Our Mission. 

Sideline is the official online student publication of CNU CHS. Our platform showcases the diverse voices and talents of CHS’s students, faculty, and staff. We strive to unify and create connections amongst our CHS community by reporting on-campus events, student opinions, and so much more. The Sideline team of editors and contributors work to advance the art of communication and shed light on topics that impact student life at CHS and beyond through prose and multimedia projects.

Meet the Team

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Co-Lead Editor

TRUCVY (VIVIAN) DANG

My name is Trucvy Dang but I go by Vivian. I’m a second year 2+4 BS-MD pathway student and I’m excited to be a part of Sideline! Some things about me are that I play 2 instruments, I enjoy video making, and I love listening to music (I am open to new music suggestions!). This semester, I will strive to do an amazing job being one of Sideline’s Social Media and Events coordinators and have a great time at CHS!

Contact Me: trucvy.dang5916@cnsu.edu

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Co-Lead Editor

DAVID PARK

Hello everyone! My name is David Park, and I’m very excited to be the Co-Lead Editor for Sideline as a third year in the 3+4 premed pathway. During my past years in Sideline, I have helped develop the website and managerial aspects of the club. I write content for the club sometimes, and when I do, I touch on my interests in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, going to the gym, bass fishing, or playing tennis.

Contact Me: david.park6362@cnsu.edu

Communications Editor & Student Gov. Sideline Representative

SHERRICE LAW

Hi everyone! My name is Sherrice Law, and I am a third-year student in the 3+4 BS/MD pathway. As a new member of the board, I am thrilled to be part of Sideline and ready to contribute to new projects! Growing up in a diverse community in San Francisco fueled my love for travel, hikes, and exploration of new cuisines. I hope to see everyone around soon!

 

Contact Me: sherrice.law6346@cnsu.edu

Social Media and Events Coordinator 

ALEXANDER CHEUNG

My name is Alexander Cheung. I'm a 2nd year student in the 3+4 BS/MD pathway. I enjoy portrait photography and dabble in videography as well as photoshop. This year, I will strive to streamline the Sideline Instagram into a more comprehensive and central student news source. 

Contact Me: alexander.cheung6425@cnsu.edu

Student Life Coordinator

JOSE ACOSTA

Hi Everyone! My name is Jose Acosta and I am the Student Life Coordinator here at CHS. I joined the CHS family in March of 2021. Prior to CHS, I received my BA in Liberal Studies with a minor in Child Adolescent and Family Studies from CSU Bakersfield and my M.Ed in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs from the University of Southern California. On my free time I enjoy hanging out with friends and family, going to the gym, thrifting, and exploring Sacramento and the Bay Area. I look forward to working collaboratively with all Sideline members to make Sideline the best resource and tool possible for CHS students!

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Faculty Advisor

DR. WILLIAM DAVIS

My first degrees are in literature, and I got my start in academia teaching English at the high school and college levels in the U.S. and Mexico. While pursuing my doctorate, I served as Managing Editor for Techné: Journal for the Society of Philosophy and Technology (https://www.spt.org/techne/). As a contributor, I have been a member of the Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective (www.social-epistemology.com) since its inception and have had the opportunity to collaborate with scholars/writers from a variety of disciplines. As Faculty Advisor of CHS Sideline since we began in 2017, I have had the opportunity to work alongside a growing group of dedicated students. From this group of contributors, I continue to learn a great deal about writing, video, and audio production in a digital age.  

Contact Me: william.davis@cnsu.edu

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Faculty Advisor and Content Creator

DR. CHRISTOPHER WOSTENBERG

My name is Christopher Wostenberg, and most of you know me as part of the chemistry team. I got my undergraduate degrees (B.S. in Biochemistry and B.S. in Mathematics) from Cal State, Long Beach and my Ph.D. in Chemistry from Penn State University.  After a short stint at Colorado University, Boulder as a Post-Doc, I got my first full-time teaching position at CHS in June of 2015. Outside of work, my time is spent with my wife and daughter. I enjoy cooking, watching movies, listening to music, playing all kinds of games, and reading. I look forward to being a contributor to CHS Sideline by sharing my experiences and knowledge in the form of reviews.

Contact Me: christopher.wostenberg@cnsu.edu

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Faculty Advisor

ELIZABETH RYDER

Elizabeth Ryder holds a Master of Arts Degree in Music concentrating in Composition, and Creative Music and Technology for Media and the Arts, from Bangor University, Wales, UK. She has taught Music and English at the college level for ten years in both community college and university settings, and maintained an active career in the music field for over fifteen years.  In June of 2017 Liz became adjunct faculty at California Northstate University College of Health Sciences (CHS), teaching Music Appreciation, and English Composition, before coming onboard as full time English and humanities faculty in July of 2019. Ms. Ryder has worked closely with the Media and Communication Studio at CHS, and continues to help build on its vision to impact student success.

Contact Me: elizabeth.ryder@cnsu.edu

Content Creator

AMY CHAN

Hello everyone! My name is Amy Chan, and I transferred into the traditional pathway after spending a year and a half as a dual enrolled student. Aside from academics, I enjoy going on hikes, crocheting, and practicing yoga to preserve my flexibility as a former rhythmic gymnast. I’m also an avid baker, and it’s always fun for me to share treats with my friends and family! Sidenote: I, of course, make everything from scratch :) I look forward to working alongside the Sideline team! ​

 

Contact Me: amy.chan8066@cnsu.edu

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Content Creator

SHIVANI AGARWAL

My name is Shivani Agarwal and I am in the 3+4 BS/MD pathway. I like reading, traveling, and listening to music. As a part of Sideline, I have written a short story, and am currently working on redesigning the website.

Contact Me: shivani.agarwal6388@cnsu.edu

Content Creator

AARIN PHAM-HOANG

Greetings! My name is Aarin Pham-Hoang and I am an incoming third year at CNU CHS. I am delighted to have the opportunity to be a part of Sideline this semester! I enjoy taking walks, reading books, and listening to music! I'm really excited for this semester and I look forward to getting to learn more about our CHS community!

Content Creator

AMNA ABBASI

Hey everyone! My name is Amna, and I am in the 3+4 BS/MD pathway. I'm really excited to take on this year by getting more involved and meeting new people. In my free time, I really enjoy making music, going for early morning runs, and getting lost in a good book. I am always down to try new things and am looking forward to expand my knowledge and understanding in these next few years.

Contact Me: amna.abbasi7328@cnsu.edu

Content Creator

MATTHEW PHAN

Hello! My name is Matthew Phan, and I am excited to be a part of the Sideline team as a second-year in the 3+4 BS/MD pathway. In my spare time, I enjoy drawing comics, playing the piano, being in the outdoors, and trying new foods. I can’t wait to contribute to Sideline!

Content Creator

CYRIL JOSEPH

Hello everyone! My name is Cyril Joseph and I am passionate to create for Sideline as a first-year student this school year. I look forward to creating content that is representative of the student body and the school’s core values. I come from a small town in Northern California, so I know how important looking out for one another is. In the words of one of my own favorite content creators Stan Lee: Excelsior!