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“Destination Talent Coachella Valley – The New Realities in Higher Education” is hosted by OneFuture Coachella Valley and the Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce, and sponsored by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians.
January 21, 2021

University President Tomás D. Morales and Palm Desert Campus Dean Jake Zhu will participate in the program, which takes place virtually at 11:45 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25.

Faculty in the News
January 14, 2021

Brian Levin (criminal justice) was interviewed for his perspective on the violent political protests by extremists supporting President Trump, Pablo Gomez (psychology) co-authored a paper that was recently published, and Katherine Gray will again be a judge for the Netflix show “Blown Away.”

The certificate in hospitality management program will run from May 3-Oct. 29.
January 12, 2021

Zoom information sessions will be held on Jan. 21, Feb. 25 and March 25. The program will run from May 3-Oct. 29.

PDC Street Medicine flu clinic in Thermal, Dec 13
December 21, 2020

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
December 18, 2020

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. 

Nick Conoway is the first University Legacy Scholar to graduate from the Palm Desert Campus
December 18, 2020

Nick Conoway, who graduated this fall summa cum laude, is a member of the first group of University Legacy Scholars at PDC and the first University Legacy Scholar to graduate from the Palm Desert Campus since the program began in fall 2017.

Four CSUSB Palm Desert Campus nursing students (in the blue tops) provide flu shots at a drive-thru flu shot clinic at the North Shore Beach and Yacht Club at the Salton Sea.
November 30, 2020

The four nursing students are participants in the Street Medicine program that assists the homeless and unsheltered in the Coachella Valley.  

Faculty in the News
November 23, 2020

Diane Vines (nursing) discussed a grant received by the Street Medicine program at CSUSB’s Palm Desert Campus, and Brian Levin (criminal justice) appeared on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation” to discuss the latest FBI hate crime report.

CSUSB Palm Desert Campus students will work together in teams to determine key messages, and will write and produce online, press, video and radio broadcast content focused on the programs and success stories of the Boys & Girls Club of Palm Springs.
November 17, 2020

The Coachella Valley Youth PR Collaborative is a program in which public relations majors at the Palm Desert Campus will serve as a marketing and PR firm for the club chapter.