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University Student Union hosts 4th Annual Spring KickOff

University Student Union hosts 4th Annual Spring KickOff

Angel Silva

January 23, 2015

  >CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story incorrectly said the event was hosted by Associated Students, rather than the University Student Union. CSUN’s Spring Kickoff welcomed students to the Spring semester for the fourth year in a row, with music, games and free food at the...

the SET episode 3

the SET episode 3

Conner Faulk

January 23, 2015

Conner and Ernesto on the SET Conner Faulk and Ernesto Casillas are proud to bring you Episode 3 of the SET Sports-Entertainment-Talk.  This week we have a food and LA nightlife segment, as well as discuss the NFL, pro bowl, dvd and movie releases.  Conner also does a Top 5 best heist movie list as we...

Students Don’t Need Craigslist

Students Don’t Need Craigslist

Allessandra Lopez

January 23, 2015

We all watch movies like The Craigslist Killer and think, nothing that surreal could ever happen to us. Except that it did. Former CSUN student, Abdullah Alkadi’s body was found on the side of the 10 Freeway in Palm Desert last year, after leaving his home to meet up with a stranger. Abdullah ...

Women’s Basketball: CSUN devours last place UC Irvine Anteaters 72-63 in away game

Women’s Basketball: CSUN devours last place UC Irvine Anteaters 72-63 in away game

Mateo Melero

January 23, 2015

The CSUN Matadors bounced back from last week's defeat with consistent shooting from its guards to defeat the UC Irvine Anteaters 72-63 in an away game Thursday night. The Anteaters, who tie with the UC Santa Barbara for last place in the Big West Conference, trailed the entire game. Irvine neve...

Men’s Basketball: Matadors have trouble keeping pace with the Anteaters, fall 80-49

Men’s Basketball: Matadors have trouble keeping pace with the Anteaters, fall 80-49

Julius Lasin

January 23, 2015

Story by Julius Lasin The Matadors (6-14, 2-3 Big West) could not sustain their success on Thursday, as their two-game winning streak was snapped by the UC Irvine Anteaters (10-8, 3-1 Big West), losing 80-49. “You have to respect winning, you have to respect it,” said CSUN head coach Reggie Theus. “When...

Community College Chancellor anounces 15 campuses to offer B.A’s

Community College Chancellor anounces 15 campuses to offer B.A’s

Kathleen Johnson

January 22, 2015

  The California Community Colleges Board of Governors met on Tuesday in Sacramento to discuss the baccalaureate degree program, a program intended to change the expectation of obtaining higher education in California. Today, the state consists of 112 community colleges, which until now have only offered a two-...

“Stoppage Time” episode one: transfers and midseason reports

“Stoppage Time” episode one: transfers and midseason reports

Vincent Nguyen

January 22, 2015

In "Stoppage Time" Sundial Sports Editor Vincent Nguyen and co-host Dezmyne Ford will bring you the latest on soccer all over the world. Topics will range from the English Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, and the MLS. For today's episode, the two hosts talk about the latest transfers, potentia...

Dinner Thyme: satisfy your cravings

Dinner Thyme: satisfy your cravings

Cicely Chisholm

January 22, 2015

Welcome to Dinner Thyme, your friendly neighborhood food blog. We, your humble writers, are just looking to expand your horizons. Our goal is to expose you to something new, whether it's a new food, recipe or restaurant. Each week will bring a new topic to discuss. These can range from possible...

The freedom to be decent

The freedom to be decent

Cicely Chisholm

January 22, 2015

After two gunmen opened fire in the office of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical newspaper in Paris, 12 people were killed. Several others were injured, and it spawned a conversation about free speech. To an extent, it also opened up a discussion on how society views Muslims. The attacks were allegedly ...

League Bound: Matadors drafted to MLS

League Bound: Matadors drafted to MLS

Vincent Nguyen

January 22, 2015

Both were two-time Big West Champions. One was a first team All-American who scored 42 goals in his CSUN career, making him one of a few players to reach the 40-goal mark in college soccer and in Matador program history. The other earned All-Big West First Team honors, and played an instrumenta...

Men’s Volleyball: Matadors can’t overcome the storm and get swept by the Waves

Men’s Volleyball: Matadors can’t overcome the storm and get swept by the Waves

Sarah Goulding

January 22, 2015

In their road-trip opener, the Matadors were swept by No. 6 Pepperdine 15-25, 22-25, 15-25. The highly ranked Waves (6-1, 2-1 MPSF) dominated the court with their defense and accumulated 16 enormous blocks. The Matadors (3-3, 1-1 MPSF) had two in all three matches. Junior outside hitter Sam Holt and so...

Xtreme Weekly, Issue One: paying respects to Ricardo Dos Santos

Xtreme Weekly, Issue One: paying respects to Ricardo Dos Santos

Branden Navarro

January 21, 2015

  Surfing: The surf community is in mourning as news that Brazil’s Ricardo Dos Santos was shot and killed outside of his home by an off-duty police officer. Two brothers, with the older brother suspected to have shot at Dos Santos, have been taken into custody by local police. Dos Santos was a ...

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