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CSM 2018-19 Calendar

January 2019

  •  Thursday, January 28The Department of Physics Presents: Frontiers in Science. Cal-Bridge and CAMPARE: Engaging Underrepresented Students in Physics and Astronomy with Dr. Carol Hood from CSU Long Beach.   12-1PM in SCI 2, Room 242.

February 2019

  • Thursday, February 7The Department of Physics Presents: Frontiers in Science Habitable Worlds Around Dark Stars: How TRAPPIST-1 Changes the Search for Life Beyond Earth with Dr. Adam Burgasser, UC San Diego.  
  • Friday, February 8The Department of Biological Sciences Presents: The Spring 2019 Seminar Series.  Collectively Improving Our Science Teaching: Department-wide Efforts in Scientific Teaching that Produced Classroom Transformations, Unanticipated Discoveries, and Scholarly Publications.  Dr. Kimberly Tanner, Department of Biology, San Francisco State University.  10:30-11:30AM in UH 101.
  • Wednesday, February 13CSM Presents: STEM on Tap, hosted by Wavelength Brewing Co. in Vista Village.  Heroics, Villainy, and Science: Trivia from Comic Books with Dr. Stephen Tsui, Associate Professor, Department of Physics.  All ages welcome!  7PM at Wavelength Brewing Co.
  • Thursday, February 21: The Department of Physics Presents: Frontiers in Science Taking the Pulse of Earth's Biosphere & Cryosphere from Space with Dr. Tihomir Kostadinov, Department of Liberal Studies, CSUSM.  12-1PM in SCI 2, Room 242.
  • Friday, February 22 The Department of Biological Sciences Presents: The Spring 2019 Seminar SeriesBack From the Grave: Projects for Management of Avian Reproduction, Population, and Conservation Genetics.  Dr. Thomas Jensen, Senior Scientist in Reproductive Sciences, San Diego Zoo Institute.  10:30-11:30AM in UH 101.
  • Friday, February 22The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Spring Seminar Series.  TBA.  12:30-1:30PM in TBD.
  • Thursday, February 28:  The Reid Lecture SeriesPower in Numbers: Unveiling Mathematical Hidden Figures.  Dr. Talithia Williams, Department of Mathematics, Harvey Mudd College.  Doors open at 6PM with presentation from 6:15-7:15PM in the USU Ballroom.  Book signing to follow at 7:15PM.

March 2019

April 2019

  • Friday, April 12 The Department of Biological Sciences Presents: The Spring 2019 Seminar Series.  Early specification of sensory cell fate in the inner ear.   Dr. Ksenia Gnedeva, Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Southern California.  10:30-11:30AM in UH 101.
  • Saturday, April 13: DiscoverCSUSM.  An opportunity for prospective and newly admitted students, families, and anyone interested in learning about CSUSM to see the campus up close, explore our academic colleges and programs, and talk with current students about their own experiences.
  • Tuesday, April 23On your mark!  Get set!  GOOOOOOO!   Join the Society of Physics Students to cheer on your favorite rocket-powered vehicle during U-hour.  12-1PM on the University Hall Plaza.
  • Friday, April 26 The Department of Biological Sciences Presents: The Spring 2019 Seminar Series.  Alpine Cushion Plant Ecophysiology and Conservation in Chile, New Zealand, and Colorado.  Dr. Catherine Kleier, Professor, Department of Biology, Regis University.  10:30-11:30AM in UH 101.
  • Friday, April 26:  The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Spring Seminar Series.  "Functions of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins".  Dr. Jane Dyson, Department of Integrative Structural & Computational Biology at the Scripps Research Institute.  12:30-1:30PM in MARK 125.

May 2019

  • Friday, May 3ACS Shower the Professor.  Join the American Chemical Society for a fundraiser full of fun as you win the chance to hose down one of seven Chemistry and Biochemistry faculty in the emergency shower!  12-1PM at the Emergency Shower behind SCI 2.  
  • Tuesday, May 72019 Computer Science & Information Systems Student Software Showcase12:00-1:00PM in SBSB 1108.
  • Wednesday, May 82019 Chemistry Poster Showcase.  The 7th Annual Stuent Research & Award Recognition Ceremony will showcase CHEM 499 research.  3:00-5:00PM on the First Floor Patio of SCI 2.
  • Sunday, May 19CSM Commencement!  Join us to celebrate our Bachelor's and Master's of Science degree recipients!  1PM  at the California State University San Marcos Mangrum Track & Field.