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State of the Union offers promising changes

What will Obama accomplish with the new goals he set forth during his State of the Union Address?
Dianne Frehlich and Dr. Shane Frehlich, chair of the CSUN kinesiology department, pose for a photograph with their twin bots, Max and Miles, in 2012. In May 2012, Shane was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia. CSUN and Be the Match are partnering to host a bone marrow registry drive on campus in Redwood Hall, West Patio, for Frehlich from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 9. Photo courtesy Dianne Frehlich.

As CSUN professor’s cancer returns, university, Be the Match organize bone...

Two years ago, the CSUN community found out about Dr. Shane Frehlich, a CSUN faculty president and kinesiology professor who was diagnosed with cancer...

Professor encourages leisure reading revival

 Few things can replicate the feeling of opening a book and letting the words sink in to create a lasting impression on the reader.The...
Students participate in a drum circle on the Bayramian Hall Lawn at CSUN on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. Photo credit: Melissa Fumbark/The Sundial.

Students relieve stress through the beat of the drum

It’s not every day that students can get an opportunity to support a good cause while having fun and letting go of outside stress.The...

CSUN’s new celestial astronomy club

The members of the CSUN Astronomy Club share a passion for anything and everything celestial and host numerous activities that engage the whole CSUN...

CSU Board of Trustees has busy schedule this week

The California State University System Board of Trustees (BOT) will be meeting to address the issues of the CSUs this week.From Wednesday, Nov. 12,...

The Nine Drink Minimum: Professor meets stand-up comedy

English professor turned comedian, Jose Alvarez started off by studying English with a creative writing emphasis during his undergrad years at CSUN. It was...

Undocumented students’ dreams and voices need to be heard

For many students, attending college can be a huge struggle, and I don’t mean the average challenges that come with writing papers, taking exams,...

Yes on Prop 47

“Let the criminals out of jail,” would be the end of any conversation. That is until Proposition 47 was introduced.With the elections quickly approaching,...

Student voices: best and worst of growing up with Halloween

 Growing up means a change in the Halloween spirit. Things are never quite the same but college students find new ways to celebrate the...

Students take a stand for social justice

It’s not every day that students are offered the chance to listen to and discuss issues that have an impact on the society they...

Rohr Chabad House builds Sukkah at monthly barbecue

For the small Jewish population at Cal State Northridge, the Rohr Chabad House offers students a chance to connect with their peers and experience...