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‘Sea Lion Bowl’ Aims to Engage High School Students in Ocean STEM Education

SEASIDE, Ca., January 28, 2019 -- Thirteen high schools from Northern and Central California are set to compete in the regional component of the National Ocean Sciences Bowl at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) on Saturday, February 2, 2019.

January 28, 2019

Associate Professor Cheryl Logan Departs for Galápagos on Fulbright Award

SEASIDE, Ca., January 16, 2019 – California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) School of Natural Sciences associate professor and Fulbright Scholarship recipient Cheryl Logan departed for the Galápagos Islands this week to begin researching coral thermal tolerance in the region.

January 16, 2019

Startup Weekend Monterey Bay Returns to CSUMB

SEASIDE, Ca., January 15, 2019 – For the seventh consecutive year, California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is set to host Startup Weekend Monterey Bay January 25-27, 2019.

January 15, 2019

Sustainable Hospitality Summit Returns to Monterey

SEASIDE, Ca., January 11, 2019 – California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) and the Monterey Bay Ecotourism Region (MBETR) initiative hosted the 2nd Monterey Bay Sustainable Hospitality Summit January 10-11, 2019 at the Portola Hotel and Spa in Monterey. The summit featured site visits across Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito regions on January 10th to sites for best practices for sustainability in the hospitality industry followed by a full-day conference at the Portola Hotel and Spa o

January 11, 2019

New Research Finds Human Impact is Leading to Higher Salinity Levels in Freshwater Resources

SEASIDE, Ca., December 14, 2018 – A study conducted by California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) School of Natural Sciences assistant professor John Olson has found that the combined effects of land use and climate change are resulting in increased salinity levels in rivers and streams, further highlighting an emerging threat to freshwater resources, biodiversity and ecosystem functions across the United States.

December 14, 2018

CSUMB and Hartnell Receive Collaborative $3.75M Department of Ed Grant

SEASIDE, Ca., November 21, 2018 – A collaborative project between California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB) and Hartnell College has been selected to receive funding under the U.S. Department of Education’s Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program (Title V) in the amount of $3,750,000. The award, expected to span over a total of five years, will help fund the collaborative “Making Accessible and Effective Systems for Teacher Readiness Outcomes (MAESTROs) Project” between the two i

November 21, 2018