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Impact Magazine

Collectively, our CLA community is doing amazing things on campus, in the community, and in the world. Alongside the quarterly CLA e-newsletter, The Link, Impact magazine gives a sense of the depth and breadth of the CLA story of excellence.

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Cal Poly Debate Team: Semifinalists at San Diego Invitational Tournament

The Cal Poly Debate Team became the only California school to advance beyond the preliminary rounds of the Sunset Cliffs Classic Forensics Tournament, which took place on Feb. 7-8, at Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego. Drawing competitors from across the western United States, the tourn...
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Cal Poly's University Jazz Bands to Perform ‘Just Jazz’ March 13

Cal Poly’s jazz bands will display the innovation of jazz and its tradition during the Just Jazz concert at 8 p.m. Friday, March 13, in the Spanos Theatre on campus.

“An important part of jazz for any musician is staying true to its tradition and expanding its boundaries,...
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Cal Poly to Screen Emmy-Nominated ‘California State of Mind’ Feb. 25

Cal Poly will host award-winning filmmaker Sascha Rice for a screening of her latest documentary, “California State of Mind,” from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, in the Cal Poly Performing Arts Center Pavilion. A discu...
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Cal Poly Symphony to Feature Student Soloists in March 8 Concert

The Cal Poly Symphony’s Winter Concert on Sunday, March 8, will be a collaborative performance celebrating the talents of student soloists and members of the university’s Orchesis Dance Company. It will take place at 3 p.m. in Harman Hall in the Performing Arts Center’...
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‘Perspectives on Religion and Society’ Series Set for February and March at Cal Poly

Cal Poly will host three events exploring “Perspectives on Religion and Society” from 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Feb. 10 and 17, and Thursday, March 5, on campus. 

On Feb. 10, Rabbi Chaim Hillel of San Luis Obispo Chabad will present “Kabbalah: The Mystical Path ...
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University Art Gallery to Feature Interactive Exhibit Feb. 20-March 13

Cal Poly’s University Art Gallery will present “Making Space for Free-Play,” an interactive and collaborative installation by internationally renowned artist Sheila Pepe and Cal Poly students to run Feb. 20 through March 13. <...
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Santa Clara Ethics Professor to Discuss Software, App Design March 5 at Cal Poly

Santa Clara University Philosophy Professor Shannon Vallor will speak on “Ethics for Software/App Design” at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 5, in the Advanced Technology Laboratories (Building 7) at Cal Poly. 

The rise of software apps and other...
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