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Spring 2016 - Week 7


Here's what's going on...

Spotlight on Faculty Publications

The Institute Congratulates 
Yoko Mimura &
Scott W. Plunkett

on their published paper!

"We are very excited about the findings that suggest parents can make positive impact on young adults’ financial wellbeing regardless of their own backgrounds!"
We would like to apologize for mistakes in last week's article.
Click HERE to read a corrected version of last week's interview.

Institute Resources

In-House Institute Weekly Workshops

New EXTENDED Deadline!

Alpha Kappa Delta Student and Faculty Symposium is looking for research and creative work being done by CSUN students and faculty in areas related to wellbeing.

Submission deadline is EXTENDED to April 1st

(no, this is not a joke)

See flyer for more details 

Urban Land Institute:
Pacoima Health Zone

Check out our very own Administrative Coordinator, Danielle de Asis at the ULI held in Pacoima along with The Institute of Sustainability, 100 Citizens, and other CSUN affiliates.

Check out full coverage at our event gallery HERE

Research Study

Seeking participants for a research study examining mindfulness practice.

Please see flyer for more details
For more information contact
Dr. Ivor Weiner:


Work to create a Food Recovery Program to reduce food waste and fight hunger within the CSUN and surrounding communities.

For more information contact:


Open use to the public. Please feel free to exchange books for your reading pleasure! Located in the North Courtyard of Santa Susana Hall 

To donate, or if you have any questions please swing by SN 115 or email

Be sure to make use of the Lactation Spaces around campus like this one in SN104! Click image to view map of other Lactation Spaces on the CSUN campus


CSUN Commit to be Fit recently presented at the LA Marathon Expo. Congratulations and thank you to Shabnam Islam and her awesome group of KIN interns!

Click HERE to read Full Article

Volunteer Opportunities available at The Institute and in Canoga Park

External Resources

- Tues-Thurs
-  11AM - 3PM
-A place for ALL CSUN student to socialize study and more!
Eclipse Symposium
- March 19th
- 9:00AM-4:00PM
- Johnson Auditorium, CSUN
-Click HERE for more details!
QTPOC Conversations

- Twice a month on select Wednesdays
- 4PM-5PM
- Santa Susana Room, USU, CSUN
-See flyer for more details
The Klotz Student Health Center is currently recruiting for Alive and Well Peer Health Educators for the 2016-17 academic year.

More information and an online application are located HERE
Education on the Edge

- Tuesday April 5th
- 7PM - 8:30PM
- Northridge Center, USU, CSUN
-See flyer for more details
QTPOC Conversations

- Every Monday
- 7PM-9PM
-Click HERE for link to chat
-See flyer for more details
The Way We Talk

- Saturday March 19th, 7PM 
- Lake View Terrace, USU, CSUN
-Click HERE for more details!
Lactation Education

- Health Education 534
- Lactation Education for the Healthcare Professional
- Brand New Graduate Course at CSUN
-See flyer for more details
QTPOC Conversations

- Every Monday
-Feb 15 - April 11
- 5:30PM-6:30PM
- Santa Susana Room, USU, CSUN
-See flyer for more details

Wellbeing links you might enjoy

Weekly Words for Wellbeing

“A good laugh and a long sleep are the two best cures for anything.” 

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