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Limitless Potential: The Power of a Growth Mindset in College

Sometimes an obstacle to a student's success can start within their own mind—how they perceive their skills in a challenging subject, such as mathematics. Educators have discovered that fostering a growth mindset—or an attitude of facing...
9-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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CSU Campuses Begin Accepting Fall 2020 Applications on October 1

Beginning October 1, 2019, all 23 California State University (CSU) campuses will accept applications for admission to the fall 2020 term. Students interested in attending any CSU campus can apply online at the university's application portal: Cal...
1-Oct-2019 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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California State University Honors Achievement, Perseverance of Top Student Scholars

The California State University will honor 23 students, one from each campus, who have been selected to receive the 2019 Trustees' Award for Outstanding Achievement. The students will be recognized during the first day of the upcoming Board of...
20-Sep-2019 4:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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California's Critical Refuge: Marine Protected Areas

California is home to 800 square miles of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) that provide refuge to some of the most iconic and diverse marine species. What began as an effort to conserve and protect the state’s marine ecosystems now has the potential...
12-Sep-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Laying Foundations for Student Success: The CSU Summer Algebra Institute

The CSU Summer Algebra Institute boosts high schoolers’ math and quantitative reasoning skills for the path to college.
30-Aug-2019 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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CSU to Roll Out Delivery of Immigration Legal Services for Students and Employees

The California Department of Social Services has contracted with four providers throughout the state to deliver direct legal services to CSU campuses.
28-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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In Good Company: CSU Campuses Rank Among Nation’s Best

National college rankings recognize the California State University for return on investment, high academic quality and social mobility.
21-Aug-2019 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Six Trends That Are Transforming Tourism

Succeeding in the hospitality industry means adapting to new technologies and thinking like a business leader. Students at the CSU are already learning these skills and more.
8-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Studying Online

More than 118,000 CSU students are currently enrolled in at least one online class, yet misconceptions persist about online education. New to the idea? Here are five factors you might not know.
17-Aug-2018 1:30 PM EDT

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4 Things You Should Be Doing to Avoid Exercise Injuries

Dr. Pablo Costa, a leading researcher and assistant professor at CSU Fullerton, says these habits could avoid some of the most common sprains and strains.
10-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT

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Is It Time to Put Down Your Phone?

San Francisco State professors say there’s a strong link between digital addiction — especially in the form of compulsive smartphone use — and anxiety and depression.
2-May-2018 4:00 PM EDT

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“at Stanislaus State, We’re Training Our Students to Be Leaders in the Nursing Industry.”

Every day, James Bowles uses 15 years of military medical experience to lead Stanislaus State’s renowned nursing simulation program. In the process he’s helping to prepare hundreds of students to change health care as we know it.
29-Mar-2018 5:00 AM EDT

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What You Don’t Know About Valley Fever Could Hurt You

CSU Bakersfield microbiology professor Antje Lauer says the state is tracking toward an epidemic of the infectious lung disease.
6-Mar-2018 3:05 PM EST

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Money Can Make You Happier — If You Spend it Right

Research by San Francisco State professor Ryan Howell says it’s what we buy that really matters to our well-being.
5-Mar-2018 7:05 PM EST

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Too Few Women and Native People in Entertainment, Say CSU Professors

When the 90th Academy Awards take place this Sunday, March 4, audiences will no doubt hear about not just the cinematic achievements of the past year but also the strides made in building more diversity in entertainment. And while there has been...
1-Mar-2018 6:05 AM EST

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Is Akkermansia the Next Hot Probiotic?

A CSU Northridge microbial ecologist and his students are investigating a gut bacteria that may affect weight gain and obesity.
17-Jan-2018 5:00 PM EST

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The California State University is the largest system of four-year higher education in the country, with 23 campuses, 54,000 faculty and staff and 481,000 students. Half of the CSU's students transfer from California community colleges. Created in 1960, the mission of the CSU is to provide high-quality, affordable education to meet the ever-changing needs of California. With its commitment to quality, opportunity, and student success, the CSU is renowned for superb teaching, innovative research and for producing job-ready graduates. Each year, the CSU awards more than 110,000 degrees. One in every 20 Americans holding a college degree is a graduate of the CSU and our alumni are 3.7 million strong.


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