August 2002 edition
No small crime
There is a significant link between targeting minor crime and a drop in serious crime, even when community factors such as unemployment and the number of young people are considered, according to a study from the California Institute for County Government at CSUS. The study examined all California counties from 1989 to 2000. Full story
Financial market turmoil and weak national employment figures have led to negative job growth in the Capital Region for the first time in nine years, according to the latest CSUS Forecast. Full story
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Volleyball picked #1
CSUS and Eastern Washington have been selected as preseason co-favorites to win the Big Sky Conference title. The team has won each of the last five Big Sky regular season championships and three of the last five Big Sky Tournament championships. Full story
The Big Sky Conference has named 24 CSUS student-athletes to the Spring All-Academic team. The honor is given to student-athletes who have participated in at least half of the team's competitions, received at least a 3.2 grade point average and have completed at least one term at a Big Sky institution. Full story