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Women's Studies Allison Carr (760)750-4337
Visual & Performing Arts Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Speech-Language Pathology Toni Olivas (760)750-4333
Spanish Toni Olivas (760)750-4333
Sociology Allison Carr (760)750-4337
Science Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Psychology Yvonne Meulemans (760)750-4375
Political Science Allison Carr (760)750-4337
Physics Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Philosophy Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Music Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Modern Languages Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Mathematics Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Mass Media Allison Carr (760)750-4337
Literature and Writing Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Linguistics Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Liberal Studies Melanie Chu (760)750-4378
Interdisciplinary Melanie Chu (760)750-4378
History Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Government Information & Law Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Government Documents Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Global Studies Allison Carr (760)750-4337
Geography Melanie Chu (760)750-4378
Film Studies Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Ethnic Studies Melanie Chu (760)750-4378
Education Toni Olivas (760)750-4333
Economics Ann Fiegen (760)750-4365
Dance Judith Downie (760)750-4374
Criminology Allison Carr (760)750-4337
Computer Science Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Communication Allison Carr (760)750-4337
Chemistry Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Business Ann Fiegen (760)750-4365
Border Regional Studies Melanie Chu (760)750-4378
Biotechnology Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Biology Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Biochemistry Talitha Matlin (760)750-4342
Anthropology Melanie Chu (760)750-4378