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Weekly Picks: Mother’s Day events, L.A. Times Night Market and craft fair

people pictured riding a large circular swing at the fair

Brianna Rendon

May 8, 2017

Tuesday, May 9 Crunch Time @ USU This event located in the East Conference Center, which will be a place where anyone is welcome to study for finals. The USU will provide snacks, drinks, exam supplies, facials, massages and a spa day. Free 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 10 CSUN Symphony @ VPAC The CSUN Symphony w...

Weekly picks: Cinco de Mayo event, comedy show and pottery

women participate in traditional mexican dance

Brianna Rendon

May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3 Handmade Clay Creations @ USU The Oasis Wellness Center is holding an event where they will teach students how to make pottery just in time for Mother’s Day. The Oasis center focus is to help students relax with events like these. Free 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, May 4 Craft Corner...

Women’s tennis seniors reminisce about their collegiate career

Mickey Hsu looks focused as she prepares to hit the ball

Brianna Rendon

April 30, 2017

As the school year comes to an end, the CSUN’s women’s tennis team reflects on all their hardships and successes this season. Despite having several injuries, the team was able to overcome those difficulties and support one another through it all. Senior Kristen Poei plans to move back home to...

Weekly picks: Carnaval, Harry Potter roller skating night, Sci-Fi screenings

Persian dancers perform at csun

Brianna Rendon

April 3, 2017

Tuesday, 4/4Agball Competition @ CSUN Student Recreation CenterThis week, CSUN is celebrating "Member Appreciation Week." Every day of this week will have different events, prizes and giveaways. Guests will be able to play Agball--which is played with a rubber ball and the player must run, dodge and...

Weekly picks: comedy shows, art exhibit, live music

photo shows the Venus mural located in Venice beach

Brianna Rendon

March 22, 2017

Tuesday, 3/21The Fictional Roast @ NerdMelt ShowroomThis event is a comedy show where different comics roast Disney princesses. Some guest comics include Kate Quigley, Andy Erikson, Candice Thompson, Riley Silverman, Jenn Sterger, Leah Kayajanian, Heidi Heaslet, Atsuko Okatsuka and Madison Sinclair. Advan...

Book column: Women’s history month

illustration shows many books stacked behind an opened book

Brianna Rendon

March 20, 2017

In honor of Women's History Month, here are a few of books that could be read over spring break to keep you entertained. “My Not So Perfect Life” by Sophie Kinsella includes main character Katie Brenner who looks up to her boss because of her creativity, what she wears and the house she liv...

A special relationship between a catcher and pitcher

UCLA batter misses the ball

Brianna Rendon

March 3, 2017

In baseball, communication is key. The relationship between a catcher and pitcher is different because chemistry is crucial in order for them to succeed.According to Reading the Signs- Communication between the Catcher and Pitcher, the catcher sends signals to the pitcher, generally a sign consisting of a comb...

Weekly Picks: benefit alongside Planned Parenthood, spoken word on women empowerment, and an author reading

Gayle and John Ridley at the emmys

Brianna Rendon

February 28, 2017

Wednesday, 3/1American Crime Season 3 Premiere @ The Paley Center for MediaThe Paley Center will hold a screening of American Crime which was created by Oscar-winner John Ridley. The show tackles social issues. The screening will take place along a Q&A with guest appearances by Felicity Huffman, Co...

Weekly Pics: Homecoming, Art Walk, and Museum Exhibitions

Art piece shows a man in skull makeup holding a skull

Brianna Rendon

February 7, 2017

Wednesday 2/8#GIRLGAZE a frame of mind @ Skylight StudiosThis is an exhibit at Skylight Studios that maps the imaginative landscape of a young, female and trans-identifying photographers from all around the world. Visitors get a chance to view all the images presented and share personal photos on soci...

Mix N’ Mingle kicks off Pride Center events

Pride center logo

Brianna Rendon

January 30, 2017

The Pride Center is hosting the Mix N’ Mingle event to kick off the spring semester with activities such as games and discussions of resources that students are accessible to. The center also welcomes all students to attend for a safe and comfortable environment to talk, ask questions, and make...

ASMR is a unique feeling that may help students relax

Some women get their hair done with a curling iron for their dates. (Allison Long/Kansas City Star/MCT)

Brianna Rendon

January 30, 2017

Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) can help students experience less stress and anxiety through sensation methods, according to the largest Facebook community for ASMR. ASMR is a tingling sensation that some people experience with certain triggers. Some triggers include whispers, sounds, slow moveme...

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