CSUSM NewsCenter

2019
August
15,
2019
| 08:26 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received a grant of almost $2 million from the National Science Foundation to conduct research that will help increase the number of students graduating with college degrees in STEM disciplines.  The grant of $1.9 million ...
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August
14,
2019
| 08:25 PM America/Los_Angeles
Established in 2011, the Student Philanthropy Council (SPC) is a committee of students dedicated to growing the culture of giving on campus and raising money for the Student Philanthropy Fund. We are currently recruiting members for the council. To l...
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July
31,
2019
| 06:45 PM America/Los_Angeles
Kellogg Library floors 3-5 will be closed to the public Wednesday, Aug. 14 for an employee professional development day. Floors 1-2 will remain open during the building’s regularly scheduled hours of 8 a.m.-5 p.m., including the IITS Help Desk, first...
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July
31,
2019
| 06:38 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Office of Undergraduate Studies is thrilled to announce we are putting the “M” back in STEM! This fall the Math Lab and STEM SSC will unify as the STEM Success Center under the direction of the current math lab director, Jen Brich. From the ST...
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July
25,
2019
| 01:08 AM America/Los_Angeles
Say an earthquake has taken place in close proximity to the campus. The fire alarms have been activated, indicating the need to evacuate the building. What do you do? As a Cal State San Marcos Building Marshal, you will quickly sweep your assigned fl...
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July
25,
2019
| 12:08 AM America/Los_Angeles
Sent on behalf of Neal Hoss, Vice President, Finance & Administrative Services California law allows state employees to report waste, fraud, violations of law or health or safety threats, and to be free from retaliation for doing so. At the CSU...
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July
25,
2019
| 06:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Students in Cal State San Marcos’ Summer Scholars Program will present their work during the Summer Scholars Poster Showcase on Thursday, Aug. 8 from 9 a.m. to noon in the campus’ University Student Union Ballroom.  The event is free and open to t...
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July
24,
2019
| 01:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
A campus-wide building evacuation drill will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 14. The drill is in compliance with California State University Executive Order No. 1056, which requires each campus in the system to conduct a building evacuation dri...
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July
18,
2019
| 09:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
Members of the campus have been receiving a phishing email stating a “voicemail playback message” has been received. Please delete these emails and do not open the attachment, click the link or take any action. When the campus eventually gets the abi...
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July
17,
2019
| 06:53 PM America/Los_Angeles
Parking and Commuter Services is upgrading the electric vehicle charging stations on the first floor of the parking structure. We will be converting from Blink Charging to Chargepoint. While these upgrades are taking place, the electric vehicle ch...
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July
16,
2019
| 06:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has appointed Dr. Tom Olson as its new director of the School of Nursing.  Olson started in his position on July 8. He replaces Dr. Pamela Kohlbry, who served as the interim director for the past school year.  Olson comes t...
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July
15,
2019
| 08:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is a member of a new research team that will collaborate on research into the intersection of space science and human space exploration as part of NASA’s Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (SSERVI).  The CSUSM...
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June
26,
2019
| 07:05 PM America/Los_Angeles
Seeking families to host Chinese high school students, ages 15-16, from July 25-July 31 and/or July 26 to Aug. 1. Families are compensated $30 per night for each student and provided a $16 transportation stipend per day. Families provide breakfast & ...
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June
21,
2019
| 08:12 PM America/Los_Angeles
Sent on behalf of Dr. Geoffrey Gilmore, AVP Student Academic Support Services I am very excited to share with you the news that Major General Anthony Jackson, USMC (Retired) has accepted an offer to join the Student Affairs team, and the CSUSM com...
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June
20,
2019
| 06:40 PM America/Los_Angeles
The USU Dining Hall West Pavilion, Green Roof and East Pavilion will be reserved for dining events throughout the summer. Most notably, June 27 through June 30, Jack and Jill of America will be on campus with over 500 attendees. Dining space will be ...
