CSUSM NewsCenter (news)

2018
October
05,
2018
Lucy HG Solomon, an assistant professor of media design at Cal State San Marcos, has shared the Lumen Prize for Digital Art, an international award that was handed out in London on Sept. 27.  HG Solomon is a member of the art collective Cesar & Lo...
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October
01,
2018
San Marcos, CA – When Mike Schroder joined California State University San Marcos in 2011 as dean of Extended Learning and associate vice president of International Programs, he saw a division that was poised for growth in terms of enrollment, progra...
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September
27,
2018
Camarada, San Diego’s premiere chamber ensemble, presents a sizzling array of tango music and dance on Tuesday, Oct. 16 at Cal State San Marcos. The concert will feature Raul Juarena’s tango interpretations, which are enriched by influences of jaz...
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September
18,
2018
What: Candidate Forum at Cal State San Marcos, featuring some of the candidates running for office in the district where the University is located, including the 50th Congressional district, the 38th State Senate district and the 75th State Assembly ...
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September
17,
2018
California State University San Marcos has received the 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. This is the fifth strai...
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September
13,
2018
In their ongoing efforts to improve the academic success rate of foster care children, California State University San Marcos and the Orangewood Foundation/Samueli Academy have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to prepare Orange County foste...
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September
07,
2018
Jesus Perez wasn’t always heavily involved in the physics community at Cal State San Marcos. But joining the Society of Physics Students changed that. After joining SPS, Jesus started attending conferences and participating in physics events on ca...
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September
07,
2018
The Cal State San Marcos Latino Association of Faculty & Staff and University Police Department are co-hosting the second annual Lowrider Experience at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22 on campus. The event will showcase lowriders as an art form and wi...
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August
28,
2018
Kambiz Hamadani, a Cal State San Marcos assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, is among 26 faculty members being recognized by the California State University system with Faculty Innovation and Leadership Awards for their commitment to st...
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August
02,
2018
The California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) police department has issued the following crime alert, advising of an incident that concerns the safety of the University community and advises students, faculty, staff and community members to take...
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August
02,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Students in Cal State San Marcos’ Summer Scholars Program will present their work during the Summer Scholars Poster Showcase from 9 a.m.-noon on Thursday, Aug. 9 in the campus’ University Student Union Ballroom. The event is free ...
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July
17,
2018
North County San Diego teachers will gather at California State University San Marcos on Friday, July 27 for the fourth annual Better Together: California Teachers Summit, a free statewide day of learning and networking for all California PreK-12 tea...
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June
21,
2018
Cal State San Marcos is among 57 colleges and universities selected for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Inclusive Excellence Initiative, which provides $1 million in grant support over five years for each institution. HHMI announced Wed...
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May
11,
2018
San Marcos, CA – More than 3,500 students are expected to graduate from California State University San Marcos this month, making the Class of 2018 the largest graduating class in CSUSM history. The University’s 27th annual commencement ceremonies ar...
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May
01,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking for its new Extended Learning building at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8. The project is a public-private partnership to build a 135,000 square foot, six-s...
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April
26,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Grease isn’t just the word, it’s the theme of California State University San Marcos’ annual black-tie gala on Saturday, June 2. Proceeds from the event support student scholarships. Hundreds of CSUSM friends and donors, regional ...
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April
23,
2018
High school girls from North County San Diego will present computer games they have designed as part of the CodeQueens Club, a 16-week afterschool program coordinated by Cal State San Marcos. Student mentors from CSUSM’s Computer Science Departmen...
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April
23,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos will award honorary degrees to Esther and Jan Stearns, Lydia Villa-Komaroff and Jimmy Wayne during commencement ceremonies May 18-19. The Stearns, generous supporters of CSUSM’s ACE Scholars Services program, ...
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April
19,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos visual and performing arts students will host an exhibition of their work at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 10. The exhibition, “Unrestrained: Unsubdued Creativity and the Processes of Making,” is free and open to...
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April
17,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos has earned the Military Friendly® School designation, receiving a Silver Award for scoring within 30 percent of the 10th-ranked organization. “We are delighted to once again be ranked in the ...
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March
28,
2018
California State University San Marcos will join a select group of colleges and universities in the world when it receives the prestigious designation of All-Steinway School in a ceremony on Monday, April 9. The All-Steinway celebration begins at ...
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March
12,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Six new members have been named to the California State University San Marcos Foundation Board, a focused, motivated team composed of community leaders, select faculty and other University representatives. Esther Calac-Heller sinc...
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March
08,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos is ranked 13th in the National Council for Home Safety and Security’s 2018 ranking of the Safest College Campuses in America. The National Council for Home Safety and Security created the ran...
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March
06,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Mary Baker, lecturer and director of the School of Nursing Student Healthcare Project at California State University San Marcos, was awarded the 2018 San Diego Business Journal Healthcare Heroes Award for the category of nurse. Th...
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February
22,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Author and consultant Ed Jenks will speak about the challenges of working with millennials – and how to harness their unlimited potential – as part of Cal State San Marcos’ Center for Leadership, Innovation, and Mentorship Building (...
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February
08,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes announced Thursday that Carlsbad-based global communications company Viasat, together with several employees, has invested $1.5 million to become the founding partner of the University’s en...
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February
05,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes will deliver her 14th annual Report to the Community on Thursday, Feb. 8. More than 600 individuals representing a broad cross section of regional business, nonprofit, education and gove...
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February
02,
2018
California State University San Marcos’ nursing program has been ranked 13th in the state by RegisteredNursing.org, which ranked the programs at 131 colleges and universities throughout California by assessing factors that represent how well a progra...
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January
29,
2018
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos Music and Arts Integration professor Merryl Goldberg has been recognized with the prestigious 2018 Wang Family Excellence Award in the category of Outstanding Faculty Teaching. The California St...
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January
22,
2018
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos is an economic engine that supports thousands of jobs by pumping more than $458 million into the region annually and boosting the future earning potential of its students, according to a comprehensive study based...
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