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April 2006
APR. 27
CSUF Offering Oral History Workshop in Garden Grove
The university's Center for Oral and Public History is partnering with the Garden Grove Historical Society to sponsor an oral history workshop that is geared for community members, May 24.
APR. 25
Documentary About Los Angeles Airs Thursday
Political science professor contributes to documentary providing historical background about race, ethnicity and events that shaped Los Angeles politics and history.
APR. 24
'Your Nanotechnology Future' Is Subject of May 2 Lecture
Heidi Fearn, professor of physics at CSUF, separates nanotechnology fact from fiction in discussing the science as it relates to medicine, computers and space technology.
APR. 24
Story of Vietnam told through photos, film, song
A special commemoration of the fall of Saigon, “New Hope, New Life, New Horizon,” will be presented Wednesday in the form of a slide show and documentary set to Vietnamese songs that tell the history of Vietnam and Vietnamese Americans.
APR. 21
Iraqi Crisis Is Subject of April 25 Panel Discussion at CSUF
"Iraq: A Troubled Nation — Realities and Misperceptions" is the focus of a panel discussion Tuesday at Cal State Fullerton's Center for Oral and Public History.
APR. 21
Advertising Legend Keith Reinhard Named Distinguished Communicator
Reinhard is chairman emeritus of DDB Worldwide, which ranks among the largest global advertising agency networks in the world with 206 offices in 96 countries.
APR. 21
Cal State Fullerton Launches Comm Week 2006 A Week Designed to Spotlight Communications Profession
The week’s events showcase a variety of communications professionals who offer tips on how to succeed in the communications field and describe their own paths to their professions.
APR. 20
Performance of the premiere musical in the new Young Theatre from May 5 - 21.
APR. 20
College of Engineering and Computer Science Explores Acoustical Engineering at Technology Breakfast
Cal State Fullerton College of Engineering and Computer Science Affiliates to host a Technology Breakfast on "Engineering Sound."
APR. 20
Federal Grant to Enhance Campus Midwifery Program
Grant focuses on strengthening the educational program for training nurse midwifery, along with recruitment and developing midwives' skills in a diverse population.
APR. 20
Avian Flu: Is the Campus Ready?
Campus team to develop a university plan and procedures designed to minimize the pandemic's impact and reduce the spread across campus.
APR. 20
Business Alumnus To Be Honored at Commencement
James D. Woods will receive an honorary doctorate of humane letters.
APR. 20
Campus Develops Working Relationships With Government Leaders
Frances Teves, director of state relations and advocacy, works closely with state officials sharing the CSUF story to garner support for the campus and its programs.
APR. 20
CSUF Charters Local Chapter of Nursing Honor Society
Upsilon Beta will be the only Sigma Theta Tau chapter in Orange County.
APR. 20
MESA Students Earn Credits From Johns Hopkins
21 high school students will participate in 'What is Engineering?' summer program.
APR. 20
Engineering Student Creates Flying Robot
Francisco Zabala's computer-run airplane takes second place at contest.
APR. 18
Philosopher Jesse J. Prinz Speaks at CSUF April 21
Philosopher Jesse J. Prinz, associate professor of philosophy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will deliver a lecture Friday titled “Emotions and Moral Values.”
APR. 14
Chinese Authors Read, Sign Books at CSUF Library April 20, May
Chinese authors Chun Yu and Yiyun Li will be at Cal State Fullerton to read from and sign their books as part of CSUF's author series "Memory and Migration: Conversations with Chinese Women Writers."
APR. 14
Conference to Address Aging and Poverty Issues
Conference participants will work on action plan to address the human service needs of senior citizens.
APR. 14
Dean of Cal State Fullerton College of Education Named
Claire C. Cavallaro, chief of staff and principal adviser to Cal State Northridge president, has been named dean of College of Education.
APR. 12
Titan Softball Diamond Named Anderson Field
Naming in honor of two brothers and their wives who have contributed to the university's softball and baseball programs for the past 10 years.
APR. 11
Primate Development Is Topic of April 15 Human Nature Event
The second annual Human Nature Biocultural Anthropology Speaker Series, “Growing Up: Development in Primates,” is scheduled Saturday at Cal State Fullerton. The talks are being held in conjunction with the 24th Southern California Primate Research Forum.
APR. 10
Walkout Student Forum Set for April 12
Forum to give students, who participated in recent high school walkouts, an opportunity to express their concerns and to discuss the reasons for the walkouts.
APR. 06
Juries and American Democracy To Be Discussed at Cal State Fullerton
Specific issues to be explored include: jury selection and democracy, whether juries are — and serve — a democratic purpose, jury deliberations as democratic, and jury decisions as a tool of democracy.
APR. 06
Exploring Antibiotic Resistance at CSUF Science Symposium
"The Problems of Antibiotic Resistance: New Insights in the Search for a Solution" is the subject of biological science professor Marcelo Tolmasky's keynote address.
