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Long-Time CSULB Benefactors Bob and Regena Cole Conferred Honorary Degrees

LONG BEACH, Calif. (May 20, 2015) – Long-time California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) supporters, Bob (posthumously) and Regena Cole were awarded honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degrees at 2015 commencement. Mrs. Cole accepted both honorary degrees during a conferral ceremony at CSULB’s recent Alumni Awards banquet. This marks the first time since 2008 that honorary degrees have been granted in the name of the university.

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President Conoley’s Statement on the 2015 May Revision

CSULB President Jane Close Conoley provided the following comment on the Governor’s 2015 May Revision: “The governor’s proposal to invest additional ongoing funding for the CSU is welcome news to the Cal State Long Beach campus community. With graduation rates reaching an all-time high at next week’s commencement, our faculty and staff are doing their part […]

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CSULB Honors Nine Alums for Distinguished Service

LONG BEACH, Calif. (May 14, 2015) – Nine California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) alumni were recently recognized with the Distinguished Alumni Award for their accomplishments in their respective fields.

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CSULB Awarded $100,000 Grant to Study Homelessness, Food Instability Among Students in the CSU

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 29, 2015) – California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has been awarded a $100,000 grant by the California State University (CSU) Chancellor’s Office for a project that will provide a better understanding of college students who experience housing instability and food insecurity across all 23 CSU campuses.

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