President Tomás D. Morales donated a beaded calavera (skull), made by art student Valeria Vargas, to the CSUSB Undocumented Student Success Center, which he purchased during a Día de los Muertos celebration and auction last November.
David Yaghoubian (history) commented on the latest sanctions imposed by the U.S. on Iran, Miranda Canseco (RAFFMA) talked about Día De Los Muertos, Brian Levin (criminal justice) was quoted about the rise of church vandalism, and Mike Stull (entrepreneurship) was quoted about the Spirit of the Entrepreneur Awards.
CSUSB’s Association of Latino Faculty, Staff and Students will host the annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) event on Saturday, Nov. 6, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art. Registration required.
RAFFMA presents Festival de Calaveras, a virtual art exhibit with calaveras, or skulls, decorated by CSUSB community members. Calaveras are now showcased on the RAFFMA website and will be auctioned in-person Nov. 6. RSVP required to attend auction.
The Association of Latino Faculty, Staff and Students will celebrate the Class of 2020 when it hosts the Fall Latinx Graduate Recognition Ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5. The ceremony will be livestreamed on YouTube.
Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, a holiday in Mexican and pre-Hispanic indigenous cultures to honor the lives of loved ones, will be held at CSUSB on Nov. 2.
Dancing, food, music and activities will be part of the annual Dia de los Muertos celebration at Cal State San Bernardino from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Lower Commons patio area.
The Association of Latino Faculty, Staff and Students at Cal State San Bernardino will hold the annual Latino Graduation ceremony at 4 p.m. June 2 in Coussoulis Arena.