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.

Undergraduate Research Week at CSUMB

National Undergraduate Research Week takes place April 14 through 18.

At CSU Monterey Bay, it’s an annual celebration of research and creative activity. Undergraduates can explore the opportunities available to them and find ways to get involved.

Alumnus' work on display at Steinbeck Center

Exhibit moves to New Orleans

"Steinbeck: The Art of Fiction" will be featured at the Irish Cultural Museum of New Orleans beginning July 25. The exhibit, which includes pieces by sculptor – and CSUMB alumus – Lew Aytes and photos by Robert Nease, recognizes the author's Irish roots. The exhibit will be on display through Sept. 27.
 

Zumbathon raises funds for Relay for Life

CSUMB Rotaract Club organizes March 29 event

The CSU Monterey Bay Rotaract Club will host a Zumbathon to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 29 at Water City Skate in Marina.