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Sundial Radio Hour February 29

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Alex Razo

February 29, 2016

Street racing kills three in Commerce. Leonardo DiCaprio wins first Oscar for "The Revenant". Anaheim Klan rally turns violent. Steph Curry's big night lead to Warriors victory. Anchors: Cammeron Parrish (@cammsworld), Angel Silva and Matthew Wojtasiak (@MattWojtasiak) [soundcloud url="ht...

Crime Blotter for Feb. 22 to Feb. 28

Crime Blotter for Feb. 22 to Feb. 28

Erik Luna

February 29, 2016

Monday, Feb. 22 An unknown suspect stole a laptