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CSUSM NewsCenter (Students)

2021
December
01,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos again stands among the national leaders in the social mobility of its graduates, according to new rankings by the online publication CollegeNET.  CSUSM ranks 32nd nationally out of more than 1,500 schools measured in the eighth a...
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November
18,
2021
| 09:39 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Student Poster Showcase annually promotes the success of student research and creativity at Cal State San Marcos, and the fall 2021 event was no exception. The event, held Nov. 9 outside of the University Student Union, provided a valuable learni...
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November
16,
2021
| 09:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Noemi Ramirez discovered a passion for the stock market through a high school competition in which she helped her school take second place.Ramirez planned to continue working toward a career that allowed her to pursue that interest after enrolling at...
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November
15,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Having grown up in Korea, Michelle Kang set out to make the most of her college experience upon her arrival at Cal State San Marcos.She began as a kinesiology major, hoping to work as a trainer or physical education teacher.She got involved on campus...
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November
12,
2021
| 16:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
In response to the ongoing urgent need to support students experiencing food insecurity during the pandemic, the Cougar Pantry at Cal State San Marcos has moved into a larger space that will enable it to offer expanded services. Associated Students, ...
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November
12,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As a student of criminology and justice studies at CSUSM, Jordyn Young was immediately captivated by the study of people, cultures and human dynamics.“I love studying about humanity,” said Young about the CSUSM program. “Learning about the potential ...
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November
05,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Roxanne Dominguez set her sights on becoming a speech-language pathologist in a medical facility, she knew the setting would be competitive. Turns out, it was so competitive that she needed to move nine hours away from everyone and everything sh...
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November
03,
2021
| 10:06 AM America/Los_Angeles
Growing up in San Marcos, Lesly Rodriguez’s family didn’t have a lot of money.Her parents worked a lot. Often, that not only meant making sacrifices, but also less time for her family to spend together.But as an elementary school student, Rodriguez d...
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October
26,
2021
| 14:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Globe for All Tour, presented by The Old Globe theater, visits Cal State San Marcos on Nov. 2 for a free performance of “Shakespeare: Call and Response.” The event is at 4 p.m. at the University Student Union. No tickets or registration are neede...
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October
22,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Like many Americans, Kiora Ridgeway took to the streets after the murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer in May 2020.The Cal State San Marcos sociology student and volleyball player was in her hometown of Portland at the time, having ...
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October
21,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
New Student & Family Programs is accepting applications for Orientation Team (O-Team) for the spring 2022 semester. The application priority deadline is Nov. 1.O-Team members are responsible for welcoming new students and their families to the CSUSM ...
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October
20,
2021
| 09:59 AM America/Los_Angeles
Ashley Gallardo never could have imagined a career in speech-language pathology when she moved to Southern California from Guam to pursue higher education.Gallardo attended Long Beach City College before transferring to Cal State Fullerton to study c...
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October
13,
2021
| 11:23 AM America/Los_Angeles
Associated Students, Inc., is celebrating its 30th anniversary throughout the 2021-22 academic year with numerous events to reminisce, enjoy moments together in the present and look toward the future. ASI invites alumni, current students, faculty, st...
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October
08,
2021
| 11:18 AM America/Los_Angeles
The upcoming Winter Intersession at Cal State San Marcos offers a wide range of online and hybrid courses with a compressed timeline to the community. These courses enable individuals to accelerate their progress toward a degree by earning as many as...
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October
05,
2021
| 08:53 AM America/Los_Angeles
Everyone arrives on campus at Cal State San Marcos having taken a unique journey to get here.Whether it’s a straight path or the road less traveled, every Cougar has their own set of challenges in getting to campus.And then there’s Ivan Gonzalez.As a...
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October
04,
2021
| 10:09 AM America/Los_Angeles
October is recognized across the country as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It was first observed in 1987 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and two years later was officially designated as such by Congress. It’s a way to connect...
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October
04,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The end of the semester last spring was always going to be a challenge for Ruby Reyes. The Cal State San Marcos student had to juggle final exams and projects in her human development classes with her job working in the DREAMer Resource Office and se...
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September
22,
2021
| 14:05 PM America/Los_Angeles
Kevin Hines, an author and documentary filmmaker, will speak about mental well-being and suicide prevention in an event hosted by Student Health and Counseling Services.Hines’ webinar is at 1 p.m. on Sept. 29. The event is free for CSUSM students, fa...
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September
16,
2021
| 09:22 AM America/Los_Angeles
Relive the fun and some of the memorable moments from the first two weeks of the fall semester as students reconnected on campus. Don't miss the next event; visit the university calendar to browse upcoming happenings.This video was produced by Anthon...
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September
13,
2021
| 14:18 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos student Ivan Gonzalez has been selected as the campus’ recipient of the 2021 Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement, the California State University’s highest recognition of student accomplishment.  Students are selected for...
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September
08,
2021
| 16:47 PM America/Los_Angeles
Like many Americans, Armando Manzo remembers the smallest details of where he was and what he was doing on the morning when terrorists steered two jet planes into the Twin Towers.He was a high school sophomore in Chicago. It was Art 2 class with Miss...
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September
01,
2021
| 10:59 AM America/Los_Angeles
An innovative program at Cal State San Marcos that helps student veterans discover careers in sustainable energy has received a grant of $6 million from the U.S. Department of Defense.  The grant to Veterans to Energy Careers (VTEC) from the Office o...
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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
25,
2021
| 09:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received national recognition for the innovative student coaching program that it launched last year, partly in response to the coronavirus pandemic.  CSUSM has been selected to receive the 2021 AASCU Excellence and Innovatio...
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August
17,
2021
| 11:25 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is doing its part to help bridge the digital divide that has been exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic.  CSUSM is one of eight campuses participating in a California State University initiative called CSUCCESS (California Stat...
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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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July
01,
2021
| 11:25 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos students will be returning to campus en masse in a couple of months, and prominent among them will be four individuals who are especially ready for an in-person school year. Not only did the COVID-19 pandemic dictate a shift to v...
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May
27,
2021
| 13:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
It was an action-packed weekend of celebration at Cal State San Marcos.More than 3,000 graduates were in attendance last Saturday and Sunday as CSUSM welcomed back in-person commencement for the first time in two years. The university hosted three ce...
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