The Winter 2015 issue of Cal State East Bay Magazine is now available in print and at issuu.com!
Alumnae Luanne Rotticci and Liza Jane MacNaughton founded the “Save Our Students” (SOS) scholarship fund to help more CSUEB students graduate.
During his acceptance, James Monroe Iglehart thanked former CSUEB Theatre Department staff member Celestine Ranney-Howes for keeping him in college.
Four outstanding undergrads of Cal State East Bay have been awarded scholarships of $1,000 each by the university’s Alumni Association.
Senior Lauren McGlory earned All-America honors in the triple jump finals at the NCAA Div. II Track & Field Championships, taking fourth in the nation.
Michael Jedlicka '85 advises honors students to "consume knowledge at every opportunity" and to "collaborate, be ethical, and work with others.”
Eileen Barrett honored with Cal State East Bay’s 2014 George and Miriam Phillips Outstanding Professor Award
The annual award honors a faculty member for teaching, research and service to California State University, East Bay.
The Scholarships represented gifts from businesses and professional organizations, as well as donations from individuals.
The issue — now available online — focuses on the "trials, triumphs and transformations of Pioneer Athletics."
Stephen D. Bechtel, Jr., chair of the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, and Yoshie Akiba, owner of Yoshi’s jazz clubs, will be honored at ceremonies.
Any CSUEB student who has taken an art class in the past year is eligible to submit up to two items for consideration for the show.
Starnes, Cal State East Bay's junior centerfielder, earned California Collegiate Athletic Association recognition for week of April 28-May 4.
The university will honor undergraduate and post grad students of its four colleges as part of three ceremonies held during the two days.
Linda Brown wins co-championship for NCAA Division II West Region. She is first Pioneer golfer to compete for a national title.
Junior infielder Ryan Kochan was named CCAA Player of the Week after batting .467 during the Pioneers' four-game sweep of Cal State LA.
"The Woman with 1,000 Faces: From Mythic Matriarch to Modern Mystique," is open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily until commencement weekend.
California Senate Majority Leader Ellen M. Corbett holds discussion with students at Cal State East Bay
The CSUEB campus community meet with State Sen. Corbett to discuss campus safety. She spoke about legislation she is sponsoring in this area.
The survey found a majority do not approve of major parts of the landmark tax initiative of 1978 that reduced taxes for the state’s homeowners and business property owners, while limiting future increases.
STEM companies in the East Bay’s innovation corridor opened their doors to students to showcase science-related jobs they can pursue.
This donation by the Bayer Foundation supports East Bay area STEM education and the outreach efforts of CSUEB's STEM Institute.
Geared towards working adults, the program is designed to acquaint students with feminist scholarship on women, gender, sexuality, and more.
CSUEB senior Lauren McGlory was named CCAA Female Track & Field Athlete of the week after breaking school record in the triple jump.
The Pioneer swim team placed 15th in the nation at the NCAA Division II championships as four swimmers became first-team All-Americans.
CSUEB softball newcomers Emily Perlich and Jaynie MacDonald were selected for the conference honors for the past week.
Cal State East Bay is closing out the 2013-14 athletics season with an entire weekend devoted to celebrating Pioneer Pride.
Eric Swalwell will speak about “Immigration and High Tech Workers, the Economy and Jobs, and Campaign Finance" to students in two management courses.
The individual scholastic achievements of 278 graduating students and 25 Honors Program grads will be recognized at the Saturday ceremony.
The show brings together dance and musical forms from the diverse backgrounds of the 40-person Inclusive Interdisciplinary Ensemble.
"Project 2 Inspire" is one of many programs offered through HPN to families who live in Hayward's Jackson Triangle neighborhood.
Cal State East Bay swim team is sending six members to NCAA Division II Nationals following Pacific Coast Swim Conference season.
The study of history with the advent of the Internet will be the focus of Stanford professor Sam Wineburg's lecture May 28.
It's the first time that many CSUEB women's basketball players have won All-California Collegiate Athletic Association honors in one season.
The junior goalkeeper was named Western Water Polo Association's top player after notching 50 saves and leading her team to two wins.
The 8 p.m. concert -- "You Are the Angel Glow" -- will feature jazz works as well as spirituals and will take place at the historic facility in Fremont.
Alejandro Murguia will read from his recent writings and be joined by the top three winners of the Helen DeClercq Poetry Prize
Scott Chambliss '85, production designer for some of the biggest motion pictures of recent years, will talk about his career and the industry.
Terrance was recognized by the California Collegiate Athletic Association after scoring the 1,000th point of her Pioneer cage career last weekend.
