Monthly Archives: October 2015

TBT (Throwback Thursday): Building the library collection: Art Nelson

Arthur Nelson, first Library Director, moving into the original Library, which was located in Sierra Hall, in September 1965. Art Nelson was part of the initial planning team. His job was to build a library collection. (He actually built two

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Library Research for Freshmen Workshop – There’s Still Time to Register!

If you haven’t been able to make it to one of our Library Research for Freshmen workshops yet, no worries – we are offering two more this quarter: Wednesday, November 4th, noon – 12:50 Monday, November 23rd, 4:00 – 4:50

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Louie F. Rodriguez Book Launch!

The John M. Pfau Library Presents: A Book Launch Recognizing Our Excellence: Toward a New Movement in Latina/o Education Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Reception: 5 p.m. Lecture: 5:30 p.m. Located in PL- 4005 Complimentary Parking Available (see kiosk) CSUSB Bookstore

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Hispanic Heritage Workshops

The John M. Pfau Library presents: Hispanic Heritage Month Workshops 2015 Sugar Skulls Workshops Wed, Oct. 28, 2015 Noon – 1:30 p.m. PL-4005A OR Wed, Oct. 28, 2015 4:30p.m. – 5:30p.m. PL-4005A Glass Art Painting Workshops Thurs, Oct. 29, 2015

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Day of the Dead Celebration

Sponsored by ALFSS & Student Union Program Board DAY OF THE DEAD Sunday, Nov 1, 2015 2-6 p.m. Lower Commons -Folklorico dances -Food Vendors -Music -Community Altar Sponsored by LEAD -Aztec Dancers -Kids Crafts -Calaveras Auction If you have questions

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TBT (Throwback Thursday) Planning a University

On April 29, 1960, California State Senator Stanford Shaw introduced legislation for San Bernardino-Riverside State College . In 1961 the Legislature appropriated the funds to purchase a site for the college. In July of 1962 the Legislature took out a

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TBT (Throwback Thursday) Dr. Ralph Petrucci – CSCSB’s First Natural Sciences Division Chairman

In an oral history interview, Dean Ralph Petrucci told us about his first meeting with John Pfau. President Pfau went to Western Reserve University in Cleveland Ohio, where Ralph was working, to interview him.  Dr. Petrucci showed President Pfau around

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“Early Days of CSUSB…”

The John M. Pfau Library presents: “Early Days of CSUSB…” Panel Presentations: Professor Kenneth Mantei and Professor Robert Blackey Time: Noon-1p.m. Date: Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 Location: PL-4005 Complimentary parking available; see kiosk Robert Blackey (Ph.D., New York University, 1968) has been teaching

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Academic Integrity Awareness Week

On behalf of the CSUSB Academic Integrity Awareness Team, in conjunction with the 50th Anniversary celebrations, I am pleased to announce this year’s calendar of events for our Second Annual Academic Integrity Awareness Week at the Palm Desert Campus.  The

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TBT (Throwback Thursday): John M. Pfau – CSUSB’s first president!

  On January 19, 1962, The California State College Board of Trustees selected John M. Pfau, Chair of the Social Sciences Division at Sonoma State College, as the first President of San Bernardino-Riverside State College. In a 1980 oral history

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