Camarillo, Calif., Aug. 22, 2013 – CSU Channel Islands (CI) invites community friends, supporters, alumni, students and employees to turn Dodger Stadium red with CI pride during the 10th Annual Alumni & Friends Dodger Day on Sunday, Sept. 15.

More than 800 CI alumni and friends are expected to attend as Captain Larry Vasquez, Commanding Officer for Naval Base Ventura County, throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the Los Angeles Dodgers take on the San Francisco Giants at 1:10 p.m.

Alumni & Friends Dodger Day is open to the public. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis for $25 in the infield reserve and $35 in the all-you-can-eat sections. The $65 infield box tickets have already sold out.

Tickets include a commemorative CI Dodger Day t-shirt and free bus transportation between the CI campus and Dodger Stadium.

To purchase tickets please visit: https://csuci.wufoo.com/forms/annual-alumni-dodger-day/

Comprised of more than 1,400 members, CI’s Alumni & Friends Association offers invitations to special events, on- and off-campus discounts, baseball and hockey nights, wine tastings, mentorship and career networking opportunities, newsletters, and a variety of perks and programs throughout the year. Community members can join for $25 a year. Alumni members can join for $20 a year.

For more information on Dodger Day and the Alumni & Friends Association, visit www.csuci.edu/alumni/or contact Tania Garcia, Director of Development, Alumni Relations, at 805-437-8952 or tania.garcia@csuci.edu.

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About California State University Channel Islands
CSU Channel Islands (CI) is the only four-year, public university in Ventura County and is known for its interdisciplinary, multicultural and international perspectives, and its emphasis on experiential and service learning. CI's strong academic programs focus on business, sciences, liberal studies, teaching credentials, and innovative master's degrees. Students benefit from individual attention, up-to-date technology, and classroom instruction augmented by outstanding faculty research. CI has been designated by the U.S. Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is committed to serving students of all backgrounds from the region and beyond. Connect with and learn more about CI by visiting CI's Social Media.

The California State University (CSU) will reach a significant milestone of 3 million alumni during commencement in spring 2015 and has launched the world’s largest yearbook. The Class of 3 Million online yearbook is an interactive platform where alumni can create a profile and connect with the millions of other alumni from the 23 CSU campuses across the state. Alumni who sign up for the yearbook will also be entered into a special contest to win one of three $10,000 scholarships for a current or future student, sponsored by Herff Jones. For more information about the yearbook and the Class of 3 Million, visit https://classof3million.calstate.edu/