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CSUN ‘Summer Movie Fest’ gives back to charity and the community

CSUN ‘Summer Movie Fest’ gives back to charity and the community

Sarah Goulding

June 7, 2015

The Associated Students opened their fifth annual Summer Movie Fest on Thursday, June 5, with the showing of movie "Clueless." CSUN students, families and community members gathered on the Oviatt Lawn for the movie showing and local food trucks. Leanne Vincent, founder of the Summer Movie Fest...

A goodbye to the men’s volleyball seniors

A goodbye to the men’s volleyball seniors

Sarah Goulding

May 15, 2015

With the 2015 season in the books, three Matadors are also closing this chapter in their volleyball career. Seniors Travis Magorien, Kyle Stevenson and Greg Faulkner all leave CSUN this year, but not without first leaving their mark. “It’s sad seeing them go, being with someone for that long,"...

Men’s Volleyball: A season in numbers

Men’s Volleyball: A season in numbers

Sarah Goulding

May 4, 2015

After 28 grueling matches, countless rotations of players and a plethora of injuries the Matadors’ men’s volleyball team finishes their season ninth in the MPSF. The Matadors had a 10-18 overall record this season and 7-15 in the MPSF. For the third straight year, the Matadors did not qualify...

Johnny Cupcakes serves entrepreneurial advice to students during lecture

Johnny Cupcakes serves entrepreneurial advice to students during lecture

Sarah Goulding

April 30, 2015

A line stretched through the Plaza Del Sol, just outside the Northridge center awaiting the infamous Johnny Cupcakes Thursday morning. It was an all too familiar sight for Johnny Earle, founder of Johnny Cupcakes. But for him, lines are not wrapped around auditoriums, they're wrapped around street...

CSUN upgrades its look, along with its local, national appearance

CSUN upgrades its look, along with its local, national appearance

Sarah Goulding

April 24, 2015

To a full audience in the Plaza del Sol Theater, CSUN unveiled the university’s new logo, graphic system and an entirely new platform they will be using to move the institution forward in the Reputation and Visibility Campaign Launch Thursday morning.The repositioned platform that CSUN is using w...

Men’s Volleyball: Season concludes in loss to No. 11 Long Beach State

Men’s Volleyball: Season concludes in loss to No. 11 Long Beach State

Sarah Goulding

April 19, 2015

In their season finale, the Matadors fell to No. 11 Long Beach State (25-20, 25-27, 18-25, 25-18, 14-16). Going all five sets, the Matadors tried to end their season on a high since this was three of the Matadors’ farewell match – the last one of their CSUN career. They did start off strong, bu...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN gets swept 3-0 in highly contested rematch with No. 6 BYU

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN gets swept 3-0 in highly contested rematch with No. 6 BYU

Sarah Goulding

April 12, 2015

In their final home game of the season, the Matadors fell to No 6 BYU 26-24, 25-23, 25-22. After being swept the previous night, CSUN came out looking for revenge. In each set it looked as if they would do so, but each time BYU prevailed and were victorious. “I feel like as a coach and as a team,...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN swept by BYU in three straight sets

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN swept by BYU in three straight sets

Sarah Goulding

April 11, 2015

The Matadors fell to the No. 6 BYU Cougars three sets to none (28-26, 25-21, 25-15). After the intensity of the first set ended in a loss, CSUN was unable to consistently return to that level of play. Both teams started off equal in hitting, kills, errors and attacks but by the second set the Cougars...

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN gets back on track with 3-1 win over UCSD

Men’s Volleyball: CSUN gets back on track with 3-1 win over UCSD

Sarah Goulding

April 4, 2015

Ending their short losing streak, the Matadors beat UCSD 3-1 (23-25, 25-21, 25-22, 25-15) Friday. CSUN dominated the court with four players reaching double double figures. The victory is vital for the Matadors as the season winds down and the MPSF tournament is within sight. The Matadors lost the first ...

Men’s Volleyball: Matadors devoured by No. 5 Anteaters

Men’s Volleyball: Matadors devoured by No. 5 Anteaters

Sarah Goulding

April 2, 2015

The UC Irvine Anteaters showed no mercy against CSUN, (9-15, 6-12 MPSF) sweeping them three sets to none (25-16, 25-17, 26-24). The Anteaters took the first two matches with ease but the Matadors fought back hard for the the third. Ultimately CSUN was unsuccessful and succumbed to the .378 hitting percentage...

Men’s Volleyball: Pepperdine outlasts CSUN in five sets

Men’s Volleyball: Pepperdine outlasts CSUN in five sets

Sarah Goulding

March 29, 2015

To a crowd much larger, much more electric and intense than usual, No. 14 CSUN (9-14, 6-11 MPSF) fell in five sets (22-25, 25-20, 25-19, 23-25, 12-15) to the No. 3 Pepperdine (19-4, 14-4 MPSF). The crowd of 434 was loud, rambunctious and definitely got into the heads of some of the Waves’ players,...

Men’s Volleyball: Winning streak continues after sinking Stanford in four sets

Men’s Volleyball: Winning streak continues after sinking Stanford in four sets

Sarah Goulding

March 29, 2015

The Matador’s three-game winning streak turned into four after defeating Stanford (9-12,6-9 MPSF) in four sets 25-18, 20-25, 25-21, 25-23. CSUN(9-13, 6-10MPSF ) began to completely turn around the second half of their season since they ended their eight-game losing streak at Long Beach State’s Asics...

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