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14 CSU Campuses to Provide Incoming Spring 2022 Students with Free Computing Devices through CSUCCESS

More than half of the CSU's campuses now participate in CSUCCESS, the largest technology distribution program of its kind, bridging digital equity for students across California.
17-Nov-2021 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

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CSU CARES Provides Financial Relief for Students Experiencing Hardships Due to COVID-19

CSU CARES Provides Financial Relief for Students Experiencing Hardships Due to COVID-19 To date, more than $952,000,000 has been distributed.
16-Nov-2021 2:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Advancing Gender-Diverse Careers

How innovative programs at CSU campuses help increase gender equity in traditionally male-dominated fields.
15-Nov-2021 3:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

Student Tech Equity Levels Up with CSUCCESS

Launched in the fall, the CSUCCESS initiative is bridging the digital divide by providing free iPads to thousands of CSU students. And it’s only getting started.
3-Nov-2021 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Supporting Student Veterans

​​​The CSU's commitment to student success extends to all students, especially those who serve or have served our country. Approximately 7,500 servicemembers and veterans are currently enrolled at the CSU, and more than 11,000 dependents of...
1-Nov-2021 2:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Expanding Reach of Social Sciences at Hispanic-Serving Institutions

CSU social scientists receive grant from National Science Foundation to build and broaden research and opportunities among minority-serving institutions.
26-Oct-2021 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Graduation Rates for All CSU Students Continue to Climb with Graduation Initiative 2025

Graduation Rates for All CSU Students Continue to Climb with Graduation Initiative 2025
22-Oct-2021 3:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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A Smooth Transition

The CSU is committed to supporting its transfer students from application to graduation.
20-Oct-2021 8:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Searching for Peace in Uncertainty

30-Aug-2021 2:00 PM EDT

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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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