Inspiring students to learn ASL at old high school

In every person’s life, there are distinct moments that define and shape the person they become.  These moments can be big or small, comical...

Spending Thanksgiving in the dorms

Not all students can go home this Thanksgiving break, so rather than panicking or sinking into a pie-less depression right before finals, here are...

Alternative recipes for a Thanksgiving meal

Year after year the same old turkey, an occasional ham, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and the dreaded fruit cake are served at a traditional thanksgiving...

Working towards becoming the first to graduate

With the new semester approaching, transfer student Lizbeth Gutierrez, 23, is reflecting on why she to chose CSUN as her final step in accomplishing...

Reinventing your workout routine

Question: Dear Life & Style, I joined a gym about six months ago, and have been going on a regular basis. Lately, I dread going to...

Student’s hobbies express spirituality

Where many may see a dualism, one student sees a deep connectivity between body and spirit. Mike Bunch, a 23-year-old senior anthropology major, runs, rock...

Valley eatery offers a wide selection with a twist

When I first walked into Stanley’s Restaurant and Bar, I didn’t know what to expect because I didn’t see very many people. As I...

Aspiring cinematographer practices passion through photography

Most people have something they are passionate about. Some  tend to let their passions vanish as they grow older, and begin to face the...

Fall hair trends for men

There are about 100,000 to 200,000 hairs on your head. Like the season, you want to change the style of the hundreds of thousands...

Porto’s Bakery offers variety of sweets to please everyone

Walking into Porto’s Bakery, one can’t help but become instantly hungry. My guest and I purchased four mango cheesecakes, four cheese-filled pastries, two sourdough breads...

Success depends on the individual, not dorm atmosphere

Your college years are often considered the beginning stages of complete independence and adulthood. For many college students, moving into a dorm is the first...

Professor gets the opportunity to participate in rare excavation

Suspended from a rope, anthropologists descend into a remote underwater Romanian cave to excavate 35,000 year-old bones of Neandertal. What they find results in...