June 2020

Archives for June 2020.

LA500 2020: Education

President Soraya M. Coley is listed among the most influential people in education in Los Angeles. This article was originally published by the Los Angeles Business Journal on May 25, 2020.…

The Right to Ethnic Studies

Professor Alvaro Huerta why ethnic studies is important, the history of ethnic studies programs in the CSU and its importance as immigrant communities are disproportionately affected by COVID-19. This article was originally published on Inside Higher Ed on May 15,…

Adapting to living in isolation

Sociology Professor Prof. Jack Fong interviewed about people’s affinity to connect with others and how we have to adapt to living in isolation.  “We’re not taught to cope in solitude. We’re taught to cope with people.” This article was originally…

Direct Deposit

As of June 1, the State Controller’s Office (SCO) will no longer print direct deposit earnings statements. However, you can view and print them online, along with your W-2 Forms, through the SCO’s web-based employee self-service portal Cal Employee Connect.…

Lawmakers Announce $5M for Cal Poly Pomona and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo’s Educational Partnership Agreement with the Air Force Research Laboratory for Rocket and Space Engineering

U.S. Representatives Norma J. Torres (CA-35), Grace Napolitano (CA-32) and Salud Carbajal (CA-24) today announced $5 million from the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2020 (H.R. 1158) to fund an Education Partnership Agreement (EPA) between California Polytechnic State Universities (Cal Poly…