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Cal State Long Beach Ranked Nation’s 11th Best Value for Universities Under $30,000 Per Year by Kiplinger’s

Cal State Long Beach has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine’s 2015 list of the top universities costing under $30,000 per year, coming in at number 11 in the nation.  The ranking recognizes four-year institutions that combine outstanding education with economic value. Overall, CSULB was ranked 75th up from 82nd last year and 98th the year […]

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President’s Remarks on White House Summit

Special guest column by Jane Close Conoley I was honored to spend an early December day in Washington D.C. at the White House College Opportunity Day of Action. President Obama and the First Lady spoke eloquently about the importance of higher education to our success as a nation and wide-ranging discussions offered food for thought. […]

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President Demonstrates Commitment to Student Success, Offers Students Encouragement and Cookies

On several occasions last week, President Jane Close Conoley visited the Horn Center and the University Library where students were studying. She has often spoken of her commitment to student success. During her visits, she offered encouragement and cookies to students to demonstrate to them that she truly cares about their success, especially during finals. […]

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Professor’s Book on CIA Wins Prestigious National Award from Washington Institute

With the recent report issued in the Senate Intelligence Committee on CIA enhanced interrogations, a CSULB professor’s book on the CIA and the Middle East is particularly timely and informative. Professor of History Hugh Wilford’s America’s Great Game: The CIA’s Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East, shows a history of how the […]

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