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Mattel releases its first ever Hijab-Barbie doll

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Kia Topps December 3, 2017

Mattel received high praise this month after they announced their first ever hijab-wearing Barbie doll.Fans praised the doll over social media for inclusivity and representation but for students of color,...

Pride Center honors Trans Day of Remembrance

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Kia Topps November 21, 2017

Students gathered in front of the Pride Center Monday night for a vigil for Trans Remembrance Day honoring the trans lives that have been lost this year.Nancy, also known as “Pigie" and the president...

Sports Calendar 10/28 – 11/4

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Kia Topps October 30, 2017

Check out what your matadors are doing this week. Saturday 10/28   Men's Cross Country vs Big West Championship at Riverside 6th place   WXC vs Big West Championship at...

Shooting in Northridge leaves two injured

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Kia Topps October 29, 2017

Two men were shot standing on the 19100 block of Napa Steet in Northridge on Saturday morning, according to a report by CBS.Officials say the double shooting reportedly occurred at 5 a.m.According to an...

Dating in the digital age

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Kia Topps October 28, 2017

Dating can be tough and awkward for everyone, specifically for students who aren’t in favor of swiping right on apps such as Tinder.According to LendEdu, 77 percent of all college students have downloaded...

Hundreds of CSUN students walk out of classes and march in protest of Executive Order 1100

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Kia Topps October 25, 2017

CSUN Students and faculty chanted 'Hey hey Ho Ho, executive order has got to go' on Wednesday afternoon in a student walk in protest against Executive order 1100. "Our education is under attack! What...

Students find lack of diversity among faculty impacts their education

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Kia Topps October 10, 2017

Being one of the most diverse campuses in Los Angeles, CSUN takes pride in being a place that represents all students no matter race, gender or sexual orientation. Students want to feel as though they...

Gun Control Dividing a Nation

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Kia Topps October 9, 2017

The United States has 88.8 guns per 100 people, which is about 270 million guns, making it the highest total and per capita number in the world according to With the recent mass shooting...

How Fenty Beauty shook the make-up world

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Kia Topps September 25, 2017

Fenty Beauty was released to the world last week by singer Rihanna which included 40 shades of foundations, highlighters, eye-shadow and other beauty products.What separates the superstar's line from other...

Students share concerns over job security and financial stress

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Kia Topps September 19, 2017

The stress and pressure that puts on millennials to pursue higher education while having to pay their loans almost makes students question, "Is my degree worth it if I’m not guaranteed a job?" Senior...

Winners of the 69th Primetime Emmy awards

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Kia Topps September 19, 2017

The 69th Primetime Emmy awards made progressive history for many actors this weekend.Elisabeth Moss won outstanding lead actress in a drama series for her role in "The Handmaid’s Tale." This was...

A Day of Acknowledgement

Man in a suit is pictured speaking front of a large crowd, a man wearing a bright red shirt and bandana is pictured beside him looking upset
Kia Topps September 9, 2017

LA city council made history this past week by voting to replace Columbus Day for Indigenous People's Day to show honor to Native American genocide in the city and all over the country.Although this day...

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