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CAMPUS CALENDAR

November 8, 2011

TUESDAY, NOV. 8: -Community Games. 11 a.m. - noon, Fourm Plaza. The Well will be hosting various games such as ladder ball and bocce ball to build community on the CSUSM campus. WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9: -Arts,...

EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM NATIONWIDE TEST- NOVEMBER 9, 2011, 2:00 PM EST

November 8, 2011

FEMA will initiate a nationwide Emergency Alert System (EAS) test on Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 11:00 a.m., Pacific Standard Time. The three-and-a-halfminute “live” EAS alert test will be transmitted to...

WOMEN ARE R.A.D.- CSUSM PROMOTES AWARENESS WITH WOMEN’S SELF-DEFENSE

November 8, 2011

KRISTIN MELODY PRIDE STAFF WRITER “I will survive and keep going, no matter what!” is one motto for the Rape Aggression Defense System (R.A.D.) courses hosted on campus. This women’s self-defense...

THE U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT ISSUES A WARNING TO PROSPECTIVE TRAVELERS

November 7, 2011

CHRIS GIANCAMILLI PRIDE STAFF WRITER The Office of Communications sent an email out Oct. 25 warning students of a possible new safety risk when traveling abroad. The U.S. State Department sent a worldwide...

PROJECT HOMELESS CONNECT SEEKS TO BRING COMMUNITY TOGETHER

November 7, 2011

ASHLEY DAY PRIDE STAFF WRITER Many are not so lucky to have the luxuries of food and a place to live. Project Homeless Connect helps take care of this problem by “connecting services and resources to...

STUDENTS DEMAND ACTION AGAINST HATE

October 25, 2011

AMY SALISBURY PRIDE STAFF WRITER Students in the Women’s Studies department at Cal State San Marcos last week launched a petition drive to push for university action on the “hateful, obscene and prejudicial...

MOTHER NATURE GRIDLOCKS NORTHEAST PUMPKIN PRODUCTION

October 25, 2011

KRISTIN MELODY PRIDE STAFF WRITER An average pumpkin sold in New York City could cost $25 this Halloween—twice the cost of the previous year, according to Associated Press. The price of a pumpkin in...

CAMPUS CALENDAR

October 24, 2011

TUESDAY, OCT. 25: -Study Abroad Information Session Noon - 1 p.m., Craven 3701. Interested in learning more about study abroad opportunities at CSUSM? Come out and determine what the best program is...

HOMECOMING COMMITTEE CROWNS RUNNER-UP AS KING: STUDENT ASKS, “WHAT HAPPENED AT HOMECOMING?”

October 11, 2011

ASHLEY DAY PRIDE STAFF WRITER Saturday, Oct. 1, the Homecoming Committee crowned CSUSM’s first Homecoming King and Queen, but the runner-up for king, Kenneth LaLonde, took the crown. The student body...

SAYING GOODBYE TO A LEGACY

October 11, 2011

MELISSA MARTINEZ PRIDE STAFF WRITER On Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011, the world lost one of the greatest innovators of our time. Former Apple CEO Steve Jobs revolutionized technology and the modern lifestyle...

CAMPUS CALENDAR

October 11, 2011

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 12: -Ritmo Loco Quartet 5:30 - 8:30 p.m., Arts 111. This all-star group fuses the American jazz tradition with tropical, Salsa and Afro-Cuban influences. THURSDAY, OCT. 13: -International...

2011 CSUSM HEARST/CSU TRUSTEES’ AWARD RECIPIENT: LAUREN HOLLAND OVERCOMES TRAGEDIES TO RECEIVE THE CSU’S HIGHEST HONOR

October 1, 2011

CSUSM grad student Lauren Holland decided to channel her grief into action. Next June, the 47-year-old single mother from Ramona will graduate with a master’s degree in Sociological Practice with an...

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