APR. 06
Event Showcases Successful Asian, Pacific Islander Resource Centers
Cal State Fullerton's Asian American Studies Program is hosting a daylong conference "Crossroads: Pathways to Successful Asian and Pacific Islander Resource Centers."
APR. 06
CSUF Is Fourth for Bachelor's Degree To Hispanic Women
Eight California universities are among the top 20 and Cal State Fullerton is the highest ranked among them.
APR. 06
Twins Study Is Subject of Outstanding Professor Lecture Set for April 17
Twins study scholar examines how environment affects behavior by studying children who were adopted by parents who also have children of the same age.
APR. 06
13th Annual Vision & Visionaries to Honor Alumni Excellence
"Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry among six distinguished alumni who will be honored at annual gala.
APR. 06
Biological Science Faculty Member Pursues Art
Rodrigo Lois, associate professor of biological science, became an artist after learning he had colon cancer.
APR. 04
Cal State Fullerton Students Invited To Participate in Newport Beach Film Festival
Seven students at Cal State Fullerton have been invited to screen their films as part of the "college event" at the Newport Beach Film Festival Saturday, April 22.
APR. 03
Tom Hayden to Keynote CSUF Social Justice Student Summit
Tom Hayden, political activist, author and founding member of Students for a Democratic Society, will be the keynote speaker at Cal State Fullerton’s second annual Social Justice Student Summit, April 22.
March 2006
MAR. 30
Cal State Fullerton Assistant Dean Named Distinguished Educator
Lisa Jones, assistant dean of student affairs for Cal State Fullerton's College of Engineering and Computer Science, has been honored by the Orange County branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) with its Distinguished Educator Award.
MAR. 30
Study Shows Connection Between Latina Sorority Membership and Successful College Adjustment
Gina Garcia, a student and retention coordinator at Cal State Fullerton, conducted a study that found that Latina women who belong to Latina sororities more easily complete the transition from high school to college than nonmembers of sororities.
MAR. 29
Who is Responsible for the African American Poor?
The African American Resource Center at Cal State Fullerton is hosting a town hall-style public forum, "Who is Responsible for the African American Poor?" from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13, in the Titan Student Union.
MAR. 29
Air Pollution Costs San Joaquin Valley $3 Billion a Year
A new study just released, "The Health and Related Economic Benefits of Attaining Healthful Air in the San Joaquin Valley" is based on the review and analysis of dozens of peer-reviewed economic and scientific studies and puts a $3 billion price tag on the impact of air pollution on the health of San Joaquin Valley residents.
MAR. 29
Alumnus Jamison Jones to Perform Title Role in "Timon of Athens"
CSUF alumnus Jamison Jones will lead the Timon of Athens cast in 9 performances as Timon in the next CSUF Theatre and Dance production directed by acclaimed director and faculty member Donn Finn.
MAR. 28
Teacher Conference at CSUF Set for April 15
Cal State Fullerton's Student California Teachers Association (SCTA) sponsors conference for future teachers to learn how to involve students in the learning process.
MAR. 28
Obesity Conference Set for April 13
Cal State Fullerton's Center for the Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles and Obesity Prevention will present a community forum on "Obesity: Awareness and Beyond."
MAR. 27
College of Engineering and Computer Science Hosts April 11 Breakfast Seminar
CSUF College of Engineering and Computer Science Affiliates Technology Breakfast on "Technology & Environment: Changing the Landscape of Civil Engineering"
MAR. 27
Midyear Economic Forecast Slated April 18
What does the future hold for employment, housing markets, retail sales? Dean Anil Puri discusses this and other issues at the College of Business and Economics' annual Midyear Economic Forecast.
MAR. 24
Psychology Professor Studies Association Between Sex Drive and Attraction
Richard A. Lippa's findings suggest that same-sex attraction is more common in women than men.
MAR. 23
Documentary of Japanese American WWII Hero To Screen April 11 at Cal State Fullerton
"Citizen Tanouye" chronicles the bravery of Japanese American soldier's bravery in Italy.
MAR. 22
Cal State Fullerton Center Hosts Economics Instruction Workshop
A special April 8 workshop geared to providing resources and lessons to aid in teaching economic concepts to high school students is being hosted by Cal State Fullerton's Center for Economic Education.
MAR. 17
Cal State Fullerton Dean Honored for Distinguished Service
College of Engineering and Computer Science dean honored with the 2006 Missouri Honor Award for Distinguished Service in Engineering.
MAR. 17
Management Professor to Explore: Are Chinese Workers Experiencing Stress?
B. Thomas Mayes travels to Asia to study how Chinese workers are handling new challenges.
MAR. 17
First-Year Teachers From CSUF Perform Above CSU Average
The university's well-regarded teaching program and its faculty are credited for Fullerton's high marks.
