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CSU financial model proposes tuition increases for resources

A.S. President Jorge Reyes and A.S. Vice President speak to senators about the CSU task force financial model proposal.

Yvonne Zimmerman

November 30, 2015

A new CSU financial draft proposal has recommended tuition increases for California State University campuses following an end of state funding that had frozen tuition hikes for about four years, Associated Students President Jorge Reyes and Vice President Sevag Alexanian reported to A.S. senate Monday, ...

Crime Blotter for the Week of Nov. 23 to Nov. 29

Crime Blotter banner. This illustration depicts a pair of handcuffs with one of them open and unlocked. There is also a crushed can with its contents spilled out on the floor.

Halie Cook

November 30, 2015

Monday, Nov. 23: Two suspects held two victims at knifepoint during an attempted robbery near Lindley and Halstead on Monday night. The incident occurred around 11:20 p.m. when the two victims were walking and approached by the two suspects. One suspect displayed the handle of a knife in his wai...

Increase the number of gender-neutral bathrooms on campus

A gender inclusive restroom can be found inside the Oasis Center as well as throughout the CSUN campus allowing any and every gender to use the restroom. (Raul Martinez / The Sundial)

Contributor

November 30, 2015

CSUN emphasizes how inclusive and diverse our campus is, yet still manages to isolate a large part of our student population – our transgender and gender-nonconforming community. Recently, CSUN implemented gender-neutral restrooms in the Oasis Center that opened in August. Not only did the campus gain a place...

A delightful Sweet Butter Kitchen

A delightful Sweet Butter Kitchen

Roza Asgharzadeh

November 30, 2015

https://vanessapbarajas.cartodb.com/api/v2/viz/a7ea5da6-7954-11e5-9640-0ecd1babdde5/viz.json In a city full of franchised coffee shops on every corner of the city, finding a good local shop that serves quality coffee and food can be a treasure. Sweet Butter Kitchen is one of those treasures. Locals...

Captured: Foals

Foals front-man Yannis Philappakis performing during his band's show at the Wiltern on Nov. 29.

Vincent Nguyen

November 30, 2015

29-out-of-30. Hard to believe there's only one day left in Red Bull Sound Select's 30 Days in L.A., but in it's penultimate show at the Wiltern on Nov. 29, Foals was the band to make it seem like the final one. In the first show of its American tour, The English indie rock band was flashy, grimy,...

CSUN stays scruffy with No shave November

Kyle Ehlers, 24, Recreational Management

Laine Wherritt

November 30, 2015

Every November beards become an increasingly popular commodity among men in support of No-Shave November. The movement can first be traced back to Australia in 2004 when, according to Vidette Online there were 30 men who grew beards for 30 days to raise awareness for prostate cancer and depression in men. The i...

Student Travel Column: Destination Iran

Yazd in Iran. This ceremony in Iran is called

Julie Gauthier

November 30, 2015

https://vanessapbarajas.cartodb.com/api/v2/viz/49993182-7959-11e5-a9e8-0e787de82d45/viz.json Mandana Azimi, 31, is a CSUN student years old, student in Mass Communication who traveled to Iran. Q: Where did you travel? A: "Different parts of Iran such as Qeshm and Kish iland, Yazd, Isfahan, Shiraz...

Sundial Songs of the Week: Fall Series, Vol. 11

Illustration of record player with leaves and musical notes coming from it.

Vincent Nguyen

November 30, 2015

It's the Thanksgiving break hangover. Too full to walk, too broke to buy anything, and, most importantly, too hungover to even function, but not to worry – there's still a bunch of music that needs a listen. Check this week's latest edition of the Sundial Songs of the Week with all that jazz. https://soundcloud.com/sundial-songs-of-the-week/sets/sotw-12-1 So...

Matadors offense stymied, UCLA routs CSUN 77-45

The CSUN Men's basketball team fell early in the game and were unable to recover losing to UCLA by a final score of 45-77 at  Pauley Pavillion on Sunday Nov. 29, 2015. (Raul Martinez / The Sundial)

Julius Lasin

November 29, 2015

Following a heartbreaking overtime loss to the Loyola Marymount University Lions, the CSUN men’s basketball team was walloped by the UCLA Bruins, 77-45. The Matadors, who were still without guards Jerron Wilbut and Aaron Parks, were dominated from the tip, falling behind 14-0 and going over six...

Captured: ilovemakonnen

Captured: ilovemakonnen

Vincent Nguyen

November 29, 2015

Mack Sennett Studios going up on a Saturday. ilovemakonnen performed at the third-to-last 30 Days in L.A. show on Nov. 28. The Atlanta native performed at the Mack Sennett Studios along with Basecamp and Jazz Cartier. Aside from playing his hits, ilovemakonnen performed new songs from his recen...

Inked

Inked

Matador News

November 27, 2015

On Point reports on society's new acceptance of tattoos with restaurant owner Juan Gomez, tattoo parlor owner Cooper, and tattoo apprentice artist Brian.

Don’t get stirred up by Starbucks’ plain red cup design

 (Andre J. Jackson/Detroit Free Press/MCT)

Contributor

November 27, 2015

It’s that time of the year again for Starbucks to bring out their holiday cups. However, there's something different causing a major controversy. Each year, Starbucks brings holiday cheer to the community by decorating their coffee cups with snowflakes, Christmas tree ornaments, wreaths, and different...

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