2014 Blog Archive
December 16, 2014 12:00am
The holiday season is upon us, and for many people the stress of finding the "perfect" gift for a loved one is a constant struggle. That's why this year we have compiled a list of five courses that can make a perfect gift even for the most difficult people to shop for. And with the gift of education, you never have to worry about it going out of style, not fitting properly or running out of batteries.
Here's our list of five awesome classes you can give as gifts:
December 10, 2014 12:00am
Cal State East Bay business major Ivette Bernal has been awarded a $5,000 scholarship to study abroad through the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship program. Bernal, 20, is currently participating in a yearlong study abroad program in Paris, France, that started this fall.
December 5, 2014 12:00am
The McLoughlin Gallery, owned by Cal State East Bay alumna Joan McLoughlin, is currently presenting in Miami for CONTEXT Art Miami— an international contemporary and modern art fair dedicated to the development and reinforcement of emerging and mid-career artists. The event started Dec. 2 and will run through Dec. 9.
December 1, 2014 12:00am
According to the Association of Bridal Consultants, the wedding business is a $165 billion industry, with more than 2.4 million weddings every year in the United States alone. Take part in this fast-growing and lucrative industry by earning your Certificate in Wedding Planning from Cal State East Bay. Winter applications for the in-class Wedding Planner Certificate Program are currently being accepted now through Dec. 15. The in-class format only occurs once a year, so do not delay!
Washington Post Lists Cal State East Bay Computer Science Grads Among Nation's Top Wage Earners In Their Field
November 26, 2014 4:12pm
Cal State East Bay computer science graduates were listed in a recent Washington Post article for being among the nation's top wage earners in their field.
November 14, 2014 6:00am
Cal State East Bay is offering Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) compliance training as a host site organization for UC San Diego’s OSHA Training Institute Education Center. UCSD Extension’s OSHA Department is dedicated to providing high-quality, innovative and cutting edge education and training services.
November 7, 2014 6:00am
Cal State East Bay is launching a new Certificate in Social Media Marketing to begin this winter. The program, which can be completed in as little as six months, is designed to provide students with hands-on training in the practical and strategic components of social media marketing.
October 31, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay Continuing Education’s newly redesigned website, which launched in late September, is already gaining recognition beyond the CSU system. The revamped site has recently been a featured topic at several conferences through the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA)—the leading association for professional, continuing and online education.
October 24, 2014 6:00am
Finish your business degree and develop a clear understanding of the tools, technologies, communication techniques and ethics required to succeed in business today with Cal State East Bay’s AACB-accredited Online Business Administration Degree Completion Program. Applications for Fall 2015 are currently being accepted now through Nov. 30.
October 17, 2014 5:00am
It’s not too late to enroll in Cal State East Bay’s EKG Technician Certificate Program! Classes start Nov 3 and run through Jan 7.
October 3, 2014 5:00am
The enrollment deadline for Cal State East Bay’s Online Continuing Education for Teachers courses, which are designed to help K-12 teachers learn strategies and techniques that will improve their classroom performance, is Oct 16 for the fall quarter.
September 26, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay’s Continuing Education website has recently undergone a complete revamp. The new website officially launched Wednesday, September 24, just in time for the new academic year.
September 12, 2014 5:00am
Attend an upcoming information meeting on CSUEB’s Nonprofit Management Certificate Program from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 16 at the Oakland Center. Participants will meet the program director, learn more about program requirements and course offerings, as well as network with other professionals.
September 5, 2014 5:00am
Health professional schools today are admitting more post-baccalaureate students than ever before. They are looking for students who show promise in scholarship, have competitive entrance test scores, have quality experience in a health/medical setting and have excellent personal characteristics.
August 29, 2014 5:00am
According to Association of Bridal Consultants, the wedding business is a $ 165 Billion industry, with over 2.4 million weddings every year, just in the United States alone. Take part in this fast-growing and lucrative industry by earning your Certificate in Wedding Planning from Cal State East Bay. Fall applications to the Online Wedding Planner Certificate Program are currently being accepted now through Sept. 8.
August 22, 2014 5:00am
CSUEB instructor Roland Williams — a faculty member at the University for nearly 15 years — has been appointed as the new outside coordinator for Cal State East Bay’s Chemical Dependency Studies Certificate program.
August 15, 2014 12:00am
Cal State East Bay Professor Michael Fanning, who has taught in CSUEB’s M.S. in Educational Leadership program for eight years, has been featured in the August edition of California Educator magazine. The excerpt on Fanning, highlighted alongside the article entitled “Begin Your Year with Less Stress,” focuses on Fanning’s research on teacher stress and how schools can create a healthier environment for teachers.
August 8, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay’s online Master of Science in Education, option in Online Teaching and Learning (MS-OTL) Program recently held its 14th annual graduation celebration. With approximately 30 new degree candidates filing for graduation this year, the new addition have made for more than 550 graduates total since the program began in 1999.
