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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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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…
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…
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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…
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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…
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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.…