CSUSM NewsCenter (community)

2017
September
05,
2017
San Marcos, CA – Tiffany Shlain, an Emmy-nominated filmmaker and founder of The Webby Awards, will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 ACE Women’s Leadership Forum hosted by Cal State San Marcos on Friday, Oct. 13. The theme for the event is “Moving t...
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May
05,
2017
Talk about going above and beyond. A pair of Cal State San Marcos anthropology students who served as note takers during focus group discussions in creating a new Civic Action Plan at CSUSM took the initiative to author a separate analysis investigat...
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March
13,
2017
California State University San Marcos will host “Latina Leaders,” the second edition of its Women Breaking Boundaries speaker series, on Monday, March 27. The distinguished speaker series is held once each semester, featuring successful women lea...
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2016
December
07,
2016
It may sound simple – songs loaded on an iPod – but Sean Griser knows simple things can change peoples’ lives in meaningful ways. So when his psychology field research class gave him the opportunity to put the compassionate care practices he was l...
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October
10,
2016
Democracy depends on it. That’s the message from Dr. Scott Gross, Associate Vice President of Community Engagement, and Dr. Kim Quinney, Assistant Professor in History and campus coordinator of the American Democracy Project, who are spearheading ...
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September
02,
2016
There have been many headlines about the relationship between citizens across the country and those in blue. But the police department at California State University San Marcos is working hard to set the record straight – they work with community mem...
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March
07,
2016
College students from the local area will soon have the opportunity to apply for research assistant positions in a wide variety of projects across the discipline of psychology in both animal and human models. This program was made possible by a $20,0...
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February
26,
2016
The W.M. Keck Foundation has awarded a $250,000 grant to California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) to develop a program on American Indian digital media and culture. This is the first grant that CSUSM has been awarded from the Keck Foundation. ...
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February
25,
2016
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) will host a Digital Drawing Curriculum Development Symposium at the School of Arts, March 3 – 4. This event is free and open to the public, faculty and students. The symposium is supported by a grant ...
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February
23,
2016
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) is helping to ease the tax maze for students and the local community by offering free tax preparation and assistance beginning March 5. The two programs available are the Volunteer Income Tax Assistan...
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February
01,
2016
When a group of California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) students started sending curriculum to a seven-student cohort in prisons throughout Southern California, they never thought their program would grow to more than 200 active students behin...
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2015
May
01,
2015
More than 65 young women took on the challenge of solving real-world problems through computer coding at the third semiannual Women’s Hackathon, a CSUSM-sponsored competition aimed at encouraging women to pursue computer science careers. The event, h...
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March
26,
2015
The Center for Leadership Innovation and Mentorship Building (CLIMB) at CSUSM names Garry Ridge, president and chief executive officer of WD-40 Company, its “Outstanding Business Leader” for 2015. The annual award, which honors one exceptional busine...
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2014
October
02,
2014
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) will celebrate Diversity Awareness Month in October with a series of events and lectures designed to highlight diversity on campus."Diversity Awareness Month was established to create greater awareness a...
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September
10,
2014
On Saturday, Oct. 4 from 3 to 6 p.m., the College of Business Administration will host its fifth annual Taste for Student Success, a lively festival inviting supporters and community members to sample gourmet cuisine, wines and brews in an unforgetta...
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August
27,
2014
Arts & Lectures, one of the longest standing event series at California State University San Marcos, kicks off its fall lineup with an engaging lecture by internationally renowned Educational Researcher and Education Policy Advocate Stephen Krashen, ...
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August
06,
2014
Over the summer nine Cal State San Marcos students traveled to the beautiful Guatemalan highlands of Panajachel for a three-week research course. Integrating themselves into the community, the students worked side by side with residents and fellow vo...
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August
06,
2014
A new national report released by California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) researchers Konane Martinez, Ph.D. and Shinya Uekusa, M.A. demonstrates the positive impact of a mobile messaging service for expectant and new moms. Text4baby, a free t...
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July
07,
2014
In May, 14 fires erupted across San Diego County, burning 26,000 acres; destroying 46 homes and 19 other structures; spurring 121,000 evacuation notices, and causing nearly $30 million of property damage. It’s all San Diego talked about for a time. I...
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June
23,
2014
That’s the message that CSUSM wants K-12 students in the region to hear through a new program known as the Alliance to Accelerate Excellence in Education—or just simply, the Alliance.Founded in 2013 with the support of the Price Family Charitable Fun...
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May
09,
2014
Ninth  graders within the Murrieta Valley Unified School District (MVUSD) now have the opportunity to take advantage of a fast-track plan that guarantees admission to California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) for qualified students, thanks to an...
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April
28,
2014
More than 50 CSUSM students and staff volunteered part of their spring break to honor the life and legacy of civil rights activist César Chávez with a special all-campus community service day on March 31, 2014. For the inaugural Day of Service, teams...
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April
18,
2014
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) is proud to present a free community screening of “The Hornet’s Nest” on Monday, Apr. 28 at 5:30 p.m. in the University Student Union Ballroom. Immediately following the screening there will be a questio...
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March
14,
2014
Students, faculty and staff will join together on Monday, March 31 for a special all-campus community service day to honor the life and legacy of civil rights activist César Chávez.CSUSM’s César Chávez Day of Service will coincide with César Chávez D...
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February
27,
2014
CSUSM Featured in Teradata’s New Global Academic Website A photograph of CSUSM students Kat Atienza (left) and Hunter Chanove (right) studying on a patio of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Building appears on the newly redesigned website for Terad...
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February
09,
2014
What a difference a decade makes. Just 10 years ago, Cal State San Marcos was only 13 years young – a new university with 10 buildings, a little over two dozen degree programs and a student population of 6,000. Now CSUSM is approaching its 25th anniv...
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January
29,
2014
The California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) Art Gallery is pleased to present its first collaborative exhibition with the Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA). Inspired by the five landscape exhibitions that opened at the Oceanside Museum of Art in t...
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January
28,
2014
The Department of History at CSUSM has received a generous donation of a collection relating to the Eckes, a prominent North County family best known for their local philanthropy and for developing the poinsettia into a top-selling Christmas plant. A...
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2013
December
23,
2013
The poor, homeless and uninsured populations of San Diego’s North County coastal region now have access to basic medical care thanks to CSUSM nursing students and a generous donation from St. Anne’s Episcopal Church.The new nursing clinic in Oceansid...
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December
13,
2013
The California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) School of Nursing (SoN) will celebrate the opening of its new nursing clinic in Oceanside on Monday, Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. with a ceremonial blessing and ribbon cutting. St. Anne’s Episcopal Church has ...
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