A little bit of poison

A little bit of poison

Rains claim lives of three local residents

The recent Los Angeles rainstorms, which have claimed three lives, generated mudslides and wreaked havoc, will most likely die down Tuesday or Wednesday, according to Weather Specialist Bruce Rockwell of the Los Angeles/Oxnard National Weather Service. The rainstorms, which...

Pow-wow celebrates American Indian heritage

Despite heavy rain on Saturday, several American Indian tribes gathered at the East Music Lawn for the celebration of the first pow-wow held at CSUN since 1998. Pow-wow is a time for American Indian tribes to celebrate old customs and a way to...

Faculty Senate enacts new makeup exam policy

A new policy that directs faculty to allow, within reason, make-up exams for student-athletes and others who miss classes due to attending university-sanctioned events, was approved by the CSUN Faculty Senate Feb. 17. According to the item on missing classes for official curriculum-related...

Possible faculty pay raise under proposed budget

During a Feb. 17 Faculty Senate meeting, CSUN President Jolene Koester said Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's budget plan for 2006 honors the compact he made with CSU and UC chancellors, and includes a 3.5 percent "compensation increase" for CSU faculty. But she said the...

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Sign Body Language

Deaf CSUNians hosted the 14th biennial Miss Deaf CSUN Pageant Clockwise from top-left: 1. Reagan Anders (right) hugs her chaperone, Amber Gilbert, as they prepare backstage before the pageant Feb. 18 at the University Student Union. 2. Anders gets her make up done...

And the winner is…AMY CONWAY!

"There is enough food in the world. No one should ever sleep hungry." -- Amy Conway Above: Amy Conway, the Miss Deaf CSUN Pageant winner, signs to other contestants about the importance of smiling when onstage. Left: Conway follows her own advice and...

Educated folks get chance to mismatch at Degreedate.com

I have a confession to make: I met my boyfriend online. Don't think I'm a freak. First, let me explain. It was all very nice and natural. I didn't visit an online dating service, nor did I respond...

Mother Nature wins again

Mother Nature was at her very strongest again this past weekend, and the Matadors athletic teams felt her fury. 11 games, matches or tournaments were scheduled over the weekend, but only five games actually ended up being played. The women's tennis...