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Men’s Soccer: Matadors storm back to defeat Loyola-Chicago

After a sluggish second half, the Matadors were much more aggressive on the offensive end and edged out Loyola-Chicago 2-1. Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial

Giovanni Garcia

August 31, 2015

The CSUN men’s soccer team started the season with a comeback performance by winning 2-1, against Loyola University Chicago Ramblers on Sunday night. The game started off with both teams going back and forth for the first couple of minutes. Both teams looked to establish their style of play as the ...

Crime Blotter for the week of Aug. 24 to Aug. 28

(Sundial Illustration / Thomas Gallegos)

Halie Cook

August 31, 2015

Monday, Aug. 24: Counterfeit United States money was used at the Mercantile Exchange at the University Student Union on Monday at an unknown time. The suspect has yet to be identified and the investigation is ongoing. Tuesday, Aug. 25: A CSUN officer made an arrest after discovering an unauthorized...

Matadors roll to 5-1 victory against Aggies

The Matadors defense continues to roll, with a near-shutout against the New Mexico State Aggies in a 3-1 victory. Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial

David Yapkowitz

August 31, 2015

With 49 seconds left in the match, the goal scored by New Mexico State midfielder Aileen Galicia was just about the only blemish of the day.Prior to that score, the California State University, Northridge women's soccer team had little trouble with the visiting Aggies as they rolled to a 5-1 victory o...

You apparently can feel well at the Oasis Wellness Center

Though not all programs and sessions have been made active, the Oasis Wellness Center delivers some promise for over-stressed students. {Raul Martinez/ The Sundial)

Michael Herrera

August 31, 2015

When I first heard about the new Oasis Wellness Center located in the University Student Union, I immediately asked myself, “is that building really necessary?" However, after my first visit, I walked out with a complete change of heart. The center feels like a safe haven, inside a university, that...

Sundial Songs of the Week: The beginning of the Fall Series, Vol. 1

Sundial Songs of the Week: The beginning of the Fall Series, Vol. 1

Ashley Du

August 31, 2015

Welcome back to the Sundial Songs of the Week, introducing new spinster DJ DU! This week, the new DJ has taken a foreign twist and introduces French pop to the masses. French pop is an eclectic vibe with an upbeat sound. There are many elements to this type of music genre from instrumental inspirations...

Women’s Volleyball: The Matadors fail to find any rhythm in final two matches of the Utah Classic

The Matadors could not muster any momentum as they were swept in the final two matches of the Utah Classic. Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial

Sarah Goulding

August 30, 2015

The Matadors dropped their second match of the season and at the Utah Classic, Saturday morning to the Utah Utes. The 23rd-ranked Utes swept the Matadors 25-20, 25-18, 25-8 at the Huntsman Center. Senior Cieana Stinson hit a match-high 18 kills (.317), while junior outside hitter Julie Haake added six...

Picnic with the president 2015

President Dianne F. Harrison eats with Campus Police Chief Anne P. Glavin and other students at the Picnic with the President event on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (Halie Cook/ The Sundial)

Halie Cook

August 29, 2015

Free hot dogs, watermelon and baked beans were served to hundreds of students on the Bayramian Hall Lawn Thursday, Aug. 27, to kick off a new school year with university President Dianne F. Harrison. The Picnic with the President event gives students the opportunity to connect with Harrison and other...

Women’s Soccer: Strong second half propels Matadors to second straight win

Camille Watson dribbles past the Southern Utah defense in the Matador victory 2-0 at Matador Soccer Field on Friday, Aug. 28. (Michelle Moran/ The Sundial)

Edemy Rodriguez

August 29, 2015

The CSUN women’s soccer team earned a win with a strong second half, winning 2-0 against the Southern Utah Thunderbirds Friday night at the Matador Soccer Field. The victory marks back to back wins for the CSUN women’s soccer team from after defeating Portland State of 3-0 last Sunday. The...

Biopic “Straight Outta Compton” tells N.W.A’s incredible story

Photo credit: Thomas Gallegos

Julissa Vasquez

August 29, 2015

The movie "Straight Outta Compton" is a biopic based on the rise of the rap group N.W.A. The film follows group members Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Eazy-E, DJ Yella and MC Ren. Directed by F. Gary Gray, "Straight Outta Compton" had record-breaking opening weekend sales at the box offices. The opening ...

The emergence of coding in English classes at CSUN

Medieval English texts like this are now easier to analyze thanks to CSUN English Professor Scott Kleinman's software program Lykos, which he created himself. Kleinman believes learning digital skills like coding gives students an edge in the workplace. Photo credit: Pilar De Haro

Pilar De Haro

August 29, 2015

Within CSUN's digital archives are documents filled with handwritten Medieval calligraphy. Students in CSUN Professor Scott Kleinman’s digital humanities class use these preserved files to interpret classical literature into trends. But these English majors are taking it a step further and encod...

Women’s Volleyball: Lipscomb edges CSUN in season opener

The Matadors could not start the season on a strong note, losing to Lipscomb University in five sets. Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial

Sarah Goulding

August 29, 2015

To kick off their season, CSUN’s Women’s Volleyball team travelled to Salt Lake City, Utah to compete in the Utah Classic, and fell to Lipscomb University in a closely contested matchup.In their season opener against Lipscomb University, the Matadors fell in five sets (19-25, 27-25, 25-18, 19...

Getting through week one

Vanessa Barajas

August 28, 2015

You're crunching the numbers on textbook prices anywhere you can find them, frantically rearranging school and work schedules all while you watch the numbers in your bank account steadily decrease. Can you relate to this?If you can, chances are you're a student who's probably working two jobs to pay th...

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