CSU, Chico News
Fourteen Students to Receive Prestigious Rawlins Merit Awards
Fourteen California State University, Chico students with major achievements in the classroom and the community will be honored at the 33rd annual Lt. Robert Merton Rawlins Merit Award reception on Tuesday, Oct. 14. The event begins at 4 p.m. in Colusa Hall.
Fifth Annual Chico Experience Week Unites Campus, Community Oct. 10-19
Special community events, alumni reunions and a love for all things Chico are in store during the fifth annual Chico Experience Week, Oct. 10-19.
Author Discusses Personal Journey and New Book on Creativity
Artist and author Simón Silva will come to California State University, Chico next month to give an address connected to this year’s Book in Common and train teachers in using creativity in K-12 classrooms.
CSU, Chico Receives $6.5 Million in Federal Funds for Teacher Training
California State University, Chico has received one of 24 grants from the U.S. Department of Education to recruit, train and support new teachers primarily in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields.
Renowned Climate Change Researcher to Give Lecture Sept. 30
Conservation biologist and climate change researcher Guy McPherson will present his lecture, “Climate Crisis, Are We There Yet?” at California State University, Chico, on Tuesday, Sept. 30. The event takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. in Colusa Hall, Room 100B, and includes a discussion.
Concrete Industry Management Student Selected for $7,000 Mike Rowe Scholarship
California State University, Chico concrete industry management student Michelle Ahola has been selected for a 2014 Mike Rowe WORKS Foundation Work Ethic Scholarship. Ahola is the only concrete industry student in the country to receive the $7,000 award.
Registration Now Open for the 20th Annual CELT Conference
Educators throughout California are invited to join faculty, staff and students at California State University, Chico for the 20th annual Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) Conference Oct. 1-3 on the CSU, Chico campus.
Conference to Highlight Challenges of Undocumented Students
A daylong conference aimed at empowering undocumented students and their educators is planned for Friday, Oct. 3, at California State University, Chico. The Dreaming Without Boundaries conference takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Bell Memorial Union auditorium.
Pre-veterinary Student Selected for Prestigious CSU Trustees’ Award
Natalie Holmberg-Douglas, a fourth-year animal science and biochemistry major at California State University, Chico, has been selected for the Robert and Dorothy Talty Family Scholarship. The $6,000 award is among the 2014 CSU Trustees’ Awards for Outstanding Achievement, the system’s highest distinction for students.
Educational Talent Search and MESA Schools Programs Host Senior Admissions Seminar
California State University, Chico’s TRiO Educational Talent Search and MESA Schools Program will hold their annual Senior Admissions Seminar workshop for program participants on Tuesday, Sept. 30, in the Bell Memorial Union from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
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