The Sundial

A smoky situation on e-cigarette regulation

Courtesy of MCT

Jamie Gonzaga

May 7, 2014

Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) have become the latest trend among the current generation of smokers. There is also an ethical dilemma of e-cigarettes being promoted as a“safer solution” to cigarettes. However, e-cigarettes are still a tobacco product and must be monitored accordingly. C...

Kinesiology department tells stories through dance performance

Jamie Gonzaga

May 5, 2014

The department of kinesiology held a performance where students combined the sensation of movement through the discipline of dance. This performance entitled, Kinesis: Emerging Choreography, was held at the Plaza Del Sol Performance Hall. Both the dancers and the audience experienced a sense of...

Documentary explores struggle over privatization of water in El Salvador

Documentary explores struggle over privatization of water in El Salvador

Jamie Gonzaga

April 2, 2014

  Activist and documentary filmmaker, Jason Wallch, came to campus to screen his documentary which explores the problems of privatization of water, and the fight over water decentralization in El Salvador. His film, 'Until the Last Drop,' is the product of Wallch living in El Salvador fr...

Brief: Pub to show Matadors NCAA women’s game

Jamie Gonzaga

March 19, 2014

The first round of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament between the CSUN Matadors and the South Carolina Gamecocks will be shown at the Pub Sports Grill in the University Student Union (USU) on Sunday, March 23 at 2:30 p.m. The basketball game will also air on ESPN. Susan Dickman, program a...

Your first dates are what you make them, so make it a good one

Your first dates are what you make them, so make it a good one

Jamie Gonzaga

March 12, 2014

You know the old adage, you've only got one chance to make a first impression? It’s especially true in college. Dating is awkward by nature, so to make it seem less stressful, here are some stories from students who have experienced both sides of the spectrum. Everyone wants to find love, but before that you...

Six scents to intoxicate your date’s senses

Six scents to intoxicate your date's senses

Jamie Gonzaga

February 12, 2014

Everyone is familiar with the saying, “the best way to a man’s heart is through his stomach,” but are you aware that the nose can play a large part in securing the love of your partner as well? With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, you don’t want to count out this part of the anatomy ...

Latest Art Gallery exhibit to showcase LA artists’ ‘self portraits’

Jamie Gonzaga

February 12, 2014

CSUN will be opening a new art exhibit on Feb. 15 called This is Not A Self Portrait, which focuses on eight contemporary artists based in Los Angeles. The artists used their own body, image or likeness to create unique self-portraits. Mario Ontiveros, curator of the exhibit, said many of the artists will be attend...

Look classy on a college budget

Look classy on a college budget

Jamie Gonzaga

January 29, 2014

Whether you're interviewing for a spring internship, attending a theatre performance or embarking on a new journey with a dress code, putting together the perfect outfit is a necessary ingredient in any recipe for success. There are endless ways to style yourself for a special occasion and some of the ...

Plastic bag ban inspires new reusable trendy alternatives

Plastic bag ban inspires new reusable trendy alternatives

Jamie Gonzaga

January 22, 2014

Paper or plastic? The most frequently asked question when a customer walks up to the cash register. But with the new plastic bag ban passed in Los Angeles, shoppers aren’t getting the second option anymore. Now Angelinos must go to new alternatives to remain disposable free and stylish while buying t...

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