CSUSM NewsCenter (Science)

2017
December
04,
2017
It’s all about teamwork. That’s the message in the partnership between the Computer Science & Information Systems Department at Cal State San Marcos and Hunter Industries. ...
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July
31,
2017
Julie Jameson knows the importance of Cal State San Marcos’ STEM Summer Scholars Program for students. Jameson, an associate professor of biology at CSUSM, and fellow biology professor Betsy Read direct the program, which provides students an oppo...
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July
19,
2017
“Cal State San Marcos is providing a center for learning and discovery in North San Diego County while strongly serving the region.” -- Dr. Casey Mueller Dr. Casey Mueller has been intrigued with animals since she was a little girl growing up o...
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February
21,
2017
STEM In Your Backyard: Vista Village returns with the third annual installment on Sunday, March 5. The biannual family-friendly event is hosted by Cal State San Marcos’ College of Science and Mathematics in partnership with Wavelength Brewery and ...
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February
20,
2017
There is something for everyone at the annual Super STEM Saturday event on March 11 at Cal State San Marcos. Held in partnership by The Classical Academies and CSUSM, Super STEM Saturday draws more than 8,000 science enthusiasts each year. The pop...
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February
08,
2017
San Marcos, CA – Build and launch a rocket, play Frisbee with a robot, or become a DNA detective. These are just a few of the nearly 100 hands-on, interactive activities and demonstrations that will engage thousands of attendees on Saturday, March 11...
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January
30,
2017
An engineering feasibility study conducted on behalf of Cal State San Marcos in 2015 confirmed what the University has believed – it’s a much-needed program in the region. While there are other engineering programs in Southern California, the stud...
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2016
November
07,
2016
Denise Garcia can remember a time when she had to work to get faculty to participate in an open house for the North San Diego County Bridges to the Future Program. But, as a recent open house showed, those days are long in the past. Nearly two ...
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August
04,
2016
Julie Jameson sees firsthand the benefits students receive from participating in Cal State San Marcos’ STEM Summer Scholars Program. Jameson, an assistant professor of biology at CSUSM, and fellow biology professor Betsy Read direct the program, w...
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2015
March
19,
2015
Interactive demonstrations and hands-on science activities including rocket launches, build-a-robot stations, a magic show and animal encounters engaged more than 5,000 science enthusiasts of all ages at Super STEM Saturday on March 14. ...
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February
26,
2015
Over 100 interactive demonstrations and hands-on science activities including rocket launches, build-a-robot stations, a magic show, animal encounters and scientist chats will engage thousands of attendees on Saturday, March 14 at the annual science ...
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2014
June
25,
2014
A classroom in Science Hall 2 underwent a major renovation that transformed the space into new laboratories to benefit undergraduate learning and faculty research in physics, thanks to a $60,000 gift from Hunter Industries.Applied physics is one of t...
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February
26,
2014
Researchers at Ohio University in collaboration with European colleagues have named a new group of red algae Sheathia after CSUSM professor Dr. Bob Sheath, an aquatic biologist and one of the preeminent experts on North American freshwater algae. The...
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2013
November
23,
2013
The Society for Neuroscience (SfN) has presented the Award for Education in Neuroscience to Keith A. Trujillo, Ph.D., of California State University San Marcos (CSUSM). The prize, which includes $5,000, recognizes individuals who have made outstandin...
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November
05,
2013
A career in science was just about the last thing on Rhianna Rodea's mind when she graduated from high school. It wasn't until she took an introductory chemistry class during her sophomore year at CSUSM that she discovered her true passion and began ...
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