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“Life is a Dream” is a different kind of performance

A dramatic scene from
Abbey Seltzer February 20, 2012

The difference between dream and reality can be a difficult line to distinguish. In “Life is a Dream,” the newest production by the theater department, the intricacies of this issue is brought...

CSUN graduate sentenced in the 2009 murder of his mother

Abbey Seltzer December 7, 2011

A former CSUN student was sentenced Monday to 17-years to life in a state mental hospital for the 2009 murder of his mother. A judge ruled in October that CSUN math graduate John Soria, 26, had committed...

45th annual CMA Awards rock Nashville

45th annual CMA Awards rock Nashville
Abbey Seltzer November 13, 2011

The 45th annual CMA Awards at the Bridestone Arena in Nashville exploded within the first five seconds of the broadcast – literally. A much-hyped performance of “Footloose” by Blake Shelton and Kenny...

HPV bill passed by Gov. Brown admirable but ineffective

Illustration by: Kristin Hugo / Opinions Editor
Abbey Seltzer October 30, 2011

A new bill passed by Gov. Jerry Brown permits girls ages 12 to 18 to receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine without parental consent. The vaccine is administered in three shots over the course...

Question of the Day: Should girls as young as 12 be able to get HPV vaccine without parental consent?

Abbey Seltzer October 16, 2011

A new bill passed by Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown permits girls age 12 to 18 to receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine without parental consent. The vaccine is administered in three shots over the course...

Broadway stars Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Celia Keenan Bolger visit CSUN’s “Spelling Bee”

Abbey Seltzer October 5, 2011

During the recent CSUN production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” more than just award-winning spellers were in attendance at the production’s six sold out shows, a rare but not...

Third annual Research Fellows Colloquium presents professors accomplishments

Abbey Seltzer October 5, 2011

The Office of the Provost presented the Third Annual Research Fellows Colloquium, an exhibition of six distinguished faculty and their research, Wednesday. “The important thing about research is that...

CSUN’s Little Theatre performs Tony-award winning musical

The cast of
Abbey Seltzer September 28, 2011

At CSUN’s Little Theatre, where the Tony-award wining musical “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is performed, the actors in the show are just as enthusiastic as their characters. By...

Nursing department officially recognized by CSUN

Kristy Aldaoud, simulation lab coordinator for CSUN's newly independent nursing department, helps a medical/surgical nursing student practice putting in an IV on a dummy.  Kat Russell / Daily Sundial
Abbey Seltzer September 28, 2011

CSUN is now home to an official nursing department, after a July upgrade from the program’s previous status as a subsidiary in the College of Health and Human Development. “The new nursing department...

UPDATED: CSUN gender-neutral single use restrooms to be publicized

Director Sally Spencer, faculty representative, discusses the benefits from implementing gender neutral restrooms during USU board meeting Monday. Photo Credit: Katie Grayot / Daily Sundial
Abbey Seltzer September 28, 2011

>>>UPDATE 4:50 p.m. Sept. 28: The University Student Union (USU) will actively promote four single-occupancy restrooms in its facility, following a decision by the USU board of directors Monday. "In...

President Obama campaigns with contest to win personal dinner

Courtesy of BarackObama.com
Abbey Seltzer September 21, 2011

Will you have dinner with me? President Barack Obama would love to know.  His 2012 campaign has sent emails asking recipients to join the president for dinner. Obama’s campaign created a contest,...

Southern California hospitals fined for noncompliance

Abbey Seltzer September 19, 2011

The California Department of Public Health fined 12 hospitals, two in Los Angeles, for noncompliance with licensing requirement after an assessment of the facilities on Sept. 7. Los Angeles County +...

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