2021 News

​CSU to Require Vaccination Boosters

The California State University announced today that it will require faculty, staff and students who are accessing university facilities or programs to receive a COVID-19 vaccine booster.​

December 22, 2021

A Day of Giving

Cal State East Bay is participating in #GivingTuesday — the national day of giving — on November 30 with the goal of raising 450 gifts to support the university’s students and programs.

November 24, 2021

Whose Land Are You On?

November is Native American Heritage Month, a time meant to honor America’s Native peoples and their land that we reside on. The Cal State East Bay Hayward Campus is located on the land of the Muwekma Ohlone tribe.

November 23, 2021

Community Connection

How Pioneer professors, alumni, staff and students give back to the East Bay

November 23, 2021

Leading By Example

Cal State East Bay outpaces state and county for number of those vaccinated.

November 19, 2021

A Home for Veterans

Alumnus Tyrell Brown co-founded a non-profit to help veterans and others in need of shelter.

November 12, 2021

Curious Creatures

Cal State East Bay’s Insect Zoo Returns to Classrooms

November 4, 2021

Coding for the Future

Alumna Jeni Williams shares the power of tech with students on the spectrum

October 27, 2021

Honoring a Legacy

Coach Cal Caplan Scholarship Recognizes Pioneer Aquatics Student-Athletes

October 27, 2021

Honoring Outstanding Young Alumni

Cal State East Bay and its Alumni Association are celebrating their exceptional young alumni this week at the 40 Under 40 Awards.

October 25, 2021

Dedicated to Community Health

Yvette Radford, a Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, is committed to improving the wellbeing of our communities

October 21, 2021

Leading the Way for Women

Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Amy Schioldager is a mentor and advocate for rising female leaders

October 19, 2021

A Passion for Education

Inspired by her family history, Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Christie Carnahan makes a difference in students' lives

October 18, 2021

100 Years of Mount Diablo

Cal State East Bay Concord Campus will host a celebration of the neighboring state park's 100th birthday.

October 12, 2021

Celebrating World Teachers' Day

Cal State East Bay’s reach into the educational system is wide across the region, and the university’s education programs, faculty and alumni are top of their class.

October 5, 2021

Don’t Miss the 2021 Fall Graduate School Fair

The Cal State East Bay’s Office of Academic Programs and Services is hosting a Fall 2021 Graduate School Fair. The fair will be held virtually on Zoom and will take place on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from noon to 2 p.m.

October 1, 2021

Alumna Chalia La Tour Nominated for Tony Award

Alumna Chalia La Tour (BA ‘12, Theatre) is one of five nominees for “Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play” at this Sunday’s Tony Awards for her role in “Slave Play.”

September 23, 2021

Nursing Pathway

Alumnae Rachel Maier is opening doors for Cal State East Bay students and graduates while also helping the larger community.

September 13, 2021

Remembering 9/11

Cal State East Bay students, faculty, staff and alumni are reflecting on the impact of 9/11 this year on the 20th anniversary of the four coordinated attacks that killed more than 2,977 people from 93 nations.

September 10, 2021

Cal State East Bay Announces Cultural Awareness Speaker Series

In celebration of September’s recognition of Latinx Month, Cal State East Bay will host actor, artist and content creator Curly Velasquez on Thursday, Sept. 30. The event kicks off the university’s 2021-22 Cultural Awareness Month speaker series.

September 7, 2021

A Major League Pioneer

Alumnus Alex Vesia's journey from Cal State East Bay to the Los Angeles Dodgers

September 1, 2021

Cal State East Bay Honored for Assessment and Learning Outcomes

Cal State East Bay has received the 2021 Excellence in Assessment designation from the National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment. The university is one of only seven institutions nationwide to receive this distinction this year, and the only one in California.

August 18, 2021

Cal State East Bay Welcomes Students Back to Campus

After the isolation and challenges that came along with the pandemic, Cal State East Bay is ready to welcome students back to campus. Supporting students academically, socially, and emotionally during this transition period is critical and Cal State East Bay is prepared to do just that.

August 16, 2021

Cal State East Bay in the News: August 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.

August 1, 2021

Today Toward Together: Jennifer Luna, Recreation and Wellness

As we gear up for Fall 2021 and a return to more in-person activities, staff, faculty and students share a look inside their Cal State East Bay programs. This Q&A series highlights the activities happening today, but also what to expect as we work toward being together again. Jennifer Luna is the Director of Recreation and Student Wellbeing

July 30, 2021

Today Toward Together: Kathryn Palmieri of AACE

Kathryn Palmieri, the Executive Director of Academic Advising and Career Education at Cal State East Bay, shares details of her program and what it's working toward this fall in a Q&A.

July 14, 2021

Cal State East Bay Awarded Second Place for ‘Student-Driven App’

Through a partnership between ITS and ASI, Cal State East Bay enabled student leaders — regardless of technical abilities — to create and drive content strategy in the official CSUEB mobile application. As a result, the CSUEB Mobile App received the second place award for “Best Student-Driven App” at Modo Labs' "Appademy Awards."

July 7, 2021

More Than an Experience

Cal State East Bay Discover Engineering! camp provides access, STEM career prep, life lessons.

