CSUSM NewsCenter (president)

2019
June
13,
2019
| 08:13 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes received the Neil Morgan Memorial Award for Lifetime Achievement during the 2019 Visionary Awards on June 6. It was the second time Haynes has been honored by local leaders in recent months. In May, the ...
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June
05,
2019
| 12:25 AM America/Los_Angeles
Do women need to dress like a man to rise to leadership? “The apparel oft proclaims the man.” Shakespeare penned the line in “Hamlet” as Polonius’ parting parental advice to his son, but the statement – with its modern translation that clothes ...
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2017
October
25,
2017
| 06:47 PM America/Los_Angeles
I did not know this would become my passion. I never aspired to be a university president. Well before my days as a dean, professor, social worker, or businessperson, this career path was not on my radar, especially as an undergraduate. So how the...
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September
12,
2017
| 08:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes has been honored as a National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Pioneer. The Social Work Pioneer Program was created to honor members of the social work profession who have contributed to the evoluti...
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February
03,
2017
| 09:22 PM America/Los_Angeles
At a Thursday morning gathering of over 600 individuals representing a broad cross section of regional business, nonprofit, education and government leadership, Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes highlighted University accomplishments and tr...
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2016
August
29,
2016
| 06:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
It was a mix of emotions that day – partly excited, partly scared. Never before had I spent more than an overnight away from home; but there I was, the first in my family, moving into the dorms at Goucher College, an all-women’s college just outside ...
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June
13,
2016
| 01:57 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes sent the following message to the campus community today regarding the tragic shooting Sunday morning in Orlando: As details emerge from the horrific mass shooting at a nightclub this weekend in Orlando,...
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February
09,
2016
| 01:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
For 25 years Cal State San Marcos has trailblazed a new pathway in uncharted territory for public higher education. Defined by its strategic priorities—Academic Excellence, Student Life, Campus Climate, Community Engagement and Diversity and Educatio...
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2015
October
02,
2015
| 01:19 AM America/Los_Angeles
Dr. Karen Haynes, president of California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), has been named Woman of the Year by San Diego Magazine. The honor was presented at the 2015 San Diego Magazine Woman of the Year Awards on September 29 at the Museum of Co...
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April
29,
2015
| 07:46 PM America/Los_Angeles
Dr. Karen Haynes, president of California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), was one of six California State University (CSU) women presidents recognized for their outstanding leadership at the Leadership California Awards Ceremony on Monday, April...
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April
17,
2015
| 07:18 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Karen Haynes has received recognition from several regional and statewide organizations this spring, honoring her for exceptional leadership in higher education and for her status as a role model for women in and out of...
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April
09,
2015
| 10:41 PM America/Los_Angeles
The California State Student Association awarded California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) President Karen Haynes with the Robert C. Maxson President of the Year award at the recent California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees meeting on ...
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March
02,
2015
| 08:54 PM America/Los_Angeles
Six CSU women presidents honored – the first time the award has been given to a group of female leaders  Dr. Karen Haynes, president of California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), is one of six California State University (CSU) women presi...
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February
02,
2015
| 09:14 PM America/Los_Angeles
What: California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) President Karen Haynes will highlight the University’s 25th anniversary and her vision for the institution’s future at her annual Report to the Community. This sold-out event will draw approxima...
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2014
November
20,
2014
| 06:27 PM America/Los_Angeles
Dr. Karen Haynes, president of California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), has been ranked No. 3 on the list of “The 30 Most Influential Social Workers Alive Today,” compiled by Social Work Degree Guide. Under her leadership, the University ha...
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August
28,
2014
| 01:35 AM America/Los_Angeles
President Karen Haynes launched the start of the fall 2014 academic year at her annual Convocation address on Thursday, August 21. Speaking to nearly 600 faculty and staff, she reflected on recent University accomplishments, applauding the talent,...
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June
26,
2014
| 01:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
When you consider that the average tenure for a university president in the United States is only eight and a half years and that only a quarter of the presidents are women, Dr. Karen Haynes’ 10th anniversary at Cal State San Marcos is particularly r...
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June
26,
2014
| 04:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
When you consider that the average tenure for a university president in the United States is only eight and a half years and that only a quarter of the presidents are women, Dr. Karen Haynes’ 10th anniversary at Cal State San Marcos is particularly r...
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June
18,
2014
| 09:22 PM America/Los_Angeles
California State University (CSU) Chancellor Timothy White has appointed California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) President Karen Haynes as chair of the CSU Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology (CSUPERB). CSUPERB’s mission is to ...
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February
09,
2014
| 12:26 AM America/Los_Angeles
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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2013
November
14,
2013
| 07:41 PM America/Los_Angeles
For her exemplary contributions to women in higher education, the San Diego Business Journal (SDBJ) honored California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) President Karen Haynes with the 2013 Darlene Marcos Shiley Educational Leadership Award. The aw...
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