Alumni Voices and Views
Alumni voices throughout the state tell the story of the California State University. It is a story about educational quality, access for students, the impact on California, and environmental sustainability.
Dear Professor Emmitt Clark, It only takes a split second to have your life change forever. One of those moments for me was the day I met you. You were an inspiration to me while I was a student at Cal State Long Beach. Actually, you were much more than that. You were my support, my friend, [...]
James Williamson Cal Poly Pomona Alumnus Sony Executive Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee James Williamson joined the legendary protopunk band Iggy & the Stooges in 1970. A few years later, he gave up playing music professionally to pursue a career in electronics. Williamson went on to attend Cal Poly Pomona, where he graduated in 1982 with [...]
By Marshall Thomas Director of Veterans Services Cal State Long Beach I’m often asked how many veterans we have on campus. An accurate number is hard to come up with because some veterans prefer to “fly under the radar” and not disclose their veteran status. With just over 500 self-identified student veterans, we have a community of students [...]