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...

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,...

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...

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,...

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...

Algorithms of Oppression

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

The umbrella that frightened many

It was a grey, rainy Tuesday morning on March 13, and news of the recent tragedies suffered at Marjory...

United Multicultural Allies host a festival

On Wednesday April 18th, the school of World Languages and Cultures hosted a campus-wide multicultural festival at the main...

All Black Gala

Taking the stage Tuesday night in the University Center Ballroom, special guest Shaun King spoke at length about his...

Honors awarded to more than 500 students

“You are our best,” said President Eduardo Ochoa, at the May 5 Honors Convocation. “We expect great things from...