The Sundial

CSUN’s green efforts timeline

Roxanne Estrada April 22, 2010

CSUN Goes Green on Dipity.

Green documentaries to look out for

Roxanne Estrada April 21, 2010

In celebration of Earth Day, step out of the box and get the 411 on some issues that you might not be aware of.  But instead of reading boring documents about how we’re polluting our planet, invite...

Dedication ceremony held for Chaparall Hall

Dedication ceremony held for Chaparall Hall

Roxanne Estrada April 19, 2010

CSUN officials cut the celebratory ribbon Friday to officially dedicate the newest science building of Chaparral Hall. Tours of the 90,000 square foot building were held at 2 p.m. followed by a...

Professor receives national teaching award

Roxanne Estrada April 14, 2010

Michael Elliott was a bit surprised by the final project in Dr. Amine Ghanem’s Senior Design Class.  Analyzing the construction of the new CSUN Student Recreation Center would be a daunting but real-life...

What’s your carbon footprint?

Roxanne Estrada April 14, 2010

In the sustainability world, we are always using big words and umbrella terms like carbon footprint.  We know a higher carbon footprint rating is bad for the environment and living in southern California...

Where the green jobs are at

Roxanne Estrada April 12, 2010

When we recycle and bring our own water bottle we tend to feel pretty good about ourselves and that we might be making at least a small difference.  But that’s pretty much all the results are...

Bookstein Tax Clinic receives grant

Roxanne Estrada April 2, 2010

The U.S. Department of Treasury has awarded a $64,000 grant to CSUN’s Bookstein Tax Clinic. This is the third year the clinic has been chosen and is one of 90 other nationwide institutions to receive...

CSUN taking a lead in environmental sustainability

Roxanne Estrada March 22, 2010

CSUN has showed that it has been putting its green foot forward and leading the way for the CSU's.  I had previously known that CSUN had a solid foundation for eco-friendly development but I never...

Career opportunities in the conservation field

Roxanne Estrada March 15, 2010

Now that we are full throttle into Spring semester, making time for the extra stuff seems more and more difficult.  But an hour every couple of weeks to boost your environment awareness isn’t so bad...

Green changes on campus

Roxanne Estrada March 8, 2010

Dressed in a tie-dyed T-shirt, junior Abraham Arce, 22, a creative writing major, hides out from the rain in the Freudian Sip. Today was a disappointment; they were out of his usual order of hot chocolate...

Exhibiting methods of sustainability at the Oviatt Library

Roxanne Estrada March 8, 2010

The Oviatt Library is hosting a sustainability exhibit in the main lobby until April 1. Sustainability is the “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability...

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