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2021
February
26,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has earned a STARS Gold Rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).STARS is the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating Sys...
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February
25,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Paul Ecke III awoke on New Year’s Day eight years ago facing the most daunting of resolutions: the house project to end all house projects.On the final day of 2012, Ecke had completed the sale of his family’s storied Encinitas ranch to the Leichtag F...
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February
15,
2021
| 12:28 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 pandemic, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues. Chad ...
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February
12,
2021
| 10:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Twenty-five years ago, Cal State San Marcos was a four-building campus full of bright-eyed optimists with individual paths but the common goal of making it a home of inclusion, a place for caring, a community of learning and inspiration.Sharon Hamill...
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February
10,
2021
| 07:58 AM America/Los_Angeles
Not long after arriving at Cal State San Marcos in the summer of 2019 as the university’s fourth president, Ellen Neufeldt kicked off her Listening and Learning Tour.It was Neufeldt’s way of combing a then-unfamiliar campus and discovering the many p...
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February
04,
2021
| 11:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Javier Guerrero, the president and CEO of Coastal Roots Farm in Encinitas, was honored with the 2021 Fran Aleshire Leadership Award for his outstanding leadership and regional involvement during Cal State San Marcos’ annual Report to the Community on...
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January
29,
2021
| 13:11 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is the site of a new COVID-19 vaccination “super station” being operated by San Diego County that will open on Sunday, Jan. 31.  Individuals can be vaccinated at the site, by appointment only, Sundays through Thursdays from 9:30 ...
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January
27,
2021
| 13:16 PM America/Los_Angeles
The coronavirus pandemic has spared few victims as it has rampaged across the United States over the past 10 months, but it has had a particularly deleterious impact on the Latinx community.According to a prominent report by the American Medical Asso...
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January
21,
2021
| 08:14 AM America/Los_Angeles
As the Cal State San Marcos campus remains closed because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Arts & Lectures series will be presented in a virtual format this spring for the second semester in a row.  The longstanding series at CSUSM will offer a virtu...
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2020
December
22,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/Los_Angeles
M.J. Lee already was struggling acutely with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic as the fall semester at Cal State San Marcos drew to a close.It was hard enough for Lee to juggle a heavy class load in biological sciences as she felt the pressure ...
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December
16,
2020
| 16:49 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 pandemic, we’re pleased to highlight some of the campus heroes as nominated by students and colleagues.Know s...
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December
08,
2020
| 12:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
The summer before the start of their freshman year at Cal State San Marcos, while many of their peers are going on vacations or relaxing at the beach, a group of students takes an immersive six-week course that prepares them for the rigors of college...
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December
08,
2020
| 11:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Quynh Pham had already graduated from Cal State San Marcos by the time the Business Professional Development program became a requirement for business administration students.Though Pham wasn’t able to benefit from the program, she is delighted to be...
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December
07,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Richard Armenta, an assistant professor of kinesiology, is the winner of the 2020 Kerri Mowen Excellence in Faculty Mentoring Award, which recognizes Cal State San Marcos faculty who actively “engage undergraduates in research experiences/scholarly a...
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December
03,
2020
| 13:17 PM America/Los_Angeles
We are continuing to monitor public safety power shutoffs related to the Red Flag Warning for Riverside and San Diego counties that was issued earlier this week by the National Weather Service.We know many members of the CSUSM community have been imp...
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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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