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CSUSM NewsCenter (TopStory)

2021
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
19,
2021
| 11:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Cal State San Marcos faculty has grown more diverse this semester. A new program at the university helped make it that way and will do its best to keep it that way. Seven new professors are on campus this fall as CSUSM has joined the ranks of uni...
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October
18,
2021
| 14:06 PM America/Los_Angeles
Marco Jacome had been working at Cal State San Marcos for a few months when he finally got to move into the recently completed Viasat Engineering Pavilion in December 2019.An instructional support technician for the engineering program, Jacome was ab...
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October
15,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Six CSUSM biology professors are among 78 CSU faculty members who received COVID-19 Research Recovery Microgrant Program awards from the California State University Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology (CSUPERB).CSUPERB announced the a...
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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
12,
2021
| 11:16 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fall 2021 (Re) Sounding Visions series includes five events featuring BIPOC artists, musicians and scholars whose work focuses on “unearthing invisibilized histories, calling attention to present injustices, and envisioning more equitable futures...
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October
08,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fourth Arts and Lectures event of the semester features a group of panelists from Chola Vida, an organization that supports former and active female gang members. The presentation, “Chola Vida: Homegirls Navigating the Barrio to Academia,” is at ...
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October
07,
2021
| 09:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The third Arts and Lectures event of the semester features award-winning writer Irene Sanchez, who will share her experiences as a high school Latinx studies teacher through poetry and testimony.Sanchez’s presentation, “Tell Them Where You're From: T...
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October
05,
2021
| 17:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt walked over to the University Student Union for her Report to the Community last week, the contrast from her previous address nearly eight months ago was striking.The campus was abuzz with activity, ...
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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
30,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The second Arts & Lectures event of the semester features four diverse speakers examining the parallels between local, regional and global voices and movements for social justice. The event, “Global Movements for Social Justice,” is at noon on Oct. 1...
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September
29,
2021
| 13:14 PM America/Los_Angeles
Adam Dodge, the co-founder of Ending Technology-Enabled Abuse (EndTAB), is the featured speaker for the first Arts & Lectures event of the fall semester.Dodge’s presentation, “Staying Safe When Relationships Go Digital,” is at 6 p.m. on Oct. 5 on Zoo...
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September
23,
2021
| 09:57 AM America/Los_Angeles
It seemed like a simple enough assignment. A time capsule had been buried at Cal State San Marcos 25 years ago, and the location in the center of Craven Circle had been marked with a large granite plaque.As the date of the long-awaited unveiling appr...
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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
21,
2021
| 13:40 PM America/Los_Angeles
Giving to a special project or initiative at Cal State San Marcos has never been easier, thanks to the university’s new peer-to-peer fundraising platform, Cougar Crowdfunding.Cougar Crowdfunding helps bring groups of donors together to fund specific ...
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September
16,
2021
| 10:04 AM America/Los_Angeles
This time last year, the words “critical race theory” would have elicited a quizzical look and a shrug outside of a very small percentage of Americans.  These days, the once-obscure academic term is almost inescapable, on the lips of politicians, TV ...
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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
14,
2021
| 15:20 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos sociology professor Marisol Clark-Ibáñez is co-guest editor of a forthcoming national journal publication focused entirely on undocumented students.“College Access and Success for Undocumented Students” is a special edition of th...
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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
03,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Mental health has always been important to Antoinette Chanel, but it has taken on a deeper meaning for her over the past 18 months.“Getting a handle on my anxiety and my depression is something that has been big for me,” said Chanel, who graduated fr...
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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
18,
2021
| 09:06 AM America/Los_Angeles
By any measure, homelessness has become an epidemic in San Diego. According to a report by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development compiled in 2020 and released this March, the city and surrounding area (which includes North County) rank...
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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
13,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Christina Drumm is no stranger to umpiring major softball events. In her 27 years as an umpire, she has officiated everything from the NCAA Women’s College World Series to prestigious international tournaments, including the World Cup of Softball.But...
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