CSUSM NewsCenter (veterans)

2017
November
21,
2017
San Marcos, CA – Cal State San Marcos is ranked 24th in the nation among four-year schools in the “Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 rankings.” The “Military Times Best” distinction, formerly known as “Best for Vets,” recognizes colleges and univ...
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November
09,
2017
Cal State San Marcos’ Veterans Services continued a week of events with its annual Veterans Day Observance on Thursday afternoon. CSUSM campus members joined student veterans and dignitaries in Markstein Hall for a ceremony followed by a reception...
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November
08,
2017
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos’ Veterans Services is hosting the University’s annual Veterans Day Observance at noon Thursday in Markstein 104 on campus. The event is free and open to the public. CSUSM President Karen Hayn...
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September
22,
2017
Cal State San Marcos’ Veterans Center is a bit of a tight squeeze these days. That’s not surprising given that the number of student veterans the University serves has increased by 400 percent since 2006. “Simply put, we are bursting at the sea...
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September
19,
2017
San Marcos, CA – The Epstein Family Foundation has pledged $1 million in support of Cal State San Marcos’ Veterans Center, the most significant gift in support of the University’s student veterans since the donation of the center building in 2014. ...
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August
14,
2017
Patricia Reily has excellent timing when it comes to helping Cal State San Marcos student veterans. For Jason Sneddon, it was chatting with Reily at an Operation Connect event. For Ankit Panchal, it was simply waking up from a nap at the right mom...
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May
18,
2017
Irene Diggs took two Stuart Mesa Elementary School students to the nearby Marine Corps Mechanized Museum on Camp Pendleton hoping it would inspire them to write for an anthology project called “Voices of Military Children.” After visiting the muse...
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May
09,
2017
California State University San Marcos will honor our nation’s fallen with a Memorial Day Observance on Thursday, May 11. The Observance is being dedicated to Marine Sgt. Rafael Peralta, a Mexico City native who grew up in San Diego. Sgt. Peralta ...
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2015
November
09,
2015
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has been named to Military Times’ Best for Vets: Colleges 2016 list. This distinction recognizes and rewards colleges across the nation that demonstrate a commitment to providing educational opportun...
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November
06,
2015
The Office of Naval Research (ONR) awarded California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) Veteran Services a three-year $900,000 grant to establish a veterans-to-STEM initiative through their Energy Systems Technology and Evaluation Program (ESTEP). ...
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October
30,
2015
The Veterans Center at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) invites the community to a special Veterans Day observance on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 11:30 a.m. to honor all U.S. veterans. CSUSM professor and Air Force veteran Susie Lan Cassel, who...
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April
30,
2015
The Veterans Center at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) invites the community to a special Memorial Day observance on Tuesday, May 5 at 12 p.m., to pay tribute to fallen military heroes. Retired U.S. Marine Corp Captain Eric McEvenny, w...
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April
10,
2015
He was awarded a Purple Heart for wounds received in service to his country, and now Marine veteran Erik Galvan hopes to further his education and help other veterans like him transition back to civilian life. After an improvised explosive device ...
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March
12,
2015
The Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) program at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has been ranked No. 19 out of 75 by Military Times in its 2015 list of Best for Vets: Business Schools, the publication announced March 9. The ...
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January
28,
2015
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has been designated a Top School by Military Advanced Education in its 2015 Guide to Colleges and Universities. The guide, which measures best practices in military and veteran education, recognizes scho...
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2014
November
17,
2014
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has been named to Military Times’ Best for Vets: Colleges 2015 list. This distinction recognizes and rewards colleges across the nation that demonstrate a commitment to providing educational opportunitie...
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October
02,
2014
At a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, September 23, California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) officials, students, faculty and staff were joined by community members, elected officials and leadership from Camp Pendleton in a celebration of th...
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September
22,
2014
WHAT: California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) is celebrating its newly opened Veterans Center with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony. The new 1,000-square-foot energy-efficient building was donated by Stevens Institute of Technology students...
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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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2013
December
04,
2013
A ceremony on Friday, Nov. 8 at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) celebrated the groundbreaking of Ecohabit, an award-winning, zero-net energy solar house created by a team of interdisciplinary Stevens Institute of Technology (SIT) stude...
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November
22,
2013
California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) has been named to Military Times’ Best for Vets: Colleges 2014 list. This distinction recognizes and rewards colleges across the nation that demonstrate a commitment to providing educational opportunitie...
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November
05,
2013
A ceremony on Friday, Nov. 8 at CSUSM celebrated the groundbreaking of Ecohabit, an award-winning, zero-net energy solar house created by a team of interdisciplinary Stevens Institute of Technology (SIT) students in Hoboken, N.J., and donated to Cal ...
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November
05,
2013
On Friday, Nov. 8 at 11 a.m., California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) will host a ceremony to celebrate the groundbreaking of its new Veterans Center. The stand-alone “smart house” is being donated to the University from students at the Steven...
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November
04,
2013
Paying tribute to the admirable service of our nation’s veterans and recognizing the military service of its own student-veterans, California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) will host a celebration event on Thursday, Nov. 7 at noon in Tukwut Cour...
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