Health sciences, human services dean named

Long Beach State educator to lead new college

Britt Rios-Ellis, a professor of health sciences at Long Beach State and director of the National Council of La Raza/CSULB Center for Latino Community Health, Evaluation and Leadership Training, has been named the founding dean of Cal State Monterey Bay's College of Health Sciences and Human Services.

Art in the service of science

CSUMB grad tackles the evolution of birds

Jane Kim seems to like big projects.

A few months ago, after more than three year of development and painting, the science illustrator completed Migrating Mural: Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep. The project, a series of six murals along the migrating route of the endangered species, was completed in the spring when the final touches were put on the northernmost installation, at the Mono Lake Visitor Center. The murals are located along a 120-mile stretch of Route 395 in Northern California.

Science informs art

Images from the Seafloor Mapping Lab at CSU Monterey Bay have been put to use by an East Coast artist. 

'Graduation day' for ocean science researchers

The 11 members of CSUMB's first REUFor the 11 students who spent the summer conducting research through the Ocean Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates program based at CSU Monterey Bay, Aug. 15 was graduation day.

Youth soccer clinic set for Saturday morning

Youngsters gather around CSUMB's mascot at a soccer clinic in 2000CSU Monterey Bay's men's and women's soccer teams will hold a free clinic on Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Otter Sports Complex.

Acting out against sexual assault

Call it an innovative approach to tackling a sensitive subject.

Sex Signals posterOn Sept. 2, an acting troupe, Catharsis Productions, will make its first appearance at CSU Monterey Bay in a production called “Sex Signals.”

Former AS officer heads to Washington for internship


While other students are returning to the classroom this fall, Wendy Holman is heading to Washington, D.C., where she will spend the semester working in the office of a member of the House of Representatives.

Students present environmental research

A contingent of CSU Monterey Bay students and faculty members will be among those presenting research at the annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America.

Mobile devices just a click away

As students prepare to return to campus, they don't have to worry about buying the latest technology. They can rent it by the week, month or semester at CSU Monterey Bay's TechRent store.

This fall, the store is back for its fifth year, offering students an affordable alternative to costly purchases.

Since the spring of 2010, TechRent has saved students more than $616,000 in equipment purchase costs and generated nearly $66,000 in rental fees. That money supports the store's operations and covers the cost of purchasing additional technology.

Students headed to Washington internships

Two CSU Monterey Bay students are about to get an up-close look at the inner workings of government.

Jesse ReyesIn late August, Jesse Reyes and Dahlia Ezekwonna will travel to Washington, D.C.,where they will spend the semester working as interns and earning academic credit.