News

Life on Campus Amid COVID-19

When the CSU announced most instruction would be delivered remotely for the remainder of 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the majority of the roughly 3,600 CSUMB students who usually live on campus left. But a subset of the student population had no place else to go.

April 21, 2021

President Ochoa's statement on the George Floyd murder case

I am reaching out to you on the day that the jury in the George Floyd murder case rendered its verdict of guilty on all counts. This outcome may provide some measure of comfort to Mr. Floyd’s family and raises some hope that our country may be able to make progress toward racial justice and equity after so much pain and anguish in our African-American community.

April 20, 2021

Yolanda Anglin accepted as WACUBO mentee

The Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO) has accepted Yolanda Anglin, CSUMB’s director of budget and planning, to its mentorship program for 2021-2022.

April 19, 2021

Earth Day, Every Day

Growing out of the first observance in 1970, Earth Day 2021: “Restore Our Earth” on April 22 will involve more than one billion people in 192 countries, making it the largest civic observance in the world, organizers say. At CSU Monterey Bay, integrating environmentalism and sustainability into all areas of our campus every day is a vital part of our core mission to serve students. CSUMB wants to ensure that the grandchildren and great-grandchildren of our current students will continue to thriv

April 19, 2021

Transgender icon Laverne Cox encourages students to be resilient

The Otter Cross Cultural Center and Otter Student Union hosted a virtual evening chat with actress and LGBTQ+ advocate Laverne Cox on Thursday, April 8. Cox shared her experience being a transgender actress, and she imparted a message about self-love and resilience for CSUMB students.

April 16, 2021

A Diverse Campus Community

Since our founding in 1994, CSU Monterey Bay has remained committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community dedicated to the success of all students, faculty and staff. In fact, U.S. News & World Report has ranked CSUMB as one of the most diverse universities in the country.

April 14, 2021