Catha Paquette, an assistant professor of art at CSULB, has been awarded a $40,000 Getty Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the Arts and Humanities to support a year's research and writing on her book "The Dynamics of Power in Art Patronage, Production and Censorship: Diego Rivera at Rockefeller Center, 1932-1934."
Hector Neff, a professor of anthropology at CSULB,received a pair of grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Dartmouth College to support research performed in the campus' Institute for Integrated Research in Materials, Environments and Society (IIRMES).
For the second consecutive year, the Women and Philanthropy program at CSULB provided scholarships for students involved in Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity.
The CSULB Alumni Association has increased the top allocation for the Alumni Grants Program to $10,000, up from $5,000, for a total of up to $60,000. Applications are now available and are due on Friday, Dec. 14. Grant allocations range from $1,500-$10,000.