May 28, 2020
Volume 5, Edition 24
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The Inspiring Journeys of CSUN’s Newest Graduates

This May, more than 11,700 students were eligible to graduate, celebrating the completion of a major milestone in their educational journeys. Each student’s experience is unique. CSUN helped them find their voices, discover their passions, and realize what kinds of people they want to be. Here are some of their stories.


Cheers to the Class of 2019-2020!

With an in-person commencement delayed, the campus community came together online to celebrate the Class of 2019-2020. The university honored its graduates with a “Cheers to the Class of 2019-2020” virtual celebration, and dozens of seniors shared photos of themselves in caps, gowns and sashes — many of which are included here.

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A CSUN student with flowers and balloons and banners to celebrate commencement.

Safe at Home, Graduation Parties Commence

Stay-at-home orders didn’t stop CSUN’s newest alumni from celebrating their big accomplishments at home with cake, flowers and balloons — and plenty of pride. One senior’s family even built a mini facade of the CSUN Library in their backyard, so they could hold their own ceremony at home.

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Focus on Students


The L.A. Economy in the ‘New Normal,’ with LAEDC, June 2

Register for this webinar presented by Stephen Cheung, executive vice president of the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation and the president of World Trade Center Los Angeles. The discussion will include the pandemic’s economic impact, resources for businesses and individuals, and Q&A time.

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There’s Still Time to Register for CSUN Summer Classes

Choose from more than 600 classes offered during three separate sessions. The deadline to register for the first two sessions, which started this week, is June 5. The third session begins July 8.

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Fall 2020 Registration

Fall Registration-by-Appointment begins in June. Make an appointment with your advisor now!

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Fall 2020 Graduate/Credential Admissions

Fall 2020 application deadlines for many graduate programs have been extended. This is a good time to consider graduate study or a teaching credential.

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Summer Training Helps Faculty Offer Engaging, Accessible Fall Courses

This summer, CSUN faculty members are taking the opportunity to better understand the most effective ways to provide students with a rich online learning experience. CSUN is offering numerous training courses to help professors take their remote instruction to the next level, helping ensure that students receive an engaging education this fall.

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Music Legend Joe Walsh Brings ‘Old-Fashioned Rock ’n’ Roll Radio’ to 88.5-FM

After the pandemic grounded his summer tour with the Eagles, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Joe Walsh offered to host his own weekly radio show on CSUN and Saddleback College’s public, member-supported 88.5-FM, Southern California’s leading Triple-A (adult album alternative) format station.

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