Basemeh Rihan has been with the Department of Communication Studies at Mt. San Jacinto College, Menifee campus since 2008. She earned her M. A. in Communication Studies in 2008, with an emphasis in Intercultural Communication, from California State University, San Bernardino where she also teaches. Aside from teaching a variety of communication classes, she has developed curriculum, coordinated International Night, directed speech tournaments, and is a CSUSB faculty club advisor. Basemeh values her career and cherishes the time spent with her family and friends.