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Professor Berman: Teaching the art of filmmaking to CSUSM students

Professor Berman: Teaching the art of filmmaking to CSUSM students

December 4, 2014

By Anthony Trevino Professor Jonathan Berman is a well-known independent filmmaker that divides his time between helping foster the creativity of his film students and working tirelessly on his own films that focus on taking the viewer on a journey to places the average person may never see. Professor...

Faculty Profile: Professor Yuan Yuan

November 8, 2014

By Shanice Davis CSUSM professor, Dr. Yuan Yuan, is known to be both upfront with his expectations and fair while charming the class with his warm smile and funny jokes. Dr. Yuan Yuan, a Literature and Writing professor here at CSUSM, talks about how much he loves his job as a Literature...

Faculty profile- Professor of History: Dr. Ibrahim Al-Marashi

November 8, 2014

By Nada Sewidan Features Editor To love a subject so deeply that you become consumed by it, it’s no longer simply a job, but a way of life. CSUSM Professor of history, Ibrahim Al-Marashi, reflects this exact sentiment. As an assistant History professor with a teaching emphasis in Middle...

Faculty Profile: Professor Robert Mustard of Biological Sciences

September 27, 2014

by Chelsey Gonzalez Professor Mustard is a great example of how being in a field you love can not only enrich your life but also provide great inspiration for those around you. CSUSM Adjunct Professor Robert Mustard of Biological Sciences expressed his love for biology and the joy he receives...

Faculty Profile: Meet the face behind the CSUSM Recreation Program

September 15, 2014

By: Courtney Jones Features Assistant Campus Recreation Program Specialist by day, student by night, Sonya Starr-McLin is quite the busy woman. Campus faculty member Starr-McLin creates and oversees programs aimed at promoting health and wellness, as well as student involvement here in Campus...

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Faculty Profile: Dr. Heidi Breuer

April 3, 2014

By Amanda Lenox Known for her energetic and passionate teaching style, Professor Heidi Breuer is one of the most fascinating Literature & Writing professors on campus. The classes she usually teaches include: Survey of Medieval and Renaissance Literature (LTWR 308A), Studies in Shakespeare...

Faculty Profile: Dr. Megan Gliniecki

Faculty Profile: Dr. Megan Gliniecki

March 22, 2014

By Amanda Lenox Dr. Megan Gliniecki is a fascinating professor that brings compassion and empathy to her courses. Professor Gliniecki received her Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry at the University of Michigan. She began to work on her Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Texas, but then...

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Faculty Profile: Dr. Joely Proudfit

January 1, 2014

By Amanda Lenox  Editorial Assistant  Although November is Native American Heritage Month, CSUSM Professor Dr. Joely Proudfit recognizes her heritage all year long through her Native Studies classes. Professor Proudfit receieved three degrees in Political Science. She first received her...

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