August 1, 2014 5:00am
The fall application filing period for Cal State East Bay’s new Early Childhood Special Education Added Authorization (ECSEAA) Certificate Program is quickly coming to a close. Current special education credential holders looking to extend the authorization of their credential to include services to young children, birth to five, will need to submit their applications before the August 15 deadline.
July 25, 2014 12:00am
Cal State East Bay is excited to announce the re-launch of the Construction Management Certificate Program starting this fall!
July 18, 2014 5:00am
Have you always wanted to work in a veterinary office, but lack the necessary preparation?
July 11, 2014 5:00am
Do you need to brush up on your project management knowledge or prepare for the Project Management Institute's Project Management Professional (PMP) exam? Cal State East Bay’s PMP exam preparation course starts July 25.
July 4, 2014 5:00am
Give yourself every advantage when taking examinations for college admissions or professional certification with Cal State East Bay’s comprehensive and affordable test preparation courses.
Upcoming courses in the summer quarter include:
CBEST Test Preparation
June 27, 2014 12:00am
Cal State East Bay will launch a new Early Childhood Special Education Added Authorization (ECSEAA) Certificate Program this fall. The program enables special education credential holders to extend the authorization of their credential to include services to young children, birth to five, and their families. Currently, credential holders can only serve kindergarten through age 22.
June 20, 2014 5:00am
The enrollment deadline for Cal State East Bay’s online teacher education courses, which are designed to help K-12 teachers learn strategies and techniques that will improve their classroom performance, is June 30 for the summer quarter.
June 17, 2014 8:00am
Seniors Sara Hudyn and Allison Zell were named to the 2014 Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) All-America Team, announced on Monday.
June 13, 2014 12:00am
The enrollment deadline for Cal State East Bay’s graduate-level certificate program in Art Museum and Gallery Studies is quickly approaching. Graduates of the program are qualified for entry-level positions in art museums, galleries and cultural centers. Students planning to enroll in the program during the summer quarter must do so by the June 20 deadline.
June 9, 2014 8:00am
This history of "Old Oakland" has come alive through the murals recently installed near the intersection of Jefferson and 11th streets -- thanks to the work of Cal State East Bay history students and art students from California College of the Arts (CCA).
June 6, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay’s Online MS in Health Care Administration program earned top recognition among the nation’s finest online programs. The program was ranked 14 in “The 25 Best Online Master of Healthcare Administration Degree Programs” article by The Best Schools, a leading online resource providing ranking, degree and career-related articles.
June 5, 2014 9:00am
Stephen D. Gutierrez, a member of the Cal State East Bay English Department faculty since 1992, has written his third book -- this one featuring stories about his Mexican-American heritage and about growing up in Los Angeles and Fresno.
June 5, 2014 6:00am
Carolyn Nelson, dean of Cal State East Bay's College of Education and Allied Studies, recently shared the story of a determined group of women walking up Carlos Bee Boulevard, pushing their baby strollers toward the campus. When offered a ride, the women declined, as they remained steadfast on their goal of 30 minutes of exercise per day.
June 2, 2014 6:00am
In memory of the those who lost their lives in the shootings that took place in the Isla Vista community adjacent to UC Santa Barbara, Cal State East Bay's Student Life and Leadership Program invites the campus community, UCSB alumni living in the Bay Area, and the general public to a candlelight vigil at the Agora Stage on CSUEB's Hayward campus, on Tuesday, June 3 at 7 p.m.
June 2, 2014 5:00am
To accomodate Cal State East Bay students as they prepare for spring quarter final exams, the University Library and campus shuttle services have announced that they are extending their hours of operation.
May 30, 2014 2:15pm
The Cal State East Bay Alumni Association is seeking three to five new board members for two-year terms beginning this July. Pioneer alumni who have a passion for supporting the University, students, and alumni programs are invited to apply. The application deadline is June 20.
May 30, 2014 6:00am
Ever wonder what it takes to be an entrepreneur? A number of current and former Cal State East Bay students and other members of the campus community have come together to organize 54 hours of workshops and other learning activities to explain how, introducing the process for current and prospective developers, marketers, product managers and startup enthusiasts.
May 30, 2014 5:00am
Attend an upcoming information meeting on Cal State East Bay’s Nonprofit Management Certificate Program from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on June 3 at the Oakland Center. Participants will meet the program director, learn more about program requirements and course offerings, as well as network with other professionals.
May 29, 2014 6:00am
Cal State East Bay alumnus Brian E. Ronholm has been moving up in the federal government's "food chain."
May 28, 2014 8:00am
Swimming lessons will be offered this summer on the Hayward campus of Cal State East Bay. They are for those individuals who would like to learn how to swim or to swim better. The purpose of these classes is to provide participants with the basic foundational knowledge, practice, and confidence to enjoy swimming leisurely. No prior lessons or experience is required.
