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EOP programs help first-generation students transition into college academics

Denied from four different CSU schools including Northridge, a low-income and first-generation art student relied on his acceptance in the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)...

CSUN alumna competes to be Miss California Latina

Shopping for glitzy evening gowns, reviewing possible interview questions and even learning how to walk properly have all been part of Gina Hernandez’s rigorous...

Annual drive provides food and used technology devices to students in...

While many students are looking forward to leaving campus to spend leisure time with their families and savor home cooked meals, some EOP Resilient...

Guest speaker says transgender research is biased

At the Trans Awareness Week event “Rethinking Trans,” Dr. Rachel Levin emphasized the biases in past transgender scientific research in an effort to help...

CSUN Anthropological Research Institute studies San Fernando secrets

An anthropology professor holds his favorite artifact from the 1928 St. Francis Dam disaster, a rusty piece of metal with a faint number three. Apart...

Research institute artifacts shed light on dam disaster

CSUN's Anthropoligcal Research Institute (ARI) holds many historical artifacts. One of the projects the ARI is working on is called the "Forgotten Casulaties Project"...

American workers falling behind in terms of skill levels when compared...

When CSUN economics professor Kenneth Chapman tried to teach principles in a microeconomics class in the 90s, he was surprised by the math education...

Pet food drive to commence

The CSUN Cat People are holding their second annual Pet Food Drive throughout November to gather cat and dog food used to sustain CSUN’s...

“Let Them Eat Cake” documents worldwide food disparity

According to Alexis Krasilovsky, the writer, director and co-producer of the documentary, the film’s purpose is to address issues involving those that have too...

Sexual battery victim tells her story

>>>UPDATE: The Los Angeles City Attorney's Office has charged a CSUN student with filing a false police report claiming she awoke to a man standing...

CSUN student shares her story and experiences with first generation guilt

Choosing to continue her undergraduate studies at CSUN while her father was dying in a Colorado hospital bed was a hard but clear choice...

“Theatre of Possibility for Autism” coming next Friday

Playwright Lauren Goldman Marshall will direct a three-day workshop at CSUN for adults who have learning disabilities or want to learn theater techniques that...
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