News and Events from the Tseng College

Business Expert to Advise on Advancing into Leadership

Jim Goodrich, Ph.D.

Join us May 21 at California State University, Northridge for our LACI@CSUN CEO Speaker Series featuring Jim Goodrich, Ph.D., who leads a presentation on moving up to leadership positions. “So You Wanna Be a CEO” will give entrepreneurs direction and ideas about the mindset, skills and habits necessary to elevate from start-up founder or manager to company head.  Goodrich serves as dean of the College of Business and Economics at California... Read more

Visiting Student Performs in Latin Rhythms Band

Karen Tauil and her band entertain students on campus

(April 27, 2015) - Between studying nutrition and navigating through American university life, Brazilian student Karen Tauil has also discovered a new outlet for her passion while at CSUN: singing in a Latin band. Tauil traveled from Brazil to CSUN as part of Brazil's Scientific Mobility Program (BSMP), which finances study abroad for college students.  "I was impressed by CSUN's structure," she said. "It's awesome knowing people from... Read more

MPH Info Session Explains How Students Can Help the World

Kaitlin O'Keefe, Ph.D.

(April 14, 2015) - Reach underdeveloped countries with vital information about infectious disease. Guide local elderly people with advice on nutrition and wellness. Go to immigrant communities to talk about women's wellness and designing health screening programs. These are just a few of the opportunities students learned about at an information session for CSUN's online Master of Public Health: Health Education (MPH).  "One of the best... Read more

International Programs and Partnership News | Spring 2015

Housing News We are happy to announce that we have significantly increased our on-campus housing for the 2015-2016 academic school year. We always welcome on-campus housing applications for our IEP and SAC students and it is a great way for international students to have a true American college experience. Housing is distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis, so act quickly to secure your student's placement at CSUN's... Read more

Information Session Gives Behind-the-Scenes Look at Business of Music

Group of MIA professors and students pose for picture.

(April 2, 2015) - Curious visitors got a behind-the-scenes look at opportunities in the music business at an information session for the Master of Arts in Music Industry Administration (MIA). And they don't have to play a musical instrument or sing to enroll in the program. Traditional MBAs don't specifically address the music industry, but the MIA offers graduate-level classes tailored to the business of music.  Students in the program... Read more

CSUN Alum Gives Strategies to Succeed in Business Communications

Larry Twersky, CEO, Timer Cap LLC

(March 19, 2015) - Larry Twersky, CSUN alumni and local business executive, gave a presentation with tips to reach customers and colleagues by crafting messages that appeal to their individual communication styles “You have to communicate differently with people, depending on whether they are logical or emotional types,” Twersky explained. “Communication styles and language expression are different. You will understand your teams and... Read more

Join Us for Summer at CSUN

Summer Session 2015

(March 17, 2015) - As winter turns to spring, it’s time to start thinking about Summer Session! CSUN offers hundreds of academic-credit classes during our three Summer Sessions, May 26-Aug. 18. With Summer Session open to the entire community, now’s the time to start thinking about that class you’ve wanted to take or finishing the degree you put off.  “There are over 630 Summer Session classes already scheduled," said Jessica Isomoto,... Read more

Tseng College Goes to Valley Business Expo

Julia Potter, Tseng College Employer and Partner Programs and Services, at 2014 Valley Business Expo

(March 2, 2015) - The Tseng College looks forward to taking part in the annual Valley Business Expo March 5 at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Hotel and Convention Center. “The Valley Business Expo brings together hundreds of people and ideas for this great one-day event geared toward improving and expanding small business in the San Fernando Valley,” said a spokeswoman in a video by the Valley Economic Alliance, a nonprofit... Read more

LACI@CSUN Features Talk by Attorney on Patents and Trademarks

Jeff Joyner, intellectual property attorney

(Feb. 19, 2015) - Jeff Joyner, an attorney from Greenberg Trauig LLP who specializes in intellectual property litigation, spoke about the importance of entrepreneurs protecting their intellectual property with patents and trademarks at an event sponsored by LACI@CSUN.  Intellectual property includes exclusive rights to technology, designs and industry processes that a business creates and protects through registration with the U.S.... Read more

Open House for Grad Programs in Business

Juniper Hall

(Feb. 16, 2015) - The quiet weekend at CSUN will pop with activity Feb. 21 as CSUN's David Nazarian College of Business and Economics welcomes the public to an open house for its graduate programs this Saturday. Come get your questions answered about applying for CSUN's MBA, M.S. Accountancy, and Grenoble Doctor of Business Administration programs. The M.S. Taxation and the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration -- offered in... Read more