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Cal State East Bay in the News: September 2021

  • BY Cal State East Bay
  • September 1, 2021

Each month the Cal State East Bay News Center will share the media articles featuring the university and its faculty, staff and students. Check back as more articles are added to this running collection. 


Here's How California Recall Election Ballots Will Be Counted

Political Science professor Danvy Le discusses Republicans’ claims of voter fraud in the gubernatorial election. (September 13, 2021 | NBC Bay Area)

How Republicans blew their opportunity to recall Gavin Newsom

Political Science professor Danvy Le discusses the gubernatorial recall election. (September 12, 2021 | San Francisco Chronicle)

Newsom recall fight isn't focused on school closures but anger lingers for some parents

Department of Public Health Chair Arnab Muhkerjea discusses distance learning in California. (September 10, 2021 | San Francisco Chronicle)

How the Pandemic Changed MBA Programs

Glen Taylor, MBA Program Director, discusses the pandemic’s effect on Cal State East Bay’s MBA program. (September 10, 2021 | San Francisco Business Times)

20th Anniversary of 9/11 Reveals Questions About Younger Generation’s Perception of Terror Attacks

Cal State East Bay students and professor Vahid Fozdar reflect on the 20th anniversary of 9/11. (September 8, 2021 | KPIX)  

Masks. School lunch. Sleepovers. Here’s How Bay Area Experts Recommend Keeping Kids Safe in the Delta Era

Public Health Professor Michael Stanton shares insight on how parents can make decisions for their kids with the Delta variant surging. September 7, 201 | San Francisco Chronicle

What’s a Megadrought? Are We in One? 

Scott Stine, a professor of geography and environmental studies, discusses California’s water infrastructure and how it will affect future droughts. September 7, 2021 | KQED

Think Higher Ed is Change-Adverse? Three Pandemic-Era Innovations Will Prove You Wrong

Virtual office hours will continue at CSUEB, even as the campus opens back up. September 2, 2021 | Forbes

Bay Area Council Recommends Private Companies Require Employee Vaccine Mandates

Department of Public Health Chair Arnab Mukherjea discusses potential vaccine mandates for employees of big businesses. September 1, 2021 | KTVU 

What Side Effects to Expect from Your COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot

Department of Public Health Chair Arnab Mukherjea says the booster shot rollout will happen in plenty of time. September 1, 2021 | San Francisco Chronicle