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CSUN holds fourth open forum looking for new athletic director

CSUN holds fourth open forum looking for new athletic director

Jason Gallaher

February 12, 2013

Northridge faculty and staff held the fourth athletic director open forum Monday afternoon with Michael 'Torre' Chisholm, Portland State University's director of athletics, answering questions regarding his suitability for the position. Chisholm is the fourth of five candidates for the position to...

Family and consumer sciences student offers food for thought

Jason Gallaher

February 12, 2013

With constant reports on the rise of obesity and the incessant buzz of gossip mags telling which celeb has just ballooned, one might say someone who thinks about food nonstop has a problem. According to Jacqui Cooper, a senior family and consumer sciences major, that’s not a problem at all. “I...

Get over yourself Valentine’s Day haters

Jason Gallaher

February 11, 2013

Valentine's Day is just days away, and while love is in the air for some, straight up disgust is stanking up the place for others. To that I say, "Get over yourself Valentine Haters!"   You're wrong and your negative energy is ruining it for the rest of us. Here are a few little Valentine's...

Vice Provost Cynthia Rawitch announces retirement

Vice Provost Cynthia Rawitch announces retirement

Jason Gallaher

February 5, 2013

Vice Provost Cynthia Rawitch announced that she will be retiring at the end of this academic year. She has worked at CSUN for 40 years with career milestones ranging from serving as journalism department chair and working her way up to vice provost. The decision to retire was due in large part to...

Total CSU-wide contributions top $297 million

Total CSU-wide contributions top $297 million

Jason Gallaher

February 4, 2013

The California State University system recently announced a record $297 million from more than 220,000 donors for 2011-2012. "We had an uptick in individual donations," said Erik Fallis, media relations manager at the Public Affairs office. Parents, alumni and people who support the mission of the CSU system donated in higher numbers than in the previous...

Russian National Ballet Theatre to return to VPAC with ‘Cinderella’

Jason Gallaher

January 30, 2013

The Russian National Ballet Theatre returns to the Valley Performing Arts Center to bring two classic fairytales to life. The group will be performing "Sleeping Beauty" on Saturday, Feb. 9 and "Cinderella" on Sunday, Feb. 10 on the Great Hall stage. The group's performance of "Cinderella" will be set to a ...

L.A. Mayor has little involvement in education

Jason Gallaher

January 27, 2013

After eight years as mayor, Antonio Villaraigosa's time will end on May 21 when Los Angeles voters elect a new mayor for a four year term.For many CSUN students, this will be the first time they are able to elect a mayor. Oscar Mendoza, senior biology major, said a lot of college students don't know eno...

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