Tessie Guillermo ‘80, David Rinetti ’86, and Joe Morgan ’90, have been honored as part of their selection as part of the CSU's "Working for California."
The Pioneers successfully opened the 2014 baseball season behind hurler named "Pitcher of the Week" by the CCAA and collegiate baseball writers.
In addition to workshops that help attendees prepare for teaching careers, Contra Costa County "teachers of the year" and state assemblymember will speak.
Paul's appearance on the Hayward campus is sponsored by The Smith Center for Private Enterprise Studies and The Independent Institute.
Welcome Day, for newly-admitted students and their families, will feature tours of the campus and sessions about financial aid, housing and student life.
The show is a coming-of-age parable, addressing and satirizing the issues and anxieties associated with entering adulthood. The final three performances are this weekend.
MESA event is designed to motivate education disadvantaged students to successfully pursue college-prep courses for careers in math and science.
As the Pioneers' women's cage squad moved into first place in the CCAA, the roster of players from a decade ago were also honored as part of the annual alumnae reunion.
The new Hall class includes four former student-athletes and a pair of former coaches who will be honored at the May 18 banquet on campus.
The exhibition opens with reception 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 14. Admission is free and the public is invited. Gallery is open Monday through Thursday 12-4 p.m.
More than 1,100 budding young scientists from the Bay Area and other parts of Northern California will participate in day-long event on Saturday at Hayward Campus.
Popular jazz musicians Marvin McFadden and Mike Olmos will perform as part of benefit for the CSUEB Music Department Scholarship Fund.
The juried exhibition features artworks by select students from a number of Bay area universities and colleges.
During the week of Feb. 17-21, CSUEB will host a series of programs and activities on diversity for students, faculty and staff on the Hayward Campus.
The accreditation is for five years, maintaining a stretch of 40 consecutive years that the college has been accredited, dating back to 1973.
This annual community outreach is to first generation, African American, Latino, Asian American, Native American and Pacific Islander young people.
Latinos represent the largest population attending community colleges statewide, but too few go on to earn a four-year degree. CSUEB's new GANAS program aims to correct the trend.
The Student Service Operation to Succeed program -- or Project SSOS -- gives Asian American and Pacific Islander students a boost toward achieving collegiate excellence.
The community is invited to take part in continuance of week-long programs celebrating Cal State East Bay's campus-wide diversity.
She averaged 16.5 points, 10.5 rebounds, four assists, and two blocked shots per game in two victories for the Pioneers' women's team.
The Wedding Planner Certificate Program, the only one of its kind at an accredited university, will be offered in classroom format as well as online.
The university's Facilities Development and Operations Department employs at-risk youth through an employment program called "Highway to Work."
Junior Veronica Sanchez and senior Suzy Ni Xu have earned second-team All-California Collegiate Athletic Association honors as voted upon by the 12 Conference head coaches.
X Team members, including CSUEB AVP Susan Opp, proposes a new way to replace remediation and placement tests with alternate reality games, ranking high in academic tournament.
Gabe Kindred, a senior guard, averaged 23.5 points per game in being selected for the California Collegiate Athletic Association honor.
The celebration theme is “Rise of the Red and Black,” as CSUEB welcomes alumni and seeks to inspire university pride for current students.
The novelist and short story writer will discuss and read from his latest works, in addition to answering questions and signing books.
Lam, a Cal State East Bay alumna, will read from and discuss her latest book, “Shadowplay,” Wednesday, Jan. 8. Admission is free and the public is invited.
For the 9th straight year, CSUEB and the CSU will sponsor Super Sunday, with representatives, including President Leroy M. Morishita, touting higher education benefits.
Alice will be presented in “story theatre” style,” where the actors perform as the characters as well as the scenery and props.
Following active military duty, Larry and Nicole Laurent enrolled together in CSUEB's nursing program, taking advantage of priority enrollment for student veterans.
The East Bay Singers and Singing Society will perform in the university’s annual Winter Gala titled "East Bay Lessons and Carols" on the Hayward Campus.
Finlay, a senior guard for the Pioneer women's basketball team, was recognized one week after CSUEB men's player Gabe Kindred was honored by the conference.
The annual music fest will feature the Cal State East Bay Wind Symphony and selected local high school musicians for a 7:30 p.m. start in the University Theatre.
Cal State East Bay women's golfer Andrea Castellanos won the individual championship at the 2013 Sonoma State Invitational with a two-round total of 147 (+3) at Santa Rosa Golf and Country Club.
Cal State East Bay freshman Sarah Perrin finished 11th out of 200 runners at the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championships to claim all-conference and 'Freshman of the Year' honors.
