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Startup Mantra: Upskilling for digital world

Andre says, “I have coached and trained people, deployed projects and worked on different technologies. I did my PhD in data science and analytics from California State University, Northridge and PhD in AI from Florida University. I always wanted to explore different tracks and hence learned new things. I lost my father in 2017 and thereafter two years period was a low for me. As the pandemic raged the world over, I thought of starting my new venture in March 2020.” -- The Hindustan Times

Envision unveils AI-powered smart glasses for blind and visually impaired

Showcased at a recent conference held at California State University, Northridge, the Envision Glasses uses AI to extract different kinds of information from images and then speak the images out loud, enabling blind and low-vision users to read documents at work, recognize their friends, find personal belongings at home, use public transportation, and generally enjoy greater freedom, independence and understanding of the world around them. -- Inceptive Mind

Election 2022: This San Fernando Valley state senate district is poised for a fresh face

She enlisted in the Marines, but under “don’t ask don’t tell” was forced to conceal her relationship with her girlfriend. She became an EMT, graduated from CSUN, and got her master’s degree at UCLA in social welfare — while working in mayor of L.A.’s Gender Equity Office. She became a field deputy for L.A. City Councilwoman Nury Martinez and an East Valley representative for Mayor Eric Garcetti. - Los Angeles Daily News

Laurent Departs CSU to Retire in New Orleans

Dr. Laurent has been both a licensed marital family therapist and a licensed psychologist in the L.A. area for over 30 years. Within those 30 years, he has served as a tenured professor at CSU-Northridge and CSU-Dominguez Hills. -- Los Angeles Sentinel