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Negin Ghaffari (left) and Natalya Marsh
May 15, 2024

Negin Ghaffari, the Outstanding Graduate Student, and Natalya Marsh, the Outstanding Undergraduate Student, will be honored at the college’s 2 p.m. May 17 Commencement ceremony at the Toyota Arena.

From left, Manijeh Badiee, recipient of the 2023-24 Golden Apple Award, and CSUSB President Tomás D. Morales
May 9, 2024

“I’m overwhelmed and humbled,” said Manijeh Badiee, professor of psychology. “This is the one award that means so much to me. I love teaching. I love our students. They’re why I do what I do.”

Laurena Bolden, CSUSB Class of 2011, will receive the 2024 Community Champion Award from the Time for Change Foundation.
April 18, 2024

Alumna Laurena “Lala” Bolden ’11, psychology and criminal justice, was recognized by the Time for Change Foundation with its 2024 Community Champion Award. 

JHBC, Faculty in the News
April 17, 2024

Montgomery Van Wart (public administration), Cary Barber (history) and Miranda McIntyre (psychology) collaborated on a study that examined the likelihood of another U.S. civil war; Jim Estes (finance) offered tips on how to select the least expensive auto liability insurance; Brian Levin (criminal justice, emeritus) was interviewed by news media about incidents of antisemitism, racism and bias against the LGBTQ community; and Barbara Flores (education, emeritus) commented on a state Assembly bill that would mandate that reading instruction be aligned with the “science of reading.”

University Hall, Faculty in the News
April 12, 2024

Jess Block Nerren (communication studies) was interviewed about The Cognitive Collective on campus, Mahmood Nikbakhtzadeh (health science and human ecology) will be a guest speaker at a meeting of the ACS San Gorgonio chapter, and Mark Agars (psychology) coauthored a study about supporting workers with chronic illnesses.

Abi Carter performing at her February 25 audition on American Idol season 22.
March 29, 2024

She's in the Top 3! On the May 12 show, Abi Carter was voted one of the Top 3 contestants on "American Idol." Carter will next appear on the "American Idol" finale on Sunday, May 19, on the ABC network. 

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences building.
February 29, 2024

“New Directions in Gender & Sexualities Research: Interdisciplinary Perspectives” will take place beginning at 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, in the John M. Pfau Library, room PL-4005.

CSBS, Faculty in the News
February 15, 2024

Manijeh Badiee (psychology) was part of a group of researchers that published a study that “explored the experiences of Iranian adult children of divorce (ACOD) in the US,” and Brian Levin (criminal justice, emeritus) was quoted in an article on a “Zoombombing” of a Laguna Beach City Council meeting where speakers unleashed antisemitic, racist and transphobic comments.

Pfau Library, Faculty in the News
January 29, 2024

Marc A. Robinson, (history) will discuss his latest book, “Washington State Rising,” at an event at Gonzaga University, Jamie O’Quinn (sociology) led a team that recently published an article on remote interviews and feminist methods, and Kelly Campbell (currently interim vice provost for academic affairs) and Cari Goetz (psychology) were part of a team that wrote a paper on mate preference and attraction.