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.
The CSSA discussed acknowledging Indigenous land, prioritizing mental health support and reforming campus police during its meeting Saturday morning.
California State University Chancellor Joseph I. Castro discussed his priorities and plans for returning to in-person instruction in the fall, increasing faculty diversity and removing the equity gap in the system’s Graduation Initiative 2025.
Chancellor Joseph I. Castro confirms that the California State University system will not see a tuition increase for the fiscal year, in line with Gov. Gavin Newsom’s budget caveat.
Students call on CSU to defund university police, urge institutions to invest in mental health counseling services
Students and faculty from across several CSU campuses called for the defunding of university police departments by the Board of Trustees and for more funds to be invested in beneficial services, including mental health counseling as speakers expressed their concerns with the decision-making of the committee throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
Proposed in the 2021-22 fiscal year budget, the California State University Board of Trustees is seeking to reaffirm state funding expenditures for mental health services.
California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White hosted “A Conversation with Dr. Anthony Fauci” Friday to discuss vaccination, maintaining safety mandates and the “light at the end of the tunnel.”
Despite concerns from students following the cancelation of spring recess at other universities, campus officials have confirmed there will be no change to Long Beach State’s break from March 29 to April 2.
In an email sent by the California State University system, it has been announced that the 23 campuses will likely return for face-to-face instruction in fall 2021.
In a virtual meeting Tuesday, the California State University system launched its new program, the CSU Center to Close Opportunity Gaps, that will work to eliminate equity gaps faced by students in K-12 education and is set to be held at Long Beach State.