Recent study proves Cal Poly work in Peru a success

Cal Poly’s Learn By Doing philosophy stretches farther than just the San Luis Obispo campus. Every summer, it’s practiced by students in Peru.

Monterey Pine Project: Two forestry students lead research on endangered species

With only five remaining locations of the Monterey pine tree in its native range, this species is on the endangered species list.

Pond scum: Future of fuel?

It’s always been about oil. But now, things are changing.

Oh baby, baby: professor to study pregnancy weight in mothers

The National Institutes of Health awarded Cal Poly kinesiology professor Suzanne Phelan a $3 million grant this past summer to conduct research on low-income mothers. The research, which will be done over the course of five years, will study the…

Cal Poly researchers study climate change

Cal Poly joined the Mathematic and Climate Change Research Network on Oct. 1. The analysis of ice core data is Cal Poly’s contribution to the network.

Poly students take marine robot expedition to Norway

Two Cal Poly professors and two alumni used marine robots to study underwater life in the Artic on an expedition to Norway last month.

Saudi Arabia calls quits on Cal Poly deal

A contract long in the works between Cal Poly and Jubail University College in Saudi Arabia has come to a close, and not with the resolution many were expecting.

Cal Poly and UCSB unite through research center

A new center for Collaborative Engineering Research and Education, recently launched, combines the Cal Poly Undergraduate Engineering program with Graduate research at UC Santa Barbara.