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Dianne Harrison attends her last Faculty Senate meeting as president

President Dianne F. Harrison addresses the Faculty Senate in her last senate meeting as CSUN president.
Shannon Carter, Assistant News Editor November 24, 2020

In her last appearance at the Faculty Senate meeting on Thursday, President Dianne F. Harrison updated the Senate on the renaming of University Hall to Valera Hall, the 2020-2021 commencement ceremonies...

Strong Santa Ana winds cause 90 mph gusts and start several wildfires in Southern California

Strong Santa Ana winds add to fire threat in Southern California.
Emily Holshouser, Assistant News Editor October 28, 2020

A Santa Ana wind event produced gusts of up to 80 miles per hour on Monday. While Santa Ana winds are an annual event for Californians, its arrival during an intense fire season in a year that has seen...

Los Angeles District Attorney candidates: Jackie Lacey and George Gascón

Los Angeles District Attorney candidates: Jackie Lacey and George Gascón
Sloane Bozzi, News Editor October 19, 2020

The Los Angeles County District Attorney seat is being sought after this November by two candidates with long careers in the criminal justice system: current L.A. County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey and San...

L.A. County 2020 ballot measures

L.A. County 2020 ballot measures
Jonathan Giovanazzi, Contributor October 12, 2020

Measure J — Community investment and alternatives to incarceration minimum county budget allocation Measure J is a proposed charter amendment placed on the Los Angeles County ballot by the Los Angeles...

California’s propositions on the 2020 ballot

California's propositions on the 2020 ballot
Sloane Bozzi and Emily Holshouser October 12, 2020

With less than a month until Nov. 3, Election Day is fast approaching. The Daily Sundial has summarized the 12 propositions to serve as a guide — whether you’ll be voting by mail or at a polling station. Here...

L.A. County ballot drop box and voting center locations

L.A. County ballot drop box and voting center locations
Logan Bik October 12, 2020

Find a bin near you to drop off your ballot before Nov. 3.   Ballot drop off locations:     This is what an official L.A. County ballot drop box looks like:     Looking...

Protesters demand justice for Dijon Kizzee; block off the northbound 110 Freeway

A man stands on a flatbed truck facing protesters as they march down Imperial Highway in South Los Angeles, Calif. on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020.
Emily Holshouser, Assistant News Editor September 6, 2020

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Several dozen deputies stood guard in full riot gear outside the South Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Station, as roughly 200 protesters gathered on Saturday to protest the death...

Black Lives Matter-L.A. protest in response to the killing of Dijon Kizzee

Black Lives Matter Los Angeles organizers and protesters gathered in front of the Hall of Justice in downtown Los Angeles, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020.
Samantha Bravo, Assistant News Editor September 3, 2020

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES — On Monday, Los Angeles County Sheriff deputies shot and killed 29-year-old Dijon Kizzee during a confrontation in Westmont after being stopped on his bicycle for a “violation...

Protests in downtown L.A. continue following the shooting of Jacob Blake

A police officer gets hit with a red smoke bomb.
Michaella Huck and Logan Bik August 25, 2020

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES — A few hundred people gathered at the Los Angeles City Hall on Monday night to seek justice for two Black men who were recently shot by police. Jacob Blake was shot several times...

NCAA Board approved added year of eligibility and athlete protections

The NCAA voted to allow fall sports championships to be played in the spring on Friday.
Andres Soto, Sports Editor August 21, 2020

The NCAA Division I board of directors adopted the Division I council’s recommendation of working toward hosting a scaled-back version of fall championships in the spring on Friday. The board met via...

August 5, 2020

Emails sent to Nordstrom’s Topanga employees from July 14 to July 28. The Sundial received copies of the emails from a Nordstrom staff member, who wants to remain anonymous to avoid retaliation by their...

ICE orders international students to leave the U.S. if their fall semester is fully online

CSUN international students may be forced to leave the country under a new ICE directive issued Monday
Tiago Barreiro and Orlando Mayorquin July 7, 2020

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement released a new directive Monday that may force international students at schools with online fall semesters to leave the country in the middle of a pandemic.  The...

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