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Sunless tanning to avoid cancer

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Lars Tangen-Ackerman April 11, 2017

There are more new cases of skin cancer in America each year than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancers combined. Over the past 30 years, more people have had skin cancer than all other cancers combined,...

Part two: How to master cultural literacy

CSUN is one of the most diverse campuses of the CSU system and the country. Photo credit: Ivan Salinas
Lars Tangen-Ackerman February 13, 2017

Being open minded, curious and educated in history and art might be the best way to master cultural literacy. "We need to be aware of our differences and talk openly about them," said assistant professor...

Part one: The psychology behind cultural literacy

CSUN is one of the most diverse campuses of the CSU system and the country. IVAN SALINAS/THE SUNDIAL
Lars Tangen-Ackerman February 13, 2017

As one of the most diverse campuses in the country, CSUN is a melting pot of different cultures, languages and minority groups. That diversity comes with a special responsibility to all people on campus,...

Finding love online for LGBTQ students

Two men pictured in front of a lake
Lars Tangen-Ackerman January 30, 2017

Online dating has been growing for years and the LGBTQ community embraced the opportunities provided by these websites and apps immediately, and then straight people followed. "I feel like they stole...

Resolution confusion

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Lars Tangen-Ackerman January 17, 2017

Every January news outlets are filled with stories about how crowded the gyms are, and experts say about half the people fall off by the time February comes rolling around. The number one New Year's...

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