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CSUSM NewsCenter (News)

2021
September
20,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received the 2021 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.  As a recipient of the annual HEED Award ...
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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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September
15,
2021
| 11:21 AM America/Los_Angeles
As Cal State San Marcos emerges from the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, President Ellen Neufeldt will deliver her annual Report to the Community on Thursday, Sept. 30, stressing the university’s role as a powerful engine for good.  More t...
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September
13,
2021
| 14:18 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos student Ivan Gonzalez has been selected as the campus’ recipient of the 2021 Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement, the California State University’s highest recognition of student accomplishment.  Students are selected for...
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September
01,
2021
| 10:59 AM America/Los_Angeles
An innovative program at Cal State San Marcos that helps student veterans discover careers in sustainable energy has received a grant of $6 million from the U.S. Department of Defense.  The grant to Veterans to Energy Careers (VTEC) from the Office o...
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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
25,
2021
| 09:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received national recognition for the innovative student coaching program that it launched last year, partly in response to the coronavirus pandemic.  CSUSM has been selected to receive the 2021 AASCU Excellence and Innovatio...
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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
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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May
26,
2021
| 13:43 PM America/Los_Angeles
Registration is now open for the 2021 National Social Mobility Virtual Symposium, a bicoastal collaboration with Old Dominion University and California State University San Marcos. Higher education leaders, faculty and staff interested in enhancing s...
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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
19,
2021
| 10:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt announced the appointment of Dr. Aswad Allen as the university’s next chief diversity officer.Allen currently serves as the inaugural chief diversity officer at Emporia State University in Emporia, Kan. R...
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May
13,
2021
| 16:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt announced the appointment of Jessica Berger as the university’s next vice president of University Advancement and executive director of the CSUSM Foundation.Berger currently serves as assistant vice presi...
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May
11,
2021
| 10:55 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will celebrate the graduating classes of 2021 and 2020 later this month as it holds its first commencement ceremonies in two years. A total of 4,592 students will graduate as part of the Class of 2021. The Class of 2020, which nu...
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May
10,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Cal State San Marcos College of Business Administration has achieved accreditation from a prestigious global organization, joining the top 5% of business schools in the world. CSUSM’s College of Business Administration was accredited last month b...
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May
07,
2021
| 11:20 AM America/Los_Angeles
In celebration of National Nurses Month, the California State University Shiley Institute for Palliative Care is offering its online What Every Nurse Needs to Know About Palliative Care course free through May 31.The one-hour self-paced course gives ...
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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
02,
2021
| 13:24 PM America/Los_Angeles
A new economic impact study commissioned by the California State University illustrates its significant and varied economic contributions to the state’s economy, including a return of nearly seven dollars for every dollar invested in the university b...
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March
30,
2021
| 09:28 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Master of Public Health program at Cal State San Marcos has achieved accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), an independent agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit schools of public health and...
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March
23,
2021
| 14:28 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received a $250,000 grant from The Conrad Prebys Foundation that it will use to continue to build out the Innovation Hub that first launched last spring.  The gift announced Tuesday is the first one that CSUSM has received fr...
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March
10,
2021
| 12:45 PM America/Los_Angeles
California State University San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt announced the appointment of the university’s next vice president of Finance and Administrative Services, Leon Wyden. Wyden currently serves as vice president for Administration and Fina...
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March
03,
2021
| 07:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team composed mostly of current and former Cal State San Marcos students is one of only four groups nationwide to win contract funding from the National Security Innovation Network, which helps solve problems for the U.S. Department of Defense. The...
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February
09,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The University Library at Cal State San Marcos will present a virtual reception for the exhibit “Stories & Snapshots: Documenting a Year of the Pandemic,” which will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 23 from 6-7 p.m. The event will feature contributions to...
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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
28,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Legal taxation on cannabis yielded a combined total of more than $12 million to the cities of San Diego, La Mesa and Vista in 2019, according to an economic impact report on the San Diego cannabis industry by Cal State San Marcos’ College of Business...
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2020
December
16,
2020
| 13:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has extended its deadline to apply for admission for the fall 2021 semester by six weeks in recognition of the toll that the coronavirus pandemic has exacted on students throughout the region and beyond. The previous deadline was...
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November
30,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
A Cal State San Marcos professor is one of the experts behind new national research offering significant evidence that a new type of electronic cigarette is less damaging to health than traditional cigarettes. Dr. Kim Pulvers, a professor of psycholo...
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November
23,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos again stands among the national leaders in the social mobility of its graduates, according to new rankings by the online publication CollegeNET. CSUSM ranks 28th nationally out of almost 1,500 schools measured in the seventh annu...
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November
18,
2020
| 11:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has appointed Dr. Godfrey Gibbison as the new dean of Extended Learning effective Jan. 18.Gibbison comes to CSUSM from the College of Charleston in South Carolina where he most recently served as dean of the Graduate School.“Exte...
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October
19,
2020
| 11:55 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos this week will host a two-day virtual conference focused on the ideals of activism and anti-racism. The second annual Social Justice Symposium (SJS) will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the online...
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