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CSN Recognized for ‘Work Ready Community’ Partnership

Representatives from the College of Southern Nevada recently attended the national ACT Workforce Summit in Charlotte, North Carolina, to recognize the recent designation of Clark County as a “Work Ready Community.” Malik Williams, the assessment services coordinator in CSN’s Division … Continue reading

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CSN Cybersecurity Bootcamp Shares Expertise, Knowledge with Mexican Universities

The College of Southern Nevada recently hosted six colleagues from universities in Mexico for a weeklong cybersecurity bootcamp. Hosted by CSN’s Division of Workforce and Economic Development, the weeklong event was hosted at The Learning Center. Representatives from the Mexican … Continue reading

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CSN Promise Summer Academy featured at technology conference

Data-driven decision making around CSN’s first Nevada Promise Academy was recently highlighted at a higher education technology conference. Brian Bourgon, the director of enterprise applications in the Office of Technology Services, discussed the innovative approach as part of a panel … Continue reading

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CSN Day of the Dead Altar on display at the North Las Vegas Campus

Step into the multicultural center on the College of Southern Nevada’s North Las Vegas Campus and step back in time by visiting our Day of the Dead altar. Centered around the idea that education is the golden step toward prosperity, … Continue reading

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CSN students take on blind baseball

Students in the College of Southern Nevada’s ophthalmic technologies program suited up and covered their eyes to get a taste of what baseball might be like without their sight. Led by Scott Helkaa, the program director, CSN students recently faced … Continue reading

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CSN Leadership Academy Applications Available

Prospective class members are now being solicited for the newly introduced CSN Leadership Academy. The personal and professional enrichment program is open to all classified employees, administrative faculty, adjunct and full-time teaching faculty. It utilizes the well-regarded 7 Habits of Highly … Continue reading

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CSN student research reveals there’s more in your FroYo than you think

Is there fecal matter lurking in your frozen yogurt? In many cases, yes. But don’t pull your spoon back just yet. “Most of them are low levels of contamination, which is good for us,” said Yue Yang, a College of … Continue reading

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CSN anthropology students to excavate newly discovered site

A summer research trip to Poland is in the works for two College of Southern Nevada anthropology students. Ariana Thompson, 26, and Silvio Ernesto Mirabal Torres, 21, will represent CSN this summer as part of the International Slavia Field School … Continue reading

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HSI/MSI Symposium Agenda

October 3, 20199 a.m. to 6 p.m. A Call to Action: Leveraging Funding for Student Success This 7-hour HSI/MSI symposium is organized to advance opportunities for Nevada residents to benefit from programs associated with HSI and MSI designations (Title V … Continue reading

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Introducing the CSN Leadership Academy

I am pleased to share that President Federico Zaragoza has authorized the launch of the CSN Leadership Academy.  This personal reflection and developmental opportunity is part of a multi-faceted program. Components include: The CSN Academy Leadership Academy (an interactive curriculum … Continue reading

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