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‘Big Politics’ continues with discussion of statewide issues

(Left to right) Susan Shelley, Congressman Howard Berman (28th District), Mark Reed and Congressman Brad Sherman (27th district) during the National Congressional Debate at the Valley of Performing Arts Center on April 30. Photo credit: Andres Aguila / Daily Sundial

Tenny Minassian

May 2, 2012

A Town Hall meeting with state legislators discussing statewide issues will be held today in Grand Salon of the USU at 6 p.m. This is one of three forums that make up “Big Politics,” an event A.S. has created and funded for this week. The participants include State Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, ...

Students organize food tasting event that benefits Los Angeles Foodbank

Tenny Minassian

April 23, 2012

CSUN students held “A Taste of Northridge Foodraiser” Sunday, featuring donated popular menu items from local restaurants in order to raise awareness and donations for the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank. Epicurean Endeavors, a group of five CSUN students in a Coms 323 class, organized the event...

Northridge Fashion Center set to welcome new restaurants

Tenny Minassian

April 12, 2012

Elephant Bar and Yardhouse are two restaurants that will be opening up in the Northridge Fashion Center later this year.  A summer construction date has been set for both restaurants, with a grand opening for Yardhouse set for the fall and for Elephant Bar it is tentatively set for summer. Both restaurants...

Faculty across 23 CSU campuses vote to go on strike

Faculty and students participating during the CFA informational pickett at CSUN on Nov. 8, 2011. Sundial File Photo

Tenny Minassian

April 11, 2012

Faculty across all 23 CSU campuses will start voting next week to determine if the California Faculty Association (CFA) should organize a statewide strike. Voting starts April 16, and will continue for two weeks until April 27. In addition to online polls, some campuses will host in-person voting stations. ...

Newest exhibits featured at Los Angeles area museums

Tenny Minassian

April 10, 2012

There are many museums located all around Los Angeles and the Daily Sundial has gathered everything you need to know about the newest exhibits and events occurring. Los Angeles County Museum of Art – LACMA Location: 5905 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90036 323 857-6000 Price: Students with th...

Associated Students pass resolution banning plastic bags

Tenny Minassian

March 14, 2012

The Associated Students passed a bill banning single-use plastic bags from the CSUN campus in order to become a more eco-friendly campus. The bill was passed on Feb. 21 and includes providing 8,000 free, foldable and reusable bags to incoming freshman during their orientation for a period of thr...

Members of Matador Patrol help keep students safe at night

Tenny Minassian

March 14, 2012

“Would you like a safety escort tonight?” This is a typical question that Peter Sanchez asks his fellow CSUN students during the week. Sanchez, a sophomore sociology major, has been working as a community service assistant, under the CSUN Matador Patrol for a little over a year. As an ass...

CSUN celebrates Chinese New Year with annual banquet

Tenny Minassian

March 7, 2012

CSUN's China Institute and Chinese Student Association are celebrating the year of the dragon with their annual Chinese New Year's banquet. The banquet will be on Saturday, March 17 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Grand Salon in the USU. There will be games, raffles and food. The raffle prizes will be...

Best fitness apps for National Nutrition Month

Tenny Minassian

February 29, 2012

Students have hectic lives trying to juggle work, school, family, and social relationships. Student’s phones can be one of their best tools in their quest to juggle it all and stay healthy and fit at the same time.  iPhones and Androids have thousands of applications that can be downloaded and used...

Lernik Moses changes relationship between textbook sellers and buyers

Lernik Moses, VP of development in MACSUN, displays some of the books that CSUN students have contributed to the book exchange program. / Photo Illustration by Tenny Minassian

Tenny Minassian

February 26, 2012

Lernik Moses emigrated from Iran four years ago, leaving her parents and older brother behind to pursue her educational goals. Moses, 26, traveled to America in search of freedom and opportunities to make her dreams of becoming a businesswoman a reality. With her innovative business savvy, Moses developed the idea of a book exchange program with a target market of C...

Year of Queer event celebrates milestones in the LGBTQ community

Photo Illustration by Andres Aguila

Tenny Minassian

February 23, 2012

CSUN’s Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Alliance held their “Year of Queer” event Wednesday, featuring various performances by members and allies of the community. The fourth annual talent showcase, held in the Grand Salon of the University Student Union, included vocal performances, dance r...

CSUN’s CAS collaborates with officials from El Salvador to spread nation’s culture

Tenny Minassian

February 18, 2012

Faculty from CSUN’s Central American Studies program are collaborating with officials in El Salvador to share their knowledge and gain insight into the culture of the country. Dr. Douglas Carranza, chair of CAS, and cultural studies and literature professor Dr. Beatriz Cortez, are participating...

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