Catch CSUMB on TV

In partnership with KCBA Fox 35, the university is producing a weekly television program, “Campus to tv logoCommunity.” It’s part of CSUMB’s commitment to serving as a catalyst for positive change – through education, outreach and public service.

The vision mural, through a new lens

A new vision mural is taking shape on campus.

Capstone Festival set for Dec. 18 and 19

It all comes down to this

At CSU Monterey Bay, all students must complete a capstone project in their final year, publicly presenting and defending the project or portfolio of work that demonstrates what they have learned. They do this each fall and spring at the Capstone Festival, which is organized by academic departments. 

Sixth-graders 'commit' to attend college

Fairview Middle School students visited CSUMBIt will be years before they even graduate from high school, but hundreds of sixth-grade students are already planning for college, thanks to a program at CSU Monterey Bay.

Plant yourself at CSUMB

Volunteers plant more than 22,000 natives each yearReturn of the Natives, the education and outreach arm of CSU Monterey Bay’s Watershed Institute, has a big idea for 2015.

An animation celebration set for Dec 8.

Wonderland Film Festival will be held Dec. 8CSU Monterey Bay’s Cinematic Arts and Technology Department presents its third Wonderland Film Festival on Monday, Dec. 8.

President Ochoa attends White House conference

College access topic of education summit

Cal State Monterey Bay President Eduardo Ochoa joined President Obama, the First Lady, Vice President Biden and hundreds of college presidents and other higher education leaders in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 4, to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college.

Freshmen applications jump more than 5 percent

CSU Monterey Bay saw a 5.3 percent increase in freshmen applications this year over last year, with approximately 15,391 first-time freshmen applying for admission next fall.

The university’s total number of applicants is 12 percent higher than two years ago when 13,753 applied, said Dr. Ronnie Higgs, the university’s vice president of student affairs and enrollment services

CSUMB also had 3,713 upper-division transfers apply, an increase of 1 percent.

Flu shots available at CSUMB

flu clinic logoIt’s free. It’s on campus. It takes only a few minutes and it really doesn’t hurt.

It not only helps you, it also helps your family and everyone with whom you come into contact. Yet more than half of adult Americans fail to get a flu shot every year.

Artists reflect on issues of sustainability

Visual artist Peter Hiers and dancer/choreographer Matthew Nelson will be part of a program at CSU Monterey Bay on Dec. 3.

The free event, “Artistic Reflections on Issues of Sustainability and Systems Thinking,” will be held in the Alumni and Visitors Center starting at noon.

Professor Dan Fernandez will introduce the program, followed by a short presentation on the Real Food Challenge by members of the Associated Students Environmental Committee.