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Nathan O. Freedman Award winner Jake Reschke. Photo by Lee Choo.Mathematics Major Receives Top Graduate Student Award

When Jake Reschke ’14 (Physics) was in high school, he didn’t even like math. The first-generation college student from the northeast San Fernando Valley community of Sunland-Tujunga — now a graduate student at California State University, Northridge — was a “decent” student but unfocused. Continue reading about the top graduate student award.

Holli TonyanCSUN Faculty’s Research in Family Child Care Reveals Financial Struggle Among Providers Despite High Professional Value

Thousands of parents in California rely on the more than 30,000 licensed family child care homes in the state to take care of their children during and after daytime work hours. Continue reading about Holli Tonyan.

CSUN anthropology professor Hélène Rougier (center) identifies human skeletal remains among the collections from the Goyet cave in Belgium with colleagues from her project team, paleoanthropologist Dr. Isabelle Crevecoeur from Bordeaux University (right) and archeozoologist Cédric Beauval from Archéosphère in France (left). Photo courtesy of Hélène Rougher.CSUN Anthropology Professor Explores Origins of Ice Age Europeans

California State University, Northridge associate anthropology professor Hélène Rougier has embarked on a mission with an international team of fellow scientists to answer questions of epic prehistoric proportions — where did the early Europeans come from and how did they get there? Continue reading about origins of Ice Age.

CSUN’s Vanessa Andrade, the Tseng College’s associate director of international programs and partnerships, accepts the 2016 Export Achievement Award at the World Trade Week Kickoff Breakfast. From left: World Trade Week Chair Anthony Pirozzi, Tseng College’s Vanessa Andrade, World Trade Week Awards Committee Chair Julie Anne Hennessy and Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce President Gary Toebben. Photo provided by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. CSUN’s Tseng College Honored with Prestigious World Trade Week Export Achievement Award

California State University, Northridge’s Tseng College, one of the largest providers of English-language and college-preparation instruction for international students in the United States, received the 2016 Export Achievement Award at the World Trade Week Kickoff Breakfast on May 3. Continue reading about the award.

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