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Dr. Ron Mossler – Chair of the Psychology Department
Dr. Ron Mossler – Chair of the Psychology Department

Ever wonder what you can do with a Marriage and Family Counseling Master's Degree? Join our conversation with Ron Mossler as he describes his journey through graduate school at CSUN and UCLA and a rich career including his own counseling practice, textbook writing, research, and teaching.

 

Sabrina Luna - LAVC Alumna/UC Berkeley Student/Philosophy Major
Sabrina Luna - LAVC Alumna/UC Berkeley Student/Philosophy Major

How do you go from learning the multiplication table to UC Berkley? You do it one step at a time. Listen to Sabrina’s journey to Berkley and the advice she was given every step of the way from family and faculty.

Happiness
Happiness

Last year Yale announced a class on Happiness, and it was mobbed by thousands of students who wanted to enroll. Scott and John talk about the science of how to be happy in the face of the challenges of college.

Miguel Sandoval, EOPS Counselor
Miguel Sandoval, EOPS Counselor

Sometimes you just don’t look like you belong in school. Once in while you get a teacher who will tell you so to your face. Meet Miguel, whose hustle and character changed that teacher’s mind.

Howard Levine--Professor of Accounting
Howard Levine--Professor of Accounting

Join us as we learn the breadth and depth of what doors an accounting degree/CPA license opens as we follow Howard story at a Big 8 accounting firm, as an entrepreneur of his own accounting company and as tenured faculty.

Producer/Engineer Jess Callejas

Meghan Gaynor Cason – Librarian and Faculty
Meghan Gaynor Cason – Librarian and Faculty

Sometimes what you need in life is a group of friends that help push you to find your potential. Meghan met those friends in roller derby.

 

Amber Angel – LA Valley/CSUN Alumni –Family Resource Center Coordinator
Amber Angel – LA Valley/CSUN Alumni –Family Resource Center Coordinator

When the US Department of Education, The Aspen Institute, and the Atlantic Magazine wanted some advice on how to provide better campus support for students who are also parents, they asked Amber Angel. Find out how her role starting as a student mentor with the LAVC’s Family Resource Center gave her a national profile as an advocate for parents in colleges.

A Conversation about the George Floyd Protests
A Conversation about the George Floyd Protests

Dr. Llanet Martin (Associate Dean of Student Services), Scott Weigand (Director of the Academic Resource Center, and Dr. John Kawai (Math Professor) talk about the George Floyd protests and issues of equity on campus.​

Dr. Annie Reed--Associate Dean of Student Services
Dr. Annie Reed--Associate Dean of Student Services

Suppose you do something wrong on campus, who exactly is going to have a conversation with you? Meet Dr. Annie Reed, our administrator who helps arbitrate between what is fair and not fair between students and faculty on campus.

Producer/Engineer Jess Callejas

Florentino Manzano, VP of Student Services
Florentino Manzano, VP of Student Services

As a young teen, Florentino followed the crops picking fruit/vegetables from California to Mexico and back. His lifelong aspirational community advocacy has been the stabilizing soul of the LA Valley College administration.

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