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CSUSM NewsCenter (CEHHS)

2022
September
27,
2022
| 10:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
The College of Education, Health and Human Services at Cal State San Marcos will hold two forums next month on the futures of health, wellness and education. Organized by Dr. Jennifer Ostergren, dean of the college, the CEHHS Collective Impact Future...
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September
12,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Everyone knows about the life-or-death danger that military members are exposed to when they enlist. Perhaps less appreciated is the everyday wear and tear that their bodies absorb because of the physical rigors of the job. Bob Smetanka is all too fa...
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June
30,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Two of the biggest achievements in Jacob Thum’s life to this point can be traced back to the motorcycle accident he survived when he was 17.Thum’s injuries left him in a wheelchair, wondering if he would ever walk again.A year after the accident, aft...
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June
21,
2022
| 16:33 PM America/Los_Angeles
Mark Baldwin had an indelible impact at Cal State San Marcos, one that is still felt more than a decade after he retired from the university.“He worked really hard to create space for all voices and making people feel like they were a part of the pro...
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May
05,
2022
| 08:36 AM America/Los_Angeles
One of the missions of Cal State San Marcos’ College of Education, Health and Human Services is to prepare students for highly skilled and ethical health care careers through collaborative engagement with community and regional partners.Melissa Herna...
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May
05,
2022
| 08:03 AM America/Los_Angeles
More than 4,400 students are expected to graduate from Cal State San Marcos this academic year, including six standouts from the Class of 2022 who are receiving special recognition for their achievements.Honorees were nominated by faculty or staff an...
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April
20,
2022
| 09:08 AM America/Los_Angeles
What will the classroom of the future look like? It’s a question that schools across the country are asking as education returns to some degree of normalcy from the pandemic. And it’s a question that Cal State San Marcos hopes to be on the leading ed...
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April
19,
2022
| 10:21 AM America/Los_Angeles
Russell Low was in the hospital late last summer, recovering from a mysterious infection that nearly killed him, when he began to think of himself as a ripple. Ripples and their far-reaching effects have been the overarching theme of much of Low’s ad...
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January
31,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received a grant of $1.3 million from a state agency to train students in research that will help them reduce tobacco-related disease in their communities.The four-year grant funded by the California Tobacco Related Disease R...
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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
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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November
08,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received a gift of $200,000 from a Southern California foundation to further develop the existing nursing simulation and skills labs located in San Marcos and Temecula. The donation is the first one that CSUSM has received fr...
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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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October
29,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fall Student Poster Showcase, which promotes student research and creative activity accomplishments, will be held from noon-1 p.m. on Nov. 9 in Forum Plaza.The event is free and open to the public, but attendees are asked to register in advance.T...
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October
20,
2021
| 09:59 AM America/Los_Angeles
Ashley Gallardo never could have imagined a career in speech-language pathology when she moved to Southern California from Guam to pursue higher education.Gallardo attended Long Beach City College before transferring to Cal State Fullerton to study c...
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October
04,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The end of the semester last spring was always going to be a challenge for Ruby Reyes. The Cal State San Marcos student had to juggle final exams and projects in her human development classes with her job working in the DREAMer Resource Office and se...
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September
17,
2021
| 15:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
Two Cal State San Marcos professors have teamed up to receive a grant from the National Science Foundation to explore what factors affect the development of entrepreneurs in minority communities.The grant of $215,740 is notable in part because of its...
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August
26,
2021
| 13:43 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is the co-recipient of a grant from the National Science Foundation through which it will work with an industry partner to improve outcomes for children with speech impairments.Through the one-year, $250,293 grant from Small Busi...
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August
18,
2021
| 09:06 AM America/Los_Angeles
By any measure, homelessness has become an epidemic in San Diego. According to a report by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development compiled in 2020 and released this March, the city and surrounding area (which includes North County) rank...
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August
13,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Christina Drumm is no stranger to umpiring major softball events. In her 27 years as an umpire, she has officiated everything from the NCAA Women’s College World Series to prestigious international tournaments, including the World Cup of Softball.But...
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July
08,
2021
| 08:03 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos social work professor Madeline Lee, ACE Scholars Services counselors Laurie Orr and Leigh Quijada, and ACE founding director Jim Mickelson recently had a paper published in the National Association of Social Workers Press journal...
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June
18,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The public health program at Cal State San Marcos has been approved to become a department within the College of Education, Health and Human Services, effective July 1. The change was approved last week by Carl Kemnitz, CSUSM’s provost.  As part of t...
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June
07,
2021
| 09:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
The electrical engineering program is among 17 teams from colleges and universities across the country selected to participate in the 2022 Marine Energy Collegiate Competition: Powering the Blue Economy.The competition, which is hosted by the U.S. De...
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May
21,
2021
| 10:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos announced the appointment of Dr. Jennifer Ostergren as the next dean of the College of Education, Health and Human Services.  Ostergren will start in her position on July 1. She will take over from Deborah Kristan, who has filled...
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May
20,
2021
| 09:28 AM America/Los_Angeles
On Sunday afternoon on Cal State San Marcos’ Mangrum Track & Field, nursing students in the College of Education, Health & Human Services will walk across the commencement stage to celebrate the conclusion of a lengthy and rewarding journey.Pictures ...
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May
19,
2021
| 10:51 AM America/Los_Angeles
In the Fresno community where Sarah Menyhay grew up, there was never much doubt about where you would turn if your child was sick and you didn’t know what was wrong or what to do.You would call the Menyhays. If the father, Steve, wasn’t home, you’d t...
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May
14,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Biology student Matthew Cope was selected as the recipient of the 2021 Dean’s Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award for the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.A first-generation college student, Cope participated in Bridge...
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May
13,
2021
| 11:35 AM America/Los_Angeles
Six years ago, two students from faraway nations met as part of the orientation day of the Office of Global Education at Cal State San Marcos.Khyati Kansagra hailed from Gujarat, a state on the western coast of India. Bayan Sairafi was from the Easte...
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May
13,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Kamilah Brown graduated from college in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in communications, but it was a sage piece of advice and a twist of fate that led to her true calling.Just a month after earning her degree, the 9/11 terrorist attacks shocked the ...
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