CSU Leader
News and Information for California State University Leaders
Vol. 12, No. 22, November 21, 2013

Symposium Highlights STEM Education

Students learning in Chico State's SMART Lab

More than 2,000 educators and students gathered to advance science, technology, engineering and math education programs at the first-annual California STEM Symposium in Sacramento Nov. 18-19.

With faculty, students and staff from 15 campuses hosting 40 workshops, the CSU’s leadership role in STEM education was evident throughout the event. More.

CSUDH Hosts National Forum

Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter at CSUDH Nov. 6CSU Dominguez Hills was one of four universities selected by the U.S. Department of Education to host a public hearing on President Obama’s College Affordability Initiative.

The Nov. 6 event provided an opportunity to gather public input about the Obama Administration's proposals to make college more affordable. More.

Presidential Investitures

Investiture ceremonies formally welcome new presidents Eduardo Ochoa at CSU Monterey Bay and Joseph Sheley at CSU Stanislaus.

CSU Celebrates Media Arts

The best student work in film, video and new media from throughout the CSU was presented at the CSU Summer Arts 23rd Annual Media Arts Festival at CSU Fullerton Nov. 9. More.

CSU Media Arts Festival 2013 Winners


What's Tweeting

CSU Fullerton ‏@csuf: Student equality is the focus of a Nov. 20, diversity forum at #csuf http://bit.ly/19LsDXl

CSU East Bay ‏@CSUEBnews: Students learn of osteopathic medicine at first-ever PHAP symposium http://ow.ly/2BuiQE

Sacramento State ‏@sacstate: #SacStateNews Alumnus Timothy Smith is California's representative in national Teacher of the Year competition. http://bit.ly/175nPuD

Fresno State ‏
@Fresno_State: #FresnoState Prez @JosephICastro welcomes U.S. Secretary of Ag Tom Vilsack to campus pic.twitter.com/Mw44MbHPN5

US Secretary of Ag Tom Vilsack

CSU Northridge ‏@csunorthridge: #CSUN fair to connect families with special needs kids with community resources http://ow.ly/qRMw9

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo @calpoly: Meet Robin and Michelle Baggett, the supporters who gave #CalPoly #TheRealMustang http://bit.ly/1gPq3np

San Francisco State ‏@SFSU: An innovative program at #SFSU that helps underrepresented students succeed in college has received a national award: http://bit.ly/1gPpMRr

Cal State L.A. ‏@CalStateLA: CSU Chancellor Timothy White tours CSULA's new Veterans Resource Center pic.twitter.com/DHCvIgJjfh

Chancellor Timothy P. White at Cal State L.A.

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