CSU Leader
News and Information for California State University Leaders
Vol. 13, No. 2, January 30, 2014

CSU Chancellor White Outlines Priorities in State of the CSU Address

Chancellor White

In a 30-minute address during the CSU’s January Board of Trustees meeting, CSU Chancellor Timothy P. White laid out an ambitious, system-wide plan to enhance the university’s efforts to serve students and meet the state’s workforce needs. More.

Preparing Teachers to Engage Millennial Students

Preparing Teachers to Engage Millenial StudentsThe CSU is committed to preparing new and existing teachers to engage the twenty-first century learners with new technological, academic experiences. By redesigning the classroom into an interactive learning environment, students are able to gain a more comprehensive grasp on the materials being taught in class, which gives them the foundation they need to thrive scholastically and beyond. More.

Jane Close Conoley Appointed as New CSULB President

Jane CLose ConoleyCSU Trustees have named Jane Close Conoley, Ph.D., as the new president of California State University, Long Beach (CSULB). She becomes the first woman to be appointed as president of CSULB, and is expected to begin her new position in July. More.

Enriching the Quality of Life through Healthcare

Student checking blood pressure.As the new year begins, goals of eating better and living a healthier lifestyle are filling the resolution pipeline. CSU students and staff are dedicated to helping keep people on the wellness track and promoting the importance of good health and a balanced diet. More.


Philanthropy Support

Thanks to the support of generous donors, the CSU received $338 million in gift commitments in 2012-13, as well as reached record highs with charitable gift receipts and the endowment market value. More.

What's Tweeting

@Fresno_State: $40,000 matching challenge to be issued on gifts to support #FresnoState Viticulture and Enology! bit.ly/1i8hW3U

@CSUSBNews: 25th year anniversary for Japanese student study abroad program ift.tt/Mq8bn0

@SacState: #SacStateNews Sacramento State has been recertified as a Tree Campus USA. bit.ly/1io7gAX

@MERLOTorg: Online courses on the rise in the CSU system: ow.ly/sXRea #onlinelearning #elearning

@CSUMB: CSUMB celebrated for civic engagement: Service learning highlighted at national conference bit.ly/Lgsh2b

@csusmnews: Poinsettia-growing family donates historical papers to Cal State San Marcos - @CBS8 bit.ly/1hJU0Dc

CSU Voices and Views

Featured Post: Finding the Links through Linked Learning

Felicia Anderson explains how Linked Learning teaching techniques she studied for her dissertation as a doctoral candidate at CSU Long Beach maximized student success at a local high school.


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