The Sundial

CSUN USU organizes event to make finals less stressful

Jeff Ishuninov

May 16, 2011

To help students study and suffer less stress  before final exams, the University Student Union (USU) is hosting Up All Night, which began Sunday and goes through Thursday. Up All Night is set up in the (USU) for finals week. Anyone who attends will be able to use study rooms, enjoy free snacks and...

CSUN and counseling center provide help for rape victims

Jeff Ishuninov

April 19, 2011

California State University, Northridge and Valley Trauma Counseling Center are working together to provide counseling and intervention care for victims of interpersonal and sexual violence. According to the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN), somebody is sexually assaulted every two...

CSUN’s Jewish studies program will spend two weeks exploring historic sites

Jeff Ishuninov

March 28, 2011

CSUN’s Jewish studies program is organizing a two-week trip this summer to explore the history and culture of Poland. Students will have the opportunity to visit major cities including Warsaw, Lodz, Auschwitz and Krakow from June 26 to July 10. Guided tours and excursions will introduce historic...

CSUN students recount cultural exchange with Japan

Jeff Ishuninov

March 21, 2011

CSUN’s deaf studies department organized a cultural exchange and community service trip for students to Japan 2011. From Jan. 5 through Jan. 22 deaf studies professor Yoko Kobayashi and four deaf studies students traveled to study the culture and history of the country. The trip was possible with...

CSUN program brings arts productions to children

Jeff Ishuninov

March 8, 2011

Valley Performing Arts Center’s (VPAC) Arts Education program offers students the opportunity to see productions they may not otherwise see, and teachers arts workshops with which they can enhance their classroom instruction. Students and teachers of pre-kindergarten through 12th grade are invited...

CSUN’s Work Study Program adds participants despite budget cut

Jeff Ishuninov

February 10, 2011

Despite a cut to the federal work-study program’s budget, there are more CSUN students in the program this year than there were last year. There are currently 545 students in the work-study program, compared to 510 at the same time last year, said Josefina Carbajal, CSUN Work-Study man...

Actors shine in ‘Blue Valentine’

Jeff Ishuninov

January 27, 2011

Strong performances by Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams highlight a controversial marital story in “Blue Valentine.” Multiple nominations in different film festivals and award ceremonies, including the Golden Globes, made “Blue Valentine” one of the most talked about movies of 2010. Director...

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