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June
13,
2019
| 12:37 AM America/Los_Angeles
Nearly one out of 10 US adults over the age of 18 currently take antidepressant medication, which can also treat other conditions such as anxiety. Combining pharmaceutical treatment with exercise may yield even greater benefits than using drugs alone...
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June
12,
2019
| 11:44 PM America/Los_Angeles
Update: Beginning Monday, July 1, Jazzman's will be closed until Aug. 5. Starbucks, Coffee Cart, and Panda Express will continue to be open during their posted hours. Hours for all campus retail dining can be found on the CSUSM Corporation Dining ...
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June
12,
2019
| 10:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
The last day to submit deposits to the Cashier's Office is June 28 at noon. Any deposits made after this time will be posted to the 19/20 fiscal year. If you have any questions, please contact the Cashier's Office at 760-750-4490.  ...
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June
10,
2019
| 06:47 PM America/Los_Angeles
The CSU Institute for Palliative Care is now the Shiley CSU Institute for Palliative Care, thanks to another generous gift from prominent philanthropist Darlene Marcos Shiley.  Shiley announced during Cal State San Marcos’ annual fundraising gala ...
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June
07,
2019
| 09:02 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Division of Student Affairs is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Betina Scott as the interim director of ACE Scholars Services effective June 15. Dr. Scott serves as a full-time lecturer in the CSUSM Department of Social Work and has ove...
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June
05,
2019
| 02:11 AM America/Los_Angeles
Student Life, a unit of the Division of Student Affairs, is pleased to announce that Mr. John Rawlins III has been appointed as the associate director for the Black Student Center effective July 1. The mission of the Black Student Center is to pro...
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June
03,
2019
| 02:18 AM America/Los_Angeles
Seeking men and women between the ages of 18 and 50 to take part in an exercise study. It is four separate sessions over a three-week period. You will be paid $70 upon study completion. Please contact Dr. Todd A. Astorino at astorino@csusm.edu for mo...
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June
03,
2019
| 02:11 AM America/Los_Angeles
The last day to submit petty cash vouchers for reimbursement to the Cashier's Office is June 14 by 4:30 p.m. The Cashier's Office will begin disbursing petty cash again after July 1. If you have any questions, please contact the Cashier's Office at 7...
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June
03,
2019
| 09:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
Christine Lee Outreach and Communication Liaison Community Engagement Patricia Rojas de Munoz Custodian Facilities Development, Management & Administration Please take a moment to congratulate these outstanding employees. ...
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June
03,
2019
| 09:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
Sedentary women who are Caucasian or Hispanic-Latina are needed to take part in a five-week exercise training study sponsored by the Department of Kinesiology. Sessions are held three days per week in Academic Hall 113 at the same time of day and las...
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May
30,
2019
| 12:35 AM America/Los_Angeles
Telephone Services has started the migration to a new campus phone system. This phased project will be completed over the next three years. In order to minimize the impact, we must make some changes to the functionality of our existing phone system. ...
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May
29,
2019
| 11:45 PM America/Los_Angeles
Ensure proximity parking through the summer! All carpool parking permits are valid in the reserved proximity carpool parking spaces in the general lots. Carpool permits will be available for the summer 2019 semester. Permits go on sale Monday, May...
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May
22,
2019
| 09:49 PM America/Los_Angeles
All offices in the Division of Student Affairs will be closed on June 4 from noon until 2 p.m. for a divisional event. We will reopen for regular business hours immediately following the event. ...
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May
21,
2019
| 01:37 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Office of Graduate Studies and Research is pleased to announce that Dr. Michael McDuffie has been appointed Faculty Director of the Institute for Palliative Care at CSUSM, effective July 1st, 2019. Dr. McDuffie succeeds the founding Faculty Direc...
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May
21,
2019
| 01:34 AM America/Los_Angeles
On June 7 the USU Activity Center will resume its summer hours for discount Regal movie ticket sales. Tickets are $9.00 each with a purchase limit of 10 per person per day. The Activity Center is located on the 4th floor of the USU and will be open f...
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