Best Practices to Support the Success of Latino Student- West Coast

csusmWhen: March 24, 2016

Time: 8:30 am- 4:00 pm

Where: California State University, San Marcos, University Student Union, Room 2310

HETS and one of its member institutions in California, CSU, San Marcos and its Student Affairs Office; celebrated on March 24 an event, with a special focus on what each of California State University campuses are doing to support the success of our Latino students. This was a very productive meeting where attendees from California State University representatives from: Domiguez Hills, Fullerton, Los Angeles, Long Beach, Monterey Bay, San Bernardino, and San Marcos, discussed best practices they have adopted and shared the lessons learned during their implementation.

Agenda for webpage event

 

Important notes for attendees:

Meeting Logistics

The meeting will take place on Thursday March 24th from 8:30 am-4:00 pm in the University Student Union Room 2310.

Meals

We will be serving a continental breakfast with coffee and tea at 8:30 am, lunch from 12:00-1:00 pm and afternoon snacks. Below a list of local restaurants has been included a list of local restaurants if you would like to stay in San Marcos for dinner.

Lodging

CSUSM, Student’s Affairs office has reserved a block of rooms at the Lakehouse Hotel and Resort. Our block includes all lake view rooms at the special rate of $169. We strongly recommend you to please reserve your room by phone (760-744-0120) and not online and be sure to reference the CSUSM HETS Meeting. Upon reservation, please send your confirmation number to Ms. Devon Bakewell via email: dbakewell@csusm.edu to ensure your special rate.

Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
1025 La Bonita Drive San Marcos, CA 92078 | 760-744-0120
http://www.lakehousehotelandresort.com/

Shuttles/Taxi Services

If you would like to reserve a shuttle or taxi to and from the airport, below are a some options:

Torrey Pines Town Car | http://www.torreypinestowncar.com/
Green Ride | http://greenride.net/
San Diego Taxi | http://sandiegotaxicompany.com/

Parking

The closest parking to the University Student Union is in the multi-level parking structure. If you have a universal CSU parking pass, it will not be necessary to purchase a CSUSM pass. If you do not have a CSU pass, please contact Devon Bakewell (contact information below) which will be happy to assist you with a single day pass.

Devon Bakewell | Administrative Coordinator for VP, Lorena Meza
dbakewell@csusm.edu | 760-750-4867

 Click here to download a CSUSM map for your convenience.

Directions

SAN to CSUSM (approx. 38 miles)
Follow signs to exit
Slight Right onto N. Harbor Drive
Left on W. Grape Street
Merge onto the I-5 South/San Diego Freeway Merge onto the 163 North toward Escondido 163N becomes I-15 North
Merge onto 78W
Exit Twin Oaks Valley Road | Turn Left
Turn left on E. Barham Drive
Turn right on Campus Way
Turn left at the stoplight on Campus View Drive
Parking structure is on the right side

The Lakehouse Resort to CSUSM (approx. 3.5 miles)
Follow signs to exit
Turn right onto San Marino Drive Turn left onto San Pablo Drive Turn left to stay on San Pablo Drive Turn right onto Discovery Street
Turn left to stay on Discovery Street
Turn right onto Craven Road
Turn left onto S. Twin Oaks Valley Road
Turn right on E. Barham Drive
Turn right on Campus Way
Turn left at the stoplight on Campus View Drive
Parking structure is on the right side

Local Restaurants

Old California Restaurant Row | A total of 14 restaurants conveniently in one place | 1080 W San Marcos Blvd San Marcos 92078 | http://oldcalrestaurantrow.com/

10 Twenty Prime Steak House San Marcos Brewery & Grill Sublime Ale House
King & I Thai Cuisine Katsu Sushi & Teppan Grill India Princess
Fish House Vera Cruz
55 Yard Line Grill and Sports Bar China Wokery
Acapulco Mexican Restaurant y Cantina
Shogun Japanese Restaurant | 695 S. Rancho Santa Fe Road, San Marcos 92078 | 760-744-6600| https://www.restaurantshogun.com/

Old Spaghetti Factory | 111 N. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos 92069 | 760-471-0155 | http://www.osf.com/

Elephant Bar | 105 S. Los Posas Road, San Marcos 92078 | 760-736-2200 | http://www.elephantbar.com/

Pizza Nova | 141 N. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos 92069 | 760-736-8300 | http://www.pizzanova.net/

CSUSM Student Affairs Contacts

Devon Bakewell | Administrative Coordinator for VP, Lorena Meza
dbakewell@csusm.edu | 760-750-4867

Alan Brian | Assistant to the VP for Strategic Planning and Assessment
abrian@csusm.edu | 760-750-3311

 

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