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Sundial Special 2: The fluctuating value of internships

Contributors Michael Barajas, Janelle Rodriguez and Trevor Talan discuss the current state of the internship industry and the value of a college degree.

Unemployment rate finally below 8%

The national unemployment rate fell to its lowest percentage in the last four years, suggesting job growth during the summer. The drop could shift...

Study shows economy worries students

The recent economic downfall has severely affected senior Erik Maynard’s craft of music. “As a musician, I’ve noticed a lot less gig opportunities and I’ve...

Journalist and award-winning writer discuss solutions to California’s financial crisis

The Golden State has lost its luster with its improvising ways and a fundamental reason why California remains a disorganized and disheveled state. Journalist...

CSUN professors say nation’s economy will ‘continue to grow, just not...

It should be no surprise to anyone that the economy is not at its best. With all the jargon about the Federal Reserve and banks,...

The audacity of leave-us-alone

Barack Obama is a friend of mine. Well, on Facebook. President Obama has seized upon countless opportunities this summer to promote his economic vision for America, defend his...

President Obama, Stop the Deficit Spending

President Obama says one thing and does the opposite. In his recent budget proposal, he said Americans should save more and spend less. Then...

Floor mats, gas pedals and recalls

As of November 2009, unintended accelerations in Toyota vehicles have accounted for 20 fatalities, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The acceleration...

Some alternatives before we break out into protests

Aaron Helmbrecht CSUN operated in the midst of an approximately $41 million budget cut in the Fall 2009 semester, which led to cutbacks, including faculty furlough...

Staff Editorial: A sliver of activism brightens CSUN

The other day in class I witnessed something I have never seen in the four years of my college life. It happened during what...

Sarah Palin is not so different than we are

Jesse Bob Harper Just to be clear, topping the short list of things I wouldn’t do to win a bet is casting a vote for...

Priority of distribution is disturbing

On Nov. 5, Trish Regan, the anchor for CNBC’s ‘The Call,’ reported that some Wall Street firms had received significant doses of H1N1 vaccines. Goldman...