University Advancement

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Latino student group celebrates first graduation

Cruz is Cal State Northridge bound, currently Undeclared but hoping to soon change assign Health Science as his major. A son of Latino immigrants, Cruz said he initially joined PEMA to stay close to his roots. He says PEMA helped him to improved himself, his grades and his life. -- Santa Monica Daily Press

SoCalGas gives more than $230,000 in scholarships to 68 students

Kimberly Miranda-Reyes, a recent graduate from San Fernando High School, will attend Cal State Northridge to major in mechanical engineering. “This scholarship provides me with the opportunity to lift my family socioeconomically, and it allows me to show my dad, who raised my siblings and I, that his efforts made a meaningful difference,” said Miranda-Reyes. -- Orange County Breeze

Former L.A. Journalist, Activist Raul Ruiz Dead at 78

Activist, journalist and former Cal State Northridge professor Raul Ruiz, who was the top editor at the now-defunct La Raza publication in the 1970s, has died at the age of 78, according to multiple reports. -- MyNewsLA

Community meetings in the San Fernando Valley, June 17-24

Newport ’69 Pop Festival at Devonshire Downs – Request for Artifacts: The Museum of the San Fernando Valley is asking for artifacts from the event that took place at San Fernando Valley State College, now Cal State Northridge, including photographs or videos plus stories from those who attended. These memories and memorabilia are for a future exhibit and a possible concert. Contact the museum’s vice president Jackie Langa: or leave a message at the museum, 818-347-9665. The Museum of the San Fernando Valley, 18860 Nordhoff St., Suite 204, Northridge. -- Los Angeles Daily News