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Events & Programs

Library Events & Programs

The Cal Maritime Library hosts and coordinates a variety of events and programs on campus throughout the academic year.


Cal Maritime Scholar Talks

Faculty at Cal Maritime share their expertise and research interests in these informal lectures, which include an interview and Q&A session moderated by a faculty member from another discipline. The series was launched in 2015 to promote a culture of research and scholarship on campus. It aims to share the excitement of research projects happening right now at Cal Maritime. Sponsored by the Cal Maritime Library and Faculty Development.

Contact Michele Van Hoeck (mvanhoeck@csum.edu) for more information.

Learn about upcoming events or read about past events.


New Student Common Reading Program

The Common Reading program involves all new Cal Maritime students and the campus community in reading a shared book, with the goals of acquainting new students with Cal Maritime’s academic environment, including its mission and values; initiating relationships between students and the campus community; introducing students to academic discussion; and inspiring a lifelong love of learning.

Contact Michele Van Hoeck (mvanhoeck@csum.edu) for more information.

Learn about the Common Reading program or read about past Common Reads.