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Navigating Borders During the Pandemic: A Collaborative Multi-Sited Approach
Radical Teacher

Paloma Villegas (sociology) co-wrote with her brother, Francisco, a professor of sociology at Kalamazoo College in Michigan, an article that examined “a virtual, cross-campus collaboration during the fall of 2020. Our goal was for students to develop deeper knowledge of the materiality of borders through course content as well as getting to know each other and their different contexts in iterative ways. We approached this goal by intentionally seeking to engage our students, who were facing virtual classes for the second or third time given the Covid-19 pandemic.”

Cal State San Bernardino's Palm Desert Campus nursing instructor recognized for public service
Desert Sun
Dec. 16, 2023

In a roundup of education news, Diane Vines (nursing) was honored by Vanderbilt University, her alma mater, with the Alma Gault Award for Public Service for her work as the founder and director of the Nursing Street Medicine Program.

Using the Wayback Machine to understand the cultural roots of new technologies
Dec. 18, 2023

Sanjeet Mann, the systems and discovery librarian for the CSUSB Libraries, was featured in an article on how he uses the Wayback Machine to assist students and faculty find the research materials they need.
“I really value having the Wayback Machine as an additional tool in my librarian’s toolbox,” Mann said. “Information preservation is an essential, but often overlooked, part of the infrastructure for teaching and learning.”

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