Alumni Voices and Views
Alumni voices throughout the state tell the story of the California State University. It is a story about educational quality, access for students, the impact on California, and environmental sustainability.
By Kristyna Pfluger Student, Humboldt State Alumna, Chico State I was in seventh grade when I found out one of my closest friends was murdered. To this day, I’m still bothered that her family and friends don’t have closure. This experience is what initially inspired my drive to pursue a career that helps give people closure
By Dia S. Poole Alumna, CSU San Bernardino ‘90 President, CSU Alumni Council My CSU journey starts more than 25 years ago when I decided to attend CSU San Bernardino—I was a mid-career, returning adult student. After working a long, full day at the County of San Bernardino, I would go to school at night.
Bob and Barbara Ellis have dedicated a total of 73.5 years of their lives to teaching the next generation. Now, with $1.4 million bequest to create a scholarship endowment for credential students at CSU Long Beach (CSULB), Bob and Barbara are helping future educators shape the lives of California’s children. After graduating from CSULB in