June 21, 2021

The History and Significance of Juneteenth

A question and answer series with with Cal State East Bay ethnic studies professor Nicholas Baham and lecturer Steven Cleveland on the cultural and historical significance of Juneteenth.

June 18, 2021

Building an Alma Mater

Alumnus Bryan Luna puts Construction Management degree to use working on CORE Building

June 9, 2021

Fireside Chats

Conversations with Cal State East Bay President Cathy Sandeen

June 9, 2021

How to Manage Post-COVID Anxiety

The Cal State East Bay News Center talked to Professor of Public Health Michael Stanton, who shared tips for managing uncomfortable feelings and what to expect during the post-pandemic return to public spaces and our everyday lives.

June 8, 2021

Support for Renaissance Scholars

To reduce the barriers of earning a college degree for recently emancipated foster youth, the Renaissance Scholars Program was established at Cal State East Bay in 2006.

May 28, 2021

Ethnic Studies professor publishes award-winning book

Enrique Salmón describes his family as a living library of plant knowledge, which informed his newest book, “Iwígara,” an anthology of plants native to the Americas. It details the cultural, culinary and medicinal significance these ingredients have to the tribes that use them.

May 27, 2021

A Winning Pitch

Cal State East Bay students take three of top four spots at regional TiE virtual competition.

May 24, 2021

CSUEB Students Shine at CSU Student Research Competition

Cal State East Bay had its most successful year ever at the 35th annual California State University Student Research competition.Four students (including one team of two) took first place and two students took second place at the virtual competition hosted by Cal Poly Pomona. 

May 18, 2021

A Life of Activism

Cal State East Bay graduate, student organizer Lala De La O Cortez looks to continue ethnic studies post graduation

May 17, 2021

Statement on the Herff Jones Security Breach

Cal State East Bay has been notified of a data security breach that occurred on the Herff Jones website, a vendor that provides caps, gowns and other commencement products to high school and college graduates.

May 14, 2021

In Search of the Complex

College of Science graduate discovers passion for machine learning, artificial intelligence

May 13, 2021

Choosing Victory

Veteran, business owner, single mom, survivor Marci Bertuzzi, eyes penning parenting book post graduation

May 11, 2021

'Nobody Left Behind'

Graduate Victor Castillo dedicates life to helping working Bay Area residents earn degrees

May 10, 2021

Doing More in Less Time

How the pandemic has changed productivity: A conversation with Assistant Professor of Management Kaumudi Misra

May 3, 2021

The Politics of Climate Change

As part of Earth Week, the Office of Sustainability will host “The Politics of Climate Change,” on Tuesday, Apr. 20 at 12:30 p.m.

April 20, 2021

Celebrating APIMESA Week

Cal State East Bay will host Hawaiin culturalist and activist Pua Case Thursday, April 15, as part of the university’s celebration of APIMESA Awareness Month.

April 12, 2021

Celebrating LGBTQ+ Awareness Month

Cal State East Bay will host Scott Turner Schofield on Thursday, April 8 as part of the university’s LGBTQ+ Awareness Month celebration.

April 5, 2021

Remote Recruiting

Cal State East Bay baseball team leveraging networks, virtual resources to recruit pandemic-era student-athletes

March 26, 2021

Professor ZáNean McClain Named CAHPERD Recipient

Associate professor of Kinesiology ZáNean McClain was recently named the California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (CAHPERD) 2021 Honor Award recipient.

March 16, 2021

Going Virtual for MESA Week

Annual Institute for STEM Education event expected to draw hundreds of middle, high school students

March 10, 2021

A $3M Match for Science

Cal State East Bay donors offer dollar-for-dollar match to help university raise remaining funds needed for $30M Applied Sciences Center

March 9, 2021

Going Virtual for MESA Week

The Institute for STEM Education at Cal State East Bay will virtually host hundreds of middle and high school students during its annual Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) Day preliminary competition the week of Mar. 8.

March 8, 2020

Super Sunday Goes Virtual

University President Cathy Sandeen to share video message about the power of a degree at the annual event where CSU leaders bring messages to predominantly African American churches throughout the state encouraging youth to pursue higher education.

February 23, 2021

Topping Out

Cal State East Bay to host virtual ceremony for the university’s new CORE building March 5

February 18, 2021

What Fruit Flies Can Teach Us About Love

Cal State East Bay recently talked with Assistant Professor Divya Sitaraman about how fruit flies can help teach us about our own physiology and behavior.

February 15, 2021

Building a Pipeline

Cal State East Bay programs provide STEM opportunities, training to local students

February 1, 2021

Celebrating Social Justice

Cal State East Bay will host Alicia Garza, activist, writer and co-creator of the #BlackLivesMatter movement on Jan. 28 as part of Social Justice Awareness Month.

January 21, 2021

Celebrating Social Justice

Cal State East Bay to host #BlackLivesMatter co-creator, activist, author Alicia Garza Jan. 28

January 21, 2021

Mind Your Manners

Annual etiquette dinner teaches more than which fork to use

January 19, 2021

Activism Through Art

In Q& A, student Lauren Daniels shares how her work speaks to justice, equity

January 8, 2021