MAR. 16
Dan Black Hall Naming Recognizes Gift to College of Natural Science and Mathematics
Renaming of Science Laboratory Center in recognition of CSUF graduate who wanted to give back to the university.
MAR. 16
Center Has New Name, Same Goal: Keeping Kids Healthy
Center for the Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles and Obesity Prevention presses on to help create a healthier community.
MAR. 16
Obesity Conference Set for April 13
Center for the Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles and Obesity Prevention will host "Obesity: Awareness and Beyond."
MAR. 16
Women's Month Showcases Achievements, Challenges
Competition, health and civil rights among issues highlighted during Women's History Month.
MAR. 16
Women's Basketball Coach Reflects on Career, Milestone Achievement
Coach Maryalyce Jeremiah returns to coaching in 2003 and recently picked up her 400th career victory.
MAR. 16
Census Shows Increase in Spring Students
Enrollment up close to 300 over last spring's numbers.
MAR. 16
American Indian Baskets on Display Through June 23
Student project will be showcased in Anthropology Teaching Museum.
MAR. 14
A Global Look at Ancient Persia
As the war in Iraq continues, historians will offer insights to the conflicts by discussing the area's past at a seminar — "The World of Ancient Persia: Achaemenid Archaeology, History and Religion." The event aims to "bring a global perspective to ancient history," said Touraj Daryaee, CSUF associate professor of history. "It's important because the Middle East is very much in the news today and needs to be discussed."
MAR. 13
Spring's Newest Bloom ... Fullerton Arboretum Dedicates New Visitor Center March 21
Dedication ceremony marks the opening of the n ew Fullerton Arboretum Visitor Center.
MAR. 09
Cal State Fullerton Renews Lease for its Irvine Campus
The Irvine Campus will continue to offer classes under a renewed lease extending through June 2007.
MAR. 09
CSUF Powwow Celebration Set for March 18
Authentic dancing, singing and cuisine will highlight a celebration of Native American culture at Cal State Fullerton's Inter-Tribal Student Council Powwow.
MAR. 09
CSUF's 36th Annual Philosophy Symposium to Focus on Women and Intellectual Activism
The works of philosophers Judith Butler and the late Simone De Beauvoir and Hannah Arendt will be examined during Cal State Fullerton's 36th annual Philosophy Symposium, "Intellectual Activism: Women Pushing the Boundaries of Philosophy." The two-day event is open to the public free of charge.
MAR. 09
Students to Spend a Saturday Learning About Leadership
Southern California college students will get the chance to sharpen their leadership skills, participate in networking activities and attend workshops on topics ranging from life balance to risk taking at Cal State Fullerton's ninth annual University Leadership Conference.
MAR. 07
Leadership and Ethics Are Themes of Cal State Fullerton's Business Week
Executives from a variety of fields will share their experience and knowledge on leadership and ethics with Cal State Fullerton students March 14-16 during the College of Business and Economics' Business Week 2006.
MAR. 06
Blind Student Takes Flight, Showcases Fullerton Airport
Blind graduate student interests in flying sparks her to organize celebratory program about the Fullerton Airport.
MAR. 02
Cal State Fullerton Names Conference Room In Honor of Founding Dean, Outstanding Professor
McCarthy Hall conference room named after Giles T. Brown.
MAR. 02
CSUF Curbing California's Nursing Shortage
Cal State Fullerton is finalizing plans for a new advanced degree in nursing program designed for students with non-nursing bacalaureate degrees.
MAR. 02
Professor Travels World to Discuss Benefits of Resource Management, Pollution Controls
Economist Morteza Rahmatian assists United Nations and foreign countries in oversees studies.
MAR. 02
The Baby Boomer Generation: What's Next?
Gerontology director discusses retirement and other issues facing today's baby boomers.
MAR. 02
Psychology Professor Studies Association Between Sex Drive and Attraction
Richard A. Lippa's findings suggest that same-sex attraction is more common in women than men.
MAR. 02
Digital Storytelling Workshop Lets Students Tell Their Story
Intensive workshop helps youths exiting the foster care system to heal.
MAR. 02
Symposium Focuses On Women
Philosophy professors will analyze works of Judith Butler and Simone De Beauvoir.
MAR. 01
CSUF Celebrates Women's History Month
Women's History Month at Cal State Fullerton is celebrated this month with special lectures and conferences.
MAR. 01
Journey to Finance Greatness Is Subject of Family Business Workshop
Louis Barajas, author of "The Latino Journey to Financial Greatness," will share his experiences at a March 14 dinner workshop sponsored by Cal State Fullerton's Family Business Council.
MAR. 01
Evolutionary Genetics Lecture Set for May 2
Francisco J. Ayala will present "Darwin's Greatest Discovery: Design Without Designer."

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