Articles tagged with 'TopStory' | CSUSM

CSUSM NewsCenter (TopStory)

2022
August
16,
2022
| 11:53 AM America/Los_Angeles
Even though she was armed with a bachelor’s degree, when Ciara Sanders began a master’s program in biological sciences at Cal State San Marcos in 2020, she was accompanied by the same nagging questions that afflict many underrepresented students in S...
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August
11,
2022
| 14:34 PM America/Los_Angeles
Matthew Atherton is a social sciences professor who has incorporated popular culture and graphic novels into his teaching at Cal State San Marcos. He’s also a huge fan of Comic-Con International, having attended the wildly popular San Diego civic ins...
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August
08,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
In 2019, Christopher Do saw the trajectory of his career transformed when he switched his major to computer science and joined a program that links STEM students to industry mentors.Less than two years later, Do reconnected with Cal State San Marcos ...
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August
04,
2022
| 12:41 PM America/Los_Angeles
Salma Rodriguez had trouble choosing a topic for her final project for her audio and videography class.Rodriguez’s Cal State San Marcos classmates wanted to do their final video project on something lighthearted, but she had something different in mi...
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July
27,
2022
| 08:38 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Julia Glorioso was in third grade, she took a field trip with her classmates to visit Cal State San Marcos. The trip was a way of getting young students to think about their educational futures. But for Glorioso, this was a trip to remember. A p...
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July
22,
2022
| 13:10 PM America/Los_Angeles
The message was drilled into him like a mantra by the first photography instructor he learned from: Negatives are the most important asset you’ll ever own as a photographer. Keep them. Safeguard them. Never throw them away.Dan Rios was new to the cra...
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July
18,
2022
| 11:58 AM America/Los_Angeles
Rochelle Smarr’s father served in the Army for 26 years. Her mother has worked for the Department of Defense for 33 years. Her sister is an Air Force veteran, and her brother-in-law has been serving in the Navy for the past 14 years. She has several ...
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July
05,
2022
| 14:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
Ellen Neufeldt has been passionate about social mobility since long before it became a popular buzzword on college campuses across the country.  At Old Dominion University, where she served as vice president for Student Engagement and Enrollment Serv...
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June
30,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Two of the biggest achievements in Jacob Thum’s life to this point can be traced back to the motorcycle accident he survived when he was 17.Thum’s injuries left him in a wheelchair, wondering if he would ever walk again.A year after the accident, aft...
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June
27,
2022
| 08:26 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will have a contingency of students and support staff walking in July’s San Diego Pride Parade for the first time since 2019.There will many returners representing CSUSM. A mixture of ages and cultural backgrounds will show the c...
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June
21,
2022
| 16:33 PM America/Los_Angeles
Mark Baldwin had an indelible impact at Cal State San Marcos, one that is still felt more than a decade after he retired from the university.“He worked really hard to create space for all voices and making people feel like they were a part of the pro...
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June
09,
2022
| 13:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
Mariah Wade was only 15 years old when the injuries from a traumatic car accident changed her pathway to her college decision. She bruised a soft tendon between her neck and spinal cord, which affected her ability to walk for almost three weeks. Just...
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June
08,
2022
| 17:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
The California State University will host its inaugural symposium dedicated to the holiday of Juneteenth this month.The two-day event will take place June 15-16 at Cal State Dominguez Hills. It also will be streamed live at CalState.edu/Juneteenth. T...
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May
18,
2022
| 08:52 AM America/Los_Angeles
It was Cai Steffler’s first week at his new job, and as he was settling in for his third day of work he became startled when he looked down and saw a German shepherd at his desk. Steffler didn’t grow up around dogs, and he was apprehensive.  At first...
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May
17,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Mike Feil’s work as a chef has taken him across the country – and back.While Feil has worked in well-known destinations like Hawaii, San Francisco and Santa Barbara, he also has honed his craft in lesser-known places, from a remote fishing lodge near...
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May
16,
2022
| 11:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
A history major without much interest in American history, Katelyn Peterson decided to tap into her love of old Western films when taking a risk on a topic for a recent research paper for her class on Native California history.The risk paid off.Peter...
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May
13,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Nicole Nutt was expelled as a high school freshman, she spent her time continuing to do the things that got her kicked out in the first place – drinking, drugs, fighting.Nutt was allowed to return to school as a junior, but she dropped out in th...
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May
11,
2022
| 11:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
Yo trabajo con mis manos para que tu puedas trabajar con tu mente.That’s the mantra that was drilled into the head of Krystal Alvarez-Hernandez by her father when she was a child. It translates to: I’ve always worked with my hands so that you can wor...
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May
09,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Karolina Lindberg never had many complaints about her epilepsy. She was aware that she wouldn’t be able to drive a bus or become a police officer or firefighter because of her diagnosis. But Lindberg didn’t know her epilepsy would stop her from pursu...
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May
05,
2022
| 12:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
After more than a year of gathering input, vision casting and prioritizing our goals, Cal State San Marcos has solidified its new institutional strategic plan, “The Power of CSUSM,” which will guide the campus for the next five years. The university ...
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May
05,
2022
| 08:36 AM America/Los_Angeles
One of the missions of Cal State San Marcos’ College of Education, Health and Human Services is to prepare students for highly skilled and ethical health care careers through collaborative engagement with community and regional partners.Melissa Herna...
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May
05,
2022
| 08:03 AM America/Los_Angeles
More than 4,400 students are expected to graduate from Cal State San Marcos this academic year, including six standouts from the Class of 2022 who are receiving special recognition for their achievements.Honorees were nominated by faculty or staff an...
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May
04,
2022
| 14:59 PM America/Los_Angeles
Three members of Cal State San Marcos’ Facilities Development and Management team were recently honored with citizen commendations for their help in the apprehension of suspects in a burglary on campus in March.Two suspects broke into the Arts Buildi...
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April
27,
2022
| 13:33 PM America/Los_Angeles
Madison Wagner has always had a natural curiosity about the world. She affectionately refers to her rural upbringing in the agricultural community of nearby Valley Center as “growing up in the dirt.” It was where she explored ponds and streams when s...
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April
27,
2022
| 11:22 AM America/Los_Angeles
Land acknowledgements have become increasingly common at institutions around the country. They are formal statements that recognize Indigenous peoples as traditional stewards of the land and respect the enduring relationship that exists between Indig...
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April
27,
2022
| 09:22 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos' newly opened Innovation Hub is hosting its first Startup Week from May 2-4. During the week, you can expect to learn about blockchain and NFTs, purchase goods from CSUSM students at the San Marcos Farmers Market, and participate...
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April
20,
2022
| 09:43 AM America/Los_Angeles
Registration is still open for the HSI Summit, a free two-day event that is working toward closing the equity gaps for Latinx students and liberating the Latinx community from barriers to success at Cal State San Marcos.Workshops, a keynote address, ...
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April
20,
2022
| 09:08 AM America/Los_Angeles
What will the classroom of the future look like? It’s a question that schools across the country are asking as education returns to some degree of normalcy from the pandemic. And it’s a question that Cal State San Marcos hopes to be on the leading ed...
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April
19,
2022
| 10:21 AM America/Los_Angeles
Russell Low was in the hospital late last summer, recovering from a mysterious infection that nearly killed him, when he began to think of himself as a ripple. Ripples and their far-reaching effects have been the overarching theme of much of Low’s ad...
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April
14,
2022
| 10:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
The eighth Arts and Lectures event of the spring semester features Ericka Hart, a Black queer femme activist, writer, public speaker and award-winning sexuality educator with a Master of Education in human sexuality from Widener University in Pennsyl...
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