The Sundial

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Students plan to spend summer at the beach

Eric Gonzalez

May 8, 2009

Finally the end of the school year has come. After what felt like the longest semester ever, it is time to relax and enjoy the sun over summer vacation. One would think that living in LA means never wanting to be anywhere else since there are so many places to check out, but it seems that most CSUN ...

CSUN ends up fourth in tournament

Eric Gonzalez

April 27, 2009

The Cal State Northridge water polo team went into the Big West Tournament as the top seed, but finished the season fourth after losing 6-5 in overtime to UC Santa Barbara in the semifinals on Saturday and 10-6 to UC Davis a day after in the game for third place. The loss to UC Santa Barbara was a clo...

Lessons of dating can?t be found in a textbook

Eric Gonzalez

April 22, 2009

Having a connection with someone is a great thing. When it is a member of the opposite sex, it seems to be even better. The problem with having that special bond and keeping it is you may have to walk the plank into the relationship pool. With exams, jobs, extra-curricular activities and all the other...

Succesful last home cooking

Eric Gonzalez

April 4, 2009

It was a hard-fought night, but the Trojans couldn't match the fury of the Matadors men's volleyball team' (21-5, 14-5 MPSF) on Friday night. Northridge, playing in its final home game of the regular season, knocked down USC in four sets, winning 3-1 (30-27, 30-28, 29-31 and 30-21). Although the mat...

Students stay home during spring break

Eric Gonzalez

March 27, 2009

Spring break has always been a time for students to get crazy and let loose. They can run around and act wreckless because they are young and free. But this year things are changing for some students around CSUN. 'I am probably going to spend my break looking for an internship and working,' said Jordan-Ali...

Dance joins the ranks of reality television

Eric Gonzalez

March 17, 2009

The MTV show 'America's Best Dance Crew' (ABDC) has amazed a lot of people and made me give up my Thursday night college parties. The latest season had me jumping out of my seat after watching some of the ridiculous things the crews did. And this season, the crew that I wanted to win took it home. ...

Run ends in second round

Eric Gonzalez

March 12, 2009

Anaheim -- The Mustangs of Cal Poly were too big, too strong and too quick for the Matadors women's basketball team on Thursday, when their season ended by way of a 74-65 loss in the second round of the Big West Tournament at the Anaheim Convention Center. 'It was a tough way to go,' Matadors Head Coac...

No. 8 is better than No. 5

Eric Gonzalez

March 12, 2009

With new jerseys and a new look, the Matadors women's basketball team showed the Big West Conference why they deserved the eighth spot in its tournament, beating the fifth-seeded Aggies, 64-56, on Wednesday at the Anaheim Convention Center. CSUN advanced to the quarterfinals and face No. 3 Cal Poly to...

Get to know … #5, Katrina Thompson

Eric Gonzalez

March 11, 2009

Full Name: Katrina Thompson Date of birth:' May 2, 1988 Place of birth: Panorama City, Calif. Height: 5-8 Class: Junior Position: Forward' ' ' Major: Kinesiology Game averages:' 7.2 points, 6.2 rebounds FAVORITES Food - Shrimp pasta. Movie - Love 'amp; Basketball Song: 'Best I ever had' by' Drak...

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