Jolene Koester will begin her time as the CSU interim chancellor on May 1.
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‘I can’t promise that it’ll be 100% smooth’
Chancellor Joseph I. Castro and President Jane Close Conoley promoted higher education in a virtual event Sunday presented at dozens of Black churches in California.
CSU chancellor addresses future in-person instruction plan, equity gaps and student economic hardships
California State University Chancellor Joseph I. Castro and President of Public Policy Institute of California Mark Baldassare discussed the various priorities the California State University outlined during the pandemic.
Through CSU Fully Online, currently enrolled students may register for an online course at any of the 23 campuses at no additional cost and receive transferable GE credit.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom presented his first budget proposal, allocating up to $562 million in permanent and one-time funds for the California State University system. Newsom’s budget proposal consists of a $300 million ongoing general fund for operational costs, increased enrollment and for progress toward the Graduation Initiative 2025. The[Read More…]
The ethnic studies departments across California State University campuses continue to fight against an executive order that they believe will negatively affect ethnic studies departments at CSUs. Executive Order 1100-Revised was issued last year by CSU Chancellor Timothy White. There were recent protests on the CSUN campus where students voiced[Read More…]
While taking placement exams, I was always afraid of being placed in remedial classes, because for once in my life, I was worried about how the exam would affect my college career. Assembly Bill 705, signed by Governor Jerry Brown Oct. 13, 2017, attempts to eliminate remedial classes that may[Read More…]
One summer during her undergraduate years at Cal State Long Beach, Kelly Nguyen enrolled in a child development class. Much to her dismay, the class was cancelled last-minute due to low enrollment. She immediately went to the department to consider her options, and though it was almost too late, she[Read More…]
Just hours after California Governor Jerry Brown released his budget plan on Jan. 10, members of the Cal State system were quick to criticize. Brown’s plan offered to allocate $92.1 million toward the California State University system, an amount that many in the university system agree is unsustainable. “If lawmakers[Read More…]