Alcohol Awareness Week comes to CSUMB

National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness WeekAs part of National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week (NCAAW) Oct. 20–25, CSU Monterey Bay is offering panel discussions, games, displays and other activities to help students understand the ramifications of alcohol and its effect.

Beyond rhythm

Master of the mbira celebrates melody, harmony in African music

CSU Monterey Bay’s concert series continues on Oct. 24 when the community is invited to an afternoon of African music and culture with mbira and marimba master Cosmas Magaya of Zimbabwe.

CSUMB awarded $8.6 million to boost teacher quality

CSU Monterey Bay has received one of 24 grants from the U.S Department of Education to recruit, train and support new teachers primarily in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

World Affairs Council honors CSUMB students

The World Affairs Council of the Monterey Bay Area has awarded scholarships to two students from California State University, Monterey Bay.

CSUMB presents an evening with Lea DeLaria

Orange is the New Black actress visits Oct. 15

An evening with Lea DeLaria will highlight Cal State Monterey Bay’s celebration of LGBTQ history month.

Lea DeLariaDeLaria’s talk, followed by a question-and-answer session, will get under way at 7 p.m., Oct. 15, in the University Center ballroom.

Protecting intellectual property

Entrepreneurship Forum set for Oct. 14

For most startup companies, their intellectual property, including their brand, logo, taglines, documents and innovations, are their most important assets. Those assets need to be protected from competitive infringement.

The Class of 3 Million is coming

Class of 3 Million logoWhen graduates cross the stage at commencement next May, they will join not only the Class of 2015, but also The Class of 3 Million – three million graduates of the California State University system.

It’s one of the largest alumni networks in the world.

Concert offers an array of new music

A/B Duo

CSU Monterey Bay’s concert series resumes on Oct. 13 with a free performance by A/B Duo.

Included in the program is a new piece for contrabass flute and percussion written by Monterey County native Ned McGowan.

Grants help students GEAR UP for college

Middle school students in Monterey County will be better equipped for college thanks to federal grants awarded to Cal State Monterey Bay.

Insert a description of the image here.The money will allow 3,620 students to be served in San Ardo, San Lucas, Greenfield, King City, Salinas and Seaside.