IRLC Update: Researching Mexican mobility

Rosalba Rocha participated in the 2015 Interdisciplinary Research Learning Community. In this piece from CI’s Channel Magazine, she discusses her research with Professor Luis Sánchez. By Rosalba Rocha, ’16  Sociology Last year I was given the opportunity to work on research with Assistant Professor of Sociology Luis A. Sanchez. My research project examines social and….

We Are the Channel Islands

The Channel Islands are more than a namesake for our campus. They are a living laboratory. CI has a partnership with the National Park Service allowing CI to maintain a research station on the island, providing access for our faculty and students to engage in research. A recent faculty-mentored student research project, conducted by Senior Anthropology major….

Highlighting the Impact of Student Research at CI

Student research is integral to the student-centered education we seek to realize at Channel Islands. Studies demonstrate that student research improves retention and raises graduation rates, and helps to close achievement gaps. Student research promotes “deep learning” among students, preparing them with the critical thinking skills needed for success in life and career. Featuring CI….

Voices of Student Research

Voices of Student Research

Interested in getting involved in research at CI? Hear what students from our Interdisciplinary Research Learning Community have to say about how research is different from the typical classroom experience.   by