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Ever Wondered About What Level Of Education These 22 Celebrity Moms Achieved?

Eva Longoria is a Texas girl through and through. She attended Texas A&M University, where she got her bachelor’s in Kinesiology. In 2013, she received her master’s from California State University, Northridge in Chicano Studies. Her thesis was titled, Success STEMS From Diversity: The Value of Latinas in STEM Careers. -- Little Things

Castaic Union School District Selects New Director of Student Support Services

Nicole completed her Bachelor’s Degree at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and earned her Education Specialist Credential at California State University, Northridge. In 2016, Nicole decided to further her education and returned to UCLA to complete her Master’s in Education in conjunction with her administrative credential. -- KHTS

Patrick Bass Working Towards Ph.D. on Language Deprivation for Deaf Children of Hearing Families

Patrick Bass is a passionate and seasoned educator with over 27 years of teaching experience in deaf education. He is heavily involved in ASL evaluations and mentoring young deaf students. He was an ASL faculty associate with the College of Health Solutions and taught at Arizona State University for ASL I and II in 2019-2020. He also taught ASL level 1, 2, 3, and 4 at a public high school. Mr. Bass holds a B.S. in Business Administration/Accounting from California State University — Northridge. He received his Master’s in Special Education in Deaf/Hard of Hearing from CSU — Northridge. He also has certifications and is fully licensed in American Sign Language. He is part of the American Sign Language Teachers Association and the American Sign Language Round Table. Currently, he is working on his EdD (PhD) Degree in Organizational Leadership with emphasis in Higher Education from Grand Canyon University. -- EIN

Alum PHILIP ARTHUR ICARDO has died

Philip Arthur Icardo passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2020 in Bakersfield, CA. Born on December 23, 1949. Phil grew up in the San Fernando Valley. He graduated from Notre Dame High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Cal State Northridge. -- The Bakersfield Californian

How to get out of your student housing lease

Several colleges are allowing students to cancel on-campus housing contracts — but they differ on deadlines, refund policies and penalty fees. Cal State Northridge and Cal State Los Angeles offer refunds up to to the start of the fall semester. UCLA’s cutoff for refunds is when the contract’s term begins. USC students must cancel before July 15. UC Irvine recently modified its policy to allow students to cancel before Sept. 1 for a full refund. Cal State Long Beach imposes a fee on cancellations less than 30 days before the contract begins, as well as a service fee of $275 no matter when the contract is canceled. -- Los Angeles Times

How to get out of your student housing lease

Several colleges are allowing students to cancel on-campus housing contracts — but they differ on deadlines, refund policies and penalty fees. Cal State Northridge and Cal State Los Angeles offer refunds up to to the start of the fall semester. UCLA's cutoff for refunds is when the contract's term begins. USC students must cancel before July 15. UC Irvine recently modified its policy to allow students to cancel before Sept. 1 for a full refund. Cal State Long Beach imposes a fee on cancellations less than 30 days before the contract begins, as well as a service fee of $275 no matter when the contract is canceled. -- Yahoo! Finance

Back Workouts: The Quickest Way to a Strong, Sculpted Back

“When you are talking about general fitness and bodybuilding, you need to focus on technique first,” says Scott Marshall, CSCS, MS, owner of Muscle Underground Strength & Conditioning Center in Chatsworth, Calif. and former coach at California Lutheran University and California State University at Northridge. “If your form is off and you’re jerking through a movement, deadlifting 315 pounds is not going to grow your back faster than deadlifting 250 pounds.” -- internewscast

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