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Extinct Tuskless Walrus Fossil Discovered in Orange County

Cal State Fullerton (CSUF) paleontologists have described a new genus and species of walrus and named it after CSUF Titans and Orange County, where the extinct, tuskless fossil was discovered.
22-Oct-2018 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Marine Biologists Discover Novel Filtration System in Giant Manta Rays

With wingspans of over 20 feet, manta rays are charismatic giants of the sea. Yet this enormous fish, which can weigh thousands of pounds, doesn't chase down and bite into prey.
4-Oct-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Alumni Association's Outstanding Senior 'Raps' Up The Year

Fellow graduates and their families heard Rachel Herzog at commencement, when the multiple award-winning scholar took a risk and rapped a portion of her speech. Many more will watch her rap on social media. She ended the show-stopping rhyme at the...
8-Jun-2018 2:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Civil Engineering Students Awarded Eisenhower Transportation Fellowships

Many highways and railways are built near natural or manmade slopes or on top of soil conditions, which during an earthquake or rain-induced landslide, could cause major damage to roads and tracks.
16-Apr-2018 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites


U.S. News Ranks CSUF's Online Graduate Programs Among Nation's Best

Cal State Fullerton’s fully online master's degree programs in business, engineering and education are ranked among the best in the country
11-Jan-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


First Detection of Gravitational Waves From Colliding Neutron Stars

The discovery of gravitational waves from a cataclysmic merger of a binary neutron star system celebrated by leading astrophysics expert.
14-Oct-2017 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


$1.4 Million Grant Awarded to Cal State Fullerton to Support Nurse Training in Rural Communities

In Southern California communities where it's difficult to recruit and retain obstetrician-gynecologist physicians and nurse practitioners, a project funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services aims to expand women’s health services...
8-Aug-2017 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


From 3 Billion Light Years Away, Third Gravitational Wave Detected

The third time’s the charm for an international team of scientists, including physicists at California State University, Fullerton and their students, who made the latest detection of gravitational waves, emitted when two black holes collided to...
2-Jun-2017 5:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Sociologist zeroes in on how the new film "Crazy Rich Asians” speaks to 2nd-generation Asian Americans.

13-Aug-2018 7:35 PM EDT


Olympics Scholar Studies Doping, Co-Directs International Network for Doping Research

John Gleaves, who conducts research on doping in sports, comments on the Russian Federation's ban from the 2018 Winter Games and the involvement of government officials in doping.
21-Feb-2018 5:05 PM EST


Neutron Star Expert Available to Talk About Discovery of Gravitational Waves

16-Oct-2017 12:05 PM EDT


"From Finding Nemo to Finding Patents — Adventures in Biomimetics"

International expert on fish biomechanics and consultant to Disney Pixar's hit animated movies, "Finding Nemo" and "Finding Dory," Adam P. Summers, headlines Upcoming Symposium
2-Mar-2017 12:00 AM EST

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  • Jocelyn Read

    Assistant Professor Physics

    gravitational wave, Neutron Stars, Astrophyics, LIGO, Physics & Astronomy, Gamma Rays
  • Julian Jeffries

    Assistant Professor

  • Christina Chin

    Assistant Professor of Sociology

    Asian American, Pacific Islanders


Chi-Chung Keung
Director, News Media Services


Cerise Metzger
Strategic Communications and Brand Management

Alice Rodriguez
Administrative Operations Spec



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