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Featured Events

Testing a Film on Nonprofit Transitional Housing for Older, LGBTQ, and Homeless Individuals

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Luciana Lagana

CSUN Professor Luciana Lagana will present preliminary findings of her research using a film to reduce ageism and improve attitudes towards older, LGBTQ and homeless individuals. Supported partly by a HIRI Nonprofit Research Fellowship grant, the film will be shown along with lecture-discussion. The film features interviews with older LGBTQ individuals residing in transitional housing and with operators of this housing (highlighting challenges encountered by nonprofits in this arena, such as nearby homeowners worried about possible declines in local real estate values). Read more

Fuel for Finals

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

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Stop by the Globe in Sierra Hall for a quick Study Break. Grab some coffee and a snack. Visit the Motivation Station. Check out a few college resources and campus events to keep you on top of your Finals Game. Read more

Fuel for Finals

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

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Stop by the Globe in Sierra Hall for a quick Study Break. Grab some coffee and a snack. Visit the Motivation Station. Check out a few college resources and campus events to keep you on top of your Finals Game. Read more

Black Alumni Scholarship Luncheon

Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Alumni

The Black Alumni Association is excited to celebrate and honor individuals that have made significant contributions to the community at the 4th Scholarship and Awards Brunch.  

 

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4th Annual Black Youth Guidance Forum

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 9:00am to 2:30pm

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The Black Youth Guidance Forum (BYGF) is a day-long leadership program for CSUN students in the Africana Studies Urban Studies option, credential candidates, and Liberal Studies majors. We will also include African American youth and other youth of color, school stakeholders (e.g. parents, teachers, counselors, administrators, and staff), and nonprofit organizations in Los Angeles County.

The theme for the program this year is Financial Fitness: What does Health have to do with it?" with keynote speaker Rory Douglas. For more information about the BYGF and to register please, Read more