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CSUSM NewsCenter (community)

2021
December
02,
2021
| 12:31 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos’ University Police Department is accepting donations for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots campaign until Dec. 16. New, unwrapped toys can be brought to the lobby of UPD, which is at 425 La Moree Road. No donation is seen as too sma...
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December
01,
2021
| 08:30 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 32nd nationally out of more than 1,500 schools measured in the eighth a...
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November
19,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Jessica Berger wasn’t due to start her new job as Cal State San Marcos’ vice president of University Advancement for two more months when she visited campus for commencement last May.The fact that Berger wasn’t officially working for CSUSM yet was ir...
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November
16,
2021
| 09:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Noemi Ramirez discovered a passion for the stock market through a high school competition in which she helped her school take second place.Ramirez planned to continue working toward a career that allowed her to pursue that interest after enrolling at...
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November
12,
2021
| 16:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
In response to the ongoing urgent need to support students experiencing food insecurity during the pandemic, the Cougar Pantry at Cal State San Marcos has moved into a larger space that will enable it to offer expanded services. Associated Students, ...
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November
09,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As a child, Aswad Allen heard a familiar refrain from the adults in his life: Get some fat on your head.It meant that he should seek knowledge and the understanding that goes with it.It’s a phrase that still resonates with Allen. He watched his paren...
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November
08,
2021
| 13:27 PM America/Los_Angeles
Waves of Flags, Nov. 8-10 Miniature American flags will be staked in the grass by Forum Plaza, showcasing CSUSM's approximately 1,700 military-connected students on campus. Veterans Day Celebration, Nov. 9, noon-1 p.m.  Signature celebration...
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November
03,
2021
| 17:13 PM America/Los_Angeles
Throughout the month of November, Cal State San Marcos will be celebrating and recognizing the contributions of American Indians with a series of special events as part of Native American Heritage Month.Now more commonly referred to as American India...
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October
26,
2021
| 14:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Globe for All Tour, presented by The Old Globe theater, visits Cal State San Marcos on Nov. 2 for a free performance of “Shakespeare: Call and Response.” The event is at 4 p.m. at the University Student Union. No tickets or registration are neede...
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October
13,
2021
| 11:23 AM America/Los_Angeles
Associated Students, Inc., is celebrating its 30th anniversary throughout the 2021-22 academic year with numerous events to reminisce, enjoy moments together in the present and look toward the future. ASI invites alumni, current students, faculty, st...
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October
05,
2021
| 17:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt walked over to the University Student Union for her Report to the Community last week, the contrast from her previous address nearly eight months ago was striking.The campus was abuzz with activity, ...
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October
04,
2021
| 10:09 AM America/Los_Angeles
October is recognized across the country as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It was first observed in 1987 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and two years later was officially designated as such by Congress. It’s a way to connect...
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September
23,
2021
| 09:57 AM America/Los_Angeles
It seemed like a simple enough assignment. A time capsule had been buried at Cal State San Marcos 25 years ago, and the location in the center of Craven Circle had been marked with a large granite plaque.As the date of the long-awaited unveiling appr...
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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
01,
2021
| 11:39 AM America/Los_Angeles
Thirty two years ago, on Sept. 1, 1989, California Governor George Deukmejian signed into law Senate Bill 365, officially establishing California State University San Marcos.CSUSM’s founding ushered in an era of higher education in the United States,...
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August
27,
2021
| 12:11 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos expects to welcome more than 16,000 students Monday as it kicks off a fall semester that sees students, faculty and staff largely returning to campus after a year spent learning and working primarily virtually because of the COVI...
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August
27,
2021
| 10:17 AM America/Los_Angeles
In many districts across California, high school students are required to perform a certain amount of community service hours.Those students often arrive at college with neither the time, desire nor readily available resources to give back to their c...
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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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August
03,
2021
| 08:43 AM America/Los_Angeles
The County of San Diego is resuming free COVID testing at Cal State San Marcos beginning Tuesday, Aug. 3, from a new on-campus site in lower parking lot B off Craven Road. The walk-up testing site is open to the public and no appointment is needed.Th...
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July
27,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
When Cal State San Marcos was taking small, tentative steps toward repopulating campus on a limited basis last fall, it faced a problem: Social distancing is really hard to manage on an elevator.In concert with state and local public health officials...
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June
17,
2021
| 12:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Godfrey Gibbison joined Cal State San Marcos as the new dean of Extended Learning and Global Programs on Jan. 18. Most recently, he served as the interim dean of the Graduate School at the College of Charleston in South Carolina.Born and raised in Ja...
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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
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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May
04,
2021
| 08:15 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. Elena...
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April
13,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
When the spring semester began in late January, it seemed as if the stars had finally aligned for Cal State San Marcos to send its nursing students back into the community for their badly needed clinical rotations.Some were scheduled to be stationed ...
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April
08,
2021
| 13:19 PM America/Los_Angeles
In normal times, the César Chávez Day of Service is a day for Cal State San Marcos students, faculty and staff to use March 31 – which is a holiday for all California State University campuses – as an opportunity to get out and serve the community in...
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April
05,
2021
| 12:27 PM America/Los_Angeles
Scott MacDonald remembers what it was like trying to pay for college.Money was tight when MacDonald was being raised by a single mother in Illinois, so he paid for his education through a combination of earnings from a factory job and financial aid, ...
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March
30,
2021
| 13:18 PM America/Los_Angeles
Since he became eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine as part of Phase 1B in late February, Adam White has been trying in vain to book an appointment for his first shot.So when the Cal State San Marcos police officer got an email on March 19 infor...
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March
30,
2021
| 08:00 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. Elinn...
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March
09,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The upcoming summer session at California State University San Marcos offers more than 180 online courses to CSUSM students as well as students from other universities and individuals in the community. In addition, a popular summer payment plan is be...
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