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Faculty in the News, Chemical Sciences building
December 6, 2021

Laura Woodney (physics and astronomy), Ryan Keating (history), Michael Karp (history), Sarah Dunn (kinesiology), Pablo Gomez (psychology), Deirdre Lanesskog (social work), and Brian Levin (criminal justice) were mentioned in recent news coverage.

Elena Johnson ’20 joined the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center as a public affairs specialist in February.
March 18, 2021

After graduating in spring 2020 with a B.A. in communication studies, Elena Johnson joined several other CSUSB alumnae at NASA, where she works for the storied NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base as a public affairs specialist.

Faculty in the News
December 9, 2020

Meredith Conroy (political science), Claudia M. Davis (nursing), David Yaghobian (history), Anthony Silard (public administration) and Laura Woodney (physics and astronomy) were included in recent news coverage.

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.

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.

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.

June 3, 2020

While their work revolves around the development of a mobile EEG device to monitor the brain activity of astronauts in space, like many NASA innovations, there are spinoff benefits, not just for the students, but the university as well.

June 21, 2017
Jake Terry, a junior physics major, talks about his experience in the NASA Pathways Program, and how CSUSB helped prepare him for it.
August 8, 2017

Hurricane Harvey’s damaging reach included the simulated NASA space mission in which Richard Addante, a CSUSB assistant professor of psychology, was a crew member.