David Yaghoubian (history) discussed U.S. efforts to block an emergency loan to Iran to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, and Ahlam Muhtaseb (communication studies, director of the CSUSB's Center for Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies) was interviewed for the program “Palestine Files" to discuss a United Nations report that listed more than 100 companies that do business in the occupied West Bank.
David Yaghoubian, CSUSB professor of history, was asked to comment on the continuing tensions on the Korean peninsula.
The expertise David Yaghoubian (history), Brian Levin (criminal justice) and a study by Daniel MacDonald and Yasemin Dildar (economics) were highlighted by news media over the weekend.
Brian Levin (criminal justice) is quoted and the latest hate crime study by the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at CSUSB was cited in an article about Facebook ads placed by accounts with alleged Russian ties.
Brian Levin (criminal justice) is interviewed for a story on how three men may have been motivated by social media to plot a hate crime, and Bob Knop (music) will direct the CSUSB Jazz Ensemble at a concert later in June.
Brian Levin (criminal justice) explained further his comments made in an interview with the Kansas City Star about the influence of Russian Facebook ads on the men who plotted against Somali refugees.
David Yaghoubian (history) is interviewed about opposition by the United States and Israel over the deployment in Syria of a Russian-made missile defense system.
Photographs by art faculty Thomas McGovern, professor emerita Sant Khalsa, and lecturers Anthony Maher and Andrew K. Thompson are part of a new exhibit, and David Yaghoubian (history) was interviewed about the recent conflict between Israel and Syria