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Readers: Say “YES!” to the Dress in Luann Comic Strip

Growing up in Los Angeles, Evans attended California State University-Northridge. After graduating, he worked as a high school art teacher in El Centro, California. He married his wife, Betty, and they taught in Australia, then spent some time traveling through Asia and the Middle East before finally settling back in the United States and starting a family. Since 2012, Greg’s daughter, Karen, has collaborated with him on the writing of the strip. Evans currently resides in San Diego. -- Universal Uclick

Learn, Then Earn: 9 Colleges With The Best Return on Investment

Cal State Northridge is one of dozens of schools in the California university system but is the one that will deliver the most for your money. The cost to attend is $47,000, and five-year cumulative earnings are $565,000 for an ROI of 1,099%. -- The Cheat Sheet

Datebook: Toba Khedoori's enigmatic drawings, games about capitalism, art about the California coast

“Karla Klarin: Subdividing the LAndscape,” at CSUN Art Galleries. The San Fernando Valley-raised artist examines some of our city’s more quotidian landscapes in a series of painted works that take sprawl and the suburban as points of inspiration. But don’t expect the cookie cutter: Klarin’s works have a way of capturing grit. Through Oct. 8. A reception will be held Saturday at 4 p.m.; an artist talk will take place Monday at 10 a.m. Cal State Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge, -- Los Angeles Times

Providence Tarzana hospital administrator wins prestigious Fernando Award

“I believe that all of us here in this room tonight have skills and characteristics and talents that we can give back to the community,” said financial advisor Dennis De Young, nominated by Cal State Northridge and local 4-H programs, in a video. “I believe that it’s imperative, it’s important, that we give back to the community in any way we can. -- Los Angeles Daily News

National Science Foundation Funds New Macrosystems Biology Research

2016 MacroSystems Biology and Early NEON Science Projects Jennifer Cotton, California State University, Northridge: RUI/Collaborative Research: MSB-ECA: Mice-o-scapes: Using isotopes to understand the effect of climate and landscape change on small mammal ecology over the past 100 years -- InfoZine

CSUN to Host Prominent Independent Entrepreneurship Conference

California State University, Northridge’s David Nazarian College of Business and Economics was selected to host the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) National Conference in January 2018. --