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  • Art Galleries
  • TV set
  • Performance Ensemble
  • guests and interviewer on Journalism set
  • violin section of orchestra

Student Accomplishments

In Midst of Minneapolis Protests, Student Photographer Shares Movement with the World

July 25, 2020

Brandon Bell

It was May 27, just two days after Minneapolis police fatally restrained a Black man named George Floyd, setting off protests for justice and equality around the world. Bell said he’d gone to get some fresh air in Downtown LA and walked into the middle of a crowd of people demanding change. Read more

Xochitl Hernandez, Outstanding Graduating Senior

June 24, 2020

Xochitl Hernandez

New CSUN graduate Xochitl Hernandez may be uniquely positioned for this moment in U.S. history. Read more

2020 Mike Curb College Dean’s Scholar

May 14, 2020

Alicia Gabrielle “Gabbie” Puzon

When Alicia Gabrielle “Gabbie” Puzon arrived at CSUN in 2016 to pursue a bachelor’s degree on an F-1 international student visa, she wasn’t sure what direction her studies would take. Read more

CSUN Students Honored at Regional Kennedy Theatre Festival

March 12, 2019

Group shot of participants in the Regional Kennedy Center Theatre Festival

California State University, Northridge student actors, writers, stage managers, designers and directors showed their stuff — and wowed judges — at this year’s Kennedy Center American College Region 8 Theatre Festival. Read more

Student-Run Record Label Hopes to Find Music’s Next Big Thing

March 6, 2019

sound mixing board
In a dimly lit studio the size of a small office, two California State University, Northridge music industry studies students huddled around the sound board with a professional sound engineer and the saxophonist for the local band Tokyo Gold. Read more

Sherlock Holmes Lives On Through CSUN Alum’s Stories

February 8, 2019

Roger Zuch

The famous fictional duo, private detective Sherlock Holmes along with his assistant and biographer Dr. John H. Watson, have created lasting ripples in the world of literature as they ingeniously solve mysteries — ones that are complex to the layman but are merely “elementary” to Holmes himself — through logic and deduction for different clients, including the London police in Scotland Yard. Read more

CSUN Alumnus Rises from Roadie to the Stage with Classic Rock Band

January 7, 2019

Dewey Bunnell and Bill Worrell

In 2009, members of the classic rock band America tapped California State University, Northridge alumnus Worrell ’08 (Classical Guitar Performance) to sub in for lead guitarist Michael Woodzy Woods. The pressure was immense, but Worrell’s skill and dedication proved to be greater. Read more