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CSUMB’s “Welcome to Finals Week” supports student success

Winter break is around the corner, and the last hurdle for students to surmount before the end of semester and packing for winter break...

Finals week fever

Even in the movies, finals week in college was depicted as something nightmarish and terrifying. For the most part, they’re not all that far...

Cookies kicking off the holiday season

On Dec. 4, A’viands Dining Services hosted a cookie decorating event in the Dining Commons from 4-7 p.m. The event was a fun way...

Winter break essentials

With winter break fast approaching, it can be overwhelming to simultaneously study for finals and plan what you will do with the next class-free...

Algorithms of Oppression

“As today’s speaker, Safiya Umoja Noble, writes in her new book, Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism, and I quote, ‘We are...

On this day, December 6

1704 The Battle of Chamkaur occured in India where the vastly outnumbered group of Sikh Khalsa soldiers managed to defeat a Mughal army. 1790 The U.S. Congress...

Non-traditional warriors

This article contains content only available on our website. To continue reading from the print version, click here. “I saw a student changing her baby...

Real Food comes to CSUMB

Real Food is defined as food that truly nourishes everyone: producers, consumers, communities and the earth. The Real Food Campaign was birthed on a...

Research and intellectual curiosity at CSUMB

California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is the second youngest and second smallest of the 23 member statewide university system, but its research presence...

Retention rates improving for CSUMB

California State University, Monterey Bay’s (CSUMB) Institutional Assessment and Research has released its annual report, which covers the retention rates of students attending CSUMB...

The Benefits of Singing for College Students

The fall semester at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is coming to an end, and students are finalizing choices for the upcoming term....

California fires and how CSUMB can help

On Nov. 8, two separate fires began in parts of southern and northern California that took the lives and homes of many. The Woolsey...

Community building initiatives

Among the 106 clubs available at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) for student participation - academic, Greek, sports, dance and music groups -...

Warmer winter weather in 2018

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released its annual winter outlook report in October, revealing predictions for warmer-than-average winter weather. This prediction is...

College flu season

Update (November 29): We indicated there would be a flu shot clinic on campus on Dec. 12. This is incorrect. The flu shot clinics were...

On this day, November 29

1777 San Jose, California, is founded as Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe by José Joaquín Moraga. It is the first civilian settlement, or pueblo,...

Samuel Poplack’s wholesome mission to reassure students

Samuel Poplack, a senior here at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB), began a wholesome mission across campus to spread comfort to students by...

Fun with furry friends

On Nov. 15, the Resident Housing Association (RHA) of California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) hosted the “You Goat to be Kidding Me” petting...

Goodbye Vision mural, hello new Otter Student Union

On Oct. 25, the Vision mural began to be demolished to make way for the new Otter Student Union building (OSU). The following question...

Winter housing

For the first time since opening, California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is restricting access to students living on main campus during winter break...