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Making it to May and surviving senioritis

Illustration by Maria Palacios

Samantha Lieb

April 28, 2015

Being a senior is both an exciting and challenging time. You are so close to being done, but there is so much to do to prepare for the next step. Some of you are applying, or even have been accepted, to grad school, while others are going off to work. Some of you are just trying to make it to May. Wh...

Renowned poet comes to campus

Claudia Rankine, to read her work at CSUN
Photo Credit: Tuscan Poetry Festival

Samantha Lieb

March 24, 2015

Samantha Lieb / Contributor Follow @samanthanlieb // Literature and poetry lovers should know we have a group on campus for all things creative writing that works hard to bring noteable writers. One such poet is Claudia Rankine, American poet, and winner of the National Book Critics Award for her collection on race in America: "Citizen: An American Lyric." Northridge Creative Writing Circle president and English student, Danielle ...

Making campus feel more like home

The SOL Center, located in the University Student Union, offers several services for students, including lounge centers for studying and relaxing. (Trevor Stamp / Multimedia Editor)

Samantha Lieb

February 18, 2015

For freshman, transfers and commuter students, fitting into new area and campus environment can be difficult. Dale Fairclough, 24, computer science major, is a second bachelors student coming from Valencia twice a week. “On a good day it’s 25 to 30 minutes," Fairclough. "On a bad day, it can...

Students learn about financial literacy at CSUNopoly event

The University Student Union (USU) host

Samantha Lieb

February 10, 2015

On Tuesday, Feb. 10 the University Student Union, in pair with Financial Aid and Financial Services, put on their annual event, “CSUNopoly.” Mimicking the set up of Monopoly, the front stage and surrounding areas looked like a live version of the game itself. For example, the main stage had...

Eating healthier while on a student budget

Students can find healthy options at various farmers markets all over Los Angeles County. Photo credit: Cicely Chisholm / Lifestyle Editor

Samantha Lieb

January 28, 2015

Many aspire to eat healthy, and even loose the holiday weight. On a student salary this can be difficult. Healthy eating doesn't have to mean burning a hole in your wallet. Affordable eating shouldn't burn a hole in your stomach. It is not impossible to eat well on a budget when you know where to...

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