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CSUN Team Studying Effects of Draining Owens Valley

September 28, 2015

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The Owens Valley is one of Los Angeles’ main water sources — pumping water to the region for the past 100 years. But at what cost to the valley’s people? A team of California State University, Northridge anthropology, botany and environmental science professors are studying the environmental and human impacts on Owens Valley plant life over the past 50 years. To learn more about the study, please visit CSUN today to Read more

Spring 2015 HIRI Research Fellowship Winners!

May 28, 2015

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Congratulations to Professors Craig Olwert, Urban Studies and Planning, Danielle Bram, Center for Geographical Studies and Jodi Constantine Brown, Department of Social Work. They are the 2015 HIRI Research Fellowship winners.

For more information about their projects and the next competition, please Read more

CSBS Faculty Win 2015 Distinguished Teaching Awards

May 7, 2015

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CSBS Professors Kenya Covington, Urban Studies and Holli Tonyan, Psychology have both been awarded the 2015 Distinguished Teaching, Counseling, or Librarianship Award.

Three awards are given each year to faculty with a record of superlative teaching, counseling or librarianship, and/or have developed and successfully utilized a major curriculum improvement project that advances teaching effectiveness at any educational level. Congratulations Professors Covington and Tonyan! Read more


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