The Sundial

CSUN professor dedicated to fostering neglected animals

Courtesy of Linda Alvarez -
Alvarez visits Farm Sanctuary's Animal Acres. She often takes her students on field trips to the sanctuary to meet animals that have been rescued from slaughterhouses.

Silvia Gutierrez

September 30, 2014

Linda Alvarez, a CSUN professor in the Central American Studies department, picked up her love for animals at a very young age. She recalled the first time she rescued an animal. Puffy was one of many feral cats who lived beneath her family’s apartment structure. At the mere age of seven, Alv...

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