The Sundial

The Life of a racing greyhound

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

March 6, 2007

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Students affected by Israel-Lebanon war

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

December 15, 2006

Originally Published Sep. 6, 2006 Lebanese CSUN student Rosaline Tashdjian went to spend another relaxing vacation with her family at their summerhouse in Jounich, Lebanon, as she does every year, but she never thought she would be waking up to the vibrations and sounds of explosions. "All of a sudde...

Organic Chemistry

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

December 13, 2006

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Embracing the Dead

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

November 8, 2006

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Acting for Justice: The Life of Justin Rabi, Senior Theater/Criminology Major

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

October 19, 2006

CSUN student Justin Rabi is the same actor who played "Antonio Bun-deras," "Edward James Almost," "Scare Face," and three more characters in the comedy "Ole for Hollywood," the first campus production of the semester. The senior student theater/criminology major just finished working in the play that co...

A new look

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

October 5, 2006

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A TOUGH BREAK

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

September 13, 2006

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Caught in the middle: War hits close to home

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

September 6, 2006

Lebanese CSUN student Rosaline Tashdjian went to spend another relaxing vacation with her family at their summerhouse in Jounich, Lebanon, as she does every year, but she never thought she would be waking up to the vibrations and sounds of explosions. "All of a sudden everyone started panicking," Tashdjian...

Charton and the presidency

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

May 18, 2006

In outgoing A.S. President Chad Charton's office hangs a poster showing the Northridge Matadors logo made up of hundreds of tiny images of life at CSUN. The logo, which Charton expects to be projected on one of the campus buildings, is just one of his many plans as the Associated Students outgoing pr...

Life, bass and music with Carter Wallace

Carla Acevedo-Eldredge

April 21, 2006

Carter Wallace's excitement grew as we talked about art and music. He smiled, turned and ran directly to the grass, to do his favorite stunt: a cartwheel. The green grass contrasted with his pink outfit. The sun sparkled in the reflection of his heart and star-shaped piercings. The 21-year-old junior mu...

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