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Students protest success fee at CSU Board of Trustees meeting

SQE members from various CSUs participate in a rally in front of the CSU Chancellor's Office in opposition to university success fees during the Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday.  (Photo Credit:Charlie Kaijo/Senior Staff)

Joanna Jacobo

March 26, 2014

Dozens of students enrolled in the California State University (CSU) system, protested against recent tuition fee increases at the CSU Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday. Several students began chanting and marching outside of the CSU Chancellor’s Office in Long Beach beginning at 9 a.m. that...

Affordable Care Act deadline extended, sign up in Student Union

Asher Silberman

March 26, 2014

President Obama meets with NATO leaders in Belgium. Matador News Reporter Robert Zamora reports on the Matador Mall merchants closing up shop until the fall. Reporter Karen Guzelian talks to CSUN students who are waiting in line at the USU to sign up for health care under the Affordable Care Act. ...

Alumnus donates $10 million in cash at Board of Trustees meeting

Alumnus donates $10 million in cash at Board of Trustees meeting

Whitney Shepard

March 26, 2014

A $10 million cash gift from David Nazarian to the College of Business and Economics will be used for entrepreneurship, student mentoring, real estate and professional development CSUN President Dianne F. Harrison announced at the California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday. The donat...

Which pre-packaged foods to buy and avoid

Jake Fredericks

March 26, 2014

It’s 8:29 a.m on Monday. You slept through both alarms, you have no clean socks to wear and you have to be at work across town in 30 minutes. On top of everything else, the $3.11 in sofa change you found last night while watching reruns of Cake Boss on Netflix is only enough to score you a tuna salad...

Baseball: Offense comes through in tight victory over Waves

Baseball: Offense comes through in tight victory over Waves

Steven Espinoza

March 26, 2014

  CSUN (11-14) was able to successfully hold off the Pepperdine Waves (17-7) for the win with a final score of 4-2 Tuesday in the Eddy D. Field Stadium. Pepperdine was able to get on the scoreboard first. The Waves scored runs in the first and second innings, shutting down CSUN early with ...

Women’s Tennis: Matadors defeat Aggies to clinch winning record on season-long homestand

Women's Tennis: Matadors defeat Aggies to clinch winning record on season-long homestand

Andrew Martinez

March 26, 2014

  The Matadors (8-6, 2-2) would not let fatigue get the best of them as they won a second match during a strech of five matches in eight days. They defeated the New Mexico State Aggies (5-9) 4-2 Tuesday at the Matador Tennis Complex. CSUN grabbed three points for sweeping the doubles ma...

Friends of Oviatt host used book sale to raise money for library

Photo Credit: Jennifer Oliva Pedroza/Contributor

Tushita Vidhale

March 26, 2014

The Oviatt Library hosted their regular used book sale Tuesday at the Oviatt Library Portico. The book sale is organized about four times a year and presented by the Friends of the Oviatt, an organization composed of a group of people from the community that raise funds for the library. Books from ...

Students play poker in Games Room for first casino night of semester

Jose Garay (left), 24, senior mechanical engineering major, Emme Gomez (middle), 18, freshman computer information technology major, and Alex Jones (right), 21, senior marketing major, play a round of Texas Hold ‘Em at the first Casino Night in the Games Room of the University Student Union on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: Alex Vejar / Assistant News Editor)

Brionna Lewis

March 25, 2014

Just a handful of students came out Tuesday night for the University Student Union’s Casino Night. Some of the attendees wish that more students would show up for the events. Alex Jones, a senior marketing major, was very disappointed with the turnout. “To throw an event with free piz...

Cesar Chavez Service Fair held to promote volunteer opportunities

Gabriela Rodriguez

March 25, 2014

CSUN students crowded Cleary Walk as part of the Cesar Chavez Service Fair to get opportunities to volunteer around the community. The purpose of the fair is to get students to participate and become leaders within an organization to make a difference within their community. Chavez was an American civil...

CSUN’s university costs analyzed down to the dollar

Students wait in line for services that range from financial aid to cash services in Bayramian Hall on Tuesday. Photo Credit by David J. Hawkins

Devan Patel

March 25, 2014

It’s easy to get lost in the financial statements of CSUN, let alone any other institution of higher education. After all, the previous academic year’s report of financial activity runs 105 pages, 97 of which contain either summaries of financial activity or financial statements of all departments o...

Experts reluctant drought release is near

Asher Silberman

March 25, 2014

CSUN takes steps to manage the drought on campus. Matador News reporter Nikki Edenedo talks to the Senior Director of Physical Plant Management Jason Wang. Anchors: Merrita Llarena, Lupe Quintero, Jasmine Vaughn. Producers: Jamie Pityinger and Danny Max. ...

$10 million cash gift donated to College of Business and Economics

Alex Vejar

March 25, 2014

A CSUN alumnus is giving a $10 million cash gift to the College of Business and Economics, which will be renamed after him, CSUN President Dianne F. Harrison announced at the California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday. “On behalf of the entire Cal State Northridge community, f...

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