CEHHS Recognizes their first Master of Public Health Graduating Cohort at CSUSM

The first Master of Public Health first cohort graduates this year! Please join us in congratulating them. Jacob Atkins Lisa Brucks Janell Bryant Lindsey Cunningham Alma Detten Siamak Doroodi Dalia Fuentes Leon Sean Gruen Heather Johnston Deanna La Fon Jasmin Leon Sarah Majid Thea McKenzie Shawnee Morgan Olivia Nolan Nicholas Parlin Penny Peyton Ramona Prado-OlmosContinue reading “CEHHS Recognizes their first Master of Public Health Graduating Cohort at CSUSM”

Nursing Students Already Impacting Patient Care in the Community

By David Ogul Anyone who has ever stepped into a patient ward at a hospital knows all too well that the cacophony of bed alarms and emergency signals can be a bit desensitizing. Administrators call it “alarm fatigue,” and when administrators at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas were looking for solutions, they turned to a trioContinue reading “Nursing Students Already Impacting Patient Care in the Community”

DR. ANNETTE DAOUD Bringing Equity to Education

by David Ogul Photo by Christine Vaughan She is a founding director of the Social Justice and Equity Project at Cal State San Marcos, one of many endeavors that led to CSUSM’s Office of Inclusive Excellence. Her ongoing efforts were rewarded with the 2015-16 President’s Inclusive Excellence and Diversity Award, and she was the project directorContinue reading “DR. ANNETTE DAOUD Bringing Equity to Education”

COMMITMENT TO SERVE Student Veteran Juggles Busy Schedule While Giving Back

by Eric Breier Photos by Belen Avendano (’18) Catalina Melendez isn’t fazed by a daunting schedule. “It’s challenging, but it’s not unbearable,” said Catalina, who will graduate from Cal State San Marcos in May with a bachelor’s in speech-language pathology. Being a full-time student is just one aspect of Catalina’s busy life. She is raising three childrenContinue reading “COMMITMENT TO SERVE Student Veteran Juggles Busy Schedule While Giving Back”