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Associated Students candidates call for administration transparency

Associated Students candidates call for administration transparency

Raychel Stewart

March 29, 2019

Associated Students presidential and vice presidential candidates discussed issues of transparency from the administration during the Debate and Open Mic event on Tuesday. The candidates unanimously agreed the administration hasn’t acted in a transparent way regarding situations that include students...

Associated Students propose Meatless Mondays

Nick Griffin

March 29, 2019

Associated Students has proposed an initiative to include meatless food options at all restaurants across campus in an effort to reduce the environmental effects of animal-based food processing and expands options for students who are vegetarian or vegan.“Feeding and housing livestock has a dra...

Students to vote on new USU building

Students to vote on new USU building

Romona Kivett

March 27, 2019

Students will vote in May on the construction of a new University Student Union building that would relocate resource centers like the Veterans Resource Center, Pride Center and Dream Center all under one roof, as well as add a dedicated dining floor, event-focused space and new services.The proposed ...

We need to start giving white people the recognition they deserve

We need to start giving white people the recognition they deserve

Destiny Nadeau

March 27, 2019

Look, I’m the first person to speak up for black men and black women. I believe we have a space in the world that we deserve to take up without apology or permission. From slavery to overt sexual objectification, systemic oppression and institutionalized slavery, the black community and descendants of...

‘Matadors First’ candidates want to make CSUN a better community

‘Matadors First’ candidates want to make CSUN a better community

Gabriela Soriano

March 27, 2019

Candidates for Associated Students president and vice president running under the slate “Matadors First” for the 2019-2020 school year are centering their campaign around the idea that CSUN students should come first and foremost. Navid Hariri is running for president, with Sam Sabzanov ru...

‘Matadors Stronger Together’ candidates want to improve communication among students and staff

‘Matadors Stronger Together’ candidates want to improve communication among students and staff

Nick Griffin

March 27, 2019

The president and vice president of the activist group Students for Political Decency at CSUN are now looking to expand their executive roles into Associated Students by running for president and vice president of the student governing body under the slate "Matadors Stronger Together."Presidential candidate Micha...

‘Rise Up’ candidates want to better equip students for graduation

‘Rise Up’ candidates want to better equip students for graduation

Nick Griffin

March 27, 2019

A small business owner and an AS senator are among the candidates in this year's Associated Students election, and are looking to expand career-building resources and social networking opportunities at CSUN.Micah Moore-Tarver and Kalkidan "Cailou" Yigezu are running for president and vice president ...

‘The Voice You Deserve’ candidates want to ensure every student’s voice is heard, represented and advocated

‘The Voice You Deserve’ candidates want to ensure every student’s voice is heard, represented and advocated

Gabriela Soriano

March 27, 2019

Accessibility and Affordability, Innovation, and Progress and Advocacy are the defining concepts behind the campaign for president and vice president candidates Diana Vicente and Mohammad Hotaki of the "Voice you Deserve" slate. Vicente has been involved with student government since middle school wh...

Review: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ is a different kind of classic

Review: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ is a different kind of classic

Lucy Conrad

March 26, 2019

There is a term in modern film journalism that has been circulating for years, becoming prominent after the overnight success of Jordan Peele’s "Get Out," called “elevated horror.” The idea is that horror films don’t normally have any artistic merit besides a few thrills, and films...

PaleyFest 2019: A year of representation

PaleyFest 2019: A year of representation

Deja Magee

March 26, 2019

PaleyFest, presented by The Paley Center for Media, took place this past week from March 15 to 24. The star-studded event was held at the Dolby Theatre in downtown Los Angeles, near the El Capitan and Pantages Theatres.PaleyFest is an event where stars have a chance to discuss their show while also inte...

Crime Blotter 3/12 – 3/25

Crime Blotter 3/12 – 3/25

Agustin Garcia

March 26, 2019

Tuesday, March 12A victim’s secured bicycle was stolen at University Hall.A secured bicycle was stolen at the Oviatt Library.Wednesday, March 13Unknown suspects stole a couple of video game controllers by entering a UPA 12 dorm room through an unlocked glass door. At Sierra Hall an unknown suspec...

Softball impresses in weekend action

Softball impresses in weekend action

Bryanna Winner

March 26, 2019

The Matadors scored 22 runs to sweep Saint Mary's College in their three-game series over the weekend before No. 1 UCLA demolished CSUN 14-2 in the final game of the weekend at Matador Diamond.In the first game, sophomore Jillian James pitched her second shutout and seventh complete game of the seaso...

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