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CSUN On Point 03/15/16 (HD) Perez and Elliott

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March 28, 2016

CSUN's University Student Union opened the Oasis Wellness Center in 2015 as a place for all CSUN students to rest and relax. Part of the Center are CSUN's only gender-inclusive restrooms, welcome to all, and designed to ease the hostility or discrimination Trans and Gender non-conforming people ca...

‘I am pregnant’: the journey of choosing to let go

‘I am pregnant’: the journey of choosing to let go

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March 17, 2016

First, there’s a panic. Is this real? What does this mean for me? After the initial shock wears off and the decision has been made, one of the first places that came to mind to call was Planned Parenthood. I did a quick Google search and a phone number was returned to me which I used in short ...

Matador errors cause final inning loss to Grand Canyon

Matador errors cause final inning loss to Grand Canyon

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March 11, 2016

CSUN lost in the last inning in their first of two games Friday, kicking off play as they host the Matador Classic In the first of two games for the Matadors (12-10) Friday, they faced off against the Grand Canyon University Antelopes (18-7). Defensive miscues and a late inning Antelope surge p...

Greeks at CSUN are misjudged

Greeks at CSUN are misjudged

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February 8, 2016

We the Greek community, are not bad people, we are simply misjudged. CSUN’s efforts to prevent hazing have been nothing short of exceptional in order to ensure the quality of the Greek community on campus. The school has done everything from curating workshops, which are mandatory for students ...

Men’s Golf Continues to Struggle

Men’s Golf Continues to Struggle

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February 3, 2016

The Matadors men's golf team struggled heavily in the two-day 2016 LMU Invitational this past week at the Reflection Bay Golf Club in Las Vegas. CSUN finished in last place at 60 over par after shooting a tournament worst 313 in round three. Matador Tim Snyder played strong through his first two...

Dr. Josh Sides speaks on LA’s post-war economy and culture

Dr. Josh Sides speaks on LA’s post-war economy and culture

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February 2, 2016

Around 75 people, including students and professors attended the Black History Month event held in the Oviatt Library's Ferman Presentation Room, Tuesday. Speaker, Dr. Josh Sides, author of "L.A. City Limits: African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the Present" and CSUN professor, spoke...

Solicitors on campus are a nuisance to students

Solicitors on campus are a nuisance to students

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February 2, 2016

- Allison Eilhardt, 19, is a CSUN communication major. We’ve all been there — you’re sitting on campus studying or maybe you’re walking to your next class when out of nowhere there’s a solicitor breathing down your neck. This exact scenario is unfortunately a daily occurrence for most C...

CTVA program encourages diversity in the film industry

CTVA program encourages diversity in the film industry

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February 1, 2016

In hopes of bringing a change to the entertainment industry, CSUN's cinema and television arts department strives to bring diversity into their classrooms. “It hurts to see the lack of minorities being recognized in the industry,” CTVA senior Robin Sanders said.“[Minorities] have to do something...

Spend time on learning, not on rushing through school

Spend time on learning, not on rushing through school

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January 25, 2016

Isabel Rayas, 21, is a CSUN communication studies major It is no question that college students are under a lot of stress due to factors out of their control. Stress can be triggered by preparing for exams, projects and finals, while trying to balance extracurriculars, work and relationships. It's clear that be...

CSUN’s policy for impacted majors affect underprivileged students

CSUN’s policy for impacted majors affect underprivileged students

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January 25, 2016

By Angel Silva, Stephen Jones, Lorenzo Mutia In the wake of record enrollment at CSUN, administrators have implemented new impaction measures that apply to applicants for the Fall 2016 academic semester. Advocates for underprivileged communities are crying foul over the changes, concerned that...

Non-local transfer students face stricter admission requirements

Non-local transfer students face stricter admission requirements

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January 25, 2016

By Javier Cabrera, Maria Cortez and Wendy Paniagua Transferring has always been the goal for Rio Hondo College student Carolina Live. Like many of her friends at community college, Live finished applying to a list of CSUs and UCs and is waiting for a response. CSUN is one her list. “I wan...

Matadors back into the win column with a strong showing

Matadors back into the win column with a strong showing

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January 4, 2016

After being tied at the half, the Matadors took control of the game against Morgan State Bears and cruised to a double-digit victory. Sophomore guard Micheal Warren helped lead the Matadors to an 88-74 victory over the Bears by scoring a game-high 28 points. Warren had a complete stat line by shooting...

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