The new Concord Campus Science Center brings to the university its largest organic chemistry laboratory, a facility expected to help satisfy growing regional demand for health care workers.
The Narrowing the Gap Conference to be held November 1, 2013 at the CSUEB Concord Campus.
The new CSU Intrasystem Concurrent Enrollment (ICE) program allows full time students to enroll in online courses offered at other CSU campuses.
The Bay Area-educated author, winner of the James D. Houston Award in 2012 for his debut novel “Brother and the Dancer,” will discuss his latest works.
Project SSOS program offers AAPI students free services such as tutoring, mentoring, academic workshops, scholarships and leadership courses.
These annual holiday dance celebrations of CSUEB’s Theatre and Dance Department, will take the stage Dec. 6-7 for three performances.
CSUEB grad student David Fuller didn't let tragedies and a difficult childhood stop him from achieving excellence through education, an accomplishment that gained him CSU recognition.
She has led effort to find out truth about son's death. Her Nov. 18 presentation also can be viewed live online via Pioneer Web TV.
CSUEB's residential team planned outings, events and a barbecue to help new Pioneer Heights residents adjust to living on campus.
Stan Hebert III '76 has been named acting leader for Student Affairs. Previously its operations had merged with Planning and Enrollment Management but again will be an independent division.
In his annual address welcoming staff and faculty back for the new academic year, President Leroy Morishita recounts the previous year's successes and challenges, while looking ahead to progress in retention and graduation rates.
This is the text of Cal State East Bay President Leroy M. Morishita's welcoming address to university employees for the start of the 2013-2014 academic year. Classes begin Wednesday, Sept. 25.
For the first time, Cal State East Bay has been ranked among the nation's top 100 Division II institutions in the National Collegiate Scouting Association (NCSA) Power Rankings that assess athletics and academic strengths.
Ara Serjoie, a seasoned fundraiser and development administrator, joined Cal State East Bay as vice president for University Advancement.
Catch up with Pioneers at the forefront of their fields in the pages of Cal State East Bay Magazine's latest edition, focusing on the theme Bold Voyagers.
The award-winning writer will lead off the Cal State East Bay writers series Oct. 21 for the new academic year. The series is sponsored by the English Department.
Prospective students and their families will get a glimpse into university life at Cal State East Bay -- from academic course options and financial aid insights to student services and activities available -- during the Oct. 19 Preview Day.
This award-winning story about African Americans coping with their segregated existence in 1955 Mississippi is told with plenty of blues music.
Featuring fascinating science experiments and displays, CSUEB's Hayward Campus will become the center of science for the San Francisco Bay Area.
A select group of CSUEB student-athletes are recipients of the prestigious recognition for 2012-13 by the the NCAA Div. II Athletics Directors Association.
Funded by a new grant, four additional electric car charging stations have been added to the Hayward Campus to meet growing university community demand.
All-Academic honors go to 37 Cal State East Bay student-athletes for the 2012-13 sports year. In addition to their hard work in class, Pioneers representing multiple sports made CSUEB Athletics history.
Containing a scrap of the former CSUEB landmark, a black-and-white box designed in the image of Warren Hall is available for sale in the Pioneer Bookstore. Proceeds benefit Presidential Pioneers Scholarship fund.
Thousands gathered Saturday, Aug. 17, to witness the demolition of Warren Hall, a 40-year landmark on the Hayward campus.
Cal State East Bay's former administration building and campus icon was successfully imploded on Saturday morning, Aug. 17.
Boykins discusses her previous experience in law enforcement, her path to becoming chief and the plans she's making for the University Police Department.
CSUEB students visit a variety of businesses in Turkey and China as part of an international travel-research project for the MBA for Global Innovators program.
Cal State East Bay's new director of athletics was the recipient of a prestigious award in recognition of the outstanding achievements and success of women working in athletics.
The free barbecue lunch is back, but taking a cue from the success of last year's event, the venue remains the same for the 25th Annual al Fresco, scheduled Oct. 2 in the AE courtyard.
A recent program review finds that the majority of paralegal graduates land work in the legal field, mainly as paralegals, within six months of graduating CSUEB’s Paralegal Studies Certificate program.
Cal State East Bay men's golfer Chris Herzog was named as a 2013 NCAA Division II All-America Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
The school will enhance the artistic and communication curriculum for Art, Theatre and Dance, Music and the Multimedia Graduate Program.
CSUEB senior Charles Williams is dancing his way to the top with a full scholarship to the Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival.
The Associated Students Inc. Diversity Center of CSUEB organized an open discussion for students, faculty and staff to discuss the controversial Florida murder case.
