September 2009 Archives
How to package a partnership
United Parcel Service has been a steady supporter of Cal State San Bernardino students from the university’s College of Business and Public Administration. The partnership has provided students with internships, UPS with management level employees, and visibility both for the business college and for UPS.
In early 2008, UPS, through its foundation, provided CSUSB’s business college [...]
Every recession has a silver lining
By Ashley A. Jones
Record deficits. Fierce budget cuts. Student fee increases. Decreased enrollment.
Although circumstances look a little bleak given the ailing state budget, Cal State San Bernardino financial aid officials say money for students is still available.
Every year, CSUSB offers more than 100 on-campus scholarships to students, including the $3,500 Stratham Homes/College of Business and [...]
Philanthropy on the QT
Many philanthropic individuals get pleasure from seeing the impact of their gifts on others who are not as fortunate as they are. Often, such generous persons select a few charities to benefit from their estate, letting family, friends and the community know the values they held dear.
Such is the case for long-time San Bernardino resident [...]
Lines of work
Only a few weeks ago, Cal State San Bernardino tennis player Courtney Schumacher was on the court at the U.S. Open with the best tennis players in the world. O.K., she wasn’t actually playing the best tennis players in the world, but her views of these high-caliber matches were as good as they come.
A member [...]
Brains and ability both
Meghan Haas, Cal State San Bernardino senior volleyball libero, was voted the California Collegiate Athletic Association’s Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year for 2008-2009. A Menifee resident and former star at Chaparral High School in Temecula, Haas also was nominated this year for the Honda/NCAA Woman of the Year Award. She is the third CSUSB [...]
When Ward McAfee, one of the founding faculty members of Cal State San Bernardino and dean emeritus for CSUSB’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, wanted to increase the influence of his philanthropy at the university, he decided on doing it through life insurance.
Working with the Foundation for CSUSB, which is the owner of a [...]