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CSUN PD to hold K-9 unit fundraiser

Cynthia Gomez

April 29, 2013

The CSUN Department of Police Services K-9 Unit will hold a fundraiser on Wednesday at Maria’s Italian Kitchen. The fundraiser is from 11:30 a.m. until 9:30 p.m. A flyer must be presented at the fundraiser and 20 percent of each purchase will be donated to the K-9 unit. The flyer is available for download ...

Atlas Genius is the band you should be listening to

Cynthia Gomez

April 26, 2013

Three brothers, an English friend, a home studio,performances at local bars—within three years the results are stardom. That’s the way to do it in Adelaide, Australia. The band to take that credit is known as Atlas Genius and they are simply the growing heartthrobs of the pop-indie alternative scene. They...

Student finds passion in American Sign Language

Student finds passion in American Sign Language

Cynthia Gomez

April 23, 2013

For Spencer Logan, school had always been a struggle. He always had difficulty memorizing information in subjects like physics, history and math, and it was difficult for him to retain information. But he found his passion in American Sign Language (ASL). “I’m a very visual learner,” said Logan, 23, a deaf studies ...

Coachella opening weekend 2013

Cynthia Gomez

April 12, 2013

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Manic Pixie Dream Girls are invading your heart

Cynthia Gomez

April 3, 2013

What in the world is a Manic Pixie Dream Girl? What kind of girl does the average guy likes to see on film? A bubbly, vivacious, and shallow girl that enters a man’s life magically and breaks their heart in order to get a point through? That's exactly what they are. The typical MPDG is the breath...

Operation Gratitude accepting donations for military care packages

Cynthia Gomez

March 25, 2013

The Veteran’s Resource Center is accepting donations for care packages for veterans starting March 25 until May 6 with stations across campus. The purposes of the program, known as “Operation Gratitude,” is to show members of the U.S. military they are appreciated and have the support of peopl...

Spring elections start Tuesday

Cynthia Gomez

March 24, 2013

The Spring 2013 elections for both Associated Students and University Student Union are being held Tuesday and Wednesday. Students can vote for a new A.S president and vice president, senators from colleges and divisions (lower, upper and graduate), and members of the USU Board of Directors. Bijan Na...

USU board of directors hold off on fee increase

Cynthia Gomez

March 11, 2013

The University Student Union board of directors placed a hold on a fee increase for the 2013-2014 academic year on March 4. The fee would have been a total of $4.00 added to each student’s tuition for next year. “The USU had already been approved to implement a one-time $2.00 operational fee...

2013 Grammy Awards

Cynthia Gomez

February 10, 2013

[View the story "Grammy Awards 2013" on Storify] Grammy Awards 2013 The 2013 Grammy Awards told by social media. Storified by Daily Sundial· Sun, Feb 10 2013 11:46:45 Preshow Buzz. Elton John and edsheeran rehearsing! #GRAMMYs Sunday! http://instagr.am/p/VhxT9Zh8jJ/CBS Tweet Uh-oh......

CSU budget cuts take a toll on students

Cynthia Gomez

December 9, 2008

The current budget cuts in the California State University system have had far-reaching effects on many CSU students and the crisis is expected to worsen next fall. While some students have not experienced the budget cuts first-hand, others already dealing with the results are sharing how the situation...

State legislators want bailout for colleges

Cynthia Gomez

December 2, 2008

Legislators, faculty, and students gathered at the state's capital on Monday to call for a 'New Deal for Higher Education,' a renewed investment in public higher education. Legislators introduced a House resolution that calls for 'bold recommitment' to public higher education in the U.S., the Californi...

Latino voters play vital part in 2008 election

Cynthia Gomez

November 26, 2008

Whoever said Latinos who live in this country were never going to make a positive difference or change our society were wrong. Latinos became a significant factor in the change of a new president on Election Day. The 2008 presidential election results surprised everyone as more voters aimed towards v...

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