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CSUSM NewsCenter (news)

2022
May
17,
2022
| 13:27 PM America/Los_Angeles
Steve Wagner, the president and co-founder of Stone Brewing, and his wife, Laura, have given $1 million to Cal State San Marcos to establish funding to support social mobility, one of the core tenets of the university’s new strategic plan. The Stone ...
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May
05,
2022
| 12:44 PM America/Los_Angeles
More than 3,000 graduates and about 30,000 people are expected to be in attendance as Cal State San Marcos holds its first full-capacity commencement in three years.  A total of 4,406 students will graduate as part of the Class of 2022, with more tha...
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May
02,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Senior Experience at Cal State San Marcos has reached a milestone this semester, with 10,000 students having completed the signature program, the College of Business Administration (CoBA) announced.The nearly 30-year-old program was one of the first ...
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April
25,
2022
| 12:35 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has announced the appointment of Dr. Jackie Trischman as the permanent dean of the College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (CSTEM). Trischman has served as the interim dean since July 1, 2020.“Dr. Trischman h...
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April
05,
2022
| 09:56 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received two grants totaling almost $250,000 from The Conrad Prebys Foundation to support the university’s burgeoning innovation ecosystem and to help provide immersive virtual reality training to students.  The gifts build o...
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April
04,
2022
| 13:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has announced the appointment of Dr. Ronald Ramirez as the next dean of the College of Business Administration (CoBA). Ramirez will start in his position on July 1. He will take over from Dr. Ben Cherry, who has served as interim...
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March
29,
2022
| 11:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will host an open house to tour the Extended Learning Building from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5.  The Extended Learning Building (ELB), which opened in 2019, is located in the North City development in San Marcos. Extended Learn...
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March
29,
2022
| 10:58 AM America/Los_Angeles
Mark your calendar: The 2022 National Social Mobility Symposium, a bicoastal collaboration between CSUSM and the Center for Social Mobility at Old Dominion University, will take place Thursday, June 23 and Friday, June 24 at CSUSM. This year’s confer...
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March
28,
2022
| 14:35 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has announced the appointment of Dr. Liora Gubkin as the next dean of the College of Humanities, Arts, Behavioral and Social Sciences.  Gubkin will start in her position on July 11. She will take over from Elizabeth Matthews, who...
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March
24,
2022
| 15:38 PM America/Los_Angeles
This summer at Cal State San Marcos, more than 180 online and hybrid courses will be open to CSUSM students as well as students from other universities and individuals in the community. Many courses can be completed in as little as five weeks, and st...
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March
07,
2022
| 09:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at noon on Friday, March 11, to celebrate the opening of the university’s Viasat Engineering Pavilion.The pavilion is named in honor of the Carlsbad-based company that provided a $1.5 million g...
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February
21,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Build and launch a rocket, view the surface of the sun, or discover how chemistry is better than magic.  These are just a few of the more than 60 hands-on, interactive activities and demonstrations that will engage thousands of attendees on Saturday,...
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February
09,
2022
| 15:03 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos is signing an agreement this month with a group of community-based organizations representing the interests of Black students that strives to increase educational access and social mobility.On Feb. 26, CSUSM President Ellen Neufe...
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February
08,
2022
| 15:39 PM America/Los_Angeles
As a means of boosting the retention rate of student veterans, Cal State San Marcos has joined a nationwide peer support program that has helped thousands of student veterans across the country.CSUSM has become one of 49 partner campuses of Peer Advi...
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February
02,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos ranks among the top 50 universities in the nation according to a new index that measures academic institutions on student outcomes and economic mobility rather than historical prestige and selectivity.  CSUSM ranks No. 39 nationa...
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January
31,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received a grant of $1.3 million from a state agency to train students in research that will help them reduce tobacco-related disease in their communities.The four-year grant funded by the California Tobacco Related Disease R...
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2021
December
17,
2021
| 15:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos President Ellen Neufeldt has announced the appointment of Dr. Viridiana Diaz as the university’s next vice president of Student Affairs. The vice president oversees 32 departments and 190 employees dedicated to supporting student...
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December
06,
2021
| 15:21 PM America/Los_Angeles
Students from Cal State San Marcos will present and pitch their entrepreneurial ideas during the CSUSM Quick Pitch Competition on Wednesday, Dec. 8 from 6-8 p.m. at the newly opened Innovation Hub on campus. This will be the Innovation Hub's first ev...
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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
| 15:56 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos psychology professor Daniel Berry has written a manuscript on the intersection of mindfulness meditation and interracial social interactions that has been published in the academic journal Social Psychological and Personality Sci...
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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
08,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos has received a gift of $200,000 from a Southern California foundation to further develop the existing nursing simulation and skills labs located in San Marcos and Temecula. The donation is the first one that CSUSM has received fr...
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October
29,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The fall Student Poster Showcase, which promotes student research and creative activity accomplishments, will be held from noon-1 p.m. on Nov. 9 in Forum Plaza.The event is free and open to the public, but attendees are asked to register in advance.T...
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October
26,
2021
| 11:11 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos biology professor Elinne Becket has been selected to receive an award from a state organization recognizing up-and-coming professionals in the life science industry. Becket is one of 10 winners of the sixth annual Life Science Ca...
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October
08,
2021
| 11:18 AM America/Los_Angeles
The upcoming Winter Intersession at Cal State San Marcos offers a wide range of online and hybrid courses with a compressed timeline to the community. These courses enable individuals to accelerate their progress toward a degree by earning as many as...
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October
06,
2021
| 14:26 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Cal State San Marcos Facilities Development and Management department has received the highest recognition for excellence from a national organization. FDM was honored last month with the 2021 Award for Excellence in Facilities Management from AP...
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September
29,
2021
| 12:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Cal State San Marcos Foundation Board welcomed two directors into new leadership roles and three new directors during its first meeting of the academic year on Sept. 29.Steve Wagner, the co-founder and president of Stone Brewing Co., is the board...
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September
29,
2021
| 11:20 AM America/Los_Angeles
California State University San Marcos has received a grant of nearly $5 million from the U.S. Department of Education that it will use to further expand opportunities and equity for students in STEM fields.  The grant is funded at just under $1 mill...
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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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