President's Office News
UN Environment Program’s chief environmental economist, Pushpam Kumar, gave a virtual talk on “Making Nature Count through Inclusive Wealth Measurement.” A recording is available online.
CSUSB’s Ed.D. program has been accepted into the AACTE Holmes Program, which supports racially and ethnically diverse students pursuing graduate degrees in education.
Katherine Gray (art) was interviewed on KVCR’s “Lifestyles with Lillian Vasquez,” Jacob Jones (psychology) and Zhaojing Chen (kinesiology) will lead a study on Parkinson’s disease with an NIH grant, and Brian Levin (criminal justice) provided historical context in articles about an assault in Los Angeles that is being investigated as an anti-Semitic hate crime.
News of Carol Hood (physics) being named Outstanding Faculty Advisor for 2020-21 makes the news, Francisca Beer (finance) teamed up with MBA candidate Danny Chung for a column on credit cards for students, and Brian Levin (criminal justice) comments on the Christchurch Call to Action and the spike in anti-Asian hate crimes in Vancouver, B.C.
Stuart Sumida (biology) was interviewed about his work as an animation consultant on some of Hollywood’s blockbuster films, including Academy Award-nominated “Soul,” and Bomi Hwang (Korean Language and Culture) was honored as the university’s Outstanding Lecturer.
U.S. News & World Report rankings are considered one of the most influential and anticipated recognitions for colleges and universities that provide a full range of undergraduate and master’s degree programs throughout the United States.
CSUSB will offer for the first time a winter intersession, a compacted session between the fall and spring semester, that will begin Dec. 18 and end Jan. 19, 2021, so students can make progress toward their degree during the winter break.
Kim Cousins, a professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has been named the 2019-20 CSUSB Outstanding Professor, the university’s top faculty honor.
CSUSB President Tomás Morales was the featured guest on “Ask JBH,” a podcast hosted by businesswoman, educator and one of America’s most successful female entrepreneurs, Janice Bryant Howroyd.
CSUSB President Tomás Morales has been named co-chair of the Economic Recovery Research Team, which is part of the recently created Inland Empire Business and Employment Recovery Task Force.