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Students view solar eclipse at Orange Grove

Students view solar eclipse at Orange Grove
Gabriela Rodriguez October 23, 2014

http://youtu.be/nVzoAvXYauM Students were at the obeservatory near the orange grove to witness the solar eclipse.

The Freshman 15: Fact or Fiction?

Gabriela Rodriguez October 9, 2014

https://soundcloud.com/ashleygoossen1/ashley-goossen-freshman-15-feature-j395b The freshman 15 is a topic talked about by college freshman all over the country - but is fact or fiction? KCSN's Ashley...

CSUN student survives four-story fall, overcomes Traumatic Brain Injury

Adam Stelmach holds up a photo of when he was in a coma after his accident that left him with a tramuatic brain injury. Photo credit by Trevor Stamp
Joanna Jacobo March 18, 2014

In a room filled with elderly individuals undergoing physical therapy, the youngest patient of the crowd, Adam Stelmach, sits toward the back of the room, switching from one workout machine, to the next. When...

Philanthropic CSUN student organizes online fundraiser inspired by her birthmarks

Kelcie Berge, junoir speech-language pathology major, was born with Sturge-Weber a type of Vascular Birthmark. She wants to raise awareness and is currently raising money for the Vascular Birthmark Foundation.
Joanna Jacobo March 3, 2014

On a regular school day, walking around campus, Kelcie Berge blends in, unnoticed by the massively populated student campus that is Cal State Northridge. She goes to class, sits with the rest of her...

CSUN student rides on Rose Parade float after overcoming cerebral palsy

Precious Malumfashi, 26, shows the pin she received for participating on the Festival of Roses Parade on Jan. 1.
Araceli Castillo January 27, 2014

  CSUN communications student Precious Malumfashi, 26, was not only born premature at 24 weeks, but was diagnosed with cerebral palsy disorder soon thereafter. Malumfashi was kept in an incubator...

Student Spotlight: Engineering student works towards making CSUN a bike-friendly campus

Student Spotlight: Engineering student works towards making CSUN a bike-friendly campus
Neelofer Lodhy September 16, 2013

When Dennis D’Alfonso transferred from Santa Barbara City College to CSUN in 2010, he envisioned a campus that would accommodate students who used bicycles as a main source of transportation. Throughout...

Deaf studies and linguistics majors scrutinize word choice

Deaf studies and linguistics majors scrutinize word choice
Stefanie De Leon Tzic May 6, 2013

Word choice can be tricky. In an age where filters only apply to Instagram pics, no one really stops to think about the words they choose and the meanings attached to them. But when you’re speaking...

Student finds passion in American Sign Language

Student finds passion in American Sign Language
Cynthia Gomez April 23, 2013

For Spencer Logan, school had always been a struggle. He always had difficulty memorizing information in subjects like physics, history and math, and it was difficult for him to retain information. But...

Student hopes to use math to explain how biological cells function

Student hopes to use math to explain how biological cells function
Melanie Gaball April 22, 2013

Students may not appreciate their math education, but systems involving the subject are everywhere. William Sherman, a mathematics graduate student, notices that security systems, including entering...

CSUN Bike Collective encourages alternative transportation

CSUN Bike Collective encourages alternative transportation
Bob Garcia April 18, 2013

During his senior year at Downtown Magnet High School in 2009, David De La Cruz decided to pick up cycling on his own. And from time to time when his bike needed maintenance he would repair it on...

Anthropology student finds excitement in the mundane

Anthropology student finds excitement in the mundane
C. Megan Diskin April 15, 2013

As a 38-year-old graduate student watches volunteers go through archeological materials from the Leonis Adobe site in Calabasas, she becomes excited with mundane objects like a nail, a marble and broken...

Soul searching drives student to major in religious studies

Soul searching drives student to major in religious studies
Luis Rivas April 2, 2013

The world is a place filled with people from different cultures and religions. That’s how Adam Cabral, 25, a senior religious studies major, sees it, and learning about cultures through the religious...

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