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CSUN discusses violence against LGBTQIA+ community during SAAFE week

Students practice their pronouns together

Sandra Say

April 28, 2017

As part of SAAFE week, students gathered in the Panorama City Room in the USU to discuss the different types of identities and orientations in the LGBTQIA+ community.According to speakers Thali Rodrigues and Addison Rose Vincent from Strength United, the LGBTQIA+ community is extremely broad and it co...

Fox News host allegations raise awareness for sexual assault victims

bill o'reilly pictured being interviewed by the news station extra

Sandra Say

April 25, 2017

After more than 20 years, Bill O’Reilly’s long career at Fox News ended abruptly when the network decided to drop its top-rated anchor due to several sexual harassment allegations against him. On April 19th, parent company 21st Century Fox issued a statement which read, “After a thorough and ...

Cinemapolis: controversial films

Photo credit: Thuy Vy Bui

Sandra Say

April 13, 2017

The summer season is quickly approaching, but it is already underway with the release of major blockbusters in the month of March. Films yet to be released will undoubtedly create headlines and garner strong reactions among fans and audiences. Here are some of the most provocative films released in th...

Overcoming implicit bias in faculty and staff

Madva pictured in the middle of lecture

Sandra Say

April 3, 2017

As part of the faculty and staff development program, the College of Social and Behavioral Science (CSBS) will host “Understanding & Overcoming Implicit Bias in Higher Education” on April 21 featuring Cal Poly Pomona (CPP) professor Alex Madva.According to a New York Times article, implicit b...

Weekly Picks: Internship and career expo, St. Patrick’s celebration, PaleyFest

church group members sing together

Sandra Say

March 14, 2017

Wednesday, 3/15 Internship & Career Expo @ University Student Union, Northridge Center & Grand SalonAbout 105 employers from companies such as Behavioral Learning Center, American Glass Expo and ArcLight Cinemas will be in attendance for the CSUN Career Center’s Internship & Career Expo,...

ASME club to host evening with engineers

Students speak with an engineer at a booth

Sandra Say

February 27, 2017

The CSUN American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), will host the second “Evening with Engineers” on March 3, at 5 p.m. Students will be able to ask questions and interact with professionals from a variety of engineering fields. According to ASME President, Gilberto Rosales, “Evening With...

Fear of deportation increases within the undocumented CSUN community

This picture was taken at a protest in Downtown LA on Nov. 12. Photo credit: Luis Garcia

Sandra Say

February 17, 2017

United States immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have been conducting a series of raids across the country including in Southern California. To raise awareness of the issue, CSUN students filled the Tujunga room in the USU East Conference building on Feb. 16 for a “Know Your Right” workshop,...

Ikea opens doors to biggest store in the U.S

People enter new ikea

Sandra Say

February 12, 2017

Hundreds of Los Angeles customers were greeted with entertainment and freebies for the grand opening of an Ikea store in downtown Burbank, which is the largest Ikea store in the U.S. Despite the rain and the cold morning weather, Ikea Burbank managed to attract a vast crowd to with the promise of free...

Trump signs executive order on trade deals

Donald Trump is pictured in the Oval Office with his executive order

Sandra Say

January 29, 2017

A week since being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, Donald Trump has taken full advantage of his authority as commander in chief by signing a slew of executive orders. Nevertheless, Trump was able to achieve one of his main campaign promises on Monday Jan. 23, when he signed an...

California Democrats stand against plan to repeal Obamacare

Nancy Pelosi speaks to an audience to protect Obamacare

Sandra Say

January 17, 2017

The Los Angeles Congressional Delegation hosted the “Faces of Obamacare: Healthcare is a Human Right” Monday in support of the Affordable Care Act.Republican leaders have been against the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, since it was signed in March of 2010. Just last week, C...

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