The Sundial

Chic and cheap tips for summer style

Joanna Beckett

April 30, 2008

Temperatures are rising and the spring semester is coming to an end, which indicates it is time to revamp our wardrobes with the fashion staples and trends of summer. This summer's fashions offer a wealth of versatility in everything from dresses to shoes. No need to worry that staying in pace with...

Owners should protect feral cats from danger and trespassing

Joanna Beckett

April 30, 2008

Sitting in my backyard on Easter Sunday, enjoying the slight breeze and the last day of spring break, my bliss was abruptly interrupted by a smell I was not accustom to, but was well aware of. The stench that was slowly invading my nostrils and impairing my vision with disbelief was three strategically pl...

Campus Voice: What are your reactions to the A.S. elections tie?

Joanna Beckett

April 30, 2008

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Entrepreneurs making names on campus

Joanna Beckett

April 23, 2008

The invention of the Internet combined with the need to be successful and wealthy as quickly as possible has led to the development of the young entrepreneur. The young entrepreneur is a direct product of their environment, born into the excess of the 1980s, cultivated by children programming that prom...

Local homicides need resolutions

Joanna Beckett

April 23, 2008

City officials and community leaders initially rally around a homicide, but as media attention decreases so does the city officials and community leaders attention to the community and individuals impacted by the violent crimes. City officials and community leaders give the impression in the beginning...

Pan African Studies reopens writing center

Joanna Beckett

April 23, 2008

The Pan African Studies Department reopened the PAS Writing Center and unveiled their new reference library on April 17. One of the oldest writing assistance labs at CSUN, the PAS writing lab, located in Sierra Hall 273, has reopened after renovations that included the addition of the reference library. ...

What are you doing for Earth Day?

Joanna Beckett

April 22, 2008

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CAC raises funds, Relay for Life

Joanna Beckett

April 14, 2008

The CSUN chapter of Colleges Against Cancer will be hosting the university's first Relay For Life fundraising event on Saturday, April 19 to Sunday, April 20 at the Sierra Quad. The 24-hour event is a signature fundraising event for the American Cancer Society, which celebrates the survivors and remem...

Northridge Academy High School

Joanna Beckett

April 11, 2008

Green lockers line the halls of Northridge Academy. Photos by Brian Mount, Daily Sundial For many in college, high school is a distant memory of tedious work, unenthusiastic teachers and a curriculum that left many students asking the question, "Will I ever need or use this when I graduate?" But for...

Graduating student murdered near USC campus

Joanna Beckett

April 5, 2008

Friends and family of slain CSUN student Clifton Hibbert Jr. gather at the bookstore lawn for a candlelight vigil. Clifton and his friend Kenneth Patterson were shot and killed on March 29. (Abel J. Macias, Daily Sundial) Clifton Hibbert Jr. was just a few weeks shy of becoming a CSUN graduate, when ...

Students go overseas in support of research

Joanna Beckett

March 25, 2008

CSUN professors and students travelled across the Pacific Ocean on Feb. 27 to help launch the Taiwan Coral Research Center and finalize an academic agreement with a university located in the region. The newly-opened center is located at the National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium in Pingtung,...

If you can read this, stop tailgating

Joanna Beckett

March 12, 2008

The California Highway is a war zone that pits the speed limit driving motorists against the self-righteous fast drivers. Like most Los Angeles drivers, I have witnessed countless freeway collisions, and as a result, I have decided to drive the speed limit. But many like me are being punished by our fe...

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