Author Archives: PolyCentric Editor

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.

Marie Kondo

KonMari Your Schedule

How do you start the day? Organization expert Marie Kondo begins each morning by lighting incense. “It is a challenging and uncertain time, but it may also be an opportunity to express gratitude for your space and to tidy up…
Aubrey Fine with two golden retreivers

Pets Provide Comfort

Companionship with animals may be more important than ever in the COVID-19 environment. Professor Emeritus Aubrey Fine of the College of Education and Integrative Studies shared his thoughts with the New York Times about how the mutually beneficial relationships with…
Collage of students working student field trips

Spring at the Farm

Looking to get out of the house? AGRIscapes is now offering the “Virtual Field Trip” program, with videos, quizzes and activities you can do at home. Once you (or the child in your life) finish all six lessons, you will…

Healthy Sweat

Get in your cardio workout without a treadmill or elliptical machine. In fact, you don’t even need to leave the living room to work up a sweat doing this circuit of exercises demonstrated by a fitness instructor from our own…
CAPS logo

Mental Health Support

Students may be experiencing increased levels of anxiety and worry during this time of change, and CAPS is available to help. CAPS offers one-on-one virtual appointments with counselors, crisis support, virtual wellbeing coaching, and linkage to community resources and services.…
Linkedin Graphic with Date 2/19,

Let’s Connect

Now’s the time to build your network and practice your online networking skills. The Career Center is hosting a LinkedIn workshop next week that will cover the top 10 netiquette rules, how to create an online brand for future job…