Service learning highlighted at national conference
In 2013, CSU Monterey Bay was selected as one of five colleges and universities to receive the Higher Education Civic Engagement Award presented by The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars and the New York Life Foundation.
The university’s work in student and community engagement was promoted again at the Association of American Colleges & Universities’ 2014 annual conference held Jan. 22-25 in Washington, D.C.
Pete Newell influenced generations of players, coaches
Doug Harris has been making films for nearly 20 years. He perfected his media skills by earning a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies at CSU Monterey Bay in 1998.
His most recent documentary, Basketball Guru: The Pete Newell Story, has been shown on Collegeinsider.com and featured in a variety of media outlets, including Chronicle Live, a program on the Comcast Bay Area TV channel.
CSU Monterey Bay's work to promote alternative transportation has garnered three excellence awards from the Transportation Agency for Monterey County. The awards were among 10 presented at TAMC's board meeting on Jan. 22; they recognize individuals, groups and businesses for efforts to improve the way people get around in Monterey County.