Matador Moments

Matador Moments


CSUN invited ALL students to participate in the online Portfolium Challenge “Matador Moments: First Year Stories." The first year of college is memorable. Students had the opportunity to share that memory to make an impact in the lives of future Matadors and have the chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card

Submitted work included a video, written work, photo(s), artwork, and other creative work. One winner was selected from each category.

Matador Moments 2020

Competition Dates  

August 2019 - May 1, 2020 (Competition has ended!)

2021 Matador Moments Challenge Info (Coming soon)


A panel of judges from Academic Affairs, Students Affairs, and Information Technology have selected the winners of 2020 Matador Moments Challenge:

Sammy Fernandes - Video

Magdelena Juric – Written Word

Jasmin Correa – Photos / Original Art

Each winner receives a $100 Amazon Gift Card! The entries will be featured at the 2020 New Student Orientation. 

Previous Winners

2019 Winners and Top Runner-Ups

First Place: Eduardo Garcia

Abria Flack

Emily Kaplan

Roxana Mazariego-Magana

Sophia Ohannessian

Veronica Hernandez

2018 Winners and Top Runner-Ups

First Place: Sofia Ayerdi

Jesus Gomez Perez 
Sophia (Leland) Sandoval 
Michael Molloy
Karen Lopez
Victoria Womble
Tammy Rassamekiarttisak