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Jan. 28, 2014
Volume 1, Edition 10

Math professor Maria D’Orsogna

Professor Leads Fight to Save Italian Coastline

CSUN math professor Maria D’Orsogna recently led a successful fight against proposed off-shore drilling near Abruzzo, Italy, where she spent her youth. She now draws on her story to inspire students to take action in causes meaningful to them. Read more about D’Orsogna’s fight.

Dr. Blenda J. Wilson
Event will Dedicate Courtyard in Honor of Former President Blenda Wilson
CSUN will dedicate a courtyard to honor the legacy of former President Blenda J. Wilson on Friday, Jan. 31. Read more about the event.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis
Former Governors to Share Insights Into the Challenges of Public Office
Former Hawaii Gov. Linda Lingle, a CSUN alumna, and former Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis will discuss politics, policy and governance during a special presentation. Read more about free event.
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Upcoming Events

CSUN Cinematheque: Aparajito
CSUN Cinematheque: Aparajito (The Unvanquished)
Thu., Jan. 30, 7 p.m.
Satyajit Ray retrospective. Read More
Bill T. Jones/ Arnie Zane Dance Company Live at VPAC
Bill T. Jones/ Arnie Zane Dance Company
Sat., Feb. 1, 8 p.m.
An evening of movement and music. Read More
Women's Basketball
Women’s Basketball vs. Hawaii
Sat., Feb. 1, 4 p.m.
Wear Red! Be Loud! Stand with the Matadors. Read More

Focus on Faculty & Staff

Tricks of the Trade: Strategies for Archiving your Photos, Jan. 31

Join faculty from CSUN’s Department of Art for professional tips on how best to organize and archive your digital photos.

Fee Waiver Workshop, Feb. 5

Come learn about this valuable CSU/CSUN benefit. Find out who is eligible, how to apply and how the process works. The deadline to apply for participation in the Fee Waiver Program for fall 2014 is April 18.

President Challenges Faculty to Incorporate Community Engagement in Curriculum

President Dianne F. Harrison encouraged faculty to use community engagement or service learning as a way to increase student engagement, learning, retention rates and the likelihood of graduation.


CSUN in the News

Political Leaders Mark 20th Anniversary of Northridge Earthquake at CSUN

Los Angeles Times

Alumnus Heads Nation’s Largest Trial Court

Metropolitan News-Enterprise

CSUN lecturer Saba Soomekh talks about Persian Jews



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