CEIS at Cal Poly Pomona-logo

CEIS at Cal Poly Pomona

Education Podcasts

This is a show about new trends and innovations in the field of education featuring Cal Poly Pomona (CPP) faculty.

This is a show about new trends and innovations in the field of education featuring Cal Poly Pomona (CPP) faculty.


United States


This is a show about new trends and innovations in the field of education featuring Cal Poly Pomona (CPP) faculty.








CEIS Podcast 40 - Disability Studies

Liberal Studies lecturer Rodney Hume-Dawson discusses the field of disability studies and his efforts as a disability rights advocate


CEIS Podcast 39 - Credential Program

Dean Jeff Passe speaks with Jeanne Reynaga about what every student should know before becoming a credentialed teacher.


CEIS Podcast 38 - Ethnic and Women's Studies

Cal Poly Pomona students Martin Rios and Amalia Gonzalez-Santana discuss an Ethnic and Women’s Studies course taught by lecturer Dennis Lopez on Chicano/Latino contemporary issues.


CEIS Podcast 37 - Early Childhood Studies

Assistant Professor Eden Haywood-Bird discusses new trends in the field of early childhood education while Cal Poly Pomona students Edmundo Perez and Brianna Izabal share how they developed a passion for working with young children.


CEIS Podcast 36 - Combined Credential and Master’s Program

Professor and Graduate Coordinator Richard Navarro discusses a new combined teaching credential and master’s degree program offered by the College of Education and Integrative Studies. He also talks about potential legislation that could impact early childhood education and ethnic studies courses taught in high schools across California.


CEIS Podcast 35 - DACA

Assistant Professor Alvaro Huerta discusses current immigration policy issues and how he contributes to creating a welcoming environment for undocumented students at Cal Poly Pomona.


CEIS Podcast 34 - Liberal Studies

Assistant Professor Jeff Roy shares his research of music and dance among India’s third gender community and Cal Poly Pomona students Joanna Flores, Francisco Martinez and Jordin Veazie discuss the benefits of taking his course on arts integration for K-12 teachers.


CEIS Podcast 33 - Service-Learning (Food Insecurity)

Assistant Professor Estela Ballon presents findings of her study on Latina women earning doctorate degrees and Cal Poly Pomona students Sarah Plazola and Emma Ho’o explain how service-learning has enriched their college experience.


CEIS Podcast 32 - Single Subject Credential Program

Graduates of CEIS’s single subject credential program reflect on the most important lessons they’ve learned. Educators Roxanne Gonzalez-Onofre and Jeanette El Rai are joined by Assistant Professor David Neumann.


CEIS Podcast 31 - ITEP Program

CEIS student Allison Greene and Assistant Professor Joanne Van Boxtel provide an overview of a new four year program that allows students to earn both their teaching credential and bachelor’s degree in special education.


CEIS Podcast 30 - IGE Upper Division

Cal Poly Pomona students Maria Armayin, Ileana Montes and Trejon Hollins discuss two Interdisciplinary General Education courses taught by lecturer Rosanne Welch that explore the technological history of the United States and examine issues of gender in horror films.


CEIS Podcast 29 - Service-Learning

CEIS students Camryn Hamm and Jennette Ramirez along with Assistant Professors Teresa Lloro-Bidart and Analena Hope Hassberg discuss how CPP’s community engagement emphasis has enabled them to work with local food justice organizations to meet basic needs and increase access to healthier foods in Pomona and surrounding communities.


CEIS Podcast 28 - IGE Program

Cal Poly Pomona students Kevin Li, Audrey Murray and Aliya Simjee explain the Interdisciplinary General Education program, showing how it has broadened their perspectives, helped them cultivate new friendships and further develop important life skills.


CEIS Podcast 27 - Ed Leadership Doctoral Program

Educational leaders Adriana Gonzalez, Dayna Mitchell and Robert Sortino discuss how being a doctoral student is one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences of one’s career.


CEIS Podcast 26 - SEEDS

CEIS students Elizabeth Mason and Arturo Basurto along with Assistant Professor Heather Wizikowski discuss the challenges and opportunities in meeting the needs of students with disabilities. They also describe the Special Educators of Excellence in Diverse Settings (SEEDS) program, which offers full-tuition scholarships to assist qualified students in earning both their credential and master’s degree in special education.


CEIS Podcast 25 - Dr. Anita Jain

Associate Professor Anita Jain from the Department of Ethnic & Women's Studies shares details of her work with imprisoned women in Chino. She also discusses how she addresses issues of race, class and gender in her courses.


CEIS Podcast 24 - Dr. Alvaro Huerta

Assistant Professor Alvaro Huerta from the Department of Ethnic & Women’s Studies discusses the connections between urban planning and immigration issues and describes the unique journey that led him to become a professor in two different colleges at CPP. Click here to access his podcast.


CEIS Podcast 23 - Dr. Teresa Lloro-Bidart

Assistant Professor Teresa Lloro-Bidart from the Department of Liberal Studies shares findings from her ethnographic studies on how animals are utilized in educational programs in aquariums and zoos. She also discusses how she incorporates community projects in her courses on social and ecological justice.


CEIS Podcast 22 - Dr. Gilbert Cadena

Professor Gilbert Cadena from the Department of Ethnic & Women’s Studies shares the history and meaning of Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, and how he incorporates the annual celebration as a community service project in his service learning courses. He also discusses his studies of labor leader and civil rights activist, César E. Chávez.


CEIS Podcast 21 - Dr. Jocelyn Pacleb

Professor Jocelyn Pacleb from the Department of Ethnic & Women Studies shares insights from her courses on contemporary Asian Pacific Islanders, Filipina/o Americans, militarism and immigration. She also provides an overview of her journey toward becoming an ethnic studies educator.