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2021
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
19,
2021
| 11:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Cal State San Marcos faculty has grown more diverse this semester. A new program at the university helped make it that way and will do its best to keep it that way. Seven new professors are on campus this fall as CSUSM has joined the ranks of uni...
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October
15,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Six CSUSM biology professors are among 78 CSU faculty members who received COVID-19 Research Recovery Microgrant Program awards from the California State University Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology (CSUPERB).CSUPERB announced the a...
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October
12,
2021
| 11:16 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fall 2021 (Re) Sounding Visions series includes five events featuring BIPOC artists, musicians and scholars whose work focuses on “unearthing invisibilized histories, calling attention to present injustices, and envisioning more equitable futures...
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October
08,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fourth Arts and Lectures event of the semester features a group of panelists from Chola Vida, an organization that supports former and active female gang members. The presentation, “Chola Vida: Homegirls Navigating the Barrio to Academia,” is at ...
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October
07,
2021
| 09:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The third Arts and Lectures event of the semester features award-winning writer Irene Sanchez, who will share her experiences as a high school Latinx studies teacher through poetry and testimony.Sanchez’s presentation, “Tell Them Where You're From: T...
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September
30,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The second Arts & Lectures event of the semester features four diverse speakers examining the parallels between local, regional and global voices and movements for social justice. The event, “Global Movements for Social Justice,” is at noon on Oct. 1...
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September
29,
2021
| 13:14 PM America/Los_Angeles
Adam Dodge, the co-founder of Ending Technology-Enabled Abuse (EndTAB), is the featured speaker for the first Arts & Lectures event of the fall semester.Dodge’s presentation, “Staying Safe When Relationships Go Digital,” is at 6 p.m. on Oct. 5 on Zoo...
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September
16,
2021
| 10:04 AM America/Los_Angeles
This time last year, the words “critical race theory” would have elicited a quizzical look and a shrug outside of a very small percentage of Americans.  These days, the once-obscure academic term is almost inescapable, on the lips of politicians, TV ...
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September
14,
2021
| 15:20 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos sociology professor Marisol Clark-Ibáñez is co-guest editor of a forthcoming national journal publication focused entirely on undocumented students.“College Access and Success for Undocumented Students” is a special edition of th...
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September
03,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Mental health has always been important to Antoinette Chanel, but it has taken on a deeper meaning for her over the past 18 months.“Getting a handle on my anxiety and my depression is something that has been big for me,” said Chanel, who graduated fr...
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August
09,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
An appearance by the award-winning performance group Black Took Collective highlights the fall lineup of the longstanding Arts & Lectures series at Cal State San Marcos.  Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the series will be presented in a virtual ...
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July
13,
2021
| 12:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
Like most Americans, Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall awoke last Wednesday to the stunning news that Haiti’s president, Jovenel Moïse, had been assassinated in a brazen act of political violence.Like very few Americans, however, Sepinwall brought to the in...
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June
30,
2021
| 14:53 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos professor Joely Proudfit has been appointed by California Gov. Gavin Newsom to the Commission on the Status of Women and Girls, becoming the first Indigenous woman named to the organization. Established as a state agency in 1965,...
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June
29,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
For most graduating students, receiving the opportunity to sing at their university’s commencement would be the performative highlight of the year, if not many years.For Rachael Groeneweg, it was merely the kickoff for what will surely be a summer to...
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June
18,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
One of the foundational rules of improvisational comedy is to say yes. To use a common example, if you’re performing a skit with a partner and they point their finger at you and exclaim, “Freeze, I have a gun,” the scene won’t go very far if you obse...
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June
16,
2021
| 14:09 PM America/Los_Angeles
Hollywood is notorious for shying away from certain subjects while severely watering down others.One such seemingly untouchable subject has been the Haitian Revolution, which ended in 1804 with the successful uprising against French colonial rule by ...
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June
09,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Rebecca Lush can thank pure happenstance for the latest honor of her scholarly career.  As a longtime professor of literature and writing studies at Cal State San Marcos, Lush is a member of the Western Literature Association and a past president of ...
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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
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
06,
2021
| 09:00 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 2021 who are receiving special recognition for their achievements.Honorees were nominated by faculty or staff an...
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May
05,
2021
| 09:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
On Monday morning, government officials in New York spoke at a rally to decry the recent spate of hate crimes against people of Asian descent in the United States and call for harsher punishment. “To those who perpetuate Asian hate, we now have peopl...
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April
27,
2021
| 08:38 AM America/Los_Angeles
As a political science major, Cal State San Marcos sophomore Julia Glorioso is used to writing papers and participating in discussions about public policy and law.So when she decided to write and produce a film for her final project assignment for a ...
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April
26,
2021
| 11:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
Four Cal State San Marcos professors have received national grants for projects that involve such important issues as coastal water runoff, nerve damage among military and first responders, and humanities education for engineering students. Elinne Be...
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April
26,
2021
| 11:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos visual arts senior Sarah Bricke went to Balboa Park in February 2020 to pick up single graft branches as part of a project with CoLab series visiting artist Margaretha Haughwout, the branches, in Bricke’s most accurate descr...
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April
19,
2021
| 09:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
As a member of the inaugural women’s soccer team at Cal State San Marcos in 2006, Marika Patterson learned firsthand the importance of time management, working hard at one’s craft and showing up every day ready to give your best.As a law enforcement ...
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April
15,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Melissa Reyes has always had a keen interest in the environment. It stems from her upbringing in the Imperial Valley, which relies heavily on the agricultural industry.Reyes has multiple family members who worked in Imperial Valley’s agricultural fie...
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April
06,
2021
| 15:08 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos alumnus Alfredo Aguilar has been invited to attend one of the most prestigious creative writing programs in the United States. Aguilar, who graduated from CSUSM in 2013 with a degree in literature and writing studies, recently re...
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March
17,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The question might have been considered predictable, coming as it did at the start of a course in American Indian studies. After the professor, Joely Proudfit, proudly declared her Native heritage, she asked the students whether any of them were Nati...
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March
05,
2021
| 09:41 AM America/Los_Angeles
Donald Trump didn’t invent fake news, of course. False stories have been circulated as long as the written word has existed. Perhaps no person on the planet, however, is more responsible for the term “fake news” achieving worldwide ubiquity, with the...
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