Orange County Register
Sociology Lecturer Committed to Coaching Wrestling
June 26, 2015
Former Cal State Fullerton wrestler Ivan Sanchez, 27, knows the campus well.
These days, in addition to his work as a youth wrestling coach, he's a part-time sociology lecturer at CSUF.
He's always had an interest in sociology, graduating from CSUF with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology in 2010 and a Master of Arts in 2012. He began his teaching career at age 24 at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut. In 2013, he become a Titan once again as an adjunct lecturer. He continues to teach at Mt. SAC as well as Orange Coast College.
Sanchez said he always had an interest in analyzing society, social relationships and equality as a whole. His interest in people and the study of why people do the things they do led him into sociology.
"I would absorb everything my teachers would tell me," said Sanchez, "And absorb everything I read so quickly." Continue reading.