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2021
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
06,
2021
| 15:08 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos alumnus Alfredo Aguilar has been invited to attend one of the most prestigious creative writing programs in the United States. Aguilar, who graduated from CSUSM in 2013 with a degree in literature and writing studies, recently re...
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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
29,
2021
| 08:04 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Robert Iafe received a prestigious award in 2018, he had no idea it would put Cal State San Marcos on the path to join a small but growing group of colleges and universities around the world dedicated to implementing the principles of green chem...
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March
26,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Gwendalyn Wulf visited the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park countless times with her grandmother as a child.So it was only natural that Wulf immediately called her grandmother a few months ago to share the news that she had landed a dr...
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March
17,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The question might have been considered predictable, coming as it did at the start of a course in American Indian studies. After the professor, Joely Proudfit, proudly declared her Native heritage, she asked the students whether any of them were Nati...
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March
16,
2021
| 10:10 AM America/Los_Angeles
The coronavirus pandemic struck Zachary Nortz swiftly and without a care last spring.One month, Nortz was working for an auto parts distribution business in Rancho Bernardo. The next month, he joined the legions of Americans in unemployment as the bu...
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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
05,
2021
| 09:41 AM America/Los_Angeles
Donald Trump didn’t invent fake news, of course. False stories have been circulated as long as the written word has existed. Perhaps no person on the planet, however, is more responsible for the term “fake news” achieving worldwide ubiquity, with 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
24,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Bonnie Bade has worked closely with farmworker communities for more than three decades, and she’s part of a small, tight-knit coterie of researchers who study agricultural labor in California. So when the coronavirus pandemic struck with a vengeance ...
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February
23,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Jamie De Revere, who received her master’s in kinesiology last May, recently published a paper in the journal PLOS ONE.The paper – titled “Changes in VO2max and cardiac output in response to short-term high-intensity interval training in Caucasian an...
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February
22,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Robyn Araiza was an undergraduate student in the Literature and Writing Studies Department at Cal State San Marcos in the early 2000s.She wasn’t 100 percent sure on her career path, but she wanted to explore what the program touts as “the global lite...
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February
18,
2021
| 08:32 AM America/Los_Angeles
When President Joe Biden unveiled his plan to combat climate change late last month, the term “environmental justice” was prominently featured. That emphasis might have been surprising to progressives across the country who perhaps didn’t think that ...
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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
09,
2021
| 08:31 AM America/Los_Angeles
Acceptance to the Panetta Congressional Internship Program typically means spending two weeks at the Panetta Institute in Monterey to prepare for a nearly three-month stint in Washington, D.C., working in the office of a California congressional repr...
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February
03,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has been selected as one of only 12 colleges and universities nationwide to receive an award from a Southern California foundation whose mission is supporting basic research in the chemistry and life sciences.  CSUSM received an ...
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February
02,
2021
| 13:23 PM America/Los_Angeles
The brightest ideas often occur in the classroom or lab. Great collaborations often happen on college campuses behind closed doors or at the café over a cup of coffee.The plan that earned a trio of Cal State San Marcos professors a recent grant was b...
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January
29,
2021
| 13:11 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is the site of a new COVID-19 vaccination “super station” being operated by San Diego County that will open on Sunday, Jan. 31.  Individuals can be vaccinated at the site, by appointment only, Sundays through Thursdays from 9:30 ...
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January
29,
2021
| 09:28 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team of four Cal State San Marcos undergraduate students and kinesiology professors Jeff Nessler and Sean Newcomer have received Sports Engineering’s 2020 best paper award for their paper, “Effect of wetsuit outer surface material on thermoregulati...
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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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January
14,
2021
| 14:44 PM America/Los_Angeles
CSUSM's main campus returns to current COVID-19 operation and staffing levels at 6 a.m. on Friday, January 15, 2021. ...
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January
13,
2021
| 08:31 AM America/Los_Angeles
Laurie Stowell has been a professor at Cal State San Marcos since 1992, only two years after the university opened its doors. Now, almost three decades later, she’s ready for a new challenge.  Stowell has been named the director of the School of Educ...
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January
11,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
A tinkerer by nature, Ryan Miller always had an interest in computers and technology — building home computers, playing video games, really any kind of problem-solving with a twist of science.His technical skills made Miller well-suited to an initial...
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