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2022
January
14,
2022
| 11:51 AM America/Los_Angeles
A panel on the acclaimed HBO docuseries “Exterminate All the Brutes” highlights the spring lineup of the longstanding Arts & Lectures series at Cal State San Marcos.  After the series took place in a virtual format for the last three semesters becaus...
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January
10,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
As the first person in her family to graduate from college, Jennifer Ostergren could have been forgiven for thinking she had made it.Far more than a mere bachelor’s degree, Ostergren had earned a master’s and even a doctorate as well. She was a longt...
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2021
December
21,
2021
| 11:31 AM America/Los_Angeles
When he transferred to Cal State San Marcos from Grossmont College in August, John W. Edwards III had no idea what service learning was.Even when he was exposed to the concept early in his EDUC 364 course, he understood it mainly as a 20-hour require...
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December
13,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Sally Ride inspired a generation and beyond to pursue one’s dreams no matter the obstacles.The first American woman and youngest American in space, Ride made her journey into history on June 18, 1983 as a crew member aboard the space shuttle Challeng...
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December
09,
2021
| 15:08 PM America/Los_Angeles
A team of Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff have collaborated on an article that recently was published in the Journal of Hispanic Higher Education.  The article, titled “Examining Field Experiences of Teacher Candidates During COVID-19: Systemi...
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December
08,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Following more than a decade as a university-level Spanish instructor in Washington, D.C., Maribeth Bandas moved to Carlsbad, where she quickly saw an opportunity that could benefit bilingual individuals throughout her new commmunity.“We moved to Cal...
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December
07,
2021
| 11:46 AM America/Los_Angeles
CSUSM broke Giving Day records last week, raising $457,193 in just 24 hours – making it the highest single day of collective giving in university history.“I am awestruck by the generosity of so many,” said Jessica Berger, vice president for Universit...
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December
06,
2021
| 16:40 PM America/Los_Angeles
In its return to the court after an 18-month hiatus because of the pandemic, the Cal State San Marcos women's basketball team has gotten off to a 4-2 start this season, including a 2-1 mark in the California Collegiate Athletic Association.One of tho...
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December
02,
2021
| 12:31 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos’ University Police Department is accepting donations for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots campaign until Dec. 16. New, unwrapped toys can be brought to the lobby of UPD, which is at 425 La Moree Road. No donation is seen as too sma...
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November
22,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Stanley Rodriguez, a lecturer in American Indian studies at Cal State San Marcos, has been appointed to the California Native American Heritage Commission by Gov. Gavin Newsom.  Rodriguez was one of six appointments announced by Newsom last month. Fi...
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November
19,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Jessica Berger wasn’t due to start her new job as Cal State San Marcos’ vice president of University Advancement for two more months when she visited campus for commencement last May.The fact that Berger wasn’t officially working for CSUSM yet was ir...
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November
18,
2021
| 09:39 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Student Poster Showcase annually promotes the success of student research and creativity at Cal State San Marcos, and the fall 2021 event was no exception. The event, held Nov. 9 outside of the University Student Union, provided a valuable learni...
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November
17,
2021
| 12:29 PM America/Los_Angeles
The last Arts and Lectures event of the fall semester features Black Took Collective, a performance group composed of three award-winning LGBTQ Black poet-performers: Duriel Harris, Dawn Lundy Martin and Ronaldo V. Wilson.Black Took Collective’s pres...
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November
16,
2021
| 16:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
After being sidelined for more than 18 months because of the pandemic, the Cal State San Marcos men's basketball team has come charging out of the gate like a caged beast.The Cougars have won their first three games this season by an average of almos...
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November
16,
2021
| 13:48 PM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos colleagues see Leon Wyden strolling through Craven Hall as the work day is beginning, few likely know that he already has been awake for several hours.Wyden rises every morning at precisely 4:20 a.m., and he does so without ...
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November
16,
2021
| 09:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Noemi Ramirez discovered a passion for the stock market through a high school competition in which she helped her school take second place.Ramirez planned to continue working toward a career that allowed her to pursue that interest after enrolling at...
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November
15,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Having grown up in Korea, Michelle Kang set out to make the most of her college experience upon her arrival at Cal State San Marcos.She began as a kinesiology major, hoping to work as a trainer or physical education teacher.She got involved on campus...
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November
12,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As a student of criminology and justice studies at CSUSM, Jordyn Young was immediately captivated by the study of people, cultures and human dynamics.“I love studying about humanity,” said Young about the CSUSM program. “Learning about the potential ...
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November
09,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As a child, Aswad Allen heard a familiar refrain from the adults in his life: Get some fat on your head.It meant that he should seek knowledge and the understanding that goes with it.It’s a phrase that still resonates with Allen. He watched his paren...
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November
08,
2021
| 14:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The sixth Arts and Lectures event of the semester focuses on the film “Deported,” which looks at immigration issues from a different angle. The panel includes Rachèle Magloire, the film’s director, and Guerline Jozef, a leading immigration expert who...
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November
08,
2021
| 13:27 PM America/Los_Angeles
Waves of Flags, Nov. 8-10 Miniature American flags will be staked in the grass by Forum Plaza, showcasing CSUSM's approximately 1,700 military-connected students on campus. Veterans Day Celebration, Nov. 9, noon-1 p.m.  Signature celebration...
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November
05,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Roxanne Dominguez set her sights on becoming a speech-language pathologist in a medical facility, she knew the setting would be competitive. Turns out, it was so competitive that she needed to move nine hours away from everyone and everything sh...
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November
03,
2021
| 17:13 PM America/Los_Angeles
Throughout the month of November, Cal State San Marcos will be celebrating and recognizing the contributions of American Indians with a series of special events as part of Native American Heritage Month.Now more commonly referred to as American India...
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November
03,
2021
| 10:06 AM America/Los_Angeles
Growing up in San Marcos, Lesly Rodriguez’s family didn’t have a lot of money.Her parents worked a lot. Often, that not only meant making sacrifices, but also less time for her family to spend together.But as an elementary school student, Rodriguez d...
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October
27,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
James Oakley woke up on Oct. 6 figuring it would be like most mornings when he needed to prepare for the weekly group meeting he attends with his fellow Princeton University graduate students who are members of chemistry professor David MacMillan’s l...
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October
26,
2021
| 14:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Globe for All Tour, presented by The Old Globe theater, visits Cal State San Marcos on Nov. 2 for a free performance of “Shakespeare: Call and Response.” The event is at 4 p.m. at the University Student Union. No tickets or registration are neede...
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October
26,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos professor Bonnie Bade is part of a team of academic researchers who came together last year to study the effects of COVID-19 on the vulnerable population of farmworkers throughout the state.  The COVID-19 Farmworker Study (COFS) ...
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October
25,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fifth Arts and Lectures event of the semester features jose e. abad, who is a multidisciplinary choreographer, DJ and curator who centers their work around the complexities of cultural identity. The presentation, “Rhythmic Ancestries: Film Screen...
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October
22,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Like many Americans, Kiora Ridgeway took to the streets after the murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer in May 2020.The Cal State San Marcos sociology student and volleyball player was in her hometown of Portland at the time, having ...
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October
21,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
New Student & Family Programs is accepting applications for Orientation Team (O-Team) for the spring 2022 semester. The application priority deadline is Nov. 1.O-Team members are responsible for welcoming new students and their families to the CSUSM ...
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