The Sundial

Campus implements new eco-friendly alternatives

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Celeste Vaca

December 5, 2018

Eco-friendly options have become more prominent on CSUN's campus this year, from the CSUN Dining's BYOB (bring your own bottle) campaign to Freudian Sip locations using all compostable cups and straws.The California State University sustainability policy, set in 2014, was established with a goal to r...

How to make ice cream in a mason jar

ice cream

Celeste Vaca

November 28, 2018

1: Ingredients for this recipe include a mason jar, as much whipping cream as you want and as much fits in the jar. Also vanilla extract, sugar and a pinch of salt. 2: Fill up half of the mason jar. Then add 1 1/2 tablespoon of sugar, 1/2 a teaspoon of vanilla extract and a pinch of salt. 3: Once all...

Review of the week: “The Hate U Give”

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Celeste Vaca

October 30, 2018

The film "The Hate U Give," based on the novel by Angie Thomas, is a reflection of our society addressing the issue of police brutality. The film hit theaters and so far it has received a score of 97 percent on Rotten Tomatoes.The film stars Amandla Stenberg as Starr Carter, an African-American teenage g...

Alumni celebrate CSUN’s 60th anniversary

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Celeste Vaca

October 16, 2018

California State University, Northridge celebrated its 60th anniversary this Saturday afternoon with a grand reunion full of alumni, current students, faculty and staff. The 60th anniversary celebration included a reunion picnic on the Delmar T. Oviatt lawn, campus tours, food trucks, a beer and wine...

Students share their textbook preferences

Students vary in their preferences in digital and print textbooks. Photo Illustration by Sami Eshagi.

Celeste Vaca

September 26, 2018

When it comes to textbooks, statistics say students seem to prefer the printed version rather than the digital one. However, students at CSUN vocalize otherwise. Millennials are arguably the most technologically immersed generation, and with all the new tablets and laptops, using textbooks seems to...

Pride Center hosts annual Generation Pride

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Celeste Vaca

August 20, 2018

The CSUN Pride Center will be hosting its annual welcome event for new students on Thursday, August 23.The Pride Center welcomes everyone from the LGBTQ community as well as its allies as part of their mission to reach out to as many CSUN students as possible.Generation Pride seeks to provide LGBTQ ...

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