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Class of 2018: How to deal with harassment in your future workplace

Class of 2018: How to deal with harassment in your future workplace

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May 9, 2018

Ten years ago on a sweltering August day, I stepped foot on this campus for the first time as a freshman student. I was excited to start my college career, confused about where all the buildings were, and sweaty from the running (I accidentally enrolled in two classes ten minutes apart, located at the...

A girl menstruates, and the international world fails her

A girl menstruates, and the international world fails her

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May 8, 2018

A girl in Uganda menstruates and misses 8 days of class in one term. This teen sacrifices her education for bullying and improper school sanitation areas. She sometimes makes a makeshift pad out of dry leaves. According to The Guardian in 2014, “these girls are dealing with a lack of materials, ...

Our World Now: Not the Solution

Our World Now: Not the Solution

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May 3, 2018

Political Cartoon by Marissa Matich, an Arts Integration major and senior. This art was originally created for Professor Edie Pistolesi's ART 380, Children's Art and Lab....

Letter to the Editor: An Open Letter to Dean Say & the Larger Central American and CSUN Communities Regarding the Situation in Central American Studies

Letter to the Editor: An Open Letter to Dean Say & the Larger Central American and CSUN Communities Regarding the Situation in Central American Studies

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April 25, 2018

Dear Dean Say,We write you as concerned members of the core group of alumni and former faculty that founded the Central American Studies minor (CAS) at California State University Northridge (CSUN). Like you, we take great pride in the fact that the CAS minor, and then the major, were the first programs ...

Students dish it out at Iron Matador

Students dish it out at Iron Matador

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April 24, 2018

The Student Dietetic & Food Science Association held their annual “Iron Matador” event last Wednesday. Four teams competed to see who would take home prizes in the categories of appetizers, entrees, desserts, and overall.Judges were Jake Hagen, winner of the previous three Iron Matador competi...

Our World Now: Military Spending

Our World Now: Military Spending

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April 23, 2018

Political Cartoon by Araceli Garcia, a mathematics major and senior.This art was originally created for Professor Edie Pistolesi's ART 380, Children's Art and Lab....

Letter to the Editor: We Need to Acknowledge and Address Our Biases, Not Ignore Them

Letter to the Editor: We Need to Acknowledge and Address Our Biases, Not Ignore Them

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April 19, 2018

RE: Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast Graduation rates and course grades for underserved student populations (Black, Latinx, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders, and American Indian students) in STEM majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) at CSUN are considerably lower than for better-...

Our World Now: Islands in Peril

Our World Now: Islands in Peril

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April 19, 2018

Political Cartoon by Hannah Goldblatt, a Language Arts major and senior.This art was originally created for Professor Edie Pistolesi's ART 380, Children's Art and Lab....

Letter to the Editor: From an Older, Elder Advocate.

Letter to the Editor: From an Older, Elder Advocate.

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April 17, 2018

Dear Editor, Every day on the local and national news, we hear stories about sexual assaults, domestic violence, child abuse, harassment, police abuse, discrimination, school shootings, and a host of other issues that affect our lives and the lives of others. These subjects are discussed at length...

Does your car need a tune-up right away?

Does your car need a tune-up right away?

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April 11, 2018

If your car is making a weird noise don’t be alarmed, it’s probably just because your music is off. There are multiple signs to tell you when it’s time to get your annual checkup or any other issues with your vehicle. If your car is creating a noise such as a grinding or squealing, you should...

Our World Now: This just in…

Our World Now: This just in…

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April 10, 2018

Political Cartoon by Alexis Jansen, a Science major and senior. The head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Scott Pruitt, recently expressed his doubts, in contradiction to the EPA's own findings, as to whether global warming poses a threat to humanity. He commented that it's "fairly arrogant for us to think t...

Photos: Baseball defeats Pepperdine 10-4

Photos: Baseball defeats Pepperdine 10-4

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April 6, 2018

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