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December 14, 2018

CSUN Takes Home Two Awards from the 2018 UEDA Summit

California State University, Northridge brought home two awards from the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) Annual Summit, which took place Oct. 21-24 in Milwaukee, Wis. The David Nazarian College of Business and Economics won the Talent and Innovation Award for its Summer Accelerator program, and the Marilyn Magaram Center for Food Science, Nutrition and Dietetics’ Peer Mentorship Program received the organization’s Editor’s Choice Award.

UEDA’s Awards of Excellence are granted to initiatives that have excelled in demonstrating higher education economic engagement, in order to encourage the adoption of similar projects in other campuses and communities.

The CSUN Summer Accelerator captured the organization’s Talent and Innovation Award, which recognizes projects that foster innovators who are working to solve existing problems. (Read more about the UEDA Summit Awards here.)