Nursing Students Make a Difference in Medical Mission to Belize

By Rachel Carruth Seventeen nursing students from the College of Southern Nevada served in Belize, summer 2013, providing free healthcare to locals. This service-learning opportunity provided CSN students and graduates with opportunities to help in medical clinics, hospital and pharmacy. “I honestly never imagined I would experience such an incredible opportunity to go on a […]

Zumba Fitness Craze Reduces Stress

By Seanet Lopez Zumba, a hot new easy-to-follow aerobic exercise, is now offered at the College of Southern Nevada. “Zumba is an aerobic fitness program featuring movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance and performed primarily to Latin American dance music,” said Andrea Gonzalez, administrative assistant at CSN. “It has a mix of […]

Risks of Fast Food Diet

By Joaquin Lomeli Jr. College students rely on fast food especially when they are busy with school and work. The convenience is great but the risks are not. “College students eat a lot of fast food,” said Denise Signorelli, nutrition professor at the College of Southern Nevada. “It’s something they enjoy doing with their peers […]

CSN Coyotes Make Strides Against Breast Cancer

By Amber Sampson College of Southern Nevada staff and students geared up for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on October 5, run by the American Cancer Society. “The excitement level is high,” said Lisa Bakke, budget services director at CSN and co-captain of the team. “We get to see this amazing wave of CSN […]

Student Fashion Designer Creates Odd Rarities

By Joe Baker College of Southern Nevada student Tiffany Courts worked vigorously to get her clothing line Odd Rarities up and running. “Odd Rarities has been around for about two years,” Courts said. “The name Odd Rarities was inspired from a mix tape I was listening to a while back.” Odd Rarities has a recent […]

Coyote Student News: First Year Success

By Paul Maranan Coyote Student News, the College of Southern Nevada’s student-run online newspaper, had its anniversary Oct. 8, 2013. It served the local community and the College. Unexpectedly the readership grew internationally to 83 countries including: Canada, the United Kingdom, Peru and India. “It’s been a wonderful experience teaching and guiding the students in […]