Dec. 1, 2015
Volume 3, Edition 16
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Movie Producer Michael Grillo Marvels in His Return to CSUN

CSUN alumnus Michael Grillo, executive producer of such films as Ant-Man and Captain America: The Winter Solider, recently returned to CSUN for the first time since graduating in 1971. The Marvel producer reflected on his career and how his alma mater set the stage for his success.

Native American dancers

CSUN Celebrates 32nd Annual Powwow

Native American singers, drummers and dancers put on a great show for attendees during one of CSUN’s most colorful and impressive annual events.

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Ashlee Guay and Camille Mahlknecht

Former CSUN Basketball Players Continue Careers in Europe

After leading the CSUN Women’s team to back-to-back Big West championships, Ashlee Guay and Camille Mahlknecht are teaming up again to play professional basketball for Rutronik Stars Keltern in Germany, while Janae Sharpe is playing for Olimpia Brasov in Romania.

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Upcoming Events


Season's Greetings.

CSUN Holiday Celebration

President Dianne F. Harrison and the Cabinet cordially invite you and a guest to the CSUN Holiday Celebration, featuring a showcase of CSUN Karaoke talent, dancing, hors d’ oeuvres and desserts, a special holiday photo booth and much more. To RSVP, please click here.


CSUN Symphony & Northridge Singers - John Roscigno & Paul Smith, directors

Wed, Dec. 2, 7:30 p.m.
The performance will include a collaboration of the University Orchestra, University Youth Philharmonic, Northridge Singers and a faculty and alum soloist.

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CSUN men’s basketball player

Men’s Basketball vs. Pepperdine

Sat, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m.
The Matadors look to catch the Waves on Youth Night, when kids age 17 and under receive $1 general admission.

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John Pizzarelli

John Pizzarelli: Dear Mr. Sinatra, A Swinging Centennial featuring Monica Mancini and Cheyenne Jackson at VPAC

Sat, Dec. 12, 8 p.m.
John Pizzarelli, a world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, teams up with Cheyenne Jackson, a multi-talented actor, singer and songwriter and performer Monica Mancini.

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Focus on Faculty & Staff


CSUN Rise: Maximizing the Identity System and Positioning Platform, Dec. 3

Join Marketing and Communications for a discussion about creatively deploying CSUN’s new identity suite and positioning platform and how departments throughout campus have effectively incorporated the message to positively impact the reputation and visibility of the university.

Smoking Cessation Informational, Dec. 3

Be ready to make that New Year’s resolution. Join us to learn about the resources available to help you achieve success in quitting smoking.

W-2 Form Mailing Address Update Information, Dec. 4

Verify that your mailing address on file is current by Dec. 4 to help ensure that your 2015 W-2 Form is mailed to the correct address.


CSUN in the News


CSUN Luxe Marketing Expert Wins Book Award in France

Los Angeles Daily News

CSUN Team Aims to Fight Valley Prostitution Through Urban Redesign

Los Angeles Daily News

Powwow Wows Crowd at CSUN

Los Angeles Daily News