May 27, 2014 6:00am
Performance Fusion, Cal State East Bay Theatre and Dance Department’s annual celebration of student created performances, will be divided into two distinct programs this year to better reflect the diversity of the students’ work. Program A will be in the University Theatre; Program B will be in the more intimate Studio Theatre. Both facilities are located on the north side of the university's Hayward campus at 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
May 23, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay's Hayward and Concord campuses, as well as CSUEB's Oakland Center, will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 26.
The University will reopen on Tuesday morning, May 27.
May 23, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay was recently featured as one of seven top veterinary technician schools on Vet Tech Colleges’ "7 Great Northern California Vet Tech Schools" blog.
May 22, 2014 8:00am
The annual Glenn Glasow Fellowship Concert, honoring the late Cal State East Bay professor of composition who died in 2002, will be held Thursday, May 22 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free to the concert, which will be held in the Recital Hall (room 1055) of the Music Building on CSUEB's Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard.
May 21, 2014 5:00am
Arianna Avendano, who earned her bachelor's degree in psychology from Cal State East Bay in 2013, was commencement speaker for graduation ceremonies at College of San Mateo on Friday, May 23. Avendano earned her associate of arts degree from CSM in 2011 before transferring to CSUEB.
May 20, 2014 6:00am
Cal State East Bay junior Linda Brown shot 73 (+2) for the second consecutive day to climb up to 23rd place after the final round of the NCAA Division II Championships. Brown, who was West Regional co-champion and the first Pioneer golfer ever to compete at Division II Nationals, finished with a four-round total of 303 (+19) at the par-71 Rock Barn Golf and Spa.
May 16, 2014 8:30am
Composer Jennifer Bellor's "Electric Vortex for wind ensemble and jazz combo," will be featured when the Cal State East Bay Symphony performs its final concert of the year at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 20, in the University Theatre on the Hayward campus. Admission is free to students and employees with a Bay Card ID. General admission is $7 and $5.
May 16, 2014 8:00am
Cal State East Bay students who are U.S. citizens and are of Asian American or Pacific Islander heritage are invited to apply for scholarships of $500 and $250 that are being offered by Program SSOS (Student Service Operation for Success) and APIFSA (Asian Pacific Islander Faculty and Staff Association). Candidates for a SSOS-APIFSA scholarship must submit two letters of recommendation, a personal statement, and the completed application form. The deadline for all applications is Friday, May 23.
May 16, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay’s American Language Program (ALP) hosted its fifth annual GradFest from noon to 2 p.m. on May 14 at the University Theatre on the Hayward Hills Campus. Event attendees, including both current and former ALP students as well as University faculty and staff, gathered together to celebrate former ALP students who matriculated into the University and are now graduating from CSUEB.
May 15, 2014 7:00am
For its latest edition, "Pioneers Rising," Cal State East Bay Magazine provides coverage of the university's student-athletes, coaches, former star athletes, and new staff of the CSUEB Athletic Department.
May 14, 2014 12:00am
Composer Morten Lauridsen, winner of the National Medal of Arts from the National Endowment for the Arts, will be visiting Cal State East Bay's Hayward campus on Thursday, May 15. Lauridsen's music will be performed by CSUEB students and faculty members beginning at noon in the Recital Hall (room 1055 of the Music Building).
May 9, 2014 7:00am
Cal State East Bay will host its final Industry Job Panel for the for the current academic year on Tuesday, May 13. It will focus on careers in "Diversity & the Global Arena." It should interest alumni and current students majoring in political science and foreign languages.
May 9, 2014 5:00am
Finish your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) through CSUEB Continuing Education’s AACSB-accredited Online Business Administration Degree Completion Program. The program, which can be completed in as little as two years, is structured around a set of core courses enabling students to develop general business perspective and skills.
May 8, 2014 7:00am
"Restorative Justice in the East Bay" is the theme of an all-day conference that will take place on the Hayward campus of Cal State East Bay on Friday, May 9. The event -- "Working Together for Restorative Justice in the East Bay: A Day with RJ Professionals" will be held in the New University Union's Multipurpose Room from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
May 7, 2014 7:00am
The Center for Sport and Social Justice at Cal State East Bay is sponsoring two events on the Hayward campus on Thursday, May 8, featuring Donna Duffy, director of the Program for the Advancement of Girls and Women in Physical Activity at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro.
May 6, 2014 7:00am
Sally Murphy, Cal State East Bay's senior director of undergraduate studies and general education, has been chosen as one of three vocational award winners for 2014 by the Hayward Rotary Club, it was announced by Debby De Angelis, club president.
May 5, 2014 6:00am
Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed Shannon Swain, a 2007 graduate of Cal State East Bay's Educational Leadership credential program, to be deputy superintendent of correctional education for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
May 2, 2014 9:00am
It is with delight, that Nidhi Mahendra, chair of Communicative Sciences and Disorders, invites the campus community and the public to a screening of Aphasia - The Movie on Wednesday, May 7 from noon to 2 p.m. in the University Theater,
May 2, 2014 5:00am
Learn more about CSUEB’s MS in Accountancy program, including how to apply for the fall cohort, at an upcoming information session. The events will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on May 6 in CSUEB’s Valley Business and Technology (VBT) building, room 126.