It was determined by the California State University Seismic Review Board to be the most seismically vulnerable building in the CSU.
Explore approximately 40 degree and certificate programs Sept. 12 at CSUEB’s Continuing Education Open House at the university’s downtown Oakland Center.
Cal State East Bay senior Claire Pierce and junior Sara Hudyn were first-team ACWPC All-American selections for the 2013 season.
Cal State East Bay ranked No. 7 in the West for Most International Students by U.S. News and World Report, in addition to placing first among all California State University campuses.
In its third year under coach Ben Loorz — and just its fourth since joining NCAA Division II — Cal State East Bay set 16 school records.
The Academic Senate has noticed Eileen Barrett's service to Cal State East Bay's faculty. She's served on the faculty of the English Department for the past 25 years.
CSUEB assistant professor authors newly published book, "Fear, Power, and Politics: The Recipe for the War in Iraq after 9/11."
It was a glorious day for Cal State East Bay's more than 3,000 graduating students and their families June 14-15 as the university celebrated their accomplishments during three separate ceremonies.
More than 500 students have successfully completed the university's online Master of Science in Education option to become successful online teachers and trainers.
She presided over the construction of approximately $70 million in buildings and improvements to existing facilities in 16 years as CSUEB leader.
Pioneer senior pitcher Charlie Sharrer was selected in the 26th round of the 2013 Major League Baseball first-year player draft on June 8.
Pioneer Athletics held its annual Student-Athlete Awards Banquet to recognize accomplishments of Cal State East Bay's sports teams during the 2012-13 academic year.
CSUEB seniors Justin Nunez and Joshua Folsom created a film that attracted the interest of student festival judges. As a result, it won the chance to be seen by thousands of Cannes festival goers.
Gus Argenal, a native of Lafayette, Calif., will guide the Pioneers beginning with the 2013-14 cage season. Most recently he was an assistant coach at Rice University.
Judd, former Pioneer women's basketball coach and current senior associate athletic director, begins her new job, effective June 1.
A team from the One-Year Intensive MBA Program places first at the 2013 International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition; this is the second consecutive year CSUEB has won top marks.
Master's, credential and doctoral graduates to receive degrees Friday, June 14, while baccalaureate recipients from each of the four colleges are recognized Saturday, June 15.
Selected from among 13,000 applicants for a National Science Foundation graduate research program, physics major Trinity Joshi has received a three-year annual stipend of $30,000 for education expenses.
Entrepreneur, philanthropist Kumar Malavalli to be presented Honorary Doctorate by Cal State East Bay
CEO of InMage Systems and pioneer of storage network technology Malavalli will be recognized at the university's graduate commencement ceremony June 14.
Join fellow Pioneers and share your support for the university with alumni and students; applications will be accepted through May 30.
Eight Pioneers baseball players have been selected to the California Collegiate Athletic Association all-conference teams, the most in program history.
The year’s best art work produced by CSUEB students will be on display for the Juried Art Exhibition.
De Angelis, who was the first woman to hold the top position in CSUEB's athletics department and who brought the Pioneers back to NCAA Division II play during her 12-year career, will retire Aug. 2.
CSUEB seniors Taryn Thomas and Sara Holdridge were among those selected to the 2013 All-California Collegiate Athletic Association softball teams for 2013.
Cal State East Bay Magazine unveils another green edition of the magazine, offering its first tablet version for iPad.
In commemoration of Warren Hall's 40 years as a Hayward campus landmark, the university community is invited to submit souvenirs for a time capsule.
CSUEB is ranked among the top 25 online colleges and universities in a 2013 report by SR Education Group.
Photographer Scott Hopkins of the Cal State East Bay faculty is among the professional artists leading two-week intensive sessions for CSU Summer Arts.
Cal State East Bay's Sara Hudyn, Claire Pierce and Jennifer Lightbody have been named by the Western Water Polo Association for its all-conference teams.
The senior right-hander has been named the Rawlings/California Collegiate Athletic Association top hurler for the week of April 15-21.
The creative work of Cal State East Bay theatre and dance students shines with Performance Fusion shows in the University Theatre and Studio Theatre on the Hayward Campus.
The author of “Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer” will discuss the history of American sustainability practices for the 2013 History Spring Speaker program on the Hayward Campus.
Admission is free to the concert, which will be held in the Recital Hall (room 1055) of the Music Building on the Hayward Campus.
The 17th annual Cal State East Bay Golf Classic is less than two weeks away, but there’s still time to register.
Will Biggs, with 223 victories, leaves CSUEB as the winningest coach in the history of Pioneer men's basketball program.
