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By the Book

Dig into the knowledge and interests of CSU faculty experts with their personal book recommendations.
13-Nov-2020 8:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Be the Change

The CSU prepares students to advocate for their communities through public service, volunteering and civic engagement.
2-Nov-2020 4:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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One University for All

In the midst of a tumultuous year, the CSU reaffirms its commitment to diversity and inclusion.
28-Oct-2020 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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California State University Enrollment Reaches All-Time High

The California State University (CSU) enrolled its largest-ever student body for the fall 2020 term, CSU officials announced today. The 23 campuses of the university collectively enrolled 485,549 students, surpassing the previous enrollment high of...
26-Oct-2020 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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CSU Graduation Initiative 2025 Leads to Record Highs in Student Achievement

Student achievement throughout the California State University (CSU) as measured by graduation rates has increased to an all-time high under Graduation Initiative 2025.
24-Oct-2020 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Fueling the Biotech Pipeline

The CSU Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology (CSUPERB) continues to prepare students for California’s growing biotechnology workforce in several disciplines across all 23 campuses.
20-Oct-2020 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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CSU Helps Bridge the Digital Equity Divide

Discover how the CSU is increasing critical technology access to ensure student success in virtual learning.
12-Oct-2020 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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A Reality Beyond

By incorporating extended reality into teaching, CSU faculty enhance the learning experience in the classroom and online.
29-Sep-2020 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Creating Critical News Consumers

​​In times of political and societal turmoil, misinformation abounds. From deepfakes to viral conspiracy theories, how do we trust the media we consume is truthful? Education may be the best defense in creating critical information consumers in...
19-Oct-2020 12:25 PM EDT

Earth Day 2020: The Human Element

​​​​​​​Fifty years ago, San José State University​ alumnus and Wisconsin senator Gaylord Nelson established the first Earth Day, which took place across the country on April 22. But what does Earth Day 2020 look like in the midst of...
20-Apr-2020 11:55 AM EDT

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8 Ways to Make 2020 Your Best Year Ever

Here's a resolution we can all keep: Make 2020 the year you decide never to set a resolution again. Instead, consider following some of the sage advice about living wisely and well from CSU faculty experts in psychology, gerontology and palliative...
7-Jan-2020 4:05 AM EST

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Studying Online

More than 118,000 CSU students are currently enrolled in at least one online class, yet misconceptions persist about online education. New to the idea? Here are five factors you might not know.
17-Aug-2018 1:30 PM EDT

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4 Things You Should Be Doing to Avoid Exercise Injuries

Dr. Pablo Costa, a leading researcher and assistant professor at CSU Fullerton, says these habits could avoid some of the most common sprains and strains.
10-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT

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Is It Time to Put Down Your Phone?

San Francisco State professors say there’s a strong link between digital addiction — especially in the form of compulsive smartphone use — and anxiety and depression.
2-May-2018 4:00 PM EDT

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“at Stanislaus State, We’re Training Our Students to Be Leaders in the Nursing Industry.”

Every day, James Bowles uses 15 years of military medical experience to lead Stanislaus State’s renowned nursing simulation program. In the process he’s helping to prepare hundreds of students to change health care as we know it.
29-Mar-2018 5:00 AM EDT

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What You Don’t Know About Valley Fever Could Hurt You

CSU Bakersfield microbiology professor Antje Lauer says the state is tracking toward an epidemic of the infectious lung disease.
6-Mar-2018 3:05 PM EST

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