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PolyCentric is Cal Poly Pomona's communications hub. The online publication features breaking news, announcements, events and more. PolyCentric is also the online face of the Office of Public Affairs, the university's central communications office.

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Dole Whip vs. Dole Whip

Just in time for the warmer months, Disney Parks released the recipe for the Dole Whip pineapple treat. The Dole company also has its own a recipe for DIY Dole Whip. Which recipe reigns supreme? You’ll have to make both…

CSU CARES Act Emergency Grants

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was passed by Congress and signed into law to provide economic relief from COVID-19. One section of the CARES Act established the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) and provided money…
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2-Minute Cake

How fast can you bake a chocolate cake? Two minutes is tough to top. Learn how to hastily satisfy your cake cravings in the third installment of Quarantine Kitchen, a video series featuring our talented chefs from The Collins College…
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Homeschool Help

Looking for new ways to educate and entertain the kids? The new CPP KARES website links to educational activities and resources for children, ages 0-12. Best of all, the activities align with California Common Core Standards. The site is a…
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Study Tips for Finals

The Focus on Finals team has gone virtual to support students during the upcoming virtual/remote Finals Week. The website includes links to library resources, workshops to help with time management and test anxiety, and study tips from students. Looking for…
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Remote Course Design for Summer 2020

To prepare for remote/virtual classes this summer, 79 faculty members from six colleges have been brushing up on their remote teaching skills. The eLearning team and Faculty Center created an asynchronous multi-week workshop, “Remote Course Design for Summer 2020,” to…
CBA Maintains Prestigious AACSB Accreditation

CBA Maintains Prestigious AACSB Accreditation

The College of Business Administration (CBA) has maintained its Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International accreditation. AASCB is the premier accrediting organization for business schools worldwide. Less than 5 percent of more than 16,000 schools awarding business…