September 30 , 2020
These sessions provide information about the programs CSULB BUILD, LSAMP, McNair Scholars, MARC U*STAR, MMUF, OURS Connects, RISE, and UROP. Information Sessions are held multiple times a year during the fall and spring semesters between October and February for one hour. Zoom registration is required. Please register in advance although you will be able to register up until the Info Session begins. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing your unique link to join the...
August 16 , 2020
The BUILD team was proud to host the annual CSULB BUILD Summer Symposium on July 24, 2020. This year's Symposium was hosted virtually via Zoom video conferencing. New BUILD Scholars and Fellows concluded their eight week SURGE summer reasearch expereince by presenting their research to their peers, BUILD mentors and BUILD staff in four seperate breakout rooms. This was a first and important step to their success as they pursue a doctoral degree and research career.
July 17 , 2020
Inside This Issue: BUILD Faculty Mentor updates, The Class of 2020, I-Space helping health care workers, Road to being a blue devil, B2 Sessions: Interviews with BUILD alumni
July 15 , 2020
The BUILD program celebrated the success of trainees on Friday, May 29th, 2020 at the BUILD Virtual Commencement 2020. This commencement was held online using the Zoom teleconferencing platform due to California's Stay At Home order and concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. While we were not able to share the joy and pride we feel with our students in person, we were still able to commemorate and recongnize their accomplishments as we send another cohort of future Ph.D.s into the world.
June 11 , 2020
Dear CSULB BUILD Fellows, Scholars, and Alumni, BLACK LIVES MATTER. We wish to convey a message of support for our Black communities, however limited. We understand that this statement cannot capture all of the pain and suffering that they have experienced.
June 9 , 2020
In support of the #SHUTDOWNSTEM and #SHUTDOWNACADEMIA movement, the CSULB BUILD Program will reschedule all regular internal meetings taking today. Below is a list of resources to watch, listen, read, and engage with in our ongoing reflection and action towards disrupting anti-Black racism in the sciences and beyond.