Dean’s 2018 Faculty Symposium
On Wednesday, November 07, 2018, four CoSS faculty—Professors Justin Rietz, Wendy
Rouse, Gordon Douglas, and Mary Currin-Percival—presented their research. View video.
New Professor and Chair of African American Studies
In August 2018 CoSS will welcome Theodorea Regina Berry, Ed.D. (National-Louis University,
2002) as Professor and Chair of the Department of African American Studies. Read more.
College of Social Sciences Ethnic Studies Collaborative
Mexican American Studies Associate Professor Magdalena Barrera will be the inaugural
Director of the new Ethnic Studies Collaborative. Read more.
New Faculty in Ethnic Studies
In August 2018 the College of Social Sciences will welcome new faculty in the fields
of African American Studies, Asian American Studies, and Mexican American Studies.
The Inaugural College of Social Sciences Commencement
On May 24, CoSS celebrated the achievements of this year's graduates. Two of three
SJSU-wide student awards from ceremonies for seven colleges went to to CoSS students.
Dean’s 2018 Graduate Student Symposium
Presentations by (left to right) Jacob Delgado, Jamie Marie Pilar, Veronica Haro,
Jeffrey Tseng, and Angela Iraheta represented the wide range of inquiries that social
scientists pursue. View video.