The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

It’s Open House night at Abbott Elementary, and while Janine prepares to meet her struggling student’s mother, the rest of the faculty uses the time to relax.

‘Abbott Elementary’ highlights issues facing underfunded schools

Sebastian Artola, Contributor May 16, 2022

Depicting situations that teachers may often face, ABC’s “Abbott Elementary” is a comedy series about the misadventures of school staff as they attempt to deal with the realities of working at an...

Attendees walking about at the 818 Night Market in Mission Hills, Los Angeles, Calif. on July 10, 2021.

818 Night Market: Pandemic passion projects turned into local businesses

Trevor Morgan, Online Editor July 23, 2021

  At first glance, the 818 Night Market held in Mission Hills on July 10 seemed like any other pop-up event, flea market or swap-meet before the pandemic. It looked like anything you might expect...

Walking the tightrope of racial battle fatigue with Cornel West

Walking the tightrope of racial battle fatigue with Cornel West

Shannon Carter, Assistant News Editor March 9, 2021

Finding the balance between fighting for social justice and maintaining one’s well being is like walking on a tightrope. As the fight against injustice takes a mental and physical toll on the people...

Going Back to College with Hengame Abassi: Journalist Persian Jafari

Tiago Barreiro, Video Editor December 23, 2020

In this season’s fifth and final episode of “Going Back to College with Hengame Abassi,’’ Hengame talks to Persian Jafari, a 52-year-old retired journalist originally from Iran. Jafari started...

Alpha Epsilon Chapter President, Donovan Lewis hosts the virtual Def Phloetry Jam on Thursday, Sept. 24.

Def Phloetry Jam: Uplifting Black Voices Through Poetry

Yasmine Cardenas, Reporter September 30, 2020

Students and creatives tuned in for the annual Alpha Phi Alpha Def Phloetry Jam on Thursday, Sept. 24 via Zoom. Those in attendance presented poetry, spoken word and rap that touched on the theme of perseverance...

The Real Influencers – bell hooks

Fatimah Jackson, Contributor September 25, 2020

“The Real Influencers” is a series that highlights important figures whose ideas and work continue to be relevant to younger generations. Every episode is released to coincide with the figure’s birthday....

La Llorona

Contributor November 19, 2018

Fernando Antonio Martinez, grad student Once I dreamt I was nine years old, stuffed in an eight-seat Chevy Astro with nine other people Cruising down the empty streets of Guanajuato in the dead of...

rainbow hair drawing

The Adventurous World

Contributor November 19, 2018

Minley Moradian, graphic design major, sophomore“The Adventurous World” When I am asleep I visualize myself being a professional artist, working with different companies by doing what I love....

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Wild Flower (Born To Be Wild)

Contributor November 19, 2018

Iris Peretz, an art major, seniorThis sculptural piece named "Wild Flower (Born To Be Wild)" actually came to me in a dream. I was in bed with my husband and had a dream about a flowing artwork made from...

painting of a woman

True Magic

Contributor November 19, 2018

Ariella Kaniel, seniorMy concept is a true inspiration to the magic that manifests in the darkest hour. It lights up the sleeping subconscious. To illustrate this, I painted an underwater scene as an allegory...

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Déjà Vu

Contributor November 19, 2018

Salma Bustos, electronic media management major, sophomoreOnce I dreamt about an experience that at the time I didn’t know would happen to me in the future. I had dreamt that I had been walking down...

Once they dreamt…

Contributor November 19, 2018

Noemi Tovar Terrazas, grad studentSerene days and a night gone by.So much to say, yet I find so little time.Watching the birds on a sunset cold and steep,She lost hope and fell blindly to his feet.What...

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