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, a professor at UC Berkeley, will...

Drake Bell Interview

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

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 April 16, as construction will...

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 hum of an engine and...

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, Behavioral and Global Studies signed...

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 were only a few resources...

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 Sociology and Geographic Information Sciences...

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 a considerable amount of experience...

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...

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 comes to Monterey from the...

An inside look at Ottermedia

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

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, then you must write it."...

NAACP Black History Month meeting

Last Thursday, the Monterey Bay chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted their 7th annual Black History Month meeting...

The umbrella that frightened many

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

All Black Gala

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

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 is the Ethics of Fake...

CSUMB Ocean Candidates Forum 2018

Have you ever been interested in asking specific questions to potential political candidates about issues you feel strongly about? California State University, Monterey Bay...

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 you take into consideration what...

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...

Res Fest January 30

At this point you’ve probably seen quite a bit about something called “Reservation Days,” whether it was in an email blast, on social media, or...