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Nov. 12, 2013
Volume 1, Edition 3
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First CSUN Professor Appointed to CSU Board of Trustees

Steven Stepanek, chair of the Department of Computer Science and faculty president, will represent faculty interests on the 25-member board responsible for the oversight of the 23-campus CSU system. He will join CSUN senior Talar Alexanian, who was appointed to the board in July. Read more about the appointment.

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CSUN’s Brown Center Celebrates 10 Years of
Impacting Lives

More than 200 community members attended the 10th anniversary celebration of the 18,400-square-foot facility, which provides water-based therapeutic exercise programs that give participants freedom of movement with little or no pain. Read more about the celebration.
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Students, Faculty Reach for the Stars with
NASA Grant

One of only 13 university teams selected by NASA, CSUN faculty and students will construct a shoe-box-size satellite that will launch into low earth orbit carrying an experimental payload from Pasadena’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Read more about the project.
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Upcoming Events

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In Protest: The Shifting Paradigms of Collective
Social Action

Through Fri., July 25
In the Tseng Gallery,
Oviatt Library. Read More
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Women’s Volleyball
vs. Cal Poly

Thu., Nov. 14, 7 p.m.
Cheer on the Matadors!
Read More
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Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra
Thu., Nov. 21, 8 p.m.
Performing songs from Broadway to the silver screen. Read More

Focus on Alumni & Community

Alumni Panel Examines the Business of Athletics, Nov. 21

Gain an insider perspective, ranging from facilities to marketing to sports management.

Beloved CSUN Swimming Coach Remembered

Friends and former students and colleagues held a tribute on campus for the late Pete Accardy, who served as CSUN swimming coach for 24 years.

Alumni and Students Receive Year-Long China Study Abroad Awards

The China Scholarship Council, funded by the Chinese government, awarded seven CSUN students and alumni full tuition and living expenses to study in China for a year.


CSUN in the News

New Era for Reggie Theus at CSUN

CSUN’s Mobile App Takes Center Stage

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Women’s Volleyball Earns Top 25 Ranking


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