October 2007

Archives for October 2007.

President's Council Scholars Honored

Cal Poly Pomona recognizes outstanding student achievement through the President?s Council Scholars program. Considered the most prestigious scholarship series at the university, President's Council Scholarships have been awarded to 20 undergraduate and four graduate students,who represent each of the academic…

BFSA Holiday Catalog Fundraiser

The Black Faculty and Staff Association (BFSA) is having a Holiday Catalog Fundraiser to raise money for student scholarships Oct. 16 – Nov. 15. To review the Catalog Book and to place an order, contact the following members: Dana Martin…
Architecture Professor Honored For Work In Mexico

Architecture Professor Honored For Work In Mexico

Irma Ramirez, an assistant professor in the Architecture department, has been honored with the Citation for Distinguished Engaged Scholarship. The New England Resource Center for Higher Education granted Ramirez this honor for her extraordinary work with deeply impoverished communities in…

Pomona Fall Festival

The Pomona Big Read will have a read-aloud from "Bless Me, Ultima" at the Fall Festival on Oct. 26 at 4:30 p.m. Opportunities for children and youth to participate in art projects related to themes in the book will be…
McNair Scholars Program Renewed

McNair Scholars Program Renewed

Cal Poly Pomona's McNair Scholars Program recently learned that it not only scored in the top 10 percent of programs nationally, but that its funding will also be renewed for another five years. The federal funding amounts to about $1.3…

Advising Essentials Workshop

This workshop on Oct. 25, from 9 a.m. ? noon and repeated on Oct. 26, from noon – 3 p.m., provides information for faculty who do the critical job of advising students. Learn the ins-and-outs of advising procedures, get information…