Alumna honored with teaching award

Miriam Lopez, a seventh-grade teacher at Vista Verde Middle School in Greenfield, has been honored for her work in the classroom.

Miriam Lopez with news anchor Dan GreenLopez, who earned a teaching credential from CSU Monterey Bay and is currently enrolled in the university’s master of arts in education program, was given the Crystal Apple Award by television station KSBW.

Father Serra biographer lectures on April 3

Gregory OrfaleaGregory Orfalea, author of Journey to the Sun: Junipero Serra’s Dream and the Founding of California, will make a presentation at CSU Monterey Bay on April 3. The community is invited to this free event.

Students selected for CSU-wide competition

Event highlights excellence in research

Outstanding work by CSU Monterey Bay students on topics including the changing media landscape, the effectiveness of a workplace exercise program and nitrous oxide emissions of lettuce crops will be presented at a systemwide competition in May.

Plunging into research

Grant allows undergrads to get first-hand experience

A NSF grant will provide for summer research experiences at CSUMBOne of CSU Monterey Bay’s selling points is its proximity to the bay. Students enjoy the recreational activities associated with it; they can also work with faculty members and scientists on research projects tied to it.

Should California have the highest minimum wage in the U.S.?

Ethics panel examines the topic March 27

Tens of thousands of California’s hourly workers will become the best paid in the country when a new minimum wage law goes into effect.

Student artists' work to be installed April 18

A vital part of being an artist is entering works into juried competitions. Students at CSU Monterey Bay had the opportunity to do that, thanks to a generous donation from a faculty member.

GEEKING OUT

Students, professors put pie in Pi Day

PiIt's not likely anyone is getting the day off from school or work for it, but National Pi Day is Friday.

Since 1988, when the first celebration was held at the San Francisco Exploratorium, the day has been commemorated around the world.

Their thing: Strings

Eight hands plus one cello = lots of fun

Stringfever, a London-based string quartet, is a little bit classical, a little bit rock 'n' roll – and humorous. 

Workshop examines disability access


Public invited to March 27 event

The community is invited to a workshop at CSU Monterey Bay intended to increase awareness of people with disabilities.

CSUMB finishes sixth in college fishing championship

CSU Monterey Bay’s team of Matthew Diaz and Sebastian Resendiz braved frigid, windy conditions to finish sixth in the college fishing national championship in Seneca, S.C., March 6-8.