Education Professor, Christiane Wood publishes: The Literacy of Play and Innovation: Children as Makers

Christiane Wood is an Assistant Professor in the School of Education (Soe) at Cal State San Marcos. Below she shares experience and what inspired in writing The Literacy of Play and Innovation: Children as Makers. “The Literacy of Play and Innovation provides a portrait of what innovative education looks like from a literacy perspective. Through anContinue reading “Education Professor, Christiane Wood publishes: The Literacy of Play and Innovation: Children as Makers”

School of Nursing Alumni Publishes in American Jail Magazine. Feb. 2019 Edition

  by Marilyn Huerta Photo of Arianna Larragoitiy at CSUSM Last May, Arianna Larragoitiy graduated from the School of Nursing at Cal State San Marcos (CSUSM) with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and a minor in Spanish, but not only did she accomplish earning her degrees, she also collaborated with her colleagues inContinue reading “School of Nursing Alumni Publishes in American Jail Magazine. Feb. 2019 Edition”

The Vet Crisis Outreach: Power of a Story pilots Education & Prevention Panel in Social Work class at CSUSM

Left to right: William Felty, Jacky Thomas, Paula Wold, Jalitza Cardona (Jolly) Sara Correll, and Steven Padilla by Marilyn Huerta Many Vets suffer alone or in silence, and we say no more! – William Felty, USMC Over the last two days, members of the community visited Cal State San Marcos to share The Power ofContinue reading “The Vet Crisis Outreach: Power of a Story pilots Education & Prevention Panel in Social Work class at CSUSM”

“On the Shoulders of Giants” – Alumni Elliott Powell

“I WOULD NOT BE AN EFFECTIVE TEACHER WITHOUT THE THINGS I LEARNED AT CSU SAN MARCOS.” Elliott Powell commanded warships and cleared minefields in the Gulf War. He was the first African American director of the Situation Room. But he still wanted to be of service, so he earned a teaching credential at CSU SanContinue reading ““On the Shoulders of Giants” – Alumni Elliott Powell”

CSUSM – Top Ranked Nursing Schools

Congratulations CSUSM School of Nursing! CSUSM’s School of Nursing ranks #15 Ranked Nursing Program in California: https://www.registerednursing.org/state/california/#rankings! Nursing programs were assessed on several factors which represent how well a program supports students towards licensure and beyond. RegisteredNursing.Org analyzed past and present first time NCLEX-RN “pass-rates” – weighted by year. You can learn more about theContinue reading “CSUSM – Top Ranked Nursing Schools”

Meet & Greet with Muralist Jessica Sabogal

  All are invited to come and meet Jessica Sabogal, renowned Colombian-American artist and creator of Kellogg Library’s powerful new stairwell mural “In This Classroom, There Are No Walls”, on Thursday, Feb. 7 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Library’s 3rd-floor lobby. The CSUSM community can view the project up close, chat with the artist,Continue reading “Meet & Greet with Muralist Jessica Sabogal”

DONATE DIAPERS to help keep babies clean, dry and healthy!

Why Diapers? The need for diapers in low-income families is constantly on the rise. According to the National Diaper Bank Network, on average, each infant requires 6-12 diapers every day. This can rack up an extra cost of $70- 80 per month. In order to alleviate this added expense, families often attempt to reuse diapers or not changeContinue reading “DONATE DIAPERS to help keep babies clean, dry and healthy!”