UAB names new chair of Biology
Steven Austad, Ph.D., has been named chair of the Department of Biology. Austad comes to UAB from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where he served as professor in the Department of Cellular and Structural Biology and interim director of the Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Vietnamese-Americans still struggle with their LGBT children coming out
The Orange County Register 's Immigration Reporter Roxana Kopetman recently published an insightful and heart-wrenching story about the Vietnamese community located in Orange County.
The Huffington Post
Los Angeles County First In U.S. To Reach 10 Million People
The county is now estimated at 10,019,365 people as of July 1, according to California Department of Finance data released Thursday.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
THE END OF CAPITALISM? - Rob Urie on the future of capitalism; James Kilgore on the strange politics of prisons in America; David Macaray digs into the history and influence of the US Chamber of Commerce; Louis Proyect surveys the films of Steven Soderberg; Lee Ballinger on political ballads; Jeffrey St. Clair recounts the history of eugenics in ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Heating Leak Leaves CSUN Students in the Cold
Students and staff at Cal State, Northridge were told to dress warmly after a leak left several buildings without heat, though officials hope the problem would be fixed by the end of day on Monday, CBS2 reports.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Seattle's Flora drops 23 points on Northridge
Bremerton's Jarell Flora led the Seattle Redhawks with 23 points in a 58-53 win over Cal State Northridge on Thursday.
Fort Collins Coloradoan
Live coverage: Colorado State volleyball at NCAA tournament
The CSU volleyball team is in sunny Southern California this week, playing in its 19th consecutive NCAA tournament and The Coloradoan is your one-stop destination for coverage of all the action.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Generation Next Film/Television, Journalism and Social Media...
Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has extended its deadline for the Generation Next Competition and encourages all film and television, journalism and social media students in California to apply on or before December 13, 2013, for their opportunity to play leading roles in changing the way people view mental ... (more)
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Honolulu Advertiser
No. 12 Hawaii sweeps Cal State Fullerton in volleyball
Senior hitter Emily Hartong put down 16 kills and No. 12 Hawaii claimed a share of its 19th consecutive conference title with a 25-19, 25-18, 27-25 victory over Cal State Fullerton tonight in Fullerton, Calif.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Jewish Journal
What if the Maccabees lost?
What if, instead of recalling the Maccabean victory over the Seleucid rulers of Judea in the second century B.C.E., the conflict was remembered as a tragic failure? How would a Jewish loss have impacted Judaism? How would it have impacted the political and religious development of the Middle East? Two historians - David Myers of UCLA and Elaine ... (more)
Knipprath Cellars' ports set winery apart - Wed, 27 Nov 2013 PST
We sat down with Henning Knipprath at his winery, in the century-old Parkwater Schoolhouse near Felts Field, and learned the story behind his signature ports, sherries and tempranillos.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
My Mother Lode
Five Candidates For Columbia College President
You can hear from the candidates who want to become the next President of Columbia College.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
SJSU President Qayoumi on academic budget, MOOCs, downtown San Jose
Education: PhD, electrical engineering; MBA; M.S., nuclear engineering; M.S., electrical and computer engineering, University of Cincinnati; B.S., electrical engineering, American University of Beirut Career path: President, Cal State East Bay; CFO and VP of administration and finance, Cal State Northridge; Vice chancellor of adminstrative ... (more)
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Klahowya grad Landram perfect over the weekend
Air Force Academy freshman Tracy Landram, a Klahowya product, went 4-0 over the weekend at the Matador Women's Tennis Invitational hosted by Cal State Northridge.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
New dean named for Chico State's College of Business
According to a press release from the university, she will begin her new position on Jan. 6. Hennessy will replace Julie Indvik, who served as interim dean for the college since August 2012.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Discount $10 Or Less Bookstore Expands, Even in a Digital World
Yaotl Mazahua popped into the $10 Or Less Bookstore in Northridge on a recent Sunday afternoon.