The Transitions-Mental Health Association launched a new mental health awareness and training program at a handful of San Luis Obispo County schools in the 2017-18 school year. Here's what the program offers teens.
Softec’s 9th Annual Student Robotics EXPO was held at the Madonna Inn Expo Center on Monday, September 25, 2017. Jaime Reyna, a student at Nipomo High School, and Greg Gracia, a teacher and 11-year robotics veteran, explain what they get out of the program.
WOW groups play water soccer on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, which combines soccer with water guns, at Cuesta Park as part of Cal Poly's annual Week of Welcome week for new students. WOW began Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, and will continue through Tuesday, when students will gather at the university's sports fields for the nighttime Wow-a-rama.
Hernan Hernandez was an student at Del Mar Elementary School in Morro Bay, and now he's back as a kindergarten teacher. We chatted with him on Monday, August 28, 2017, about what he likes about the job.
You may be buying notebooks, erasers and crayons to prepare your kids to go back to school, but you should be thinking about preparing them from the inside out, too. Here are some healthy adjustments you can make to ensure your child gets off to a good start.
After nearly 50 years with San Luis Obispo’s community college, Cuesta College President Gil Stork announced August 18, 2017, that he will retire. His last day will be June 30, 2018. Here he reflects on his biggest accomplishment of the past eight years at Cuesta and sets some ambitious goals for his remaining tenure.
For the third consecutive year in 2016, the Arbor Day Foundation named Cal Poly San Luis Obispo a Tree Campus USA in recognition of the campus' work to promote healthy trees on campus and conservation. Cal Poly has 6,600 trees in its campus core and the largest variety of tree species on a university campus in the nation: 547 varieties, including 215 single-tree species, according to the university.
Cal Poly's new student housing community, slated to open in fall 2018, will be named for the Northern Chumash tribe using words and letters likely unfamiliar to students, such as elewexe, nipumūʔ and tiłhini. Here's how to say the names.
Approximately 40,000 people were expected at the graduation of about 4,500 Cal Poly students, one of the largest classes in university history, during commencement ceremonies on Saturday and Sunday, June 17 and 18, 2017.