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Central American studies hosts panel discussion on student activism

Central American studies hosts panel discussion on student activism

Student activism was one of the panel discussions held by the Central American studies department as part of a symposium on migration at the Northridge Center on April 28. Devora Gonzalez, a graduate from the University of Arizona, discussed the recent issues surrounding State Bill 1070. The Arizona-based bill requires state law enforcement officers to […]

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LADWP offers tips for water conservation

LADWP offers tips for water conservation

As everyone tries to save water during this drought, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power website has offered tips in saving water and reducing the cost of your bill. The biggest way you can conserve water is by replacing your sprinklers. The standard fan spray nozzle on sprinkler systems does not reduce run […]

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Former governor of Hawaii and CSUN alumna returns to campus

Former governor of Hawaii and CSUN alumna returns to campus

From a CSUN student to the first female governor of Hawaii, alumna Linda Lingle has returned this spring to teach a course on public policy at Cal State Northridge. “I got my first experience in leadership right here at CSUN when I was made the co-editor of the CSUN Journal,” Lingle said. “My professor at […]

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CalStateTEACH program adopts new Common Core standards

CalStateTEACH program adopts new Common Core standards

An online teaching-credential program has revamped their curriculum to reflect the implementation of the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for K-12 education in California “We were ready for the Common Core when the Common Core came,” said Sharon E. Russell, systemwide director of CalStateTEACH, an 18-month online program that allows students to earn their […]

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Noted photojournalist talks about career, life as activist

Noted photojournalist talks about career, life as activist

Ed Kashi, a renowned photojournalist, visited CSUN and discussed his career as a journalist and filmmaker. Students gathered at the Northridge Center to hear Kashi speak about his many projects and to teach students how to balance life as a photojournalist. Kashi is a freelance photographer who has set out to do advocacy work around […]