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Commencement ceremonies to be held at Oviatt, Associated Students announces

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Alexi Chidbachian December 9, 2014

  CSUN administration and Associated Students (AS), along with the voices of students have changed the platform for the way 2015 commencement will be held by increasing the number of tickets...

AS survey results show students prefer Oviatt commencement

Andrew Martinez November 17, 2014

By Taya Zoormandan Associated Students (AS) President Tiffany Zaich shared the results of the commencement ceremony survey at the AS meeting this morning, which over 4,300 CSUN students completed and...

CSUN is trying to ruin graduation for us, yet again

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Joshua Khabushani November 10, 2014

In a sequel to last year’s frenzy, campus administration has once again insulted the student body by serving us with yet another false dichotomy. Keep commencement at the Oviatt Library - allowing...

It’s OK to apologize for a graduation mess-up

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Luis Rivas May 8, 2014

After years — on and off a total of 13 — I finally did it. I graduated with a bachelor’s degree from a university. The first in my family to do so, although my brother technically beat me to...

Student protest, petition spark officials to add tickets, extra graduation day

President Dianne Harrison decided to increase the number of commencement tickets after a December meeting with Associated Students and William Watkins, vice president of student affairs. File Photo / Daily Sundial
Alex Vejar January 22, 2014

CSUN graduates will now be allowed to request seven tickets instead of four to invite guests to their commencement ceremonies in May after a decision was reached by university officials in December...

CSUN is ruining graduation for us all

CSUN is ruining graduation for us all
Abigail Rondon December 8, 2013

I remember being five years old, curly-haired pigtails and a big cheesy smile on my face, looking out into the audience to see my parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and even my baby sister...

CSUN’s 2013 graduations come to a close

CSUN's 2013 graduations come to a close
Champaign Williams May 22, 2013

This week CSUN celebrated the academic accomplishments of nearly 10,000 students in more than 9 graduation ceremonies. An estimated 7,753 candidates received their bachelors degree, 2,190 candidates...

Black Graduation honors students for their achievements

Black Graduation honors students for their achievements
Charlie Kaijo May 19, 2013

Students, faculty, and family members gathered together late Sunday afternoon to celebrate the Black Graduation ceremony held on the lawn behind Manzanita Hall. Anthony Ratcliff, pan-african studies...

Inspired seniors celebrate during 2013 Aztlan Graduation

Luis Rivas May 19, 2013

Adjacent to the Chicano House on the northeast side of campus, graduating seniors, families and professors gathered for the Spring 2013 Aztlan Graduation Ceremony on May 18. This year’s theme was...

What you really learned at college

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Jim McLauchlin December 4, 2012

  Greetings and salutations, Class of 2012, December division. As you leave the warm embrace of CSUN, you do so in the off-season. Everyone loves spring graduates, and you Decemberites are...

Five things behind me to help you move forward

Alexandra Brell May 5, 2010

Don’t have any regrets when you graduate. Take advantage of your freedoms and the diverse education while at CSUN. Photo Courtesy of Alexandra Chavez At the beginning of the year, I thought May would...

Staff Editorial: Transition from graduate to professional begins now

Administrator April 12, 2010

For graduating seniors, it’s the final stretch. Many students are currently looking for employment opportunities, hoping that the career-related activities completed on and off campus over the last...

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