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On Badger Hill overlooking the Cal State San Bernardino campus sits the Murillo Family Observatory.
November 19, 2020

The Murillo Family Observatory, named for philanthropists George and Pauline Murillo, is the only research observatory in the Inland Empire. Pauline Murillo was an elder with the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians.

Faculty in the News
November 4, 2020

Laura Woodney (physics and astronomy) discusses the findings of a team she led regarding centaurs, icy bodies flying through space, and David Yaghoubian (history) was interviewed about the Iranian foreign minister’s comments regarding the U.S. presidential election.

Sara Callori, an associate professor of physics, competed on the game show. The episode aired on Oct. 28 on KABC 7 Los Angeles.
October 29, 2020

Sara Callori, an associate professor of physics, competed on the game show. The episode aired on Oct. 28 on KABC 7 Los Angeles.

An artist’s rendering of what Centaur SW1 would look like as an inner solar system Jupiter-Family comet at a distance of 19 million miles from Earth. Credit: University of Arizona/Heather Roper.
October 28, 2020

Laura Woodney, professor of physics and astronomy, shared the findings at the AAS Division for Planetary Sciences’ 52nd annual meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 28. The meeting, which is being held virtually, began Oct. 26 and runs through Oct. 30.

Faculty in the News
October 26, 2020

Claudia Davis (nursing), Brian Levin (criminal justice) and Sara Callori (physics) were included in recent news coverage.

An artist’s rendering of what Centaur SW1 would look like as an inner solar system Jupiter-Family comet at a distance of 19 million miles from Earth. Credit: University of Arizona/Heather Roper.
August 17, 2020

Physics and astronomy professor Laura Woodney , along with others, is advancing research that could reveal information about “Centaurs” – little-known icy bodies with the characteristics of both comets and TNOs – and lead to new discoveries about our solar system.

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October 9, 2019

Manuel Paul, who graduated in 2017 with a degree in physics, is a recipient of the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

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September 20, 2019

Carolyn Eggleston (education, emerita), Laura Woodney (physics) and Brian Levin (criminal justice) are included in news media coverage on various topics.

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September 13, 2019

A Hispanic Heritage Month look-back: A $5 million National Science Foundation grant to the College of Natural Sciences provides hands-on research experiences for diverse students.