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Balancing Act: Stories from CSU Student-Parents

Between raising kids and getting an education, these students manage a tight schedule. Take a peek into the lives they lead to give their all in the classroom and at home.
30-Mar-2020 8:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Claiming the Director’s Chair

The CSU is preparing the next generation of women filmmakers for California’s multibillion-dollar entertainment industry.
27-Mar-2020 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Teacher Retention: How the CSU is Helping Support Teachers of Color

When it comes to addressing California’s teacher shortage, recruitment is only half the story. Here’s how the CSU is making sure new recruits keep teaching.
25-Feb-2020 5:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Inclusive Support on the Road to Success

Learn how CSU programs for students of color are easing the transition to college life and supporting academic success.
20-Feb-2020 4:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

Student Voters' Choice: Increasing Access for Civic Engagement

​College students across California will have greater access to a vital civic duty, thanks to the placement of multi-day voting centers on campuses in participating counties.
14-Feb-2020 12:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

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‘How I Fell for My Field’

As the adage goes, “Choose a job you love, and you'll never work a day in your life." The CSU is lucky to be replete with faculty and staff across its 23 campuses who've found their true calling. And for those who work with them—whether students...
12-Feb-2020 3:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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CSU Chancellor Timothy P. White Appointed Co-Chair of National Task Force on Transfer of Credit

California State University (CSU) Chancellor Timothy P. White has been appointed as a co-chair of a national task force that will focus on improving transfer and award of credit practices to spur student success and reduce the time to graduate....
30-Jan-2020 5:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Working Together to Close the Equity Gap

Faculty and staff across the California State University are working together to narrow the academic equity gap with help from an innovative professional development program.
27-Jan-2020 2:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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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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Money Can Make You Happier — If You Spend it Right

Research by San Francisco State professor Ryan Howell says it’s what we buy that really matters to our well-being.
5-Mar-2018 7:05 PM EST

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Too Few Women and Native People in Entertainment, Say CSU Professors

When the 90th Academy Awards take place this Sunday, March 4, audiences will no doubt hear about not just the cinematic achievements of the past year but also the strides made in building more diversity in entertainment. And while there has been...
1-Mar-2018 6:05 AM EST

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