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Casey Foundation gives to Guardian Scholars
The Annie E. Casey Foundation has granted $50,000 to Cal State Fullerton’s Guardian Scholars program.
National honor for CSUF Center
The Center for Successful Aging at Cal State Fullerton received a 2004 ICAA Industry Innovators Award from the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA), the world’s largest trade association for the senior fitness and wellness industry.
Friends of Jazz Award largest gift-to-date to students and program
Included in the gift of $15,000 were scholarships awarded this month to nine members of Jazz Ensemble I.
Free lecture series topics appeal to variety of interests
Continuing Learning Experience offers four free lecture series this spring: Advances in Medicine, Russian History, Best of the Eclectics and World Civilizations in Perspective.
El Toro Campus: Bidding to begin in January
In early January, bidding will begin on the four parcels of land that are the closed El Toro Marine Corps Air Station. The successful bidder is expected to be chosen by spring 2005.
Cal State Fullerton invites applications for Spring 2005
Openings for undergraduates exist in all majors, thanks to the restoration of some funding to the CSU by the state Legislature in the final budget approved for fiscal year 2004-05.
Researcher delves into genetics to find answers as to why twins are so different
Nancy Segal, professor of psychology, has been interested in twins practically her whole life. She has explored not only twin similarities, but also their differences. The published author recently appeared on national television to discuss the relationship between identical twins.
The human cost of sanctions history professor explores
In his new book, “Iraq: The Human Cost of History,” Haddad looks at the price that ordinary Iraqi citizens had to pay because of U.S. and British sanctions.
Cal State Fullerton Police receive national accreditation
Student Rodney Anderson to be honored
University to honor the 23-year-old by retiring his jersey at a special ceremony, and a crew from ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” will there to videotape the festivities.
‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’ to visit Cal State Fullerton campus Dec. 8
ABC’s hit show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” will be at Cal State Fullerton on Wednesday, Dec. 8, to film a special tribute to CSUF student Rodney Anderson.
'All-Night Study' session prepares students for finals
During this end-of-semester program, the Titan Student Union will keep its doors open for two weeks of 24-hour operations from Dec. 6 – 17. All CSUF students are encouraged to utilize the free activities and services offered to help prepare for final exams.
CSU impact study released
The California State University and its 23 campuses create a total annual economic impact of $53 billion in spending, 527,000 jobs and $3.11 billion in tax revenue for state and local governments, according to a recently released CSU study on the system’s impact on the state.
Foundation to change name to reflect its relationship to university
In January, the University Advancement Foundation will become known as the Cal State Fullerton Philanthropic Foundation. T
Visiting Japanese professors study American way of teaching
Five professors from Nara University spent four weeks with faculty peers in computer and biological science to learn English, as well as the American teaching style of engaging students.
New Lt. Colonel leads university ROTC Program
After serving 15 months in Iraq, Lt. Col. William K. Howard received new orders: Report to Southern California to take on responsibility for the ROTC program at Cal State Fullerton.
How companies grow is focus of Dec. 8 Family Business Workshop
Robert M. Ornstein, director of strategic relations for Adizes USA, will discuss how family corporations grow and develop, and how owners can keep them dynamic and vital, during a Wednesday, Dec. 8, workshop
NOV. 30
University Wind Ensemble
Conducted by Larry Curtis, interim director at 4 p.m. Sunday, December 5.
University Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by director Kimo Furumoto at 8 p.m. Saturday, December 4.
Women’s Choir & Men’s Chorus
In concert at 8 p.m. Friday, December 3.
Jazz Ensemble I
Jazz Ensemble I, Chuck Tumlinson, director with Rich Perry, tenor saxophone, Dave Scott, trumpet and Esperanza High School Jazz Ensemble I, Wayne Nelson, director at 8 p.m. Thursday, December 2.
The Winter’s Tale
Passion, love, and reconciliation rule this beguiling dramatic comedy by William Shakespeare Dec. 3-12.
Grant further enhances math success of high school women
Grant will fund Project MISS - a summer program designed to encourage high school women to pursue careers in science and math.
