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Nov. 26, 2013
Volume 1, Edition 5
CSUN President Dianne F. Harrison signing an agreement with the Dean and Chief Executive Officer of Southwestern Law School

Southwestern Law School and CSUN Team Up for Joint Degree Program

Beginning in the fall of 2014, CSUN students will be able to enroll in an accelerated multiple-degree program through which students can earn both their Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctor degrees in six years, rather than the usual seven. Read more about the new program.

Soft corals off the island of St. John
Professor Investigates Why Some Corals Are Thriving During Global Warming
Marine biology professor Peter Edmunds received a nearly $1 million three-year grant from the National Science Foundation to investigate why soft corals seem to be thriving while others are are dying. Read more about the coral research.
Members of Unified We Serve pose with food items on the steps of the Delmar T. Oviatt Library
CSUN Helps Needy with Holiday Food and Clothing Drive
Students, faculty and staff at CSUN donated more than 10,000 food and clothing items to the largest poverty agency in the San Fernando Valley.
Read more about the drive
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Upcoming Events

Female Matador basketball player dribbling ball past a defender
Women’s Basketball vs.
Santa Clara

Fri., Nov. 29, 7:15 p.m.
Thanksgiving tournament! Read More
An American Indian dancer
CSUN’s 30th Annual Powwow
Sat., Nov. 30, 10 a.m.
Free and open to the public. Read More
Brian Stokes Mitchell
Brian Stokes Mitchell
Sat., Dec. 7, 8 p.m.
Songs from the artist’s rich repertoire. Read More

Focus on Faculty & Staff

Learn How You Too Can Support Our Student Veterans

If you are a veteran or just interested in supporting our students, read more on how small actions on your part can support our student veterans.

Annual Maximum Vacation Balance Cap Reminder

As we approach the end of the calendar year, staff and faculty who earn vacation are encouraged to review their vacation balances and plan appropriately.

December Payroll Distribution

For employees not using direct deposit, December pay warrants will be distributed in the lobby of Bayramian Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 31. A form must be completed and delivered to University Cash Services by Dec. 18.


CSUN in the News

Future-ready with Pop-Up Newsroom; CSUN Journalism Students Are Part of Effort

The Hindu - India

CSUN Professor Emeritus Julian Nava Is Honorary Chair of Latino Education Summit

Riverside Press-Enterprise

CSUN Among 20 Most Impressive College Gyms and Student Recreation Centers

Best Values School


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