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2024
February
08,
2024
| 07:46 AM America/Los_Angeles
Catherine Hampel, a Cal State San Marcos public health lecturer, was recently selected as one of 60 scholars who are part of the ninth class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS).Each year, PLS brings a group of diverse, committed leaders who are...
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February
08,
2024
| 07:43 AM America/Los_Angeles
Alumnus Steve Maxey was recently selected by the Greater San Diego Area Mathematics Council for the 2023 Outstanding Mathematics Educator Award in the high school category.Recipients are lauded for dedicating themselves to quality mathematics educati...
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February
06,
2024
| 12:46 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt welcomed a delegation of educators representing Changhua County, Taiwan, to campus on Feb. 1. Both parties affirmed their commitment to partnership development and discussed future collaborations.Delegate...
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January
24,
2024
| 15:34 PM America/Los_Angeles
Deysi Merino-Gonzalez, a 2015 Cal State San Marcos graduate, was recently selected as the recipient of the fourth annual Kugel & Zuroweste Health Justice Award.  The award is given yearly by the Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN), a national nonprofit ...
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2023
November
16,
2023
| 12:07 PM America/Los_Angeles
Nearly 90 students will present research at Cal State San Marcos’ Student Poster Showcase on Nov. 28. The campus community is invited to view student presentations from noon-1 p.m. in the USU Ballroom.The showcase is an opportunity for students in al...
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November
13,
2023
| 16:22 PM America/Los_Angeles
A Cal State San Marcos student podcast, “Read the Climate,” will launch its first episode on Nov. 16 to help raise awareness and find solutions about climate change. The podcast will be available on Spotify, iHeart, Soundcloud, Buzzsprout and RSS. “R...
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November
02,
2023
| 16:20 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will host multiple events to honor the contributions of veterans during National Veterans and Military Families Month. CSUSM is home to nearly 500 student veterans, the highest percentage per capita of any California State Univer...
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November
02,
2023
| 07:26 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Career Center’s fall job and internship fair enjoyed record-breaking attendance last month as more than 500 Cal State San Marcos students engaged with 57 employers on Oct. 17 in the USU Ballroom. The fair gave students the chance to meet with pot...
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October
18,
2023
| 12:55 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is ranked among the top universities for Hispanic/Latinx students, according to Hispanic Outlook on Education Magazine. CSUSM received recognition in the following categories: No. 43 in total bachelor's degrees granted;No. 82 in ...
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October
10,
2023
| 15:16 PM America/Los_Angeles
The National Latino Research Center (NLRC) at Cal State San Marcos has been awarded a $333,332 grant from the federal Minority Research Grant Program to support the research of Bridges2Health, a community health advocate program. The importance of th...
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October
09,
2023
| 16:05 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos music professor and department chair Ching-Ming Cheng was recently inducted into the Steinway & Sons Teacher Hall of Fame.Cheng, who joined CSUSM’s faculty in 2011, played an integral role in the university becoming an All-Steinw...
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September
28,
2023
| 08:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Two Cal State San Marcos kinesiology master’s students mentored by professor Todd Astorino had manuscripts from their theses published in highly regarded journals recently. Rasmus Clausen compared the magnitude of excess post-exercise oxygen consumpt...
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September
18,
2023
| 14:51 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is one of the top regional universities in the West according to new rankings by the publication U.S. News & World Report.  CSUSM ranks No. 28 in the category “Regional Universities West” on the U.S. News 2024 Best Colleges list,...
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August
31,
2023
| 11:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos psychology professor Sasha Kimel has been published by the Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, an American Psychological Association publication.Kimel’s article, titled “Finding Your Roots: Do DNA Ancestry Tests Increase...
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August
29,
2023
| 15:54 PM America/Los_Angeles
Dawn M. Formo, dean of Cal State San Marcos’ Office of Undergraduate Studies, will participate in the 2023-2024 Weekend HERS (Higher Education Resources Services) Leadership Institute, as part of the weekend immersion cohort hosted in Virginia.Thanks...
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August
24,
2023
| 07:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
For the second straight year, Cal State San Marcos history professor Suzanna Krivulskaya was named a public fellow by the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI), a nonprofit, nonpartisan research and education organization based in Washington, D.C...
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August
23,
2023
| 12:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos alumnus Terry Loftus, the chief information officer for the San Diego County Office of Education, visited the White House earlier this month to speak at the “Back to School Safely: Cybersecurity Summit for K-12 Schools.”In prepar...
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August
21,
2023
| 08:58 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos’ School of Education this fall will begin a four-year partnership with the San Marcos Unified School District through which the university’s teacher candidates will train as residents in district schools.The partnership, which is...
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August
21,
2023
| 08:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
Last spring, 40 Cal State San Marcos business students in Raj Pillai’s leadership in organizations class participated in a Compassionate Leadership Certificate online program to help them develop the necessary skills to become an efficient leader. St...
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August
07,
2023
| 15:48 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Kappa Sigma chapter at Cal State San Marcos has been named one of the top chapters in the nation. It received the Founders' Award of Chapter Excellence (FACE) for its dedicated work in recruitment, service, philanthropy, scholarship and ritual ed...
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August
03,
2023
| 10:54 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team of Cal State San Marcos faculty created and presented the panel “Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse: Do You Have the Guts?” at San Diego Comic-Con last month. The panelists – sociology professors Matthew Atherton and Sheri-Lynn Kurisu and moderat...
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August
02,
2023
| 14:06 PM America/Los_Angeles
The California State University system received the 2023 AASCU Excellence & Innovation Award for Sustainability and Sustainable Development. The project was a collaborative effort among six CSU campuses, including Cal State San Marcos. The project wa...
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July
27,
2023
| 09:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos alumna Rachael Lafenhagen won $10,000 in prize money during the Sunstone CSU Startup Launch Competition.Lafenhagen’s pitch for her startup Craft-Your-Bra earned her second place in the social enterprise track. The prize money wil...
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July
25,
2023
| 16:36 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos alumna Tatiana Willis founded The Willis Scholarship in hopes of empowering transfer students to continue their education. Willis began her higher education at MiraCosta College before transferring to CSUSM to pursue her degree i...
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July
18,
2023
| 08:12 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos’ College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) collaborated with the Migrant Education Program in Los Angeles to host the inaugural Migrant Scholars Summer Institute (MSSI) from July 6-14. Nearly 40 high school students who identify ...
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June
28,
2023
| 11:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has been named to the “Best Colleges in America 2023” list by Money magazine.CSUSM received a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5 in the new system developed this year by Money. Out of more than 700 colleges and universities evaluated, ...
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June
28,
2023
| 09:09 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos political science professor Xiaoye She is part of a new online journal with a mission of creating a more global California by showcasing the scholarship and work of faculty, students and staff of the California State University s...
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May
23,
2023
| 15:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to fund a novel project that will offer mindfulness training to STEM students who are preparing for graduate school.The grant of about $80,000 covers a term of one year ...
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May
18,
2023
| 09:14 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team of students from Cal State San Marcos recently competed in the fourth Marine Energy Collegiate Competition (MECC), which endorses new marine energy ideas for capturing the power of the ocean.The CSUSM team of Thomas Handzel, Miguel Lopez, Fare...
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May
18,
2023
| 07:06 AM America/Los_Angeles
Undergraduate and graduate students from colleges and universities throughout Southern California convened at Cal State San Marcos recently for the 29th Annual Psychology Student Research Conference. The event allowed students the chance to share the...
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