Aug. 30, 2016
Volume 2, Edition 3
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President Harrison Starts the Engine on New Academic Year

Before the Fall 2016 semester got underway, CSUN President Dianne F. Harrison took a look back at some of the best accomplishments from the 2015-16 academic year and looked ahead to more success in the coming year.

Katie LaRue

Campus Care Advocate Supports CSUN Community

CSUN’s first Campus Care Advocate, Katie LaRue, is starting her second full academic year as a resource for CSUN students, faculty and staff. LaRue’s private office is located in the Klotz Student Health Center, where she already has assisted survivors of sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking.

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UNAM Students Study Film and English at CSUN

This summer, CSUN hosted 40 students for a three-week intensive program in film and a four-week English class as part of its partnership with the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, the largest university in Latin America.

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Upcoming Events

movie fest

Movie Fest — Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Thu, Sept. 1, 7 p.m.
The summer’s weekly movie fest concludes with the latest edition of the classic space saga. Food trucks will be available to attendees at 5:30 p.m.

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CSUN women's soccer

Women’s Soccer vs. Ball State

Fri., Sept. 2, 7 p.m.
The soccer season is now in full swing, so head to the Matador Soccer Field and watch the women’s team in action. Students get in free with their CSUN ID.

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Dear World at VPAC

Tyne Daly in Jerry Herman’s DEAR WORLD at VPAC

Fri, Sept. 30, 8 p.m.
Tony and Emmy-winning actress Tyne Daly steps into the role of mad Countess Aurelia in Jerry Herman’s musical DEAR WORLD.

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Focus on Students


Matafest 2016, Aug. 31

Kick off the start of the new semester by attending Matafest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the USU, Plaza del Sol. Free food and live entertainment will be provided, as well as a raffle to win cool prizes.

Free Games Day at the Games Room, Sept. 1

Relieve any of your stress by heading to the USU, Games Room for free billiards, table tennis and video games all day.

Games Room Billiards Tournament, Sept. 6

Chalk up your cue stick and rack ’em up for our 9-ball billiards tournaments this semester at the Games Room. The winner of each tournament will receive a new two-piece pool cue and case. The tournament starts at 4 p.m.


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Metro U-Pass Available for Easier Commute to Campus


Welcome Back Matadors!


The 2015-2016 Year in Review at CSUN