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CSUN Matador boxing team trains technique and fighting spirit

CSUN Matador boxing team trains technique and fighting spirit

Christina Bennett

May 8, 2013

  By Hansook Oh May 8th, 2013 Section: Sports Jab. Jab. Cross. Bob. These combos are thrown furiously in the air as students warm up for the Matador Boxing team practice. Meeting since 2007 after being founded by former CSUN student and present co-coach Peter Christianson, ...

Production films on campus this week

Christina Bennett

May 8, 2013

A major production is filming on campus this week and will be using the VPAC and a Jacaranda Hall lab to film several scenes. CSUN students have been recruited as extras for the film. On the film set at the VPAC, manager of facilities Michael Bergantzel said he could not disclose details about the...

Former CSUN student teaches natural horsemanship lessons at ranch

Former CSUN student teaches natural horsemanship lessons at ranch

Christina Bennett

April 17, 2013

By Megan Diskin April 17th, 2013 Section: Features It’s just past 9:30 a.m. on Monday at the Healing Equine Ranch in Agoura Hills as eight women are led through a morning meditation. The distant rumble of horse hooves permeate the ranch. The women take deep breaths in and out ...

CSUN group runs the LA Marathon

CSUN group runs the LA Marathon

Christina Bennett

March 18, 2013

[View the story "2013 L. A. Marathon" on Storify]2013 L. A. MarathonExploring all the angles, social media tells the story of this year's sold out LA Marathon through the perspective of racers, volunteers, celebrities and spectators. Storified by Daily Sundial· Mon, Mar 18 2013 23:36:27CSUN g...

“Romeo and Juliet” cast practice fight scene choreography

“Romeo and Juliet” cast practice fight scene choreography

Christina Bennett

February 8, 2013

  By Natalie Rivera February 3rd, 2013 Section: A & E “Romeo & Juliet” will be the latest production to be presented by the CSUN theatre department, opening on Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m. According to theatre manager William Taylor, “It’s the most popular romance. It’s abo...

More than half of CSUN faculty set to retire within 10 years

Christina Bennett

December 4, 2012

The face of CSUN will likely shift in the next decade with more than half of the faculty nearing retirement age. Institutional research reports that 26.9 percent of faculty were 50 to 55 years old in Fall 2011 and 27.4 percent was 60 years and older. Preparing for the retirement of a large segment of the faculty ...

CSUN hosts last Laugh Your Class Off event

CSUN hosts last Laugh Your Class Off event

Christina Bennett

December 1, 2012

Laugh Your Class Off, hosted by Nelson Ventress, held its last event of the semester featuring headliner Taylor Williamson and opening acts Sean Green, Emily Maya Mills and CSUN student Alex Corey. The crowd of about 40 students enjoyed free pizza along with stand up comedy that kept laughs coming all...

Left with mixed feelings over ‘Skyfall’

Christina Bennett

November 14, 2012

>>CORRECTION: Actress Naomie Harris' name was misspelled. Battle-weathered and losing confidence, a secret agent without his physical strength or gusto is a combination for disaster. James Bond faces this dangerous cocktail of circumstance in the 23d installment of the film franchise, but...

Colaboratoria performance combines dance and science

Colaboratoria performance combines dance and science

Christina Bennett

November 14, 2012

The audience at the Plaza del Sol Performance Hall was part of more than just a dance performance Tuesday night - they were part of an experiment. The graduate student and faculty dance concert presented Colaboratoria, an exposé on collaborations that occur in dance: between dancers, music, choreographers...

Scott Wilk State Assembly campaign results party

Scott Wilk State Assembly campaign results party

Christina Bennett

November 7, 2012

Santa Clarita Republicans were silent as Barack Obama was re-elected president, beating former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney in a swing-state battle by 81 electoral votes. Romney headed into the election with a 1 percent lead, 49 percent to 48 percent, against Obama, according to the final Gallup poll on Monday. A shocked Jeannie Atkins, 58, of Newhall said she was “disapp...

USU hosts Soulful Saturdays jazz night

USU hosts Soulful Saturdays jazz night

Christina Bennett

November 4, 2012

Student performers crooned to jazz tunes, Saturday at the Pub Sports Grill, in a mini concert offered free of charge for CSUN students. The University Student Union held Soulful Saturdays on Nov. 3, offering live entertainment and free food for attendees. Host Jonnae Thompson kept the energy leve...

Be a secret agent with these apps

Christina Bennett

October 31, 2012

Secret agents have a reputation in films of being stealthy, quick thinking and resourceful. Who says civilians can’t acquire these descriptors too? Most never get a glimpse of what it is like to be a secret agent for the government, but thanks to technology you can certainly feel like one. Armed...

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