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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 Faculty & Staff

Campus Night Safety Walk, Nov. 14

Join the Public Safety Advisory Board, PPM, and Environmental Health and Safety in this important annual walk through campus.

The Must-Have Books in
Chicano/a Literature, Nov. 19

As part of the Personal Enrichment Series, join colleagues to discuss old and new classics and discover what should be on your reading list.

Supporting Employees with Disabilities:
The Accommodation Process, Nov. 21

Supervisory and managerial staff are invited to attend this interactive discussion presented by Human Resources and Equity and Diversity.


CSUN in the News

CSUN’s Mobile App Takes Center Stage

The Chronicle of Higher Education

CSUN Professor’s Work Part of Smithsonian Exhibit on American Art

The San Fernando Valley Sun

Women’s Volleyball Earns Top 25 Ranking


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