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A thirst for cleaner water in Uganda

The Thirst Project, an international group that works to bring clean drinking water to developing nations, came to CSUN almost by accident. “I first heard...

Taking a look at marijuana in the law and in the...

Pot continues to be just as hot topic in Hollywood as it is on Capitol Hill. In the mid-1930s, marijuana began cropping up in...

Documentary shows the difficulties women face once they leave prison

Marta Lopez-Garza, Chicana/o studies and gender and women’s studies professor at CSUN, talked about some of the realities women encounter after leaving prison in...

Hula app lets you stay safe when it comes to STDs

Ramin Bastani had no idea his life would change forever when he was slapped in the face by a date in 2010.“I was shocked....

Valley ink runs deep: student trends and culture in tattooing

Once the accessory of choice for sailors, junkies and juvenile delinquents, tattoos are now about as common as a ham and cheese sandwich. In fact,...

Environmental symposium raises renewable energy awareness

The Department of Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH) held their Ninth annual symposium to raise awareness about environmental changes and renewable energy production. Professors from...

CSUN students and professors work on research projects alongside NASA, US...

While most students hurry from class to class, a small group is working on projects for NASA and the U.S. Air Force in an...

The State of Social Media: the Internet’s future is in photo

In 1968 a shy, gaunt artist named Andy Warhol wrote: “In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes.” Had Warhol survived to witness...

CSUN alumnus Levi Ponce makes a name for himself as a...

The section of Van Nuys Boulevard between Woodman Avenue and Foothill Boulevard has the same family-owned restaurants, cell phone retailers and gas stations. It...

CSUN art gallery hosts young artists in 17th Annual High School...

The Main Gallery in the California State University Northridge (CSUN) art department is buzzing with the work of young local artists for the 17th...