Student Highlights


Pooneh Yamuty  Pooneh Yamuty is thriving at California State University, Northridge, in spite of a serious health problem. Read her full story on Matador Strong.








Andrew Lucas, a junior with a Tourism, Hospitality, and Recreation Management major at CSUN, is a veteran who served six and a half years in the Marine Corps. Andrew is helping other veterans and sharing his experience through spoken word, poetry, and music. Check out his full story on From Marine to Matador.








 Tamus GlunzRecent graduate Tamus Glunz was profiled as one of CSUN's Outstanding graduates for her hard work and resiliency. Check out the full story.








Courtney ButtonCourtney Button enrolls in Kinesiology courses at CSUN as an academic strategy to reduce stress. Learn how she manages her academic schedule. Read the full story.

Caroline, a student majoring in biotech, smilingCaroline Arellano-Garcia, a senior biotechnology major at California State University Northridge, is one of only 40 undergraduate students nationwide taking part in the Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) Internship Program. Read her full story on CSUN Today








CSUN graduate Erick GallegosRecent CSUN graduate Erick Gallegos was profiled in CSUN Today for his hard work and determination. Check out the full story.

CSUN student Luda Gogolushko
Luda Gogolushko, recently named one of CSUN’s outstanding graduating seniors, talks about her disability in New Mobility magazine.

CSUN student Gerardo GarayAfter suffering a traumatic brain injury, Gerardo Garay used resources available at CSUN to assist his recovery process. Read more about Gerardo’s story.

CSUN almuna and DRES student Courtney Mozzola with her guide dog.CSUN alumna and Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) student Courtney Mozzola is profiled as a blind community ambassador in the SFGate.