Memorial Day Observance
University offices will be closed in observance of the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 27. The Department of Police Services will be staffed during the closure and can be reached at (818) 677-2111. In observance of the holiday, the U.S. flag at the Oviatt Library will be flown at half-staff from sunrise to noon, in accordance with the flag code for the holiday.
Officials with CSUN’s Mitchell Family Counseling Clinic and Family Focus Resource Center will be working closely with the staff at The Ed Asner Family Center to train therapists who have the skills to work with individuals on the autism spectrum and their families. Continue reading about the Ed Asner Family Center.
In the hub of creativity and innovation that is Los Angeles, tech is life. That reality is ever-present on college campuses, and CSUN is one of the best at harnessing and sharing the latest and greatest in technology to foster student and faculty success. Continue reading about the CSUN Technology Fair.
Dave Moon ’89 (Graphic Design), a CSUN alumnus and professor of Design Strategy For Effective Branding in CSUN’s Mike Curb College of Arts, Media, and Communication, has made a career in art through business. He wants to encourage CSUN art students to see that talents in painting, sculpting, designing graphics, writing or creating music have entrepreneurial value. Continue reading about the ARTpreneur Scholarship.
Every year, California State University, Northridge staff and faculty choose a Freshman Common Read that encapsulates the current cultural climate, to inspire and encourage students to engage in meaningful and moving conversations. For the 2019-20 academic year, CSUN officials are inviting members of the campus community to discuss “The Far Away Brothers,” a book that explores two brothers’ tumultuous journey to America from El Salvador. Continue reading about the 11th Annual Freshman Common Read.
In what’s billed as the “biggest orange harvest in Los Angeles,” volunteers this past weekend harvested oranges from California State University, Northridge’s Orange Grove to help fight hunger in the community. CSUN Institute for Sustainability and Food Forward collected dozens of boxes of oranges to donate to local hunger relief organizations, including CSUN’s own Food Pantry. Continue reading about The Giving Trees.