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CSUSM NewsCenter (Community)

2021
September
15,
2021
| 11:21 AM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos emerges from the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, President Ellen Neufeldt will deliver her annual Report to the Community on Thursday, Sept. 30, stressing the university’s role as a powerful engine for good.  More t...
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September
01,
2021
| 11:39 AM America/Los_Angeles
Thirty two years ago, on Sept. 1, 1989, California Governor George Deukmejian signed into law Senate Bill 365, officially establishing California State University San Marcos.CSUSM’s founding ushered in an era of higher education in the United States,...
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August
27,
2021
| 12:11 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos expects to welcome more than 16,000 students Monday as it kicks off a fall semester that sees students, faculty and staff largely returning to campus after a year spent learning and working primarily virtually because of the COVI...
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August
27,
2021
| 10:17 AM America/Los_Angeles
In many districts across California, high school students are required to perform a certain amount of community service hours.Those students often arrive at college with neither the time, desire nor readily available resources to give back to their c...
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August
09,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
An appearance by the award-winning performance group Black Took Collective highlights the fall lineup of the longstanding Arts & Lectures series at Cal State San Marcos.  Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the series will be presented in a virtual ...
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August
03,
2021
| 08:43 AM America/Los_Angeles
The County of San Diego is resuming free COVID testing at Cal State San Marcos beginning Tuesday, Aug. 3, from a new on-campus site in lower parking lot B off Craven Road. The walk-up testing site is open to the public and no appointment is needed.Th...
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July
27,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos was taking small, tentative steps toward repopulating campus on a limited basis last fall, it faced a problem: Social distancing is really hard to manage on an elevator.In concert with state and local public health officials...
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June
17,
2021
| 12:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Godfrey Gibbison joined Cal State San Marcos as the new dean of Extended Learning and Global Programs on Jan. 18. Most recently, he served as the interim dean of the Graduate School at the College of Charleston in South Carolina.Born and raised in Ja...
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May
13,
2021
| 16:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt announced the appointment of Jessica Berger as the university’s next vice president of University Advancement and executive director of the CSUSM Foundation.Berger currently serves as assistant vice presi...
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May
07,
2021
| 11:20 AM America/Los_Angeles
In celebration of National Nurses Month, the California State University Shiley Institute for Palliative Care is offering its online What Every Nurse Needs to Know About Palliative Care course free through May 31.The one-hour self-paced course gives ...
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May
04,
2021
| 08:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Elena...
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April
13,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
When the spring semester began in late January, it seemed as if the stars had finally aligned for Cal State San Marcos to send its nursing students back into the community for their badly needed clinical rotations.Some were scheduled to be stationed ...
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April
08,
2021
| 13:19 PM America/Los_Angeles
In normal times, the César Chávez Day of Service is a day for Cal State San Marcos students, faculty and staff to use March 31 – which is a holiday for all California State University campuses – as an opportunity to get out and serve the community in...
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April
05,
2021
| 12:27 PM America/Los_Angeles
Scott MacDonald remembers what it was like trying to pay for college.Money was tight when MacDonald was being raised by a single mother in Illinois, so he paid for his education through a combination of earnings from a factory job and financial aid, ...
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March
30,
2021
| 13:18 PM America/Los_Angeles
Since he became eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine as part of Phase 1B in late February, Adam White has been trying in vain to book an appointment for his first shot.So when the Cal State San Marcos police officer got an email on March 19 infor...
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March
30,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Elinn...
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March
09,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The upcoming summer session at California State University San Marcos offers more than 180 online courses to CSUSM students as well as students from other universities and individuals in the community. In addition, a popular summer payment plan is be...
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March
03,
2021
| 07:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team composed mostly of current and former Cal State San Marcos students is one of only four groups nationwide to win contract funding from the National Security Innovation Network, which helps solve problems for the U.S. Department of Defense. The...
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February
26,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has earned a STARS Gold Rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).STARS is the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating Sys...
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February
25,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Paul Ecke III awoke on New Year’s Day eight years ago facing the most daunting of resolutions: the house project to end all house projects.On the final day of 2012, Ecke had completed the sale of his family’s storied Encinitas ranch to the Leichtag F...
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February
15,
2021
| 12:28 PM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Chad ...
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February
12,
2021
| 10:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Twenty-five years ago, Cal State San Marcos was a four-building campus full of bright-eyed optimists with individual paths but the common goal of making it a home of inclusion, a place for caring, a community of learning and inspiration.Sharon Hamill...
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February
10,
2021
| 07:58 AM America/Los_Angeles
Not long after arriving at Cal State San Marcos in the summer of 2019 as the university’s fourth president, Ellen Neufeldt kicked off her Listening and Learning Tour.It was Neufeldt’s way of combing a then-unfamiliar campus and discovering the many p...
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February
04,
2021
| 11:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Javier Guerrero, the president and CEO of Coastal Roots Farm in Encinitas, was honored with the 2021 Fran Aleshire Leadership Award for his outstanding leadership and regional involvement during Cal State San Marcos’ annual Report to the Community on...
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January
29,
2021
| 13:11 PM America/Los_Angeles
Editor's note: The vaccination super station at CSUSM is closed as of June 23, 2021. Please visit the county's website to make a vaccination appointment or to find a vaccination location. Cal State San Marcos is the site of a new COVID-19 vaccination...
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January
27,
2021
| 13:16 PM America/Los_Angeles
The coronavirus pandemic has spared few victims as it has rampaged across the United States over the past 10 months, but it has had a particularly deleterious impact on the Latinx community.According to a prominent report by the American Medical Asso...
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January
21,
2021
| 08:14 AM America/Los_Angeles
As the Cal State San Marcos campus remains closed because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Arts & Lectures series will be presented in a virtual format this spring for the second semester in a row.  The longstanding series at CSUSM will offer a virtu...
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2020
December
22,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/Los_Angeles
M.J. Lee already was struggling acutely with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic as the fall semester at Cal State San Marcos drew to a close.It was hard enough for Lee to juggle a heavy class load in biological sciences as she felt the pressure ...
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December
16,
2020
| 16:49 PM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues.Know s...
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December
08,
2020
| 12:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
The summer before the start of their freshman year at Cal State San Marcos, while many of their peers are going on vacations or relaxing at the beach, a group of students takes an immersive six-week course that prepares them for the rigors of college...
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