The Sundial

CSUN is ruining graduation for us all

CSUN is ruining graduation for us all

Abigail Rondon

December 8, 2013

I remember being five years old, curly-haired pigtails and a big cheesy smile on my face, looking out into the audience to see my parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and even my baby sister smiling at me with pride. Elementary and junior high were no exception. By this point my family ha...

CSUN student skips school to help her family in need

CSUN student skips school to help her family in need

Abigail Rondon

November 14, 2013

Being in college usually means having multiple responsibilities and independence away from home, but for 22-year-old Chelsea Smith, taking care of responsibilities and maturity came at a younger age. “When I was in high school, I did a lot of volunteering. I went to an all-girls’ Catholic school,” Chelsea said. “I volunteere...

CSUN students and faculty commit to be fit

CSUN students and faculty commit to be fit

Abigail Rondon

October 28, 2013

Being active and healthy is a goal any student should strive to achieve. Unfortunately with all the demands of classes, it can get pretty tough to get that extra hour in at the gym. Sometimes, students just need a little extra motivation to get going, and the "Commit To Be Fit" program proves that team...

Weekly calendar Oct. 24-31

Abigail Rondon

October 23, 2013

Queen Mary's Dark Harbor When: October 24, 27, 31 Price: $24 Ahoy, mateys! Only a few nights remaining! This year, our dearly-departed Captain celebrates Dark Harbor with chills so terrifying, you'll sell your soul for a chance to survive. Come join the captain along with malevolent spirits and othe...

Weekly calendar Oct. 17-24

Abigail Rondon

October 17, 2013

Rock That Fashion VI & RUNWAY Fall Issue Release Party! When- Friday October 18-7pm-2am Where- 6523 West Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles 90028 Price- $20-Rock That Fashion VIP+Red Carpet (No lines) Runway and A&M Productions presents Rock That Fashion VI event with the official Runway Fall issue re...

Weekly calendar

Abigail Rondon

October 9, 2013

OCT 12 Saturday October 12- Treatober Fest Time: 5-8pm   Price: $15-30 Where: Angel City Brewery 216 S. Alameda Street, Los Angeles L.A. Foodie is throwing a Treatoberfest costume party at Angel City Brewery in downtown L.A. Dress up in your Halloween costume and go trick-or-treating among L.A.'s finest sweets and treats vendors. Munch on samples at dozens of different tables providing assorted cupcakes and treats. Then wash it all down with 3 awesome beers from Angel City Brewery.  All of this is included in the price of your $15 ticket! OCT 13 Sunday October 13- Green-O-Ween Time: 9:30-1:30pm Price: free!! Where: Mar Vista Farmer's Market Between Venice Blvd and Grand View Blvd. Zip code 90066 In need of a new Halloween costume? Swap costumes with other costume swappers!! The Los Angeles Costume Swap encourages you to do some fall cleaning by recycling or donating your gently-used adult an...

Higher education symposium discuss the recipe for success for college students

Higher education symposium discuss the recipe for success for college students

Abigail Rondon

October 3, 2013

During the Higher Education Symposium students and faculty learned that practical and intellectual skills such as creative thinking, communication and teamwork are vital for success in higher education. The symposium took place Tuesday and Wednesday at USU Northridge Center and served as an open f...

Italian tenor group lights up the Gibson Amphitheater

Italian tenor group lights up the Gibson Amphitheater

Abigail Rondon

September 5, 2013

At 9 o’clock sharp, the lights began to dim. An orchestra composed of men and women, all dressed in white, started to play the opening of “Questo Amore,” Il Volo’s rendition of Aerosmith’s “I Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing.” Three backdrops appeared at the top of the stage, and a dim blue light...

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