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AS funded Matabots trip to Kentucky

AS funded Matabots trip to Kentucky

Nick Griffin

May 8, 2019

Associated Students funded the Matador Robotics Club’s trip to the VEX Robotics World Championship in Kentucky, one of nine states banned from receiving California state funds due to LGBT discriminatory laws within their education system. The competition took place from April 23-27. On Jan. 1, 2017,...

Associated Students propose Meatless Mondays

Nick Griffin

March 29, 2019

Associated Students has proposed an initiative to include meatless food options at all restaurants across campus in an effort to reduce the environmental effects of animal-based food processing and expands options for students who are vegetarian or vegan.“Feeding and housing livestock has a dra...

‘Matadors Stronger Together’ candidates want to improve communication among students and staff

‘Matadors Stronger Together’ candidates want to improve communication among students and staff

Nick Griffin

March 27, 2019

The president and vice president of the activist group Students for Political Decency at CSUN are now looking to expand their executive roles into Associated Students by running for president and vice president of the student governing body under the slate "Matadors Stronger Together."Presidential candidate Micha...

‘Rise Up’ candidates want to better equip students for graduation

‘Rise Up’ candidates want to better equip students for graduation

Nick Griffin

March 27, 2019

A small business owner and an AS senator are among the candidates in this year's Associated Students election, and are looking to expand career-building resources and social networking opportunities at CSUN.Micah Moore-Tarver and Kalkidan "Cailou" Yigezu are running for president and vice president ...

Students will vote on fee increases

Students will vote on fee increases

Nick Griffin

February 24, 2019

Students will vote on three separate fee increases on the 2019 CSUN election ballot that will determine if Associated Students and the Klotz Student Health Center will respectively cut services. During the AS meeting on Feb. 11, the student government added the proposed increases to the Associated Students,...

The Red Couch Tour returns to CSUN

Nick Griffin

February 9, 2019

After a nine-year absence, CSUN’s Associated Students (AS) brought back an in-person, open-air forum for students to raise their voices.Known as the Red Couch Tour, this recurring event allows students to ask direct questions to the top leadership within student government, backed by live musi...

A look into the Associated Students budget

A look into the Associated Students budget

Nick Griffin

January 29, 2019

The Associated Students (AS) allocated a $7.5 million budget to fund school services and extracurricular activities on and off campus last spring, a budget that was approved during the Associated Students' annual allocation process that allows the proper funding for each department.The 2018-19 AS budget...

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