May 1, 2014 6:00am
The Center for Sport and Social Justice at Cal State East Bay has three special events scheduled for the Hayward campus between May 5 and May 8.
May 1, 2014 5:00am
James Houpis, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, addressed attendees of Cal State East Bay's Faculty Awards and Posters event April 22, part of the "Week of Scholarship" April 21-25 at the university. What follows are highlights of his presentation, including his recognition of outstanding faculty members.
April 30, 2014 8:00am
Cal State East Bay's Hayward campus will be hosting the California State University Student Research Competition Friday, May 2, and Saturday, May 3.
April 29, 2014 7:00am
Delmo Della-Dora, Cal State East Bay professor emeritus of teacher education and educational leadership, will be honored for his longtime service to the community by the board of directors and staff of Hayward-based Ruby's Place at a breakfast on Tuesday, May 13, at 9 a.m.
April 28, 2014 6:00am
With Autism being the fastest growing developmental disability in the nation, Cal State East Bay's College Link Program -- through its Accessibility Services Department -- will offer a workshop to members of the CSUEB faculty and staff on Tuesday, April 29, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. in LI2250.
April 25, 2014 6:00am
The Old University Union building on the Hayward campus of Cal State East Bay will be closed for renovation beginning sometime in mid-May.
April 25, 2014 5:00am
Health professional schools today are admitting more post-baccalaureate students than ever before. They are looking for students who show promise in scholarship, have competitive entrance test scores, have quality experience in a health/medical setting, and have excellent personal characteristics.
April 24, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay junior A.J. Hebert sank a hole-in-one on the 17th hole at Brookside Country Club in Stockton to highlight the first day of play at the 2014 California Collegiate Athletic Association Men's Golf Championships.
April 23, 2014 4:15pm
Winona LaDuke -- American Indian activist, environmentalist, economist and writer of Anishinabe descent -- will be on Cal State East Bay's Hayward campus Thursday, May 1, to speak on "Creating a multicultural democracy, environmental justice activism, and future generations."
April 23, 2014 8:00am
Cal State East Bay has launched a new program, Pioneer Discovery Tours, to host alumni, their family and friends on the Hayward campus. Those who take the tour will be provided with refreshments and a unique souvenir, according to Penny Peak, director of alumni relations. While supplies last, tour guests will receive a limited edition Warren Hall Souvenir Box.
April 22, 2014 12:00am
Cal State East Bay will be hosting an event May 16-17 to support cancer survivors while helping participants learn more about how to fight back against cancer through the American Cancer Society.
April 21, 2014 8:00am
The next meeting of Cal State East Bay's Philosophy Society will tackle the issue of "why copyright requires philosophy" with the help of a lecture by Craig Derksen, a professor with the University of Victoria. Derksen's presentation will take place from 2 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 24 in room 4075 of Meiklejohn Hall.
April 18, 2014 5:00am
Finish your Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) through CSUEB Continuing Education’s AACSB-accredited Online Business Administration Degree Completion Program. The program, which can be completed in as little as two years, is structured around a set of core courses enabling students to develop general business perspective and skills.
April 16, 2014 7:00am
Renowned trombonist Wycliffe Gordon will headline the 29th Annual Cal State East Bay Jazz Festival that begins Friday, April 18 and continues through Saturday, April 19, on the Hayward Campus. The performance is in the University Theatre.
April 15, 2014 1:00pm
EDITOR'S NOTE: This news blog was submitted by CSUEB Sociology Professor Carl Stempel following research he conducted with colleagues Patricia Jennings and Susan Ingram.
April 14, 2014 7:00am
Kim Geron, chair of Cal State East Bay's Political Science Department and a member of the university's faculty since 1999, has been invited to participate in a U.S. Department of Education Roundtable discussion with Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Monday, May 5, in Washington, D.C. The rountable discussion is part of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. His invitation said that the goal of the roundtable is "to facilitate key partnerships and focused policy discussions with Asian Americans, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) leaders."
April 11, 2014 5:00am
Start your own business, become a more valuable employee, provide customer service for your business or organization, earn additional income or get recommissioned. Cal State East Bay’s intensive one-day seminars are designed to equip you with everything you need to know to become an effective notary or to renew your notary commission. In addition, students have the option to take the Notary Public Exam immediately after each training session.
April 9, 2014 8:00am
The Cal State East Bay Libraries is presenting a series of workshops, displays and activities meant to help everyone in the university community become "money smart."
April 7, 2014 6:00pm
In his April 1 message to the Cal State East Bay campus community, President Leroy M. Morishita talked about the university as "a place of service."
April 7, 2014 7:00am
Cal State East Bay’s Department of Communicative Science and Disorders (CSD), announces a free screening of the award-winning film Aphasia: The Movie on Wednesday, May 7 at noon in the University Theater on the Hayward campus. Tickets are available through event brite.
