Robert (Erik) Bruce

I have been teaching history since 2007 and practicing law since 1992 with my area of emphasis criminal defense. I have an undergraduate degree in history (UC Santa Barbara, BA) as well as graduate degrees in history (Sonoma State, MA; University of Texas, Ph.D.) and law (University of San Francisco, JD). I have lectured at the University of Texas, Sonoma State University, Santa Rosa Junior College and have been a member of the faculty at College of Marin for four years. 

Online Learning  Courses

History 100-History of the United States

Tips for Success in my Online Courses

The semester moves quickly so two words of advice: 1) have your books purchased before the start of the semester and 2) make sure to work through the material every week and not fall behind.

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