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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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CSN HVAC students donate skills for ‘an amazing day’

A local nonprofit aimed at helping economically disadvantaged students took a big step forward Wednesday, with CSN students and staff helping install a brand-new walk-in cooler. Project 150, which provides homeless, displaced and disadvantaged students with a variety of resources, … Continue reading

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Scheduling Space in the New Student Unions

Colleagues, With the new student unions now open, we wanted to take a moment to remind you of our procedures to reserve campus space for events and functions. The student unions will follow the same booking process as the rest … Continue reading

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CSN students participate in SEA-PHAGES research

Michelle Moriarty saw the poster for the two-semester SEA-PHAGES course at CSN and was hoping for field trips to the ocean. Unfortunately, that’s not what was in store for Moriarty and her fellow classmates, but it all turned out to … Continue reading

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CSN, Urban Chamber of Commerce discuss small business partnerships

Promoting and supporting small businesses at CSN took center stage at this month’s Urban Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. Led by CSN’s Executive Director of Workforce and Economic Development Ricardo Villalobos, CSN President Dr. Federico Zaragoza, Business Professor Kevin Raiford and … Continue reading

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Safety tips for back to school at CSN

University Police Services, Southern Command Associate Vice President & Director Adam Garcia has passed along some general safety tips for all of us as we navigate our campuses and our community: Look confident, keep your head up and walk with … Continue reading

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CSN’s North Las Vegas Student Union to be named after Assemblyman Tyrone Thompson

The College of Southern Nevada will remember former State Assemblyman Tyrone Thompson by naming the North Las Vegas student union in his honor, after a unanimous vote from the Nevada System of Higher Education’s Board of Regents earlier today. Thompson … Continue reading

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