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2023
December
05,
2023
| 09:16 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will host Jen Easterly, director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency (CISA), and Lisa Einstein, senior adviser for artificial intelligence and executive director of CISA’s Cybersecurity Advisory Committee on Wednesday,...
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December
04,
2023
| 10:53 AM America/Los_Angeles
A belief can go a long way.  There was a time when Cal State San Marcos sociology professor Xuan Santos didn’t believe – or even know – that earning a Ph.D. was possible. As a first-generation, system-impacted, undocumented student, Santos was alread...
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November
29,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
David King came to Cal State San Marcos in 2017 feeling lost. Being a first-generation college student meant that King didn’t have anyone at home to help him figure out financial aid or other college resources. A month into his first semester at CSUS...
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November
28,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
History is everywhere, and if you look closely enough, aspects of it can be found in the most unlikely places.  This is a theme that surfaces throughout history professor Citlali Sosa-Riddell’s life — from diving into historical aspects of Marvel mov...
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November
21,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The signature Fall Arts & Lectures event features SWANS, a collective of six women artists – Nancy Buchanan, Judith Dancoff, Jane C. Mi, Hillary Mushkin, Sheila Pinkel and Elin O'Hara Slavick – who mine their personal connections to nuclear physics i...
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November
14,
2023
| 16:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
Tucked away on the east side of campus behind the Center for Children and Families, Cal State San Marcos’ garden commonly goes unnoticed by most students. “When I came to San Marcos, I was shocked when I found out there was a 7,000-square-foot garden...
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November
08,
2023
| 14:37 PM America/Los_Angeles
Amy Forsythe doesn’t fit the traditional definition of historian.She didn’t major in history as a student at Cal State San Marcos in the mid-2000s (her degree was in communication). She doesn’t teach history or speak at history conferences or write a...
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November
06,
2023
| 09:46 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos and San Diego State University are collaborating to promote tobacco-free living and the 47th annual Great American Smokeout on Thursday, Nov. 16.The Great American Smokeout is held annually by the American Cancer Society on the t...
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October
25,
2023
| 08:51 AM America/Los_Angeles
Many students figure out what they want to do with their lives when they’re in college, or perhaps high school.Liora Gubkin was 8 years old. She aspired to be a journalist, and in the ensuing years she did everything possible to put herself firmly on...
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October
23,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fourth fall Arts & Lectures event will feature Asian American author, storyteller and physician Russell Low.Inspired by a 100-year-old photograph in the belongings of his great Uncle Kim, Low will share his decades-long search to find the stories...
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October
17,
2023
| 14:40 PM America/Los_Angeles
There was a time when Charles Ragland seemed destined to pursue a career in politics, and his tenure as student body president at Cal State San Marcos in the mid-1990s was just the tip of the iceberg.Ragland served as class president at El Camino Hig...
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October
11,
2023
| 12:19 PM America/Los_Angeles
As a director, Shaun Heard wants to challenge actors to dive into meaningful shows. As an actor himself, Heard seeks to perform roles that push his boundaries of understanding the craft and the last impression his performance can have on a wide audie...
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October
09,
2023
| 16:05 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos music professor and department chair Ching-Ming Cheng was recently inducted into the Steinway & Sons Teacher Hall of Fame.Cheng, who joined CSUSM’s faculty in 2011, played an integral role in the university becoming an All-Steinw...
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October
09,
2023
| 11:10 AM America/Los_Angeles
When North City was first proposed, the congruency of the urban neighborhood project with nearby Cal State San Marcos was not only obvious but highly desirable. What better way to maintain a small-town feel with tremendous growth in a few short years...
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October
09,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The third fall Arts & Lectures event will feature FAIVA, a traditional Samoan band made up of lifelong musicians Grant Muagututi’a, Vaea A’etonu and Tinifuloa Grey. Don’t miss an exciting evening of traditional Samoan music played with acoustic guita...
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October
04,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The second fall Arts & Lectures event will feature Thupten Jinpa, an author, English translator of the Dalai Lama and president of the Compassion Institute. Jinpa has a bachelor's in philosophy and a Ph.D. in religious studies from Cambridge Universi...
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October
03,
2023
| 15:28 PM America/Los_Angeles
The first fall Arts & Lectures event features Jeannine Coulter, a successful fitness entrepreneur and host of the popular addiction recovery podcast “Chasing Heroine.”The event is at 6 p.m. on Oct. 9 in the USU Ballroom. Reserve tickets online via th...
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September
26,
2023
| 15:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
Hannah Harding and Alexis Rojas were students in the theatre arts program at Cal State San Marcos when they each thought about wanting to add stronger British accents to their repertoire as potential future actors.For most, that would have meant an a...
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September
13,
2023
| 09:28 AM America/Los_Angeles
Jon Spenard was stuck between a rock and a hard place – literally.He had crawled on his hands and knees for a couple hundred feet through a pitch-dark tunnel in a cave in the jungles of Belize, with a headlamp illuminating his way. This was just the ...
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August
31,
2023
| 11:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos psychology professor Sasha Kimel has been published by the Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, an American Psychological Association publication.Kimel’s article, titled “Finding Your Roots: Do DNA Ancestry Tests Increase...
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August
28,
2023
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is welcoming more than 16,000 students for the start of the fall semester, which begins Monday with the largest first-year class in university history.Fall enrollment is up 3% compared to last year, including a record 2,766 first...
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August
24,
2023
| 07:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
For the second straight year, Cal State San Marcos history professor Suzanna Krivulskaya was named a public fellow by the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI), a nonprofit, nonpartisan research and education organization based in Washington, D.C...
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August
03,
2023
| 10:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team of Cal State San Marcos faculty created and presented the panel “Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse: Do You Have the Guts?” at San Diego Comic-Con last month. The panelists – sociology professors Matthew Atherton and Sheri-Lynn Kurisu and moderat...
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July
25,
2023
| 16:36 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos alumna Tatiana Willis founded The Willis Scholarship in hopes of empowering transfer students to continue their education. Willis began her higher education at MiraCosta College before transferring to CSUSM to pursue her degree i...
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July
25,
2023
| 15:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Jason Magabo Perez, a Cal State San Marcos ethnic studies professor and the poet laureate of San Diego, has been awarded a $50,000 poet laureate fellowship by the Academy of American Poets.Perez was announced Tuesday as one of 23 individuals national...
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July
17,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As part of "Voices of CSUSM," a new feature in Steps magazine, recent psychological sciences graduate Ilianna Ramirez shares her story of overcoming challenges.
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June
28,
2023
| 09:09 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos political science professor Xiaoye She is part of a new online journal with a mission of creating a more global California by showcasing the scholarship and work of faculty, students and staff of the California State University s...
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June
08,
2023
| 14:55 PM America/Los_Angeles
It’s been more than three decades, but Mary Gonzales still remembers the Friday meetings with Star Rivera-Lacey at an IHOP in Oceanside. Gonzales referred to these regular meetups as her “counseling sessions” because Rivera-Lacey always shared sound ...
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June
07,
2023
| 12:48 PM America/Los_Angeles
Ripley Brant knows it sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie. Perhaps that’s fitting for someone named after the protagonist of the “Alien” films. Sure, Brant prefers a good pair of headphones because it sounds better, but it’s not unusual for h...
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May
15,
2023
| 15:27 PM America/Los_Angeles
As a social sciences major with an interest in mental health, David Magallanes Cortes’ curiosity was piqued when he discovered that Latino college students are more likely to report mental health benefits from using Cal State San Marcos’ Cougar Pantr...
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