CSUEB’s American Language Program will host its fourth annual GradFest from noon to 2 p.m. on May 15, honoring former ALP students graduating in 2013.
Some 600 prospective students are expected to meet with admissions counselors Friday for the annual Western Association for College Admission Counseling College Fair at the Hayward Campus.
The Pioneer senior was selected as the nation's top NCAA Division II player by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association. He is the first in Pioneer baseball history to win the national honor.
The Cal State East Bay track and cross country teams are partnering with Associated Students Inc. to host the May 11 event.
For the first time since 1977, the Cal State East Bay baseball team is ranked in the national Top 30 poll, reaching No. 22 in the Mar. 18 ABCA/Collegiate Baseball Newspaper rankings.
Construction begins in the fall on the five-story Warren Hall replacement building that will occupy a site on the east side of the Hayward Campus. Doors open in spring 2015.
The poet, playwright and performance artist will visit Cal State East Bay's Hayward Campus April 25. She will sign copies of her latest book and answer questions from the audience.
The exhibition is open in the gallery located on the first floor of the A & E building on the Hayward Campus. Admission is free and the public is invited.
The April 24 event, co-sponsored by the Kinesiology Department at Cal State East Bay, will feature authors Murray Sperber and Billy Hawkins and noted sports physician Cindy J. Chang.
Cal State East Bay's "Day of the Teacher" event features a half-day of workshops that allow attendees to get a feel of what being a teacher is all about.
Approximately 2,800 incoming freshmen, transfer students and their families will get a preview into academic and student life at Cal State East Bay at the annual Welcome Day.
Daniels will be in concert during the two-day festival Friday, April 19 in the University Theatre and perform with and provide instruction for young musicians the next day.
White, a CSUEB alumnus, recently took office as the seventh CSU chancellor; he met with faculty, staff and students as part of a first-year tour of the 23 CSU campuses.
The C.E. Smith Museum of Anthropology on the Hayward Campus will provide hosts the exhibition on how "Catastrophes Shape Society” through June 14 in room 4047 of Meiklejohn Hall.
Five CSUEB grad students are among only 220 selected for March 1-2 social entrepreneurship competition in San Francisco. Regional champs go on to pitch ideas to the Hult Prize and Clinton Global Initiative judges for a chance for start-up money and support.
Cal State East Bay baseball players Kyle Zozaya and Sean Becker were honored Feb. 26 by both the conference and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association for their performances the previous weekend.
The one-year Intensive MBA program at Cal State East Bay, designed for young professionals, is currently accepting applications for summer 2013 through April 1.
A new Educational Therapy Certificate Program will begin this fall on CSUEB's Concord campus, providing a post-master’s opportunity for professionals in the field of education.
Cal State East Bay women's basketball player Brianna Terrance was named Wilson/CCAA Player of the Week for her efforts in two wins last week.
Professional caliber analysis and recommendations delivered to Federal Reserve Bank economists in San Francisco distinguish the Cal State East Bay Monetary Policy Team led by lecturer David Murray.
Lend a hand at university events, on or off campus, and help share the CSUEB story with prospective students.
Upcoming closure of West Loop Road and changes to bus and shuttle stops signal the start of project to demolish the least seismically safe building in the CSU.
The extended university family takes creative, collaborative approaches to meeting kids' and communities' needs, as featured in the latest issue, now available online.
'Saturday Night Live' musical director Lenny Pickett will perform at Yoshi's jazz club in Oakland's Jack London Square March 11 with Cal State East Bay's Jazz Ensembles. Tickets are on sale.
"Education Summit 2013: It Takes A Community!" is designed to reach out to first generation youth and those of African American, Latino, Asian American and Pacific Islander ethnicity.
The Cal State East Bay Athletics Department announced that nine teams and more than half of the current student-athletes earned a GPA of at least 3.0 during fall quarter.
In a musical production blending horror and comedy, the Department of Theatre and Dance brings the mysterious "Bat Boy" to life during run that ends with Sunday matinee.
CSU Super Sunday visits in the Bay Area -- most of which will take place on Feb. 17 -- will include presentations by Cal State East Bay President Leroy M. Morishita.
Cal State East Bay is putting the finishing touches on 2013 Homecoming celebrations taking place Feb. 4-10.
John Feierabend, one of the nation’s premier music educators, will lead a free community workshop at Cal State East Bay to emphasize the importance of providing music education for children.
The noted nonfiction author will read from her new memoir, "Married at Fourteen," Feb. 6 at the Hayward Campus. Admission is free and the public is invited.
The Cal State East Bay Athletics Department will celebrate local students who participated in the Read with the Pioneers Program during the basketball doubleheader on Jan. 12.