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Car pursuit through Northridge ends with arrest

Car pursuit through Northridge ends with arrest

Candice Criss

March 17, 2015

A suspect led Los Angeles Police Department officers on a pursuit from Sherwood Forest to the intersection of Reseda Boulevard on Tuesday afternoon. Officer Chris Raul of the LAPD said that the driver was wanted for armed assault and refused to pull over when initially prompted. Mike P., a witness...

Administrators reflect on Hellenbrand’s impact

Administrators reflect on Hellenbrand’s impact

Candice Criss

January 18, 2015

  On Jan. 9, President Dianne Harrison officially announced Harry Hellenbrand’s decision to step down as the university’s provost. Hellenbrand has been providing services to CSUN for 11 years, and has chosen to step down after this academic year, as opposed to his initial plan to l...

Women’s Volleyball: Casey Hinger’s legacy ahead of the class

Women’s Volleyball: Casey Hinger’s legacy ahead of the class

Candice Criss

December 11, 2014

Since her debut in 2011, Casey Hinger, senior child development major, has been able to make impressive strides as a middle blocker for the women’s volleyball team. Hinger ended her last season as a Matador with a total of 323 kills (3.30 kills per set), 276 digs, 24 aces and 91 total blocks. Sh...

Women’s Volleyball: Boykin lives above the net, despite no postseason

Women’s Volleyball: Boykin lives above the net, despite no postseason

Candice Criss

December 5, 2014

On Nov. 30 the Matadors received news that they would not be competing in the NCAA tournament this season after they made it into the top 50 as the No. 49 seed. Danetta Boykin, junior communications major, has chosen not to get distressed about the decision and does not plan on thinking too much on the...

CSUN participates in Giving Tuesday event

Candice Criss

December 3, 2014

The CSUN community celebrates giving tuesday on December 2nd, a global event to give back. On and off campus organizations participated in this event such as Strength United, The American Red Cross, and The San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission.

Women’s Volleyball: UC Irvine ends Matadors win streak on Senior Night

Women’s Volleyball: UC Irvine ends Matadors win streak on Senior Night

Candice Criss

November 30, 2014

The Matadors’ winning streak came to an end after the visiting UC Irvine Anteaters defeated them in four sets (28-26, 16-25, 25-23, 27-25) on Saturday night. This match against UC Irvine (19-12, 9-7 Big West) was the last of the Matadors’ regular season games (19-9, 10-6 Big West). Saturday nig...

Women’s Volleyball: Matadors continue hot streak against Fullerton with fifth sweep

Women’s Volleyball: Matadors continue hot streak against Fullerton with fifth sweep

Candice Criss

November 27, 2014

For the fifth consecutive time, the Matadors earned a win after sweeping the Cal State Fullerton Titans (25-11, 25-12, 25-21) at the Matadome on Wednesday. Not only was this match against Cal State Fullerton (8-20, 2-13) another win for the Matadors’ streak (19-8, 10-5 Big West), but it is also t...

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN earns fourth consecutive sweep against UC Davis

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN earns fourth consecutive sweep against UC Davis

Candice Criss

November 23, 2014

  The Matadors’ winning streak still has not let up after landing their fourth consecutive sweep during Saturday’s match against the UC Davis Aggies (25-14, 25-19, 25-23). The win against UC Davis (15-13, 10-5 Big West) sets the Matadors at 18-8 overall and 9-5 Big West. Leading...

Women’s Volleyball: Matadors secure three game winning streak by defeating UC Riverside

Women’s Volleyball: Matadors secure three game winning streak by defeating UC Riverside

Candice Criss

November 21, 2014

A winning streak is among the Matadors after defeating UC Riverside (25-16, 25-8, 25-11) in an away game on Thursday night. The Matadors (17-8, 8-5 Big West) have gotten into a stride with this game against UC Riverside (2-24, 0-14 Big West) being their third consecutive sweep. This win follow...

Science, trans identity focus of debate during Trans Awareness Week

Candice Criss

November 18, 2014

The use and misuse of science and data in regards to transgender and transexual individuals was the topic of choice during the “Taking Trans Identity Back from Science” discussion on Monday in the USU’s Grand Salon room. This discussion was just one of the many events that will take place during...

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN conclude home stand with sweep of Cal Poly

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN conclude home stand with sweep of Cal Poly

Candice Criss

November 16, 2014

The Matadors put an end to their two-night homestand on Saturday with a sweep (15-25, 20-25, 16-25) against Cal Poly. This win makes the second consecutive sweep for the Matadors (16-8, 7-5 Big West) after they defeated UC Santa Barbara. These past two games were important for the Matadors t...

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN sweeps UC Santa Barbara

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN sweeps UC Santa Barbara

Candice Criss

November 15, 2014

  On Friday night, the Matadors took to the Matadome to defeat the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos in a 3-set sweep. This win was a special one for the Matadors (15-8, 6-5 Big West), considering that their last game against the Gauchos (12-12, 7-6 Big West) resulted in a 3-0 loss for CSUN. S...

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