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Deported Businessman Separated From Family

Deported Businessman Separated From Family

Valley View News

February 27, 2018

Julian Montanez, a San Fernando Valley resident, was deported to Mexico last week. He owns an air conditioning business which supports his family. He was caught numerous times for traffic violations and felonies. After visiting his parole officer, he was caught by ICE. He says if he tries to come back...

Silicon Valley Professional’s Family Fears Deportation

Silicon Valley Professional’s Family Fears Deportation

Valley View News

February 27, 2018

More than 800,000 DACA recipients fear for their livelihoods. Twenty-eight-year-old Karen Ordaz is one of them. She’s a successful media producer for a Silicon Valley high tech company. Despite career success, Ordaz says she still stresses about her future even though her company supports her staying...

African DACA’s

African DACA’s

Valley View News

February 27, 2018

The Pew Research Center reports, over four thousand people from Africa living in the U.S. are DACA recipients. Many of whom are students. Cal State University, Northridge graduate Umu Rodgers, from Sierra Leone Africa says her father is the reason why she is here in the U.S. “It was always a...

CSUN DACA Resources

CSUN DACA Resources

Valley View News

February 27, 2018

Cal State Northridge is home to the largest population of undocumented students in the CSU system, according to the school DREAM Center. In 2016, the DREAM center opened to assist students with various resources, even before they are admitted to the University. “We offer a variety of student resources,...

CSUN Gun Scare

CSUN Gun Scare

Valley View News

February 19, 2018

A Snapchat video showed a gun inside a car on Cal State Northridge's campus. After three hours, police called the video a hoax. Police say the man behind the video was an armored truck driver. The video was posted around 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 16. It was taken behind the Oviatt Library. CSUN Campus...

The 2 sides of smoking marijuana on campus

The 2 sides of smoking marijuana on campus

Gisselle Pernett

January 19, 2018

Recreational use of marijuana for adults 21 and over is now legal in California. Under proposition 64 users can now possess and smoke marijuana in their own private homes but trying to smoke marijuana in a public place or college campus is still illegal. CSUN, like many other college campuses, receives ...

CSUN: Are you Aware? – Magic Mushrooms

CSUN: Are you Aware? – Magic Mushrooms

Kelcey Henderson

November 28, 2017

We asked CSUN students if they were aware of the possible decriminalization of hallucinogenic mushrooms. We also got an experts opinion from a CSUN Biology professor.

CSUN: Are You Aware? – Thanksgiving 2017

CSUN: Are You Aware? – Thanksgiving 2017

Kelcey Henderson

November 21, 2017

We asked CSUN students if they were aware of the history of Thanksgiving.

CSUN: Are You Aware? – Trans* Awareness Week

CSUN: Are You Aware? – Trans* Awareness Week

Kelcey Henderson

November 20, 2017

CSUN, are you aware that the California State University, Northridge's Pride Center kicked off Trans* Awareness Week from Monday, November 13, 2017 - 12:00 pm to Monday, November 20, 2017 - 8:00 pm. This week gave students the opportunity to learn about the issues facing the trans community with a resource...

CSUN – Are You Aware? – Halloween 2017

CSUN – Are You Aware? – Halloween 2017

Kelcey Henderson

October 31, 2017

We asked CSUN students to share their knowledge about Halloween!

Students and faculty protest Executive Order 1100

Students and faculty protest Executive Order 1100

Elizabeth Vazquez

October 26, 2017

Students and faculty protested Executive Order 1100, would end the section in the GE that requires students to take six units in comparative cultural studies. The march began on the Oviatt Lawn and ended in a sit in at University Hall. This protest is part of "Week of action" to bring awareness to students...

CSUN Republicans to bring more perspectives to campus

CSUN Republicans to bring more perspectives to campus

Heidi Weinrich

March 9, 2017

The CSUN Republicans group on campus is in the process of being approved as an official club as a result of students feeling that the university needs more points of view. Spencer Ceurvorst, vice president of the aspiring club, said the club would be a branch of the College Republican National Committee...

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