CSUSM NewsCenter (NewsRelease)

2018
May
11,
2018
San Marcos, CA – More than 3,500 students are expected to graduate from California State University San Marcos this month, making the Class of 2018 the largest graduating class in CSUSM history. The University’s 27th annual commencement ceremonies ar...
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May
01,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking for its new Extended Learning building at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8. The project is a public-private partnership to build a 135,000 square foot, six-s...
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April
26,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Grease isn’t just the word, it’s the theme of California State University San Marcos’ annual black-tie gala on Saturday, June 2. Proceeds from the event support student scholarships. Hundreds of CSUSM friends and donors, regional ...
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April
23,
2018
High school girls from North County San Diego will present computer games they have designed as part of the CodeQueens Club, a 16-week afterschool program coordinated by Cal State San Marcos. Student mentors from CSUSM’s Computer Science Departmen...
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April
23,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos will award honorary degrees to Esther and Jan Stearns, Lydia Villa-Komaroff and Jimmy Wayne during commencement ceremonies May 18-19. The Stearns, generous supporters of CSUSM’s ACE Scholars Services program, ...
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April
19,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos visual and performing arts students will host an exhibition of their work at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 10. The exhibition, “Unrestrained: Unsubdued Creativity and the Processes of Making,” is free and open to...
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April
17,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos has earned the Military Friendly® School designation, receiving a Silver Award for scoring within 30 percent of the 10th-ranked organization. “We are delighted to once again be ranked in the ...
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March
28,
2018
California State University San Marcos will join a select group of colleges and universities in the world when it receives the prestigious designation of All-Steinway School in a ceremony on Monday, April 9. The All-Steinway celebration begins at ...
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March
12,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Six new members have been named to the California State University San Marcos Foundation Board, a focused, motivated team composed of community leaders, select faculty and other University representatives. Esther Calac-Heller sinc...
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March
08,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos is ranked 13th in the National Council for Home Safety and Security’s 2018 ranking of the Safest College Campuses in America. The National Council for Home Safety and Security created the ran...
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March
06,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Mary Baker, lecturer and director of the School of Nursing Student Healthcare Project at California State University San Marcos, was awarded the 2018 San Diego Business Journal Healthcare Heroes Award for the category of nurse. Th...
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February
22,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Author and consultant Ed Jenks will speak about the challenges of working with millennials – and how to harness their unlimited potential – as part of Cal State San Marcos’ Center for Leadership, Innovation, and Mentorship Building (...
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February
08,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes announced Thursday that Carlsbad-based global communications company Viasat, together with several employees, has invested $1.5 million to become the founding partner of the University’s en...
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February
05,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes will deliver her 14th annual Report to the Community on Thursday, Feb. 8. More than 600 individuals representing a broad cross section of regional business, nonprofit, education and gove...
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February
02,
2018
California State University San Marcos’ nursing program has been ranked 13th in the state by RegisteredNursing.org, which ranked the programs at 131 colleges and universities throughout California by assessing factors that represent how well a progra...
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January
29,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos Music and Arts Integration professor Merryl Goldberg has been recognized with the prestigious 2018 Wang Family Excellence Award in the category of Outstanding Faculty Teaching. The California St...
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January
22,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos is an economic engine that supports thousands of jobs by pumping more than $458 million into the region annually and boosting the future earning potential of its students, according to a comprehensive study based...
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January
08,
2018
California State University San Marcos received a record amount of applications during the priority application period, which concluded Nov. 30. For fall 2018, CSUSM received 17,369 applications from prospective first-time freshman, a 6 percent in...
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2017
December
06,
2017
San Marcos, CA – Chuck Matthews, director of the North Coastal and North Inland Regions for the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA), was honored with the Fran Aleshire Leadership Award for his outstanding leadership and region...
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2016
July
26,
2016
California State University San Marcos announced this month that its Master of Social Work (MSW) program has been granted accreditation by the Council on Social Work Education, the national accrediting body for social work higher education. Accred...
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June
17,
2016
Dr. Emmanuel Iyiegbuniwe, an educator with more than 25 years of experience in academic administration, teaching and research, has been appointed the first director for Public Health at California State University San Marcos. Iyiegbuniwe’s appointmen...
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2015
September
29,
2015
The vibrant culture, cuisine, dance and communities of Oaxaca, Mexico, will be celebrated at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) during the Guelaguetza Festival on Sunday, Oct. 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Forum Plaza and in the University ...
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September
04,
2015
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) welcomes acclaimed Native American artists James Luna and Sheila Tishla Skinner in ISHI: The Archive Performance on Saturday, September 12. The performance will begin at 5:45 p.m. in the Arts Building Ro...
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September
03,
2015
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has earned initial accreditation from the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) for the Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) p...
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SLP
February
12,
2015
Over the next decade, there will be a demand for nearly 100,000 new teachers, as California's population grows and one-third of the state's teachers near retirement. CSUSM's School of Education is ready to meet that demand, graduating enthusiastic ed...
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February
10,
2015
Akilah Green is a passionate student leader who hopes to inspire other Cougars to facilitate change and take action on campus. Green is in her fifth year at CSUSM and is majoring in Human Development. She is currently the president of the Black St...
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February
05,
2015
What: Official grand opening and dedication of the Jan and Esther Stearns Center for ACE Scholars, home to a one-of-a-kind program at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) that provides support to former foster youth pursuing their college d...
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2014
October
23,
2014
In recognition of the fact that Halloween is a high-risk drinking time, the Student Health & Counseling Services: HOPE & Wellness Center at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), along with other campus sponsors, will be putting on an alcoho...
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September
15,
2014
WHAT: The ACE Scholars Services program helps ambitious former foster youth earn a college degree at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) by providing an academic and personal support network while they are enrolled at the University. Count...
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July
02,
2014
Jacquelyn Kilpatrick, a respected professor and former associate vice chancellor for Academic Affairs at the University of Hawai’i, West O’ahu, has been named the founding director of the new School of Arts in the College of Humanities, Arts, Behavio...
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