Another public art project for faculty member

Johanna Poethig, who has worked on dozens of large-scale murals and other art installations around the country, has taken on yet another project.

Poethig, a professor in CSU Monterey Bay’s Visual and Public Art Department, has been named lead artist on a transportation project in the East Bay area of San Francisco.


Annual Heritage Music Festival set for May 8 has Latin flavor

Heritage Music Festival logoThe community is invited to an evening of jazz on the campus of California State University, Monterey Bay as the annual Heritage Music Festival returns on May 8.

Mariachi Reyna at World Theater

All-female group visits April 30, May 1

In a musical genre dominated by men, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles has been breaking stereotypes and shaping new cultural traditions since 1994.

KAZU earns two Murrow Awards

CSUMB's station honored for excellence in electronic journalism

Krista Almanzan, news director of KAZU, has won two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for excellence in electronic journalism. The awards are given by the Radio, Television, Digital News Association.Murrow Awards logo

CSUMB goes green with Earth Day events

Mammoth comes back from extinction – at least for awhile

The woolly mammoth under constructionEducation is at the heart of Earth Day – which is really Earth Week at CSU Monterey Bay.

Students inspire couple to help

Two UROCers get research support

Two more CSU Monterey Bay students have benefitted from the generosity of Barbara Baldock and Phillip Butler.

The Monterey residents have sponsored students through CSU Monterey Bay’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Center since 2010-11.

“We see it as helping give a little bit of a push to students on their way to a higher-level degree,” Dr. Butler told the university’s magazine several years ago.

Out from the stacks

Librarian promotes literacy in Guatemala

CSU Monterey Bay reference and instruction librarian Sarah Dahlen personifies public service.

She has worked as an adult education teacher in a family literacy program in Arizona, and, in 2013, used her library skills to help youngsters in Guatemala through Librarians Without Borders (LWB).

Keepin' It Reel

Three days of film showings – part of the 13th annual Reel Work May Day Labor Film Festival – will be held on the campus of Cal State Monterey Bay.

The festival features films that illuminate the lives and struggles of workers in the United States and around the world.

Undergraduate research pays off big

For the next three years, Allison Moreno won't have to worry about how she will pay for graduate school.

UROC logoThe Cal State Monterey Bay senior has received a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

Mona the Mammoth symbolizes Earth Day at CSUMB

A long-extinct creature roams the earth – at least CSUMB's piece of it – once again.

Mona the Mammoth has a shaggy purple headMona the Mammoth is part of CSUMB's celebration of Earth Day, and will remain on display through May 17.