaan’s Family Says

“The opportunity to be part of the esteemed SF State is a dream come true for all of us. This is the first time we are participating in such a program. We are thankful to the people who run this program, to the professors who have opened up their courses, to the TA’s who helped with adapting the curriculum, and to the San Francisco Department of Vocational Rehabilitation for providing us with resources. The program has broadened Ishaan’s horizons. We see a bright future for him. This kind of program is fruitful for students like Ishaan because it helps increase their self-esteem.”


MaShay, Inclusion Student

MaShay, Inclusion Student

Interests

My interests are hip hop dance and music, social media, fashion, shopping, spending time with my mom, traveling, cooking with my mom.

Dreams for the Future

Travel the world, support my family, work with little kids or animals, live independently and have a social network.

Classes I Took in Spring 2021

ADM 661 Advanced Apparel Design (project work with a peer)
DANC 176 Modern Jazz Dance 1
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice

What I Like about Being a Student at SF State:

I like my classes and working with my TAs.

What MaShay's Family Says

“My daughter is learning how to engage in college-level discussions/classes and building her confidence that she can do anything she puts her mind to. I am excited about seeing my daughter be exposed to the SF State program, working with the amazing team running the Inclusion Pilot Project, and seeing my daughter get excited about learning new things.”


Augustin, Inclusion Student

Illustration of characters and logos by Augustin, Student

Augustin, Inclusion Student

Interests

I’m a good artist because I like to draw. I’m interested in animation because it’s fun and takes time to do it, and I like organizing.

Dreams for the Future

I would like to be an animator because I like creating and drawing. I dream of having a job that makes me feel I can do hard work.

Classes I Took in Spring 2021

ID 240 Color and Design
KIN 100 Aerobics: Low Impact

What Augustin's Family Says

“There are no words to describe our excitement about this program. Auggy has learned to communicate more to us, express himself to us and other people. He loves to talk about how great the program is for him and how much he learns. The family and friends love it. The experience at SF State teaches him how to be around more people and not just to be by himself.”