Music on the helo deck

June 11, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 11, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

We have been away from campus for a week now and everyone has gotten acclimated to their new home....

Deck cadets learn about immersion suits

June 10, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 10, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

Today was our third day underway and we are finally getting into the swing of things....

Cadets swabbing under aft crane

June 9, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 9, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

When the cadets and crew woke up this morning they were met with some very slow and peaceful rolling on the ship....

Departure from Long Beach

June 8, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 8, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

Last night we departed Long Beach, the process to raise the anchor started at 1800 and was complete by 1830....

Cadets with Lifeboat Checklist

June 7, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 7, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

The ship was bustling with commotion this morning as we prepare to leave the Long Beach Anchorage...


Seven Seniors Commissioned into Armed Forces

Jun 7, 2021

In addition to earning their Cal Maritime diplomas on May 15, seven seniors were commissioned into the Armed Forces, capping off their careers as leaders in the Strategic Sealift Midshipman Program (SSMP) - Unit 71, the Corps of Cadets....

Families on shore while TSGB leaves

Bon Voyage, Golden Bear

Jun 4, 2021

After 15 months of planning, the Training Ship Golden Bear steamed out of the Carquinez Strait this morning bound for Hawaii, the first of two summer training cruises....

Jessica Ryals

New TSGB Chief Mate Jessica Ryals Readies for Summer Training Cruise

May 24, 2021

Jessica Ryals comes to Cal Maritime with superb credentials and some serious geography....

Commencement student speakers

Commencement 2021 Student Speakers

May 18, 2021

Marina Bartels, a Marine Transportation major from Buckley, WA and Nicole Light Densberger, who earned an MSTEM were chosen to represent their classes with an address at Commencement on Saturday, May 15....

Commencement ceremony

Cal Maritime Celebrates 2021 Graduates at In-Person Ceremony

May 15, 2021

Under partly sunny skies and following a challenging year amidst a pandemic, President Tom Cropper lauded new graduates of California State University Maritime Academy for their achievements at an in-person commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 15 on Bodnar Field....