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CSUN alumna receives Great American Teacher Award

Marissa Kindelspire

December 8, 2010

When Genein Letford wanted to teach her third graders about architecture, she did not just flip open a textbook and copy information on a chalkboard. Instead, she rounded the children up and took them on a field trip to her alma mater, University of California, Los Angeles. It is this alternative approach that contributed to her recent Great American Te...

Holiday displays around CSUN

Marissa Kindelspire

December 6, 2010

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Thanksgiving Meals Near Northridge- Google Map

Marissa Kindelspire

November 19, 2010

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Scholarship named after library dean

Marissa Kindelspire

November 18, 2010

When Conor Lansdale took office as A.S. president this fall, his agenda was not strictly to get the newly appointed senators settled. Instead, after rumblings of a revered faculty member’s retirement, Lansdale spent his time working to create a new scholarship to honor the time Susan Curzon, dean...

Halloween events near Northridge

Marissa Kindelspire

October 28, 2010

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Delta Sigma Pi fraternity focuses on professional world

Marissa Kindelspire

October 28, 2010

During the long road of academia, students prepare to go into the working world, armed with a diploma. One CSUN fraternity, however, focuses first on what it means to be a professional before culminating from college. Yan Wen, president of Delta Sigma Pi, said starting a career and making it ...

CSUN professor gives seven resume writing tips to students

Marissa Kindelspire

October 28, 2010

There are seven key factors to catching an employer’s attention when applying for a job. Dr. G. Jay Christensen, CSUN management professor emeritus, said the difference between applying for a job and obtaining an interview rests on an individual’s resume. “The job market is tough, and employers...

Teenage Drama Workshop receives award

Marissa Kindelspire

October 25, 2010

CSUN’s Teenage Drama Workshop has won an award for cultivating  theatre programs at local high schools for budding theatre majors. The California Educational Theatre Association (CETA) awarded CSUN’s Teenage Drama Workshop (TADW) with the Professional Artist Award at their annual conference in...

Academic Blog helps students and faculty learn about technology on campus

Marissa Kindelspire

October 4, 2010

After almost two years of planning, CSUN’s information technology department has launched the Academic Technology Blog, a site for faculty, students, staff and university alumni. Harry Hellenbrand, provost and vice president of academic affairs, said the blog was inspired by the university’s...

Chicano studies department to focus on ethnic and immigration issues

Marissa Kindelspire

September 29, 2010

On a typical Friday, many college students can be found at a local movie theater, intellectually unwinding from a long week of school and work. On Friday, Sept. 25 however, more than 200 students and approximately 50 faculty members spent their time watching a movie at CSUN’s Whitsett Room loca...

Former cheerleader helps raise money for international students

Marissa Kindelspire

September 23, 2010

When Jackie Hiegert reminisces about her days in college, she does not cringe at the memory of heavy textbooks and homework assignments. Instead, she thinks about orange groves, athletic events and meeting the man who would eventually become her husband. An Oklahoma native, Hiegert moved with her...

Sacrifices for love of fashion

Marissa Kindelspire

September 14, 2010

Ali Baker isn’t like the other girls in class. She remembers this every time she catches a glance of her feet. Baker, 24, broke both for the sake of her craft, fashion. She didn’t do this by walking the runway in stilettos, but by working behind the scenes of a wholesale show for nine straight hou...

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