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Tom Enders at Cal State Long Beach Recognized for Visionary Leadership in Student Success

LONG BEACH, Calif — Thomas Enders, associate vice president of Enrollment Services at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), has been nationally recognized for his efforts to improve retention and graduation rates. He was recently presented with the Visionary Leadership Award from the Education Advisory Board (EAB), one of the largest providers of research, technology […]

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Former Presidential Speechwriter, Current Cal State Long Beach Professor and Prolific Author, Receiving National Awards

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Craig Smith, a former presidential speechwriter and prolific author, is the recipient of two prestigious national awards. The director of the California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) Center for First Amendment Studies will be presented with a pair of awards at the National Communication Association’s (NCA) 100th annual convention in Chicago […]

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Cal State Long Beach Awarded $22.7 Million NIH Grant to Help Prepare Underrepresented Students for Doctoral Programs

LONG-BEACH, Calif. — California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has received its largest award ever — $22.7 million over five years — from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to establish an innovative research program that prepares underrepresented students for doctoral programs. This initiative, Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD), will allow CSULB to establish […]

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California State University, Long Beach Launches Public and Final Phase of First-Ever Comprehensive Campaign, With a Goal of Raising at Least $225 in Private Funds by 2016

LONG-BEACH, Calif. — California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) launched the public and final phase of its first major philanthropic campaign, DECLARE: The Campaign for CSULB, and celebrated the 20th anniversary of the university’s Richard and Karen Carpenter Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, Oct. 11. About 350 students, alumni, faculty, staff, donors and community […]

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