April 4, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay will host another Industry Job Panel -- this one focused on careers in Allied Health and Biotechnology -- on Thursday, March 10 from noon to 2 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union on the Hayward campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd. Current CSUEB students and alumni are invited. Admission is free.
April 4, 2014 5:00am
Learn more about CSUEB’s MS in Accountancy program, including how to apply for the fall cohort, at an upcoming information session. The events will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on April 8 and May 6 in CSUEB’s Valley Business and Technology (VBT) building, room 126.
April 3, 2014 9:30am
Cal State East Bay's Leadership Employee Enrichment Program (LEEP) and the university's Department of Kinesiology are jointly launching a series of nutritional workshops open to faculty and staff members.
April 3, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay's University Theatre will be the site of four performances of "James and the Giant Peach," a fantasy adventure for children.
Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, April 4-5, with 2 p.m. matinees on Saturday and Sunday, April 5-6.
April 1, 2014 4:00pm
The deadline for Cal State East Bay students to enroll for health insurance through Covered California (also known as "Covered CA") has been extended until Tuesday, April 15. The Affordable Care Act requires that every person have health insurance coverage.
April 1, 2014 9:00am
Nidhi Mahendra, chair of Cal State East Bay's Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders, will be making two presentations at Michigan State University on Thursday, April 3, as part of that university's 24th annual "Herbert J. and E. Jane Oyer Lecture Series, sponsored by MSU's Communicative Sciences and Disorders Department.
March 28, 2014 9:00am
This is a reminder to all Cal State East Bay students who do not yet have health insurance that the deadline is Monday, March 31, to enroll through Covered California, also referred to as "Covered CA."
The Affordable Care Act requires that every person have health insurance coverage.
March 28, 2014 12:00am
Cal State East Bay welcomed five Japanese students to campus from March 18 to 20 as part of a two-week exchange program between Hayward Unified School District and Sado Island, Japan. The program, which first started in 1971, has continued intermittently throughout the years to promote cultural exchange between the two high schools. This is the second consecutive year that students in the Hayward-Sado Island Exchange Program have visited CSUEB as part of the program activities.
March 27, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay's swimming team racked up accolades and records during the 2013-14 season, the fourth under current Head Coach Ben Loorz. The season culminated at the 2014 NCAA Championships with a 15th place team finish, three All-American performances, and all six Pioneers whom qualified earning at minimum All-America Honorable Mention honors.
March 26, 2014 9:00am
As the university remembers Cesar Chavez, the late civil rights and United Farm Workers union leader on March 31, members of the Cal State East Bay campus community are invited for a special showing -- reserved for them -- of the movie "Cesar Chavez: History Made One Step at a Time" on Friday, April 11.
March 25, 2014 8:00am
The Cal State East Bay campuses in Hayward and Concord, as well as the university's Oakland Conference Center, will be closed all day Monday, March 31, in observance of the César Chávez holiday. Regular university business hours will resume on Tuesday, April 1, when CSUEB begins classes for the spring academic quarter.
March 25, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay will host two information sessions in the upcoming weeks for the new Bachelor of Arts in Women’s Studies Online Degree Completion Program (BA-WOST), scheduled to launch this fall.
March 24, 2014 7:00am
Current students as well as alumni of Cal State East Bay's departments of Political Science and Public Affairs and Administration are invited to a professional networking event featuring two prominent graduates of the university. Nancy O'Malley, Alameda County district attorney, and Anil Comelo, human resources director for the city of Oakland, will serve as the guest speakers.
March 19, 2014 5:00pm
The Hayward Promise Neighborhood (HPN) initiative is inviting the Cal State East Bay campus community -- students, faculty, staff and alumni -- to take part in its "Healthy Promise Run, Walk, Stroll and Roll," as well as a Community Resource Expo, happening on Saturday, April 5.
March 19, 2014 9:00am
In his message to the University on March 18, President Leroy M. Morishita shares the story of an alumnus whose educational journey at Cal State East Bay took longer than most graduates, but was made possible through perseverance and the support of CSUEB faculty and staff. His success is but one example of the University's motto: "Through Adversity to the Stars."
March 17, 2014 9:00am
Three commencement ceremonies will honor degree recipients at California State University, East Bay June 13-14.
March 14, 2014 9:00am
The Tennyson High School Puente lounge, once an outdated room with old furniture and bare walls, has been transformed by the addition of a beautiful new mural, unveiled at a celebration on March 2.
March 14, 2014 5:00am
Interested in a career in nonprofit management? Attend an upcoming information session on CSUEB’s Nonprofit Management Certificate program from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. March 25 on the Hayward Campus. Participants will meet the program director, learn more about program requirements and course offerings, as well as network with other professionals.
