Research and Scholarly Writing: Beyond the Paper

Dr. Eileen Paniagua

Research and scholarly writing can be highly rewarding for the professional and the graduate student alike. It is a gateway for communicating and sharing knowledge in a way that transcends time. For many, conducting research seems a daunting task, but the rich reward one experiences at the end of … [Read more...]

A Renaissance Man for the Digital Age

Christian Hessler

CalSouthern MBA learner Christian Hessler is an extraordinary man, in the term’s most literal sense. The founder and CEO of user-authentication company LiveEnsure, he also mans the helm of ThereHear, a crowd-sourced API for maps, games and social networks. He has held executive positions with … [Read more...]

Ten Tips for Passing the California Bar Examination

10 tips for passing the California Bar Exam

Nationwide, bar examinations are getting tougher. There’s no doubt about it. And for many years now, the hardest to pass in the U.S. has been in California Bar Exam. That may be even more the case in 2015, with the addition of new subjects and the revision of several others. So, should you think … [Read more...]

Assessment Alert: Assessment 101


In the last decade or so, there has been a nationwide shift from teacher-centered education, to learner-centered education. In the learner-centered model, the focus is on outputs: the knowledge students actually acquire and the skills, competencies or abilities they develop.  Oversimplified, it … [Read more...]

An Emphasis on Assessment


Since the university’s inception, CalSouthern has worked hard to continuously improve its academic programs, as well as the resources and services it provides its learners. Courses and degree programs are regularly reviewed, and learners are surveyed to help the university gauge the effectiveness of … [Read more...]