Civic Engagement Events

National Parks: America's Best Idea

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

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"The National Parks: America's Best Idea" is CSUN's event to celebrate the National Park Services Centennial. This town-hall style event will feature several CSUN alumni, each of whom holds a prominent position in the National Parks system.  "There is a huge need in the national parks for diversity, and CSUN is well positioned to encourage students to consider careers in the national parks," said Mechelle Best, Chair of the Department of Recreation & Tourism Management. When: Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 6:30 P.M. Where: Johnson Auditorium in Jacaranda Hall. Seating is limited. RSVP by 5pm October 3.
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EOP Free Speech Event

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

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CSUN EOP invites you to celebrate and exercise your First Amendment right at its annual EOP Free Speech event, which will take place on Wednesday, October 26th at Matador Square from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Read more

2016 Elections: National and International Contexts

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 7:00pm

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Please join the Center for Southern California Studies for a very special evening as our distinguished panelists discuss the 2016 elections and their profound implications in both national and international contexts. As seating for this event is limited, we ask that you RSVP in advance. For more information and to register, please Read more

Metro’s Plan to Ease Traffic

Monday, May 16, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Oviatt Library

In March, Metro unveiled a draft expenditure plan as part of a possible November ballot measure that would fund a wide variety of transit and highway projects, roadway improvements and pedestrian and bike paths to be built over the next four decades. Read more

Porter Ranch Town Hall Meeting

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Porter Ranch Town Hall

Join us for a panel discussion covering the recent Porter Ranch Spill, the impact of environmental disasters on this year's election and the role policy and innovation will take in cleaning up our country.  Read more

Magaram Center Annual Public Policy Event

Monday, April 11, 2016 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

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Be a trusted advocate for nutrition and health policies to elevate the health of our nation! Learn About: Innovative food, nutrition and health policies affecting professionals and the public; how citizens, local health departments, community organizations, and policymakers collaborate to enhance our public's health; ways to take action and get involved in public policy.  Keynote Speaker:  Angla Tagtow, MS, RD, LD, Executive Director, USDA Center for Nutrition Policy & Promotion.
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