March 12, 2014 4:30pm
The Cal State East Bay University Art Gallery opened its 2014 Emerging Artists Exhibition. Admission is free to the exhibition, which will run through April 10. The gallery is located adjacent to room 108 of the Arts and Education building on CSUEB’s Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
March 12, 2014 9:30am
Cal State East Bay will host another Industry Job Panel -- this one focused on careers in math, economics and statistics -- on Thursday, March 13 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union on the Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
March 12, 2014 9:00am
The Afghan Student Association of Cal State East Bay will be hosting a "Nowruz" banquet on Saturday, March 15, recognizing the beginning of the new year on the Persian calendar.
March 11, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay's Wind Symphony, along with the Faculty-Alumni Wind Orchestra, will perform in concert tonight (Tuesday, March 11) at 7:30 in the University Theatre on CSUEB's Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd. Admission to the concert, under the direction of conductor Danielle Gaudry, is free and the public is invited. A reception will follow.
March 10, 2014 5:00pm
All currently-enrolled Cal State East Bay students are invited to enter the ninth annual Helen “Jackie” DeClercq Poetry contest through the university’s English Department. Up to three poems per student may be submitted to the English Department Office in room 2579 of the Music Building by Friday, March 14.
March 10, 2014 3:00pm
The East Bay literary community is invited to attend the release party for the spring 2014 edition of the “Arroyo Literary Review,” a journal of fiction, nonfiction and poetry published by Cal State East Bay's English Department.
March 10, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay’s renowned “GANAS” program (Gaining Access ‘N Academic Success), was recognized for “providing a pipeline to community college transfer students” at the 16th annual Chabot Puente Project Student-Mentor Breakfast on Friday on CSUEB’s Hayward Campus.
March 7, 2014 10:00am
Two members of Henrietta Lacks' family visited Cal State East Bay's Hayward campus on Feb. 17 as part of the kickoff for the university's "Week of Inclusive Excellence."
March 7, 2014 5:00am
First comes the degree, and then comes the career. That may seem like the typical sequence of events for most college students, but not for Cal State East Bay student Gaspar Sanchez-Vasquez. Just two quarters into the Master of Science in Accountancy (MSA) program at CSUEB, and Sanchez-Vasquez has already landed a job at one of the largest accounting firms in the Bay Area.
March 6, 2014 10:00am
Cal State East Bay will be hosting the 16th annual Chabot Puente Project Student-Mentor Breakfast on Friday (March 7) from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union on the Hayward Campus. The event is sponsored by CSUEB's Office of the President.
March 4, 2014 6:00pm
Cal State East Bay History Professor Bridget Ford and her mother Bonnie Ford followed identical educational and career paths,
March 4, 2014 2:30pm
The East Bay Singers, conducted by Cal State East Bay professor Buddy James, will be performing in concert Saturday, March 8, at 8 p.m. at the historic Old Mission San Jose, 43300 Mission Blvd. in Fremont.
March 3, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay students and alumni interested in a career in the Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism industries are invited to attend an industry job panel taking place from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, on the university's Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd. It will take place in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union. Admission is free.
February 28, 2014 7:00am
To accomodate Cal State East Bay students as they prepare for Winter quarter final exams, the University Library and campus shuttle services have announced that they are extending their hours of operation.
February 28, 2014 5:00am
Cal Stat East Bay’s Wedding Planner Certificate Program was recently featured in a news segment on KPIX Channel 5 news.
February 27, 2014 2:30pm
The Forensic Social Sciences Association (FSSA) has been founded in San Francisco by a Cal State East Bay faculty member, Steven J. Morewitz.
February 26, 2014 10:00am
Cal State East Bay President Leroy M. Morishita is in Washington, D.C., along with California State University Chancellor Tim White and other leaders of CSU campuses, as part of "Hill Day."
February 25, 2014 10:00am
Dick Gregory, who gained fame as a stand-up comedian in the 1960s and has been a social activist, critic, and writer for about 50 years, will be speaking and performing on Cal State East Bay's Hayward Campus this Thursday (Feb. 27) from 9 to 10:30 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union. The appearance by the 81-year old Gregory is sponsored by the Associated Students Inc. Diversity Center and is part of CSUEB's celebration of Black History Month.
February 25, 2014 9:00am
Cal State East Bay is hosting a blood drive Wednesday (Feb. 26) on the Hayward Campus to benefit the American Red Cross. The Red Cross will be taking blood donations from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union.
February 21, 2014 9:00am
Buddy James, in his first year as founding director of Cal State East Bay's new School of Arts and Media (SAM), has been organizing a series of events to help introduce the school to the campus community. The series is called "SAM around Campus," and is designed to bring events that normally take place in one part of campus. In coming days they will be happening in other parts of campus. The first two are scheduled:
February 21, 2014 5:00am
Taught by nationally certified coders, Cal State East Bay’s Certificate in Medical Billing and Coding gives individuals interested in healthcare careers the necessary skills to obtain a position as a medical biller or coder in a hospital, medical clinic, physician's office, or insurance company.
