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COC, CSUN Students to Provide Free Tax Preparation

College of the Canyons and California State University, Northridge business accounting students are participating in the federal government’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, or VITA, clinic, providing free tax preparation and filing for low-to-moderate-income taxpayers. -- SCV News

Departing conductor says he’ll miss watching players grow up

Roscigno first worked with the TO Phil in 2010 as a guest conductor and was later named conductor and music director. He decided to submit his resignation after being elevated to the position of music department chair at Cal State Northridge. -- Thousand Oaks Acorn

Northridge Multifamily Complex Acquired for $14.9 Million

“Champion was attracted to this community because of its proximity to California State University – Northridge, which has the largest undergraduate population of the 23-campus Cal State University System,” said Champion Real Estate Company Senior Vice President Garrett Champion. “CSUN has transformed from a commuter school to a traditional university with students seeking a correlative lifestyle reflecting that change, which includes campus-adjacent housing.” -- San Fernando Valley Business Journal

An Intelligent Argument on Race?

In their journal note, editors Cees van Leeuwen, professor of psychology and education sciences at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium, and Mitchell Herschbach, lecturer in philosophy at California State University at Northridge, responded at length to the three main criticisms they foresaw: Cofnas’s hereditarian stance that IQ differences between racial groups may be the result of genetics; his flying leap of an assumption that neuroscience and genetics will be unified within “several years”; and his inclusion of highly contested empirical evidence on race and intelligence -- including the work of Charles Murray, co-author of The Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life. -- Inside Higher Ed

Guest column Josh Stearns: Why the ‘Vecinos/Neighbors’ archive in Holyoke is important

“There is limited archiving of Spanish-language media in almost any format,” wrote California State University Northridge professor Jessica Retis, who authored the report. This puts Latino media “at a disadvantage in terms of not only research but also the ability of journalists and audiences to return to stories for follow-up.” -- Daily Hampshire Gazette

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Jan. 23-30

Cirque Éloize: The Quebec-based circus troupe perform “Hotel,” with acrobatics, aerial stunts and juggling accompanied by their own musicians, 8 p.m. Jan. 25; 3 p.m. Jan. 26. Tickets $36 and up. The Soraya at Cal State Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St. 818-677-3000. www.thesoraya.org/calendar/details/cirque-eloize -- Los Angeles Daily News

MLK Day Keynote Speaker Calls Trump ‘Tyrant Number One’

Lawson, now a professor at Cal State Northridge, first met King in 1957, having spent the previous five years studying nonviolent protests from Chicago to South Africa. Lawson would quickly emerge as one of King’s key strategic co-conspirators when it came to bus boycotts, sit-ins, and freedom rides in the subsequent years. -- Santa Barbara Independent

Champion Buys Northridge Apartments for $15M

Champion was attracted to this community because of its proximity to California State University, Northridge…” said Garrett Champion, SVP with Champion. -- Connect Media

"Giselle" at The Soraya

Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8448 -- NoHo Arts District

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