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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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CSULB Has 2nd Lowest Student Debt Among Public Regionals in West Says U.S. News & World Report

LONG BEACH, Calif. — California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has the second lowest student debt among regional public universities in the West according to U.S. News & World Report in its Best Colleges 2015 Guidebook. It was also ranked the fifth best public regional university in the West. “We are always honored and proud […]

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California State University, Long Beach No. 1 in the Number of Physics Master’s Graduates According to Report by American Institute of Physics

LONG BEACH, Calif.—The Physics and Astronomy Department at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has the largest number of physics master’s graduates among U.S. master’s granting universities, according to a new report on U.S. collegiate physics program graduation rates by the American Institute of Physics (AIP). During 2010, 2011 and 2012, the department averaged 12 […]

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