Latino Business Association given ‘Most Outstanding’ title

CSUN's chapter of the Latino Business Association currently holds the title of the "Most Outstanding Organization on Campus." Out of the more than 250 student organizations at CSUN, the LBA has held this title 10 times over the past 14 years. "There...

Student-worker pay determined by job responsibilities

Students seeking employment on campus may notice differences among wages between jobs within different campus departments. According to Ossana Terterian, human resources assistant for the University Student Union, this is due to a tier system that categorizes on-campus positions in terms of difficulty. The...

License plate frames to keep you entertained in traffic

Here in Los Angeles, we are very into our cars. Our cars are our homes away from home, and some of us even live out of them. What better way to show our personalities on the streets than to have the car of our...

Poor academic planning must be examined from both sides

Weak student advisement and low graduation rates remain shameful reminders of the constraints we face at this university, including too-high faculty-student ratios and the severe financial limitations that force us to maintain overcrowded classes and advisers' offices. Sadly, poor advisement also reflects tremendous...

Men’s child support responsibilities not clear-cut or obvious

The federal office that oversees child support estimates Americans owe over $100 billion in child support per year. The average rate of collection from state to state is about 50 percent, though this number varies greatly, as the District of Columbia has a collection...

Religion has justifiable effects on U.S. politics

It seems like the new political touch of death these days is to be identified as a Christian or be associated with Christians. That at least seems to be the feeling held by our good friends in the press, as evidenced by the coverage...

CSUN upsets No. 17 Arizona State in water polo finale

The No. 19 CSUN water polo team upset the No. 17 Arizona State Sun Devils 7-6 in their final regular season match of the season Saturday afternoon. The win, pushed the Matadors back over .500 to 16-15 overall and 3-9 in the MPSF. The...

Volleyball team looks to continue magical run

The CSUN men's volleyball team (19-13) will travel to Malibu tonight to face top-ranked Pepperdine (20-2) at 5:00 p.m. in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Tournament final four. The winner will play the winner of the match between UC Santa Barbara (16-13) and...

Take it to the next level with Hot Hot Heat’s ‘Elevator’

If you liked Hot Hot Heat's debut "Make Up the Breakdown," it's OK to stop reading this to help decide if you'll like their latest offering. You won't. "Elevator" is probably not for you if you're a big fan of that spotty but much-embraced...

‘The Interpreter’ captures audience interest

Since September 11, 2001, terrorism and national security have been hot issues often making front-page headlines, and director Sydney Pollack's "The Interpreter" plays off these very real fears held by some Americans in a thriller that brings terrorism back to New York City. Late...