Crime and Justice in the Borderlands

Crime and Justice in the Borderlands

Students get a front-row seat to the operational realities and impact that national policies have on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.

The Making of 'Frankenstein'

The Making of 'Frankenstein'

It begins with two women at the helm. Bringing “Frankenstein” to life was Mary Shelley’s idea. Bringing it to Cal State Fullerton’s Young Theatre was Maria Cominis’.

The Resistance Movement

The Resistance Movement

Studying bacteria's dangerous evolution

In the Pink

In the Pink

It didn’t start with a roar but with a quiet “woo-hoo.”

Ethiopia Tourism: Poised for Success

Ethiopia Tourism: Poised for Success

“Visitors coming into Ethiopia will have a very unique experience — there is no comparison," says Solomon Tadesse, CEO of the Ethiopian Tourism Organization.

From the Concierge

From the Concierge

Secrets from the world's ultimate insiders

Man on a Mission

Man on a Mission

Fram Virjee becomes president of Cal State Fullerton.

Titan: Winter/Spring 2017

Titan: Winter/Spring 2017

Editorial management of California State University, Fullerton's magazine

When Worlds Collide

When Worlds Collide

The University Archives and Special Collections' science fiction holdings at CSUF are legendary, with Ray Bradbury's manuscript of "Fahrenheit 451," a generous pulp collection and original documents by Philip K. Dick and Frank Herbert among the prized possessions.

Desert Paradise

Desert Paradise

Los Cabos section of Hilton Moments

Cherry on Top: Alumnus Shares Show B

Cherry on Top: Alumnus Shares Show B

"Show business is a glass dome," says "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry. "You have to find your way in. My door was writing."

Celebrate Life in Puerto Rico

Celebrate Life in Puerto Rico

Editorial work for in-room publication of Hilton properties in the Caribbean and Latin America

From Herzliya With Love

From Herzliya With Love

Eran Margalit is “as local it gets.” The concierge began working as a bellman at The Ritz-Carlton, Herzliya three weeks before it opened, was promoted to concierge almost immediately, and never looked back.

From Pirates to Hoteliers

From Pirates to Hoteliers

Editorial management of custom anniversary book for the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association

When Storytelling Came to Life

When Storytelling Came to Life

Almost 30 years ago, three gung-ho professors banded together to bring animation to Cal State Fullerton's College of the Arts.

The Science of Slapstick

The Science of Slapstick

Students train to tickle the funny bone.

Discovering Piedmont

Discovering Piedmont

“Tuscany, watch out.” That’s the message coming out of Piedmont this fall, akin to a gentle slap on the cheek with a velvet glove.

Spain's Basque Country

Spain's Basque Country

Leaving behind notions of sangria, flamenco and other stereotypes of southern Spain in the dust, Basque Country is finally getting its due.

Behind the Music

Behind the Music

When the genius whose music kept you away from the ocean for much of your life calls, you answer.

Postcard From Mozambique

Postcard From Mozambique

Don’t tell the world, but we’ve found the precise spot where the striped, multicolored and glow-in-the-dark fish you’ve seen in the best aquariums all mingle.

Istanbul: European Capital of Cultur

Istanbul: European Capital of Cultur

If the weather cooperates, it might be around that time of year when thousands of tulips indigenous to Turkey — not to the Netherlands as commonly thought — begin to blossom.

Baja Airventures

Baja Airventures

Three tiny planes pick us up at Brown Field Municipal Airport in San Diego. Our pilots are well trained and sun-kissed, and will also act as our guides and activities counselors in the coming week. These triple threats will make sure our journey into the middle of Baja’s nowhere comes with all the excitement that “nowhere” has in store.

Study Abroad, Walls That Unite

Study Abroad, Walls That Unite

“When I saw the murals, it gave me the opportunity to see the true face of Mexico.”

Laverne Cox Wows Titans

Laverne Cox Wows Titans

When Cox was in third grade, an instant fascination with a hand-held paper fan, put to good use, led to her teacher calling her mother. She ended up in a therapist's office, who asked her if she knew the difference between a boy and a girl. In what she calls a third grader's "infinite wisdom," Cox replied, "There is no difference."

2015 Visit Los Cabos

2015 Visit Los Cabos

Shopping, Real Estate, Celebrities sections

Deception Detectives

Deception Detectives

Psychologists find a link between a full bladder and effective lying.

Onboard Review: Avalon Creativity

Onboard Review: Avalon Creativity

“You can do anything you want. You’re on vacation.”

Downtown L.A. in the Thick of Things

Downtown L.A. in the Thick of Things

You know you’ve left Rodeo Drive when you see a cluster of people huddled around a wooden crate, waving money in the air and pointing to one of three bottle caps that may or may not hide a pea-sized marble. A peppy version of the classic shell game is underway not far from the 90-year-old Orpheum Theatre, where an 11-year-old Judy Garland performed vaudeville a few years before wearing ruby slippers...

A Love Affair With La Paz

A Love Affair With La Paz

Our crush on Baja, still unabated, keeps inching closer to an obsession … but a healthy one.

Racial Bias and the Legal System

Racial Bias and the Legal System

Is aversive racism a factor in death penalty decisions? This is what Russ Espinoza, associate professor of psychology at Cal State Fullerton, and Cynthia Willis-Esqueda, professor of psychology and ethnic studies at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, sought to determine last year.

Morelia and Beyond

Morelia and Beyond

If you didn’t know better you’d swear you were in Madrid, had Mexicans turned the tables and taken over the Spanish capital. Strolling musicians charm cafe-goers with both modern and traditional sounds, as waiters hustle to bring you that delectable cup of coffee or naranjada—orange juice with sparkling mineral water. A well preserved historical center spanning more than four centuries buzzes with activity as little boys run to a soccer game, quinceañeras in poofy dresses...