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  1. Joys, sorrows of life vividly depicted in new book 'Life Forever Under the Sun'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | PRWeb

    Author Barbara J. Young has just achieved her dream of joining the fascinating world of writers and storytellers who are able to transport their readers to a different realm. With her recently released book, " Life Forever Under the Sun " , Young captivates her audience with vivid images of a young boy who perseveres in the midst of these tremendous crises.

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  2. CSU faculty association rips management hiring, president payRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    ... by “only” 25 percent. Lillian Taiz, president of the CFA and a history professor at Cal State Los Angeles, told reporters during a conference call that “it's time really at long last to fix the problems” created over the ...

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  3. Cal State students are better prepared for college math, EnglishRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    The latest crop of high school graduates to enter Cal State's 23 campuses were the best prepared in history to tackle college-level math and English under a new program that provides intensive instruction over the summer, officials said Tuesday. The program was created in 2009 and it began in 2012, requiring freshmen who need remedial classes to take them before their first term.

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  4. Fewer professors, more managers work on Cal State campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... no 'next generation' of permanent faculty in the pipeline," said Lillian Taiz, a history professor at Cal State Los Angeles and president of the California Faculty Association. It's not that the students were left with no one to teach their classes. ...

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  5. Sign Language and Wireless Headphone Technology Unite in Deaf West's...Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Together with Deaf West Theatre, California State University Los Angeles took an unusual approach to its co-production of David Mamet's "American Buffalo," which wrapped in early March. A majority of the production was performed in American Sign Language , which meant the hearing audience needed a little assistance understanding the lines.

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  6. Trojans Win Two Events On First Day Of Trojan InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | USC Trojans

    ... 10 a.m. at Loker Stadium. The redshirt senior Ozorai won the women's hammer throw competition held at Cal State Los Angeles in dramatic fashion with her winning mark of 199-4 (60.75m) coming in her final attempt to edge Jillian Weir of Oregon who ...

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  7. Sign Language and Wireless Headphone Technology Unite in Deaf West's ProductionRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 19, 2015 - LOS ANGELES -- Together with Deaf West Theatre, California State University Los Angeles took an unusual approach to its co-production of David Mamet's "American Buffalo," which wrapped in early March. A majority of the production was performed in American Sign Language , which meant the hearing audience needed a little assistance understanding the lines.

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  8. Sign Language and Wireless Headphone Technology Unite in Deaf...Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Together with Deaf West Theatre, California State University Los Angeles took an unusual approach to its co-production of David Mamet's "American Buffalo," which wrapped in early March. A majority of the production was performed in American Sign Language , which meant the hearing audience needed a little assistance understanding the lines.

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  9. RedlandsREDLANDS: Artist discusses influences from growing up in YugolaviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    Snezana Saraswati Petrovic's artistic career began in dramatic fashion when she was a high school student in Belgrade, Yugoslavia . The first painting she ever made was stolen from the show reception at an art school she was attending without her parents' knowledge.

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  10. The Badass LA Derby Dolls Relocate to El Sereno WarehouseRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Racked

    Our sister site Curbed LA that the new digs are less than a mile from Cal State LA and will open to the public on May 16th. Want to see these badass dolls before then? Shop their fundraiser at 1910 West Temple Street this Sunday from 7am to 3pm.

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  11. Cal State L.A. receives gift to support research in urban sustainabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | CE News

    Cal State L.A. was awarded a $1 million gift from The Sikand Foundation to establish the Gunjit S. Sikand Faculty Endowment for Research in Urban Sustainability. The Sikand family established the endowment as a tribute to former Cal State L.A. Civil Engineering Professor Gunjit Sikand, who passed away last spring after a long and distinguished career as an educator, business owner and philanthropist.

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  12. Cal State L.A. receives $1-million gift to study urban environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Cal State Los Angeles has received a $1-million gift to study environmental problems afflicting large urban areas, officials said this week. Sikand was a businessman, philanthropist and Cal State L.A. civil engineering professor of more than two decades; he died last year at 86. "The endowment will be used in perpetuity to provide funding for a faculty member, allowing them time to focus on research," said Mark Sikand, president of Sikand Engineering Associates, which was founded by his father in 1958.

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  13. Inglewood's forceful mayor wants people to follow NFL leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... hours a night, five nights a week." After graduating from Crenshaw High in 1971, Butts enrolled at Cal State Los Angeles, where he studied business in hopes of becoming a corporate attorney. A new car derailed those plans. People who feel that James ...

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  14. USC To Host Trojan Invitational This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | USC Trojans

    ... Invitational at Loker Stadium on March 20-21. The hammer and discus throw competitions will be held at Cal State Los Angeles starting at 1 p.m. on March 20, followed by the 3000m steeplechase races held at Loker Stadium beginning at 6 p.m. The ...

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  15. Is California about to run out of water?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    In a highly-cited op-ed published in the LA Times last week, NASA 's Jay Famiglietti sums it up: "Right now the state has only about one year of water supply left in its reservoirs, and our strategic backup supply, groundwater, is rapidly disappearing." While that appears to be enough to keep the Golden State afloat, so to speak, a little while longer - Mr. Famiglietti has taken to Twitter to clarify his statement - it does mean that, based on current and previous data, California is running out of water, fast.

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  16. 710 tunnel, as predicted, is freeway favorite of Caltrans and MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | LA Daily News

    ... extension, if you are in the other, of the Long Beach (710) Freeway from its northerly terminus near Cal State Los Angeles some six miles north to intersect with the Foothill (210) Freeway have maintained that the new roadway would at last complete ...

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  17. East LA kindergarteners get early heads up on higher edRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    The Los Angeles Unified school district says under the GO East LA: A Pathway to College and Career Success initiative all East Los Angeles students who graduate from Garfield High School and meet enrollment requirements are guaranteed admission to East Los Angeles College and California State University, Los Angeles. The certificates handed out Tuesday are intended as an early reminder to parents that it's never too soon to start thinking about college.

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  18. Welcome to the Dollhouse: Here's the Warehouse That'll Become the LA Derby Dolls HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Curbed

    All-lady roller derby team LA Derby Dolls used to call Historic Filipinotown home, but when their landlord started talking about putting some condos up on the site of The Doll Factory , the Dolls knew it was time to search for a new home. It's taken about a year, but it looks like they found it: Eastsider LA says that the Dolls are moving to a big warehouse on Alhambra Avenue near Valley Boulevard in El Sereno.

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  19. Trustees Appoint Interim President for Santa Monica Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The LookOut news

    A top-ranking administrator whose career at Santa Monica College spans three decades will take over as the college's interim superintendent-president when current SMC President Dr. Chui L. Tsang officially retires in June, SMC officials announced Wednesday. At a regular meeting Tuesday evening SMC's seven-member Board of Trustees unanimously voted to appoint SMC Executive Vice President Jeffery "Jeff" Shimizu to head the 33,000-student campus until a permanent president is hired.

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  20. Oklahoma City Thunder: Who is Batman, who is Robin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    Once upon a time in Oklahoma City, there was a very talented player by the name of Kevin Durant who was obviously the "MAN" in most people's eyes, winning MVP honors a season ago to claim that title. Oh how things change in such a short amount time.

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