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Alumna finalist for presidential award

A CSU Monterey Bay graduate has been nominated for a national teaching award.

High Fidelity

Music students mix it up in recording studio

When students in CSU Monterey Bay’s Music and Performing Arts Department enrolled in an advanced audio production class in 2013, they were signing up for the opportunity to work on a real-world project.

VPA professor steps out from behind the scenes

After more than 35 years of experience behind the scenes as a lighting designer and visual artist, Stephanie Johnson will perform her first one-woman show on July 21 as part of the AfroSolo Arts Festival in San Francisco.

NAACP president gets early start on the job

When she was elected in the spring of 2014 to head the campus chapter of the NAACP, Mia Elliott said, “I can’t wait to start. I am really looking forward to being president.”

Students honored with pre-doctoral fellowships

Five CSU Monterey Bay students – whose research interests include ocean acidification, “geek” culture and statistical methods used in AIDS research, among other topics – have been recognized by the California Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Program.

Girls Love Science, Too

Girls interested in pursuing a career in marine science are exploring their options this week through a program at CSU Monterey Bay.

Community-based restoration, a few acres at a time

Rose Ashbach, a graduate student in the Applied Marine and Watershed Science program at CSU Monterey Bay, has left her mark on the campus while helping the university implement its master plan.

Business, IT building nearing halfway point of construction

As of July 1, the Business and Information Technology (BIT) building was approximately 40 percent complete.

BYOB, help RON

Attention, shoppers: Bring your own bag to Whole Foods

CSU Monterey Bay’s Return of the Natives program is getting some help from Whole Foods shoppers.

From July through September, shoppers at the grocery chain’s Monterey store can request that the five-cent refund they receive from bringing their own bags be directed to RON.

Capstone project leads to museum exhibit

CSU Monterey Bay alumna Erika D’Auria has turned her capstone project into an exhibit at the Monterey Museum of Art.

D’Auria (VPA 2014) is the guest curator of Define:/self/ – Exploring Female Identity, which opens July 11 at the museum’s Pacific Street location.