Jillian Beck


Alumni News – Fall 2019

Alumni News Alumni reminisce, celebrate Cal State LA By Jillian Beck With $750 in his pocket and one suitcase in hand, Isaac Larian, ’78, moved to the United States from Tehran, Iran, when he was 17 years old. He found work as a dishwasher by night, making $1.65 an...

Engineering a Life

Cover Story Engineering a Life  Alumnus Salvador Rojas built a robot while studying at Cal State LA. But his greatest invention came outside the lab. By Jillian Beck For a moment, Salvador Rojas glimpsed his future through a courthouse window. Inside the Edmund D....

Preparation Pays Off

Athletics Preparation pays off Cal State LA men’s soccer looks to continue success after repeat conference tournament crowns By Jillian Beck The game is scoreless with seven minutes left on the clock. As the sun dips behind Triton Soccer Stadium in La Jolla, an autumn...