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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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CSN celebrates completers of Prison Education Program

More than 50 inmates celebrated their academic and workforce training achievements earlier this week, thanks to the state’s Prison Education Program. The College of Southern Nevada provides the education portion of the program, which aims to help inmates transition back … Continue reading

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CSN students win five Emmy Awards

Students from the College of Southern Nevada’s Videography & Film Program won five Student Production Emmy Awards from the Pacific Southwest National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences earlier this month. Student wins included: Randy Sly’s film “Swipe” in the Student … Continue reading

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CSN students train on life-saving technology

Vital medical information can often be hidden under the surface, so CSN paramedic medicine students are getting a peek under the skin with the use of new life-saving portable ultrasound devices. The students are the first in the state to … Continue reading

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CSN Promise Scholars get jumpstart on college life

Almost 200 incoming College of Southern Nevada students are getting a jumpstart on English and math courses, while making valuable community connections. The Nevada Promise Summer Academy is the first of its kind for CSN, and is allowing students who … Continue reading

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College of Southern Nevada helps create ‘Work Ready Community’

The testing company ACT recently named Clark County as a Work Ready Community — an elite national recognition — and the College of Southern Nevada helped play an important role. The designation is bestowed on counties with robust workforce development … Continue reading

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CSN students to fingerspell at Commencement Ceremony

Four College of Southern Nevada students will flex their fingers and gain real-world experience on Monday as they fingerspell the names of each CSN graduate during the 47th annual Commencement Ceremony at the Thomas & Mack Center. It’s the first … Continue reading

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CSN to Graduate Record Number of Students

A focus on student success has helped more than 25,000 students graduate in the last decade The College of Southern Nevada expects to graduate its largest class ever at its 47th annual commencement ceremony May 20 at the Thomas & … Continue reading

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CSN Students Receive 19 Emmy Award Nominations

Students from the College of Southern Nevada’s Videography & Film Program received 19 Student Production Emmy Award nominations from the Pacific Southwest National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The 19 nominations were the most of any college chapter in … Continue reading

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CSN students dig deep into classwork at Springs Preserve

More than a dozen College of Southern Nevada students got the chance to help excavate some of Southern Nevada’s oldest history this semester, as part of a new cultural resource management certificate offered by the anthropology department. Under the direction … Continue reading

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