CSU Leader
News and Information for California State University Leaders
Vol. 12, No. 9, May 2, 2013

CSU Research Vessels Train the Next Wave of Marine Biologists

Marine specialist showing CSULB students marine life during a demonstration cruise on R/V Yellowfin

To help meet the nation’s need for more professionals in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics industries, the CSU is committed to producing talented scientists by providing all the resources necessary to help students excel and thrive. Among these are research vessels that act as an outdoor classroom for students. More.

Encouraging Positive Change in Sports

Encouraging Positive Change in SportsWith 22 campuses participating in intercollegiate athletics, the CSU values the ability of sports to bring spirit to the campus and create an atmosphere of kinship among students, faculty, staff and the community. The CSU strives to enhance this important part of the campus community by creating partnerships, formulating research groups and maintaining facilities that encourage equality in sports. More.

Born on the Radio Airwaves

Campus radio stationSince the launch of CSU’s first campus radio station at Chico State in 1951 (KCSC Radio), CSU students have had the opportunity to gain the experience, tools and skills needed to flourish in the media industry. Whether it is working at a student-run radio station or interning at an NPR-affiliate station on campus, students learn broadcasting essentials such as editing sound, hosting an entire show and managing a station. More.

 



 

Campus Tweet Roundup

@SDSU_NewsTeam: From Trekkie to Techie ow.ly/ky0bZ SDSU is working on a Star Trek inspired device that may revolutionize health care

@CSUBakersfield: Engineering Complex Ribbon Cutting: youtu.be/CDuhkgHgMaQ?a via @YouTube

@csusmnews: NFL players took to the field at #CSUSM to play flag football with over 400 young people. Photo album ow.ly/kiO0U

NFL Athletes at CSUSM

@csulb: Textbook Trading Website Created by CSULB Student Wins Innovation Challenge, $10,000 ow.ly/kEI9L

@SJSU: #SJSU President Qayoumi among 10 innovators featured in @chronicle #DigitalCampus special report: ow.ly/kxQ0L

@CSUSBNews: Dr. Tomás Morales will be invested as the fourth president of #CSUSB on June 14th. bit.ly/11D0Yky

CSU Voices & Views

Mieliwocki is honored by the CSU Alumni Council and Board of Trustees on March 20, 2013. From left to right: Alumni Council President Guy Heston, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo President Jeffrey D. Armstrong, CSU Northridge President Dianne F. Harrison, Rebecca Mieliwocki and CSU Chancellor Timothy P. White.

Featured Post: Learn by Doing

Rebecca Mieliwocki shares how her education at Cal Poly SLO and CSU Northridge helped her become the 2012 National teacher of the Year.

 

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