The Sundial

Budget crisis woes persist

Krista Daly

January 27, 2010

Administration is planning to cut enrollment of full-time students by another 11 percent and increase student fees to 10 percent, said Harry Hellenbrand, provost and vice president for academic affairs. Hellenbrand held two open dialogue meetings with faculty addressing the current and future budget situation at CSUN and the California State University ...

A.S. committee chairs approved and elections code amended

Krista Daly

January 26, 2010

Nicholas Dungey, political science professor, started off the Associated Student’s meeting with an invocation speech encouraging the student government to think in a new way. “First, you need to understand where you are,” Dungey said.  “Know where you stand and what you face.” He...

Contest encourages art through photography

Krista Daly

January 25, 2010

Student photographers should be on the lookout for an amazing artistic shot in the next few weeks. The deadline has been extended for the photography contest with the theme, Photography as Art. Contest officials didn’t realize until last week that CSUN students were on break so all photographers...

Dakota Live Music Lounge raises money for charity

Krista Daly

January 25, 2010

Music artists Christopher Wray, Evan and Cory Phillips helped bring crowds in for a charity event Friday night, Jan. 15, at the Dakota Live Music Lounge in Santa Monica. Lounge owner, Sabrina Roark, held the event to help raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s sports training program, Te...

Buildings under construction to be considered for green building certification

Krista Daly

January 24, 2010

The two major construction sites on campus, the Valley Performing Arts Center and the Student Recreation Center, will be considered for green building certification as soon as they are completed. Bryanne Knight, the Project Coordinator for the recreation center ensures the buildings meet the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) requirements. “Basically there’s a scorecard we have...

Thursday Nights at the Cinematheque return

Krista Daly

January 20, 2010

CTVA professor, Tim Halloran, has brought back the event Thursday Nights at the Cinematheque -- this time showing films of the famous Italian director, Federico Fellini. “I thought students were coming into the film department with a lack of historical background,” Halloran said. “It started...

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