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21-year-old loses part of leg after hit and run

“The victim was flung from the motorcycle and suffered traumatic injuries to his leg,” said the Seaside police department...

What is POTS?

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) is an autonomic nervous system disorder that affects 1 in 100 teens and 1...

Drake Bell Interview

“We have some snakes in the audience. I’m hearing a lot of hissing” Drake Bell said when he stopped...

Otters in the “Shark Tank”

This past Friday through Sunday, Cal State University, Monterey Bay hosted the sixth annual Startup Weekend for the Monterey...

Beth Piatote (Nez Perce), March 8

The first event for the annual Writers from the Edge series will take place on Thursday, March 8. Dr. Beth Piatote,...

Affinity Graduation celebrations

The Affinity Graduations honor the accomplishments and experiences of CSUMB graduates who come from historically marginalized backgrounds. The eight...

Groundbreaking on the new Otter Student Union

California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) held a ceremonial groundbreaking in honor of the new Otter Student Union on...

Parking lots disappear to make way for new buildings

You are innocently walking through the parking lot near the Chapman Science Center toward the Library. You hear the...

Social and Behavioral Sciences student wins academic award

Melissa Montellano, a California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB)  junior majoring in the Social & Behavioral with concentrations in...

Student journal published to library’s Digital Commons platform

On Thursday, April 3, the California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB)  Library and faculty from the School of Social,...

Leslie Williams is our new Dean of Students

This March, the Otters welcomed a new member to our raft, Leslie Williams, the new Dean of Students. She...

CSUMB’s first Pre-Law Club

Calling all Pre-Law students! California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) has a new Pre-Law Club (PLC). Prior to the club, there...

New OSU director full of experience, energy, excitement

Chelsea Buffington took the helm of the Otter Student Union (OSU) as director in December. She brings with her...

An inside look at Ottermedia

Creativity, music, and interesting talk shows all come together with the help of one club, Ottermedia (one word). This...

Ethics of Fake News forum, March 14

The College of Business will host its 16th Annual Ethics and Responsible Business Forum on Wednesday, March 14. This year’s topic...

NAACP Black History Month meeting

Last Thursday, the Monterey Bay chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted their...

In the Ords: CSUMB’s new Literary-Arts Journal

Toni Morrison once said, "If there's a book you really want to read but it hasn't been written yet,...

César Chávez Day March 31

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Civil Rights labor leader and activist César Chávez. March 31 is César...

California’s controversial water bill

How far would you go to establish a legacy? Perhaps establishing something that will be around for future generations,...

What students can do to help CSUMB be more sustainable

Can you remember the last time that you threw something away? Was it earlier today perhaps? How often do...