California State University, Bakersfield to Sponsor Unprecedented Convening of California Teachers
On July 31st, California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB), will be one of 33 host sites for the Better Together: California Teachers Summit. The event will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Student Recreation Center Solario Room.
CSU Bakersfield to Welcome New Provost
Dr. Jenny Zorn will join CSU Bakersfield on July 31, 2015 as provost and vice president for academic affairs, succeeding Dr. Soraya Coley, who was named president of Cal Poly Pomona last fall. As the chief academic officer, Dr. Zorn will oversee the academic enterprise of the University, including the four schools, Extended University, Antelope Valley Center, and academic support services such as enrollment management, grants, research, and faculty affairs. Zorn currently serves as interim provost and vice president for academic affairs at Humboldt State University, prior to which she was the associate provost for academic and international programs at CSU San Bernardino.
CSUB to Host Mental Health Event
California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) will host, Silent Struggle: Mental Health Free from Stigma at 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., May 12th in the CSUB Student Union Multipurpose Room. This event will be held in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Week.
The goal of the program is to reduce the stigma associated with mental health challenges and to provide the community with an opportunity to learn more about mental health issues.
Inaugural CSUB Nursing Health Fair
The Nursing Department at California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) invites the entire community to learn more about healthy living at its first annual CSUB Nursing Health Fair. The event will provide the community with an opportunity to learn more about healthy food choices and promote activities that support the well-being of individuals. A food booth will be available from Jamba Juice, and CSUB’s Associated Students, Inc. will provide healthy snacks.
The event will take place at 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on May 11th on the Red Brick Road at CSUB and is free and open to the public. Free parking will be available in Lots A, B and C.