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2021
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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January
06,
2021
| 10:55 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Carson Luna transferred to Cal State San Marcos in 2017, he knew he wanted a career in sports, but he didn’t know his niche. Just three years later, he is in Los Angeles developing marketing relationships between corporate sponsors and USC athle...
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2020
December
22,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/Los_Angeles
M.J. Lee already was struggling acutely with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic as the fall semester at Cal State San Marcos drew to a close.It was hard enough for Lee to juggle a heavy class load in biological sciences as she felt the pressure ...
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December
21,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
In 2017, Kenneth Graves knew things had to change. At 51, he had a hard time holding down a job and a harder time focusing in general. He had always had difficulty following through with his ambitions, leaving him frustrated. He had been indigent sev...
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December
18,
2020
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
For 23 years, Eddie G. Utuk has proudly and faithfully served his country as a member of the United States Marine Corps.He has defended his country in Iraq and Afghanistan in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom, respecti...
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December
16,
2020
| 16:49 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.Know s...
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December
08,
2020
| 12:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
The summer before the start of their freshman year at Cal State San Marcos, while many of their peers are going on vacations or relaxing at the beach, a group of students takes an immersive six-week course that prepares them for the rigors of college...
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December
08,
2020
| 11:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Quynh Pham had already graduated from Cal State San Marcos by the time the Business Professional Development program became a requirement for business administration students.Though Pham wasn’t able to benefit from the program, she is delighted to be...
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December
07,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Richard Armenta, an assistant professor of kinesiology, is the winner of the 2020 Kerri Mowen Excellence in Faculty Mentoring Award, which recognizes Cal State San Marcos faculty who actively “engage undergraduates in research experiences/scholarly a...
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December
04,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Abigail White was volunteering at Mission Hills High School’s College Expo and Future Fair last year when she realized the positive impact she could have on younger students.White, then a Cal State San Marcos freshman, was surprised by the number of ...
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December
03,
2020
| 13:17 PM America/Los_Angeles
We are continuing to monitor public safety power shutoffs related to the Red Flag Warning for Riverside and San Diego counties that was issued earlier this week by the National Weather Service.We know many members of the CSUSM community have been imp...
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November
30,
2020
| 17:14 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Cal State San Marcos student chapter of the American Chemical Society officially began just four years ago.That inaugural group was so impressive that it earned a student chapter honorable mention award from the ACS, which is a nationwide network...
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November
18,
2020
| 09:58 AM America/Los_Angeles
Every morning, Gladys Guzman would be dropped off at her Encinitas elementary school by her father before he went on to work. And every afternoon, she had the same vision, terrifying for a young girl: her waiting outside the school to be picked up, a...
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November
17,
2020
| 10:22 AM America/Los_Angeles
Joenetta Benjamin attended a Southern Baptist church while growing up in South Carolina.But seeing how elders in her church shunned a teenager who had been the victim of sexual assault led Benjamin to look for another outlet for her faith.Now, many y...
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November
16,
2020
| 10:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
These are the seven CSUSM students who are representing the university this school year as part of the STEAM Ambassadors program.  Leah Amparan, School of Education teaching credential student Amy Brunolli, School of Education teaching credential...
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November
10,
2020
| 11:36 AM America/Los_Angeles
For Sinem Siyahhan, change is an opportunity to challenge ourselves to reach new heights.When the associate professor of educational technology and learning sciences came to Cal State San Marcos in 2014, she set out to change the way her students app...
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November
06,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Daniela Carreon had been preparing for several months for the second Social Justice Symposium at Cal State San Marcos last spring when the coronavirus crisis began to disrupt nearly every aspect of daily life in the United States and beyond.   The...
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November
05,
2020
| 08:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Nancy Meza knows how vital teachers are to a student’s success. It’s what inspired her to pursue teaching as a career. Knowing firsthand the impact a teacher can have on a child made it all the more special for Nancy to have her students present v...
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November
02,
2020
| 16:28 PM America/Los_Angeles
Kimber Quinney has a deep and abiding interest in democracy.   For years, the Cal State San Marcos history professor served as the campus coordinator of the American Democracy Project, a national initiative focused on public higher education’s rol...
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October
30,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Shortly after the announcement was made in May that the fall semester would be primarily virtual, members of the Associated Students, Inc., Media and Communications Team (MCT) met to brainstorm ideas for reaching Cal State San Marcos students remotel...
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October
27,
2020
| 12:54 PM America/Los_Angeles
Close your eyes for a moment and think about a scientist working on a life-saving vaccine or medical device. The image that pops into your head is more likely to be a white, middle-aged man working alone in a lab rather than someone who is Latinx or ...
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October
23,
2020
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
On a recent cool, fall Saturday morning with the leaves changing colors on the trees outside of his residence, Cal State San Marcos marketing professor Glen Brodowsky discussed his latest endeavor – a recently completed book he edited with professor ...
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October
22,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Kristine Diekman is a professor of art, media and design at Cal State San Marcos, where she teaches media theory and production, and sound studies. She’s also a media artist working in documentary and experimental film, new media and community-based ...
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October
21,
2020
| 08:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Dr. Reza Kamali, associate professor of electrical engineering, and Dr. Ricardo D. Fierro, associate dean of the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, received a $107,432 supplemental award for the Hispanic-Serving Institutions...
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October
20,
2020
| 07:49 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. Kn...
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October
15,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Every year, Cal State San Marcos’ College of Business Administration executes a highly successful program for its students called Business Professional Development. It’s taught by Executives in Residence, a group of experienced business profession...
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October
14,
2020
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Noted author, musician and activist Simon Tam will be the featured speaker for an Arts and Lectures webinar titled “Slanted: How an Asian American Troublemaker Took on the Supreme Court.” The free Zoom webinar is at 6 p.m. on Oct. 28. RSVP online ...
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October
13,
2020
| 13:47 PM America/Los_Angeles
In the fall of 2016, Cal State San Marcos student Jake Northington took a photography class for the first time as part of his pursuit of a degree in visual and performing arts.  For the final project, lecturer Nancy diBenedetto instructed students...
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