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CSUN’s Big Comedy show features comedians from the Chelsea Lately show

CSUN’s Big Comedy show features comedians from the Chelsea Lately show

Clarissa Perkins

November 20, 2013

The 2nd annual “Big Comedy” show featuring Jo Koy, Josh Wolf and Natasha Leggero, all comedians featured regularly on Chelsea Lately , sold out Tuesday night at the Northridge Center. Eric Planas, 21, senior communication studies major and senior producer for Associated Students (A.S.) Productions said Jo Koy starred in the hit comedy show last M...

Creator of hit MTV show ‘Catfish’ shares his life experiences

Creator of hit MTV show ‘Catfish’ shares his life experiences

Clarissa Perkins

November 13, 2013

Applause and the flash of cameras welcomed Nev Schulman, the star of the documentary Catfish and the subsequent MTV series Catfish: The TV Show, to the stage of the fully capacitated Northridge Center in the USU on Wednesday night. Using a series of anecdotes, personal photos and internet memes Schulm...

Spoken word artist took home the grand prize at CSUN’S Student Showcase

Spoken word artist took home the grand prize at CSUN’S Student Showcase

Clarissa Perkins

October 31, 2013

Comedian Chris Spencer hosted CSUN’s 12th annual Student Showcase as poets, steppers, and musicians graced the stage and wowed the audience on Wednesday night in the USU Plaza del Sol Performance Hall. Michael Roberts, 20, a junior studying psychology came to support CSUN Hip Hop and was pleasa...

Record number of students and employers attend the fall Job Fair

Record number of students and employers attend the fall Job Fair

Clarissa Perkins

October 23, 2013

In what might indicate a recovering job market, a record number of students and employers attended the fall Job Fair Wednesday. The CSUN Career Center organized the Job Fair at the Northridge Center in the USU. The event drew more than 800 students and prospective employers from companies including ...

‘Your phone is a weapon’ when you text and drive

‘Your phone is a weapon’ when you text and drive

Clarissa Perkins

October 17, 2013

Stephanie Gutierrez, 23, senior public health promotion major, remembers the day her boyfriend was killed in a Metrolink train derailing accident in Chatsworth on September 12, 2008. “Chaos is the best word I can use to describe that day,” Hernandez said. “And to think that the engineer and 1...

Veterans, active duty members relax at weekly VRC Meet and Greet

Veterans, active duty members relax at weekly VRC Meet and Greet

Clarissa Perkins

October 10, 2013

The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) added a military pun to the event title “Meet Relax Eat” or MRE, a play on the acronym for meals ready-to-eat distributed in the military, that took place last Tuesday. The goal of this weekly event is to create a network of like-minded student-veterans and ...

CSUN’s third annual zumbathon raises money for breast cancer research

CSUN’s third annual zumbathon raises money for breast cancer research

Clarissa Perkins

October 4, 2013

Nearly 300 CSUN students, staff and community filled the Matadome to capacity and busted a move for the 3rd annual Zumbathon in an effort to raise money for Breast Cancer research Wednesday evening. Hosted by Unified We Serve, a student volunteer program at CSUN, this zumba marathon was dedicated to the memory of Mary Jane Smith-Waldman, a ...

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