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Volunteers harvest oranges to fight hunger

Volunteers harvest oranges to fight hunger

Elijah Carr

April 30, 2019

Volunteers arrived at the CSUN Orange Grove on Sunday, April 28 to take part in the Spring Orange Pick event hosted by the Institute of Sustainability in partnership with Food Forward, a nonprofit organization that advocates to reduce food waste. Event facilitators gave volunteers tools and helpful tips...

Acasola’s journey through accomplishment and experience

Acasola’s journey through accomplishment and experience

Melissa Rojas

April 25, 2019

CSUN’s premiere a cappella group, Acasola, has had a busy year full of triumphs, obstacles, and introductions to new and diverse talent. The group has effectively acquired and experienced unique opportunities since its beginning in 2006.The group was given the chance to star in Fox’s “Ra...

Student designers discuss the stories behind their TRENDS collections

Student designers discuss the stories behind their TRENDS collections

Deja Magee

April 24, 2019

With only two weeks to go, the students of the FCS 476 Studio Problems in Apparel Design class are down to the wire in terms of finishing their collections for the TRENDS fashion show, happening on May 4 at 6 p.m.The class is taught by Dr. Jongeun Kim, the option coordinator and professor of apparel d...

Students put personal spin on ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ production

Students put personal spin on ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ production

Ben Walker

April 23, 2019

A quartet of talented student-directors is bringing their passions and perspectives to bear, directing Tennessee Williams’ "A Streetcar Named Desire" with some experimental twists that put a modern spin on the timeless classic.The co-directors, Nina Gioiosa, Vitoria Villalobos, Hannah Peterson ...

When and Where 5/1 – 5/8

When and Where 5/1 – 5/8

Elaina Tovar

April 23, 2019

Wednesday, May 1 Zentopia Cost: $22 Time: 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. Place: 2927 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles This one-of-a kind visual festival in LA was created by artist Debi Cable, who had the splendid idea to create a 3D magical experience by utilizing UV/black light. Guests will be given "Chroma Depth" glasse...

CSUN Sounds

CSUN Sounds

Thania Garcia

April 23, 2019

1. "Before I Let Go" by BeyoncéReleased: April 17 As the first black woman to headline Coachella, Beyoncé's 2018 set can be found engraved into the brains of many. Her stylistic choices throughout the performance are yet again praised by many, likening the Netflix documentary to the form of a live a...

CSUN TRENDS Fashion Show: Behind the runway

CSUN TRENDS Fashion Show: Behind the runway

Deja Magee

April 16, 2019

Few people know what really goes on during a fashion show. Everybody is enamored by the glitz and glamour of the statuesque models walking down the catwalk, but the average person who watches "Project Runway" only knows a sliver of the organized chaos that awaits them behind the glimmering curtain of ...

When and Where 4/24 – 5/1

When and Where 4/24 – 5/1

Elaina Tovar

April 16, 2019

Wednesday, April 24 Boyle Heights Walking Ghost Tour Cost: $25 Time: 6 - 9 p.m. Place: Cultural and History Center; 2026 E. 1st St., Los Angeles A two-hour walking tour where you will have the chance to listen to ghost stories from historians, community organizers and researchers. CASA 0101 artistic di...

CSUN Sounds

CSUN Sounds

Thania Garcia

April 16, 2019

1. "Borderline" by Tame Impala Released: April 12There's a lot of hype surrounding Tame Impala's latest releases and anticipated album. The group debuted this disco-infested track on SNL in March and just recently released the polished version on all streaming platforms. The tune doesn't carry any sort of o...

Hollywood continues to push for representation in horror

Hollywood continues to push for representation in horror

Deja Magee

April 16, 2019

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Jordan Peele said “The way I look at it, I get to cast black people in my movies. I feel fortunate to be in this position where I can say to Universal, ‘I want to make a $20 million horror movie with a black family.’ And they say yes ... I ...

Art students awarded for their work at the Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Art students awarded for their work at the Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Melissa Rojas

April 16, 2019

The CSUN art department held its annual Juried Student Exhibition on April 5. The event allows CSUN students of any academic year or major to enter three of their art pieces to win several awards.At the night of the reception, three students were awarded the Virginia A. Orndorff Prize for Best of Show. ...

Review: ‘Shazam!’

Review: ‘Shazam!’

Lucy Conrad

April 10, 2019

"Shazam!" is a simple movie, and in many ways, that’s where its merit lies. The story of a young boy who is given the power to turn into an adult with superhuman powers by an interdimensional wizard is, by default, hard to take seriously. The trick is making sure the corniness of the comic book so...

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