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Student Spotlight

Videos Featuring Al/AN Students

Empowering Tomorrow's Leaders

  • Highlighting Temet McMichael (La Jolla Band of Luiseño Indians) - CSUSM Alumni, Class of 2012
  • At CSUSM, scholarships play an important role in fulfilling dreams and transforming students. In this video, you will hear the stories of three student scholars. 

Worlds Apart

    • Highlighting Rose Vasquez
    • Rose is a Native American woman trapped between two worlds- the success and distance of college, and the challenges of life on the reservation.
    • Broadcast on PBS SoCal and KOCE

Interning with the US Fish and Wildlife Service

    • Highlighting Aiden Valverde (Iipay Kumeyaay) - Current Student
    • Aiden has worked 3+ months on butterfly conservation. The butterfly released today was a Common Sulfur butterfly where it will be flying around pollinating plants.
    • Posted by csusm_aisa on TikTok, 2023-12-11

Articles Featuring Al/AN Students

Social Sciences Student Connects With American Indian Heritage

Social Innovation Challenge, Spring 2024 Winners

CSUSM Is a Family Affair for the Andersons

Native Voices | Native Truths: A Contemporary Experience, Lanise Luna

    • Highlighting Lanise Luna (Pala Band of Mission Indians / Kuupangaxwichem) - Current Student
    • Imperial Valley Desert Museum
    • View Native Voices Article PDF

Alumnus at Center of U.S. Public Health Response to COVID-19

CONGRATULATIONS to Conner Whitten for earning the 2019 CSUSM President's Outstanding Graduate award

Psychology Student Strives to Help Other American Indians

Mom and Son Share Commencement at CSUSM

Grant Provides Path to Nursing for American Indian Students

Luiseño Student Studies Virology, Hopes to Give Back By Finding Cures