• external amc offices
  • camera operator with Arri digital camera
  • communication studies performance ensemble
  • Three singers from Don Giovanni
  • Production still from Hansel and Gretel.  Photo credit Kenji Kang
  • tv monitors
  • art building


Art Department title.  Two students standing in front of Art Building.  Art Department contact information: Art and Design Center, Room 120 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8300  (818) 677-2242  Edward Alfano, Department Chair CTVA title.  Students viewing through 35mm motion picture camera. CTVA Department contact information: Manzanita Hall, Room 195 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8317  (818) 677-3192  Thelma Vickroy, Department ChairCommunication Studies title. Forensics teams posing with trophies. Communication Studies Department contact information: Manzanita Hall, Room 220 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8257  (818) 677-2853  Kathryn Sorrells, Department Chair Journalism title. Three student reporters sitting at tv anchor desk. Journalism Department contact information: Manzanita Hall, Room 210 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8311  (818) 677-3135  Linda Bowen, Department Chair Music title. Four male singers in tuxes. Music Department contact information: Cypress Hall, Room 116 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8314  (818) 677-3184  Ron Borczon, Department Chair Theatre title.  Two students in heavy face paint make-up. Department contact info: Nordhoff Hall, Room 110 18111 Nordhoff Street Northridge, CA 91330-8320  (818) 677-3086  Anamarie Dwyer, Department Chair


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Two art students standing in front of main art gallery. Art Galleries title.TADW logo of a stylized spotlight shining on the wording 2018 TADW. Teenage Drama Workshop title.Movie poster featuring Cary Grant. Gallery of Film Poster Art title.Inside of the Armer Theatre. CSUN Cinematheque title.CSUN Art Council logoCommerce of Creativity logo of the letter C with a human eye and the number 2.  Commerce of Creativity title.Valley Performing Arts Center with VPAC titleKCSN logo

Centers and Institutes

Entertainment Industry Institute logoEntertainment Industry Institute

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Director: Prof. Thelma Vickroy, Department of Cinema and Television Arts. Description: Will (1) promote, coordinate and support campus programs involving the entertainment industry; (2) support development of innovative and interdisciplinary curriculum and degree programs by bringing together expertise and perspectives from interested departments and colleges; (3) help students realize their educational goals in preparation for careers in the entertainment industry; (4) solicit, assign, and manage internship opportunities; (5) establish the college as a center of research and creative activity related to the entertainment industry; (6) promote closer ties between the college and industry by creating and maintaining substantive partnerships, and by helping the industry learn about the college; (7) assist the college in development efforts; and (8) advance the artistic, cultural and economic life of the surrounding communities. Contact Information:

viscom logoVisual Communications Center (VISCOM)

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Director: Prof. Joe Bautista, Department of Art. Description: On-campus “think tank” providing creative services and solutions to on-and off-campus clients. VISCOM combines teaching and research when our faculty, students, and industry professionals’ work together to solve problems and create innovative design solutions. Contact Information: website -- (818) 677-3022 -- Art Center 409.