Four faculty members at CSULB have been honored with 2007 Distinguished Faculty Teaching Award, given to selected faculty in recognition of sustained excellence in teaching.
CSULB has been awarded a two-year, $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to help fund “Project SAFE: A Campus Response Toward Eliminating Violence.” The federal grant is awarded through the DOJ’s Office On Violence Against Women.
Teresa Fiore, a member of CSULB’s Department of Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures since 2003, was recognized recently with a one-year teaching and research fellowship at Harvard University beginning in September.
The Department of Health Science at CSULB has received a three-year, $664,425 grant from the Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) for a project that will study factors influencing the high smoking rates of Cambodian Americans. Under the auspices of the University of California, TRDRP supports research that focuses on the prevention, causes and treatment of tobacco-related disease and reducing the human and economic costs of tobacco use in California.
CSULB received a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant for $164,995 to continue its study of the evolution of visual systems in birds.