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Campus Air Quality Monitor Provides Local Information to Community

Sep 22, 2020

Earlier this month, under yellow skies from local fires, Downtown Los Angeles recorded the worst smog in 26 years. Since the winter...

Alumnus to Host Virtual Workshop on Bridging the Digital Divide

Aug 10, 2020

Elgrie Jones Hurd III has taught every grade from kindergarten to 12th, as well as graduate school. He has been a dean of student...

CLASS lecture and author release new book: The Transnational “Good Life”

Jul 10, 2020

The “Transnational ‘Good Life’ Ecuadorian Social Clubs as Spaces of Resistance” is the latest published work of anthropology and...

Geography Professor Awarded Grant to Research Specialty Crops

Jun 23, 2020

The College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences’ Geography Professor Gabriel Granco was awarded the Agricultural Research...