Campus Operations Update
CSUSB has suspended all non-essential on-campus operations temporarily due to COVID-19. During this period, contact the College of Arts and Letters Dean's Office at email@example.com or (909) 537-5800. Staff members are available remotely Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Information about our departments and programs is available at the following links:
CAL STUDENTS: CAL Advising team members are available to assist students remotely Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
During a surprise ceremony June 5, English professor Parastou Feizzaringhalam, affectionately known as Dr. Feiz, was named the recipient of the 2019-20 Golden Apple Award, the highest award for teaching at Cal State San Bernardino.
“You are receiving this award based on the exceptional and vast teaching record here at CSUSB,” President Tomás D. Morales said in honoring Feiz during a Zoom meeting filled with administrators, faculty and staff.
When Communication Studies professor Ahlam Muhtaseb entered a Zoom conference June 11, she was expecting to discuss teaching.
Instead, she was surprised with the 2019-20 Outstanding Scholarship, Research and Creative Activities Award, which recognizes outstanding scholarship that has made and continues to make a significant impact on society.
Bibiana Díaz, associate professor of Spanish in the Department of World Languages and Literatures, was surprised on June 11 via Zoom with the 2019-20 Outstanding Faculty Advisor award.
President Tomás D. Morales announced she was receiving the prestigious honor, explaining that it was well-deserved for “her passion, commitment and dedication to student success providing career and life guidance.”
- Ed Gomez (Art and Design)
- Julie Taylor, Liliana Conlisk Gallegos and Mariam Betlemidze (Communication Studies)
- Maria Garcia Puente and Dany Doueiri (World Languages and Literatures)
- Yumi Pak (English)
Ed Gomez, Art and Design
Thomas Girshin, English
Kevin Zhang, Music
Jose Cordoba De La Barrera, World Languages and Literatures
Eric Bayruns-Garcia, Philosophy
Kaitlyn Creasy, Philosophy
Nicholas Bratcher, Music
Jennifer Andersen, English
Eric Bayruns-Garcia, Philosophy
Yumi Pak, English
Congratulations to the Class of 2020
Rueyling Chuang, dean of the College of Arts and Letters, shares a special message for the Class of 2020.
On behalf of the College of Arts and Letters faculty, staff and alumni, congratulations to the Class of 2020!
All of us look forward to celebrating your accomplishments at the university’s next commencement ceremony, so we thank you for your patience as we work to ensure it will be a joyous and safe event. In the meantime, please enjoy this video tribute to our newest graduates.
We're honored to present this commemorative list of the Class of 2020, suitable for printing: CSUSB_ArtsAndLetters_ClassOf2020.pdf
Visit CSUSB's acclaimed museum virtually with 'RAFFMA @ Home'
While the Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art remains closed temporarily, RAFFMA staff members are sharing its extraordinary collections and exhibits virtually with specially curated material dubbed RAFFMA @ Home. Discover original video and audio content, at-home crafts for children, a showcase of past and present exhibitions and virtual backgrounds to liven up Zoom meetings.
The College of Arts and Letters has received accreditation from the following organizations: