Learn about instructional science grad program

Open house scheduled for Nov. 6

The public is invited to learn about California State University, Monterey Bay's master’s degree program in Instructional Science and Technology at an open house on Nov. 6.

The program prepares students for positions in the fast-changing fields of modern education and training. It enables graduates to advance in their current careers and will position them to assume leadership roles in education and training.

Thinking outside the borders

La Santa Cecilia – A band with a message

La Santa Cecilia is set to rock CSU Monterey Bay’s University Center on Oct. 29.

Otters at the bottom of the world

While penguins and seals call it home, there are few permanent human residents on Antarctica. But, each year, several thousand people temporarily reside at research stations scattered across the continent.

At the moment, two of them are CSU Monterey Bay alumni.

Film showcases young people succeeding despite the odds

CSUMB student featured in documentary about East Salinas

A feature-length documentary that had its California premiere at the Carmel International Film Festival features a CSU Monterey Bay student.

Stanford futurist kicks off President's Speaker Series

'Future Monterey Bay' focus of speaker series

“Innovators, upstarts and mythmakers: the deep origins of Silicon Valley” will be the topic addressed by Stanford professor Paul Saffo on Nov. 4, when the President’s Speaker Series returns to Cal State Monterey Bay.

Students haunt house for a good cause

The Rotaract Club of CSU Monterey Bay wants to scare you.

About 15 of the club’s members have volunteered to help at the Castle of the Dead Haunted House in Salinas this Halloween season.

Student actors at last year's Haunted House

A hole-in-one for STEM education

CSU Monterey Bay students recently got hands-on experience teaching scientific concepts such as Archimedes’ principle and Newton’s theory of gravity through their application to golf.

The future teachers served as mentors in the Chevron STEM Zone, an interactive exhibit that highlights the scientific side of sports through a variety of hands-on learning stations for youngsters. The idea is that sports can make science more engaging.


Bikes can be rented at the Otter Cycle CenterOtter Pedal 2014 is coming to CSUMB Oct. 28

Students, faculty and staff are invited to pedal their way around campus, collecting information and prizes as they go.

Scholarship fund makes headlines

Awards surpass $1 million mark

After former Los Angeles Times photojournalist Alwin Krause died in 2002, his wife, Marian Krause, thought about how she could honor him.

She also wanted to pay tribute to her husband’s great-aunt, Florence Campbell Rathom, one of the first female journalists to work at the Providence Journal in Rhode Island.

Rock . . . honed for the holidays

December People returns to World Theater Nov. 8 by popular demand

Kick off the holiday season on Nov. 8 when the December People – Robert Berry, Gary Pihl, Dave Medd, David Lauser and Jack Foster – make an anticipated appearance at California State University, Monterey Bay’s World Theater. The group has played to enthusiastic, standing-room-only houses the last four years and this year promises more of the same.