Artist and Cal State San Bernardino alumna Jean Vezzalini will host a reception on Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., to showcase her paintings in the lobby of the Indian Wells Theater at the university’s Palm Desert Campus.
The Mardi Gras Moonrise Magic Reception will take place March 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, to raise funds for scholarships and program support for its hospitality management program.
The third annual Run Like a Mother 5K run/walk will be held at CSUSB on Saturday, Nov. 2, with the proceeds benefitting homeless women and children.
All proceeds will benefit the CSUSB Sports and Entertainment Marketing Scholarship Fund. The program is housed in the Jack H. Brown College of Business and Public Administration.
The 5K will raise money and awareness for the Time for Change and Soul Food for Your Baby. Both are local nonprofit community organizations dedicated to improving the lives of women and children.
Rivera, who died Oct. 1 in the Las Vegas mass shooting, was president of the CSUSB Eta Sigma Gamma chapter and was heavily involved in planning the race, said chapter faculty adviser Angie Denisse Verissimo.
More than 200 people ran or walked in the second annual Run Like A Mother 5K at Cal State San Bernardino on Saturday, Oct. 21, which this year was held in memory of slain student Jordyn Rivera.
Angie Denisse Verissimo and Nicole Henley (health sciences and human ecology) talk about the Oct. 20 run/walk at CSUSB, and Brian Levin (criminal justice) is interviewed for a profile about a former white supremacist.
Artist and Cal State San Bernardino alumna Jean Vezzalini will host the reception Feb. 20 at the Palm Desert Campus’ Indian Wells Theater.