February 20, 2014 10:00am
Amer F. Ahmed -- scholar, intercultural diversity consultant, and Hip Hop activist -- will use Hip Hop as a tool for speaking about the climate of prejudice and bigotry facing American Muslims. His presentation is another of the events for the Week of Inclusive Excellence sponsored by the Cal State East Bay Office of University Diversity and the ASI Diversity Center.
February 19, 2014 9:00am
Benjamin Bowser, Cal State East Bay professor emeritus of sociology and social services and a noted expert about the history and culture of Oakland and the East Bay region, will be presenting a lecture, "Bowser's Children: What a Family Exploration Reveals about American History Back to Colonial Times" at noon on Thursday, Feb. 27 in the Biella Room of the University Library.
February 17, 2014 4:20pm
As part of the kickoff for Cal State East Bay's "Week of Inclusive Excellence," members of Henrietta Lacks' family visited the university's Hayward Campus on Monday.
February 17, 2014 8:00am
Today (Monday, Feb. 17) is the first day of programs that are part of Cal State East Bay's "Week of Inclusive Excellence: A Celebration of the Diversity of our Students, Faculty and Staff." Events run through Friday, Feb. 21 and are sponsored by the Cal State East Bay's Office of University Diversity.
February 14, 2014 9:30am
The "Week of Inclusive Excellence" programs taking place on the Hayward Campus Feb. 17-21 will wrap up with a seminar geared to faculty and staff members that will focus on methods for modifying the curriculum to provide support and success for international students who comprise approximately 10 percent of Cal State East Bay's student population. The session will take place in the New University Union's Multipurpose Room on the university's Hayward Campus (25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.) between 9 a.m. and noon on Friday (Feb. 21).
February 14, 2014 5:00am
Approximately 150 students dressed in their professional best with resume in hand gathered in the New University Union Multipurpose Room on the Hayward Campus from 9 a.m. to noon on Feb. 13 to take part in CSUEB’s annual Masters of Social Work (MSW) Field Fair. The event helps CSUEB’s MSW students find internship opportunities with local agencies in order to fulfill program requirements and gain invaluable field experience.
February 13, 2014 10:25am
In support of Cal State East Bay's "Week of Inclusive Excellence" Feb. 17-21, the university's Leadership and Employee Enrichment Program (LEEP) has encouraged faculty and staff to take part in the university's first LEEP Campus Reading Program.
February 13, 2014 10:00amThe Division of Continuing and International Education (DCIE) will change its name to University Extension, effective Feb. 14, 2014.
February 11, 2014 8:00am
Cal State East Bay faculty, academic advisors, staff and students are welcome to join a discussion on "Beyond A Deficit Model: The Community Cultural Wealth Model & Hispanic Students" led by Marcos Pizzaro, a faculty member in the university's Educational Leadership program. It takes place on Thursday, Feb. 20 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Biella Room of the University Library. Lunch will be served.
February 10, 2014 10:30am
Cal State East Bay's Office of University Diversity will present "A Week of Inclusive Excellence," a celebration of the diversity of students, faculty and staff at the university, from Feb. 17-21.
February 7, 2014 6:00am
Cal State East Bay students with strong academic backgrounds and commitment to public service are invited to apply for the Panetta Congressional Internship. It is an opportunity to learn firsthand about the United States Congress and how it works.
February 7, 2014 5:00am
It’s a typical Wednesday afternoon at CSUEB’s American Language Program (ALP) office and students are gathering around to listen to instructor Cynthia DiLeo-Tsuno’s discuss Italian language and culture. The smell of cheesy lasagna is in the air as students learn the words to the “Happy Birthday” song in Italian.
February 4, 2014 11:25am
California Campus Compact (CACC), a national leader in civic engagement and service learning is moving to California State University, East Bay. This move creates a synergy between Cal State East Bay’s commitment to enrich student engagement and learning with CACC’s rich 25-year history of leadership in supporting state, regional, and national civic engagement in higher education.
February 3, 2014 9:00am
With the intent for improving aviation safety and the understanding of social control theory, Cal State East Bay lecturer Stephen J. Morewitz, Ph.D., will present his latest forensic sociology research on the outcomes of aircraft hijackings. That presentation will take place in San Francisco at the annual meeting of the Society for the Study of Social Problems Aug. 15-17.
January 31, 2014 5:00am
Start your own business, become a more valuable employee, provide customer service for your business or organization, earn additional income, or get recommissioned. Cal State East Bay’s intensive one-day seminars are designed to equip you with everything you need to know to become an effective notary or to renew your notary commission. In addition, students have the option to take the Notary Public Exam immediately after each training session.
January 30, 2014 10:00am
Now that gay couples can get married, what about taxes and other legalities? That is just one of the questions that will be discussed at the LGBTQ Faculty and Staff Question and Answer Session to be hosted by the Office of Diversity at Cal State East Bay from noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 4.
January 29, 2014 10:00am
For the second consecutive year, the "Get Fit! Stay Fit!" program is being offered to Cal State East Bay employees.
