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2020
November
17,
2020
| 10:22 AM America/Los_Angeles
Joenetta Benjamin attended a Southern Baptist church while growing up in South Carolina.But seeing how elders in her church shunned a teenager who had been the victim of sexual assault led Benjamin to look for another outlet for her faith.Now, many y...
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November
16,
2020
| 10:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
These are the seven CSUSM students who are representing the university this school year as part of the STEAM Ambassadors program.  Leah Amparan, School of Education teaching credential student Amy Brunolli, School of Education teaching credential...
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November
06,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Daniela Carreon had been preparing for several months for the second Social Justice Symposium at Cal State San Marcos last spring when the coronavirus crisis began to disrupt nearly every aspect of daily life in the United States and beyond.   The...
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October
20,
2020
| 07:49 AM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Kn...
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October
02,
2020
| 11:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Stephanie Hebert was looking forward to the launch of Cal State San Marcos’ post-consumer composting program last spring. Then the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Plans to start the program at the University Student Union, home to most campus dining servic...
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September
23,
2020
| 10:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
The California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees has appointed Joseph I. Castro, Ph.D., to serve as the eighth chancellor of the California State University. Castro has served as the eighth president of California State University, Fresno sinc...
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September
22,
2020
| 16:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will have an on-campus election polling location from Oct. 31-Nov. 3. The polling site will be at the Clarke Field House next to The Sports Center. Parking will be available in Lot L and Parking Structure 1. The poll will b...
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September
16,
2020
| 14:34 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will bring entertaining arts programming to the campus and surrounding community while giving a boost to its School of Arts through a new partnership.  CSUSM will serve as the new host of a drive-in movie and concert series be...
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September
14,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Latin@/x Center (LXC) will host a virtual celebration to mark its fifth anniversary at noon on Sept. 17. “Given the Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) status of the university and the high percentage of Latin@/x identifying students on campus ...
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September
01,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The California Health Care Foundation (CHCF), a nonprofit philanthropy, has been working since 1996 to improve the state’s health care delivery system and expand access to care and coverage, especially for Californians who are low-income. It’s a v...
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August
31,
2020
| 14:44 PM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos chose a graphic novel by George Takei as its Common Read in February, there was little reason to hope that students might be able to hear the writer talk about the book.  After all, the actor who became famous by playing ...
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August
28,
2020
| 11:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos expects to welcome more than 16,000 students Monday as it kicks off a fall semester unlike any in its history. In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and in alignment with the California State University’s decision for ...
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August
26,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
It would be difficult to overstate the challenge that Norm Bishop faced the first time he attempted a virtual therapy session through the Cal State San Marcos Speech-Language Clinic.  For the previous few years, Bishop had been a steady and famili...
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August
26,
2020
| 08:29 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos created a division in 2011 expressly for the purpose of forging stronger ties with the surrounding region, the idea was considered bold and somewhat novel in the realm of higher education. Over the years, the division of ...
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August
05,
2020
| 11:22 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will host a San Diego County-operated, walk-up coronavirus testing site beginning Monday, Aug. 10, expanding critical testing services to North County residents. CSUSM students, faculty and staff – along with members of the publi...
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July
31,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Carl Kemnitz spent the last five years at San Jose State, not only one of the largest schools in the California State University system but also the oldest. When he became Cal State San Marcos’ provost and vice president of Academic Affairs on Jul...
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July
22,
2020
| 09:46 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos students have an opportunity to foster real-life solutions to a specific community challenge in the upcoming Summer Innovation Challenge, which is managed by the CSUSM Innovation Hub. Individuals and teams interested in partic...
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July
20,
2020
| 13:38 PM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 crisis, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Know...
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July
20,
2020
| 10:48 AM America/Los_Angeles
To the Faculty and Staff of The California State University: I write today to emphasize the seriousness of the California State University’s budget situation and, in broad strokes, outline a multiyear plan that will allow us to strategically navig...
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July
15,
2020
| 14:47 PM America/Los_Angeles
Even under the best of circumstances, organizing and putting on summer orientation at Cal State San Marcos can feel like a herculean task. It’s easy to understand why, given that the annual program for first-year students and their families as well a...
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July
09,
2020
| 08:13 AM America/Los_Angeles
Bob Mangrum often told stories about the impact teachers had on his life. Mangrum’s mother died when he was young, and he had a challenging upbringing in Oklahoma. He shared with his children, Trudy and Bill, that it wasn’t unusual for him to skip...
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June
12,
2020
| 16:35 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cathy Baur went through a half-dozen newspapers every day when she was the public information officer for the Poway Unified School District. This was in 1990, long before Google alerts and online aggregation services, and Baur’s job responsibiliti...
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June
12,
2020
| 08:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Dr. James Chun had only been in his role as Cal State San Marcos’ interim medical director for Student Health and Counseling Services for a short time when he was asked in February to assist in the university’s Emergency Operation Center (EOC). Ch...
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June
11,
2020
| 17:05 PM America/Los_Angeles
Dear CSUSM Community, This month, the Supreme Court of the United States is expected to make a decision about the status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which provides protection from deportation and a work permit to ...
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June
04,
2020
| 14:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
Since taking over as director of the Black Student Center at Cal State San Marcos last summer, John Rawlins III has facilitated many discussions with Black students about race relations in America.  But given the emotionally wrenching events of th...
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June
04,
2020
| 13:44 PM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 crisis, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Know...
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June
02,
2020
| 20:25 PM America/Los_Angeles
This message was shared with the campus community on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 4 p.m. Dear CSUSM Community, Over the course of this past week, we all have been shaken by the unnecessary death of George Floyd. I know the grief continues to weigh ...
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May
21,
2020
| 15:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
When the going got tough, Cal State San Marcos got creative.  Stymied by the inability to host traditional commencement ceremonies this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, CSUSM instead dreamed up a way to give the Class of 2020 the celebratory ...
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May
12,
2020
| 12:34 PM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos faculty and staff continue to go above and beyond on behalf of students and the campus community during the COVID-19 crisis, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Know...
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May
05,
2020
| 11:18 AM America/Los_Angeles
One of the significant benefits to attending a major university is its extensive alumni network, and Cal State San Marcos is no different in that regard. The university recently rolled out a new program called Cougar Connect: CSUSM Mentorship Prog...
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