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CSUN Magazine - Spring 2016

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Eva Longoria portrait

ALL ABOUT EVA

THE HOLLYWOOD ISSUE Eva Longoria and her fellow alumni lead the Matador charge in Hollywood.

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FEATURED ARTICLES

Donald Petrie

Calling the Shots



"The best filmmakers are people who have something to say — those who merely focus on film can only regurgitate other film”
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matadors in hollywood

Matadors in Hollywood



CSUN alumni play strong roles in Tinseltown, from the large and small screens to the corporate office. Here is just a taste of the thousands of alumni making magic happen.
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shot from star trek film

Matador Movies



In the land of make-believe — Hollywood and the many multinational corporations that now comprise it — CSUN has become a go-to destination for film productions that want to get a wide range of locales and shots in one place.
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CTVA Faculty

Hollywood Foreign Press Association awards CSUN landmark grant



The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has awarded CSUN $2 million to support students and enhance technology in the school’s acclaimed Department of Cinema and Television Arts.
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Treshelle Edmond

Treshelle Edmond 
lights up Broadway



CSUN has produced many entertainers who fill the airwaves and streaming services with content. Treshelle Edmond is one of those proud Matadors, but her story is a little different.
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Prof. Kelber

Biology prof paves 
way for future breast cancer treatments



CSUN biology professor Jonathan Kelber and a team of nine students are leading the pack in breast cancer research by identifying a critical cancer “support wall” gene called PEAK1.
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professor Ben Yaspelkis and biology professor Randy Cohen

Rat Race



Kinesiology professor Ben Yaspelkis and biology professor Randy Cohen examined how exercise affects two different areas when it comes to the health of mammals as a whole – including humans.
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special olympics

Athletes hosted by CSUN in preparation for the 2015 Special Olympics in LA



On July 24, the CSUN family, including student-
athletes, Olympians and university mascot Matty the Matador, sent off nearly 500 athletes from around the world to compete in the 2015 Special Olympics World Games.
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Letter from the President

 

NEWS


Campus Art 
Galleries 
Host Marvel Comics Legend

Hollywood Foreign Press Association awards CSUN landmark grant

Treshelle Edmond 
lights up Broadway

Biology prof paves 
way for future breast cancer treatments

Material World

Rat Race

Athletes hosted by CSUN in preparation for the 2015 Special Olympics in LA

New Oasis Wellness Center opens at University Student Union to rave reviews

On Campus: Linda Ronstadt

On Campus: Jeph Loeb

On Campus: Diavolo

CSUN partner LACI Ranked No. 3 in the world

CSUN Honored for leadership, Contributions to LA

Music school ranked as one 
of world’s best

Family Justice Center opens, with pledges to curtail violence

KCSN 88.5-FM establishes Studio and Performance Venue at the Village at Westfield Topanga

Prof receives $1.3 million NASA grant to study possible link to ET life

Annenberg Foundation grant to csun helps support diversity in biomedical 
research careers

 

ALUMNI NEWS


Shellie Hadvina takes the helm

Alumni gather for jazzy night at the Hollywood Bowl

Alumni network at Santa Monica Mega Mixer

Honey, Andy Grammer is good

News anchor Joey Buttitta wins “The Amazing Race”

A Year of Recognition

The Torchbearer

 

ATHLETICS


The Score

A Bigger, Badder Matadome

 

ALUMNI NOTES


Raising the Bar

CSUN Luminaries Remembered

Shane Frehlich: Friend and Colleague

Alumni Notes: 1960s

Alumni Notes: 1970s

Alumni Notes: 1980s

Alumni Notes: 1990s

Alumni Notes: 2000s

Alumni Notes: 2010s

In Memoriam

Matador Milestones

Published

GIVING


Giving: Charles and Lisa Noski

Paying It Forward: Bryant Tran

Bed of Roses