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CSULB Creates a Culture of Student Philanthropy to Further Help Students

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 2, 2015) — California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) is looking to change the culture of student philanthropy to allow students to better help their fellow classmates in need. Bolstered by student philanthropy, the campus is launching a comprehensive effort, the CSULB Student Emergency Intervention Program, which will provide meals, short-term temporary housing and emergency funds for unexpected expenses that could delay a student’s academic progress.

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Cal State Long Beach Receives $130,000 Award to Fund Student Research

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 1, 2015) – Talented California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) students studying in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics will be able to engage in independent undergraduate research opportunities thanks to a $130,000 award from the Beckman Scholars Program.

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CSULB’s Carpenter Center to Host Inaugural President’s Gala

LONG BEACH, Calif. (March 24, 2015) – California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) President Jane Close Conoley will host the first-ever President’s Gala on Saturday, Oct. 3 at the university’s Carpenter Performing Arts Center. CSULB salutes the Carpenter Center’s role in helping fulfill the university’s mission of championing creativity and providing creative activity to the campus and the greater Long Beach community.

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Long Beach College Promise Partners Awarded Top Calif. Prize for Innovation in Higher Education

LONG BEACH, Calif.  (March 20, 2015) – The Long Beach College Promise has earned a $5 million prize as part of California Governor Jerry Brown’s Awards for Innovation in Higher Education. The Award recognizes innovations in higher education that smooth academic transition points for students moving from elementary and secondary education to post-secondary institutions. It […]

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