CSUSB’s Palm Desert Campus has named Sofia Torres-Crespo, who is graduating with two bachelor’s degrees, as its Outstanding Undergraduate Student for 2020-21.
In 2018, Diane Vines, a nursing instructor at CSUSB and its Palm Desert Campus, created the Street Medicine program to provide much-needed healthcare services to people in the Coachella Valley.
CSUSB Palm Desert Campus nursing students and faculty participated in a special flu vaccination clinic held on Dec. 13 in Thermal.
Riverside University Health System officials gave a virtual update on COVID-19 in the county and actions to take to prevent the spread of the virus. The webinar is available to view.
Brian Levin (criminal justice) discusses hate crimes and comments made by President Trump, and Jake Zhu (dean, Palm Desert Campus) talks about the educational challenges during the pandemic.
Siblings Jennifer and Scott Hanson are students at CSUSB’s Palm Desert Campus studying to become nurses, and both are receiving a full-ride scholarship through the campus’s University Legacy Scholarship program.
The Verizon Foundation grant will support the CSUSB Palm Desert Campus Street Medicine program and will be used to purchase and loan laptops to students during the pandemic.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute is a program designed for adults 50 and older who want to experience learning for the fun of it.
PDC students in the PR Campaigns course are partnering with Coachella Valley nonprofits to help struggling organizations share the innovative ways they are trying to help their communities.