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About the Nazarian College
The David Nazarian College of Business and Economics is one of largest business schools in the nation and is accredited by AACSB, the highest standard in business and management education.
Beta Gamma Sigma
Fall 2019 - Induction and Bronze Key Unveiling
The Bookstein Institute strives to be the hub for education, scholarship, and community service in taxation in Los Angeles. The Bookstein Institute promotes and supports activities that encourage a greater understanding of the dynamic field of taxation.
Distinguished Speaker Series
Spring 2021 - Business of Sustainability Webinar Featuring Dawn James (MSc, Geology ’03), Director of US Sustainability & Environmental Sciences at Microsoft, Paul Jennings (Marketing ’85, Founder and CEO of PCS Energy and Owner and CEO of PCS Development, and Kam Mahdi (Engineering ’84), Co-Founder and CEO of Clean Energy Technologies, Inc. - Moderated by Mary Nichols, former Chair of the California Air Resources Board
Fall 2020 - Business of Entertainment Webinar Featuring Louis Santor (Accounting ’89), Chief Operating Officer of Village Roadshow Entertainment, David Knoller (Theater ’86), prolific producer, director and writer and Wendy Knoller (Radio/TV Production ’87), award-winning producer - Moderated by Bruce Gersh (Accounting ’91), Strategic Advisor and former President of PEOPLE, Entertainment Weekly and PEOPLE en Espanol and Four M Studios at Meredith Corporation
Spring 2020 - Featuring Paul Dali, Former General Manager of Apple - Q&A moderated by Wendy Greuel, Executive in Residence, Nazarian College
Fall 2019 - Featuring Bruce Gersh, President of People, People En Español and Entertainment Weekly and moderated by JD Heyman, Editor-in-Chief of Entertainment Weekly
Spring 2019 - Featuring Michael Kramer, CEO & Founding Partner of Ducera Partners and moderated by Dr. Michael Phillips, Nazarian College Professor
Fall 2018 - Featuring Michael Grillo, Executive Producer and moderated by Wendy Greuel, Executive in Residence, Nazarian College
Extraordinary Women in Leadership Luncheon
Fall 2019 - Inaugural Event Featuring Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis & Maryam Brown, President of the Southern California Gas Company, as well as Panelists Deanna Austin, Chief Commercial Officer, Princess Cruises; Nury Martinez, Councilwoman, Sixth District of Los Angeles; and Rashmi Menon, Vice President, Parsons Corporation.
In partnership with the Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA), CSUN's Nazarian College created this event to establish an environment and culture of women empowering women.
Graduate Programs Testimonials
Workforce of the Future Symposium
Professor for a Day
The Nazarian College's Professor for a Day event brings business leaders into its classrooms to share insight into their professional fields, their advice advice in choosing a career and getting a job and the stories of their own journeys with students. (Learn More.)
Our Summer Accelerator is a competitive program that runs for 10 weeks in the summer, creating momentum behind promising ventures and assisting students in creating the next big business. We assist developing entrepreneurs with Customer Discovery, Foundational Knowledge, Business Model Refinement, Gaining Investments, and Beachhead Engagement to help their business reach its fullest potential. (Learn More.)
Volunteer Income Tax Clinic (VITA)
Serving the public since 1970, CSUN VITA Clinic is a cost-free income tax assistance service to low-income residents in the San Fernando Valley and beyond. Our goal is to provide outstanding free tax preparation service to low-income taxpayers in our community and to provide our students with a quality experiential learning experience in the field of taxation. (Learn More.)