Aug. 19, 2020
Volume 8, Edition 1
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CSUN Taps Creativity to Launch Historic Fall Semester

Most CSUN students won’t be on campus during a primarily virtual fall semester, but their professors are working hard to bring engaging experiences to them. Innovative lessons include video game-like simulated biology labs, at-home engineering kits, and one of the world’s first animated operas.


For Those Few Coming to Campus, CSUN Adopts New Cleaning and Safety Measures

To help ensure the health and safety of the small number of students in classes who will conduct activities on CSUN’s campus — and the small percentage of employees who work on-site — the university has instituted a system of safety protocols and cleaning procedures that help minimize the risks.

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U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris with her husband, CSUN alum Douglas Emhoff.

CSUN Alum Could Be America’s First ‘Second Gentleman’

Douglas Emhoff ’87, a partner in global law firm DLA Piper, is the newest potential “Second Gentleman” of the United States. He’s married to U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, who is running for vice president alongside Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Emhoff and Harris are longtime philanthropic supporters of CSUN.

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Focus on Faculty & Staff


Help Students Get Career Advice Through ‘Ask A Matador’ Mentoring Platform

Please encourage your students to get career advice through the Ask A Matador mentoring platform. Ask A Matador invites students to ask questions of experienced professionals and helps them make connections with alumni in their industry.

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