January 28, 2014 10:30am
All Cal State East Bay employees are encouraged to attend the Annual Staff Recognition Awards event Friday, Jan. 31, to be held from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union.
January 27, 2014 10:30am
Learn how to apply to graduate school at California State University, East Bay during the "Pathway to Graduate School" event scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the New University Union on CSUEB's Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
January 24, 2014 10:45am
Howard Hyman, executive vice president of Fremont Bank and Cal State East Bay's Distinguished Alumnus for 2012, was the guest speaker Thursday (Jan. 23) afternoon at an event sponsored by the Psychology and Engineering departments in the Valley Business and Technology Center (VBT).
DCIE at CSUEB offers SHRM learning system to help HR professionals earn certifications; classes start Feb 1
January 24, 2014 5:00am
Prepare yourself for the Professional in Human Resources (PHR®) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR®) exams by registering for the SHRM Learning System. This 12-week course was designed to meet the demands of customers and instructors, and is updated to reflect legislative changes and new HR developments.
January 23, 2014 10:30am
Congratulations on the success of the Jan. 14 "We Are the Dream" Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast held in the New University Union.
January 22, 2014 3:30pm
Howard Hyman, executive vice president of Fremont Bank and Cal State East Bay's Distinguished Alumnus for 2012, will be guest speaker at an event sponsored by the Psychology and Engineering departments from 2 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 23, on the Hayward Campus.
January 22, 2014 10:00am
Are you seeking to lose weight, maintain your weight or just improve your overall health and well-being?
January 21, 2014 10:00am
Income does matter. That is according to Cal State East Bay scholar Stephen J. Morewitz, lecturer in the university's Department of Nursing and Health Sciences. He analyzed survey data of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey and discovered that patients with low household income were less likely to have their feet checked for sores by physicians.
January 21, 2014 9:30am
Congratulations to legendary actress Rita Moreno, who was presented with an award Saturday (Jan. 18) by the Screen Actors Guild in Los Angeles. Moreno, who was honored by Cal State East Bay with an honorary doctorate in 2007, did a little of everything in accepting the lifetime achievement award from the actors guild.
January 17, 2014 2:30pm
Operations on Cal State East Bay’s Hayward Campus have returned to normal following the repair of a broken gas line Friday (Jan. 17) on the Warren Hall replacement building construction site adjacent to the Student Administration (SA) building.
January 17, 2014 5:00am
It’s not too late to enroll in Cal State East Bay’s EKG Technician Certificate Program! Classes start Jan 27 and run through March 17.
January 16, 2014 10:15am
Cal State East Bay President Leroy M. Morishita, a noted expert on the higher education accreditation process in the United States, recently addressed a meeting of JUNBA (Japanese University Network in the Bay Area) to discuss the process. Japan does not currently have an accreditation system for its universities and colleges.
January 15, 2014 10:00am
Hatem Bazian, co-founder of Zaytuna College and a senior lecturer in the departments of Near Eastern and Ethnic studies at the University of California, Berkeley, will be speaking about the future of the Middle East today (Wednesday, Jan. 15) from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Diversity Center in the New University Union, on the Hayward Campus of Cal State East Bay.
January 14, 2014 10:15am
Join author/teacher Stefania Shaffer on Thursday, Jan. 16, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Biella Room of the Library, as she shares her wisdom and experience with one of the most important topics facing many adult children: taking care of your elderly parent.
January 13, 2014 6:45am
Project SSOS (Student Service Operation to Succeed), which provides admission accessibility and career services for Cal State East Bay students of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) backgrounds, will host an open house and buffet dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 14, in the New University Union on CSUEB’s Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
January 10, 2014 6:00pm
The creative works of 15 Cal State East Bay Bachelor of Fine Arts students will be on display at CSUEB’s University Art Gallery from Jan. 14 through Feb. 13. The exhibition’s opening reception is Tuesday, Jan. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the gallery.
January 10, 2014 10:00am
Gary McBride, Cal State East Bay professor of accounting, has written the cover article for the January/February edition of California CPA magazine, published by the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. With the headline “Game Changer,” McBride advises accountants about various regulation changes made recently by the Internal Revenue Service.
January 10, 2014 5:00am
Cal State East Bay Continuing Education will host several information sessions on the Paralegal Studies Certificate Program in the upcoming weeks. Participants will meet the program director, learn more about program requirements and course offerings, as well as network with other professionals.
January 9, 2014 11:05am
In support of this year's Week of Inclusive Excellence Feb. 17-21, the Cal State East Bay Leadership and Employee Enrichment Program is encouraging faculty and staff to take part in the university's first LEEP/Campus Reading Program. Modeled after many successful community-wide reading programs across the nation, this program brings together students, employees and community members to read a single book of significance.
January 8, 2014 5:00am
As of Jan. 1, the Affordable Care Act requires that individuals have health insurance coverage. Covered California representatives are on Cal State East Bay's Hayward Campus starting today (Jan. 8) to help students figure out the best way to gain health insurance coverage.