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Here Are the Candidates Who Have Pulled Papers So Far for Pasadena’s 2017 Elections

Phelps is a member of the founding staff of Learning Works Charter School in Pasadena and has taught 18 years part-time in astronomy, physics and math at Citrus Community College, Mt. San Antonio College, Chaffey College and the University of La Verne. He has also taught statistics, research methods, data analysis, assessment and evaluation courses at Cal State L. A.’s College of Education and supervised teaching credential candidates for Cal State Northridge. -- Pasadena Now

The Environmental Legacy of Fran Pavley

Pavley is a dedicated environmentalist who holds a Master’s degree in environmental planning from California State University, Northridge, but her goal wasn’t to make climate change and environmental preservation history. At least, not in the beginning. Instead, she taught middle school for 28 years before entering the political spotlight during the cityhood campaign in Agoura Hills. She ran on the promise of reining in unregulated and irresponsible high-density development and was the top vote-getter, beating out developer-backed candidates to become the newly incorporated town’s first mayor. -- Topanga Messenger

Rebecca Gomez exhibit opening at The C Gallery

Gomez studied at Chouinard Art Institute, Moorpark College, Cal State Northridge and UCLA. After a career in graphic arts and marketing, she decided to pursue a career in fine arts. -- Santa Maria Times

Serj Tankian Releases Orchestra Performance Video

(Metal Hammer) Serj Tankian has released a video showing him performing his track Empty Walls with a full orchestra. The System Of A Down frontman performed two sold-out shows with the California State University Northridge (CSUN) Symphony at the Valley Performing Arts Center in Los Angeles last week. -- AntiMusic

The Camarillo Chamber of Commerce and St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital Announce the Second Annual Startup Weekend Ventura County

The County of Ventura, City of Camarillo, and a host of other public sector agencies are contributing their expertise to this event. Eleven CEO’s from companies in Ventura County will provide financial support and serve as mentors and judges. The School of Engineering from California State University Northridge (CSUN), California State University Channel Islands (CSUCI), The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), and California Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo will be represented at Startup Weekend Ventura County as well as the Business Schools from California Lutheran University (CLU) and CSUCI. -- Bus Byway

Stanford beats CS Northridge in Jerod Haase's home debut

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Reid Travis scored 15 of his 19 points in the first half and Stanford made coach Jerod Haase a winner in his home debut with a 96-69 victory over Cal State Northridge on Tuesday night. -- The Southern Illinoisan