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For A More Diverse Oscars, Hollywood Must Go Back To High School

The program at Washington Prep helped the now 19-year-old Mariah Green land an internship at CBS, where she shadowed sitcom writers. Without the mentorship from Mowat and the other professionals, she says there‘s almost no way she would be at Cal State Northridge, where she has founded a student production company. -- Spring Hill Insider

Rude paper reviews are pervasive and sometimes harmful, study finds

What wasn’t equal was the toll these reviews took on the respondents. White men reported being “the least impacted by the unprofessional peer reviews,” says co–lead author Nyssa Silbiger, an ecologist at California State University in Northridge. But women, nonbinary individuals, and people of color all were more likely to report that unprofessional reviews increased feelings of self-doubt and harmed their scientific productivity. People of color were also more likely to say the reviews delayed their career advancement. -- Science Magazine

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, greater LA area, Dec. 13-2

The Soraya at Cal State Northridge: Nochebuena: Eugenia León, Ballet Folklórico de Los Ángeles and Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuellar, 3 and 8 p.m. Dec. 14 ($34 and up); Voctave – The Spirit of the Season, 3 p.m. Dec. 15 ($36 and up). 18111 Nordhoff St. 818-677-3000. -- Los Angeles Daily News

College earns high marks for closing the gap

Moorpark College recently received the 2019 Examples of Excelencia award for its partnership with Cal State Northridge and three community colleges to close the achievement gap for Latino and low-income students. -- Thousand Oaks Acorn

North Dakota State beats CSU Northridge 71-62

NORTHRIDGE, Calif. (AP) — Vinnie Shahid scored a career-high 30 points and grabbed six rebounds as North Dakota State beat CSU Northridge 71-62 on Wednesday night. -- USA Today