Doobie Brothers to headline Front & Center 10th Anniversary Gala
Titan alumnus and international opera star Rodney Gilfry will emcee and perform during the festivities, which also will honor Paul Folino with the Orange County Titan Award Feb. 5.
Students to develop peace plan for Arab-Israeli conflict course
History students examines their own family immigration history and how it connects with land dispute in the middle east.
Students win scholarships to study math, engineering and computer science
Five community college transfer students currently in their first year at Cal State Fullerton have been awarded scholarships through a National Science Foundation program.
Students take top honors in CSU Media Arts Festival
Graduate art student Matt Frantz of San Diego and recent radio-TV-film graduate Andrew Kopjak of Dana Point placed first in the music video and TV short-form categories, respectively, during the CSU Media Arts Festival recently held at CSU Channel Islands.
Students to attend Latino Leadership Institute
Five CSUF students to attend retreat that challenges students to take personal responsibility by integrating human relations components with the concept of leadership.
Longtime university supporter to be honored at luncheon
In tribute to his generosity to the Guardian Scholars program, longtime university supporter and Titan alumnus Bill Selman, president of Selman Chevrolet, will be honored Nov. 23, during the Thanks for Giving recognition luncheon.
Forum on “European Perspectives of the U.S. Presidential Elections and Transatlantic Relations” offered at Cal State Fullerton
Officials from various local consulates will gather for a free forum.
Campus institutes plus/minus grading for spring
New system could offer students more incentive to achieve higher grades.
Trustees approve fee increases in proposed budget
The state university fee for undergraduates will increase by 8 percent, or $185, while graduates student fees will increase by 10 percent or $282.
Women's largesse recognized by campus group
Women & Philanthropy to recognize women as major donors and leaders on campus.
Veteran chair explains collegial governance, current challenges
Academic senate chair discusses issues relating to declining numbers of tenured faculty and civility on campus.
California studies symposium
Faculty members from four Southern California universities will focus on various aspects of California history during a “California Studies Symposium” Tuesday, Nov. 16, at Cal State Fullerton.
Sixth annual Camp Titan Holiday Toy Drive begins November 11
Camp Titan, the recognized philanthropy of the Associated Students, CSUF Inc. will hold its annual Holiday Toy Drive from Nov. 11 through Dec. 16, 2004. All donations from the toy drive will go to underprivileged children in Orange County, ages 7 to 14.
The Brush of Xing Jie “Jason” Chen: A Study of Technique and Motif in Chinese Painting
Exhibition explores the versatile works of Chen, whose paintings include applying Chinese techniques to interpret American Southwest landscapes.
Opera Scenes
CSUF Opera Theatre presents a program comprised of opera excerpts and one-acts each fall providing performance opportunities for university opera students.
Fall Dance Theatre
With music ranging from Stravinsky and Schumann to Tortoise and Zade, this year’s Fall Dance Theatre is a collaboration between faculty, students and alumni, in a blend of modern dance and ballet.
Researcher studies a foreign invader in Hawaii
Plant ecologist and his students are focusing on the dry forest areas of Hawaii to investigate a persistent invader — a non-native grass from Africa.
Math enhancement program to increase ranks of science degree-holders
Program established to increase the number of underrepresented students earning degrees in science, engineering, computer science and math has begun its third five-year cycle at Cal State Fullerton.
Veterans Day Celebration
Veterans past and present will be saluted by Cal State Fullerton and Latino Advocates for Education Saturday, Nov. 6, during the eighth annual Veterans Day Celebration. This year’s program is a tribute to Mexican American veterans of World War II.
The Family of Mann
This biting comedy takes a behind-the-scenes look at the writing of a television sitcom as a young woman gets the job as a co-writer amidst a sea of hungry men eager to rip her to shreds. Not suprisingly, her television world soon descends into a ferocious madness.
University Singers and Chamber Choir
The University Singers have a long and distinguished reputation as one of the finest collegiate vocal ensembles in the United States.
Dustin Shuler Targets Transportation
Through a series of monumental public art projects and commissions, California artist Dustin Shuler has lifted the auto out of its ordinary context to question its priority and importance in our daily lives. The exhibition, Dustin Shuler Targets Transportation, documents this body of work through drawings, photographs, models and sculptures.

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