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CSUN students mentor local at-risk youth

Lidya Munoz

December 10, 2009

School is a crucial aspect in childhood and adolescence; just like it can be a breeze it can also be a difficult time in a child’s and a teenager’s life.  It is here when many kids come head to head with new difficult challenges, ranging from a broken home, gangs, drugs, or maybe they are academically...

New student-run program explores the great outdoors

Aprile Sumague

December 10, 2009

A one-of-a-kind and affordable experience to explore nature and its beauty is the purpose of a new student-run program called Outdoor Adventures. It gives students the opportunity to appreciate the outdoors and achieve a greater knowledge about it outside the four corners of a classroom. The program started engaging in outdoor activities in Spring 2...

Comments from the Web

Jacky Guerrero

December 10, 2009

Some alternatives before we break out into protests By Aaron Helmbrecht Contributing reporter Published on December 8, 2009 Anonymous First of all, most students can’t just “deal with it.” Some of us at CSUN have been waiting five or even six years to graduate because we can’t get our m...

We can’t avoid them if we tried

Kerstin Gupilan

December 10, 2009

Let’s face it. We’re obsessed with them. We tweet, Facebook and complain about them. And these days, they are the one thing that consumes our every waking thought. Finals. They’ve haunted us for months, and now they are finally here. Say hello to late nights at the Oviatt, girls with messy pony tails and no makeup, and long lines at the Fre...

Matadors face red-hot Cowboys

Kendall Capps

December 10, 2009

The Cal State Northridge hockey team has a gigantic clash this Saturday night at 8:30 p.m. against the hottest Division III American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) team, the University of Wyoming, at the Valley Ice Center in Panorama City. Northridge is 14-1 on the season and is ranked third in the Pacific division. ...

Study break tips from us to you


December 9, 2009

Here at the Daily Sundial, we know finals are hard. So here are some of the ways our staff gets through finals and what we do to take a break. These tips help us and we hope they help you. Good luck! “If you need a distraction from your diligent studying during the upcoming week of finals, I have...

Professor’s art shown in galleries around the world

Michelle Nelson

December 9, 2009

Technicolor. Psychedelic. Vivid. Like those weird dreams you get if you eat dinner right before going to bed. And in your dream, the steak appears alongside little gnomes lounging on the dinner table, next to an extravagant bouquet of outlandish flowers. Those are the images Erik Sandberg, illustration...

Secret Service blows it

Pam Tapper

December 9, 2009

At the first State party of the Obama Administration, a couple managed to get through the first security check point at the party. This is very terrifying to me. I remember when President Kennedy was shot and killed from a book depository in Dallas, Texas, more than 40 years ago. I would hope that with t...

CSUN On-Point One Hour Special 12/01/2009

CSUN On-Point One Hour Special 12/01/2009

On Point

December 9, 2009

CSUN On-Point Special 12/01/09, Host: Tiaira Nowlin from Lincoln Harrison on Vimeo....

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