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Dec. 9, 2014
Volume 2, Edition 17
Marlee Matlin, President Dianne F. Harrison and Roz Rosen

NCOD Celebrates 50 Years of Exemplary Work

Thanks to the vision and the leadership of the National Center on Deafness, CSUN’s program is one of the largest of its kind in the western United States and a model of excellence regionally, nationally and internationally. The 50th anniversary celebration culminated in a recent gala that drew luminaries such as Academy award-winning actress Marlee Matlin, pictured above on the left. Read more about the NCOD.

President Dianne F. Harrison
CSUN President Takes Part in White House Event on College Accessibility, Completion
CSUN President Dianne F. Harrison joined President Obama, the First Lady and other higher education leaders to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college. Read more about event.
Vickie Jensen, Mary Pardo and Carol Kelly
CSUN Celebrates Mentors for Exceptional Work with Students
Four extraordinary faculty and staff members at CSUN received the Don Dorsey Excellence in Mentoring Award for going above and beyond their jobs to serve students in any way possible. Read more about the mentors.
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Upcoming Events

The Charlie Daniels Band

The Charlie Daniels Band at VPAC

Sun., Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m.

The award-winning band plays a unique mix of country and Southern rock. Read More

Men’s Basketball player

Men’s Basketball vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

Sat., Dec. 20, 7 p.m.

The Islanders come west to face the Matadors. Read More

flyer advertising event

18th Annual High School Student Art Invitational

Mon., Jan. 12, noon

Exhibit showcases local student work. Read More


Focus on Faculty & Staff

FYI: Faculty and Staff News

For Your Information this week features information on opportunities for women in leadership, a workshop to help individuals deal with holiday stress, and tips on how to avoid slips, trips and falls.

Matador Holiday Kiosk Returns to Mall

A variety of CSUN gear is again available at the Northridge Fashion Center, just in time for holiday shopping.

Faculty Retreat: CSUN Celebrating Diversity, Jan. 12

This year’s Faculty Retreat will focus on sharing research and expertise across diverse arenas in education, including innovative and creative teaching, promotion of civic engagement and innovation in information literacy.


CSUN in the News

CSUN Alumnus Advises Tiger Woods on Golf Swing

New York Times

L.A. City Council Marks 30th Anniversary of ‘The Karate Kid’, Which Was Filmed at CSUN

NBC Los Angeles

CSUN Students Critique Alcohol Industry


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