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CSU Campus Construction Projects and Practices Lauded for Safety and Sustainability

Annual CSU Facilities Management Conference honored three campuses for sustainable practices and five for safety in construction.
7-Apr-2021 1:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

CSU Delegations "Visit" the Nation's Capital in Support of Students During District Week

Monday, April 5 kicked off a week of virtual visits between California State University leaders and federal legislators for CSU District Week.
7-Apr-2021 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Courses for Kids

The CSU invests in the education of potential Cal State students.
5-Apr-2021 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Journey to the Working World

Find out how the CSU helps students launch their post-graduation careers.
30-Mar-2021 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Calling all Science and Math Teacher Candidates: 120 New Scholarships Available for Aspiring Teachers

A new $600,000 grant from Microsoft will be used to increase the number of scholarships available to mathematics and science teacher education candidates.
29-Mar-2021 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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It Comes in Waves

Tsunamis pose a real threat to the California coast, even if the triggering earthquakes occur elsewhere. CSU researchers are helping ensure coastal cities are ready.
22-Mar-2021 3:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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CSU CalFresh Outreach Supports Students' Basic Needs

CSU campuses hosted CalFresh Outreach Week to raise awareness of expanded nutrition program for students.
19-Mar-2021 11:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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On Tour: Chancellor Castro to Visit all 23 CSU Campuses

The CSU’s new leader embarks on a statewide tour to get to know each campus and raise the visibility of the nation’s largest public four-year university.
16-Mar-2021 11:55 AM 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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