Border Water Issues Panel Discussion

By Rodrigo Vazquez Multi-cultural events are happening at International Education Week November 18 thru 22 at the College of Southern Nevada including an important discussion on the United States and Mexico global water shortage. The United States and Mexico share a 2,000-mile-long border. The use of the rivers, Colorado and Rio Grande, has become an […]

Discount on RTC Bus Passes

By Rodrigo Vazquez Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada gives students a 60 percent discount on monthly bus transit passes. This helps College of Southern Nevada students save on transportation costs. Reduced-fare passes, which can be purchased at any of the three College book stores with a valid student I.D., can be purchased for $32.50 […]

Let’s Talk About It

By Rodrigo Vazquez Many college students experience some form of sexual assault with the vast majority suffering in silence. While largely unknown, The Rape Crisis Center, located at the College of Southern Nevada’s Charleston campus, is a symbol of hope for many. The Center’s motto for April, otherwise known as Sexual Assault Awareness Month, is […]

Careers in Communications, Students Inspired at Seminar

By Rodrigo Vazquez Media is more impactful now than ever. The fields of communications and journalism are very competitive and evolving rapidly. Students from the College of Southern Nevada had a unique experience to learn about the fields and hear expert commentary from professionals. The Association of Students in Communication, in collaboration with the department […]

Communications Seminar at CSN

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By Rodrigo Vazquez The Association of Students in Communication is putting on its 12th Annual Degrees of Communication Seminar Nov. 10, 2012 at the College of Southern Nevada’s Charleston campus. The event put forth by ASC members, in collaboration with the communication department, will showcase talented professionals from the field in addition to discussions about […]

Scholarship Music Concert

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By Rodrigo Vazquez CSN’s Department of Fine Arts began its musical-performance series for the 2012-2013 academic year with the Music Scholarship Concert. The evening began with an introduction by department chair Dr. Richard McGee, who gave a brief history of the Joe Williams Music Scholarship Fund. The concert held at the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre […]

Tech Students Jump Start Careers at CSN

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By Rodrigo Vazquez Before finishing their studies, JT3 Jump Start helps students at the College of Southern Nevada launch their careers. JT3, a company that recruits technicians and engineers for the Department of Defense, joined forces with CSN in order to create the JT3 Jump Start program. The program located at the Morse Arberry Jr. […]

Not Just Education: CSN Serves Community

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By Rodrigo Vazquez In a time when many seem to be stretching their last dollar it becomes easy to lose a sense of generosity. Students who are part of CSN Serves, a learning-through-service program, know this better than most. They are willing to lend a helping hand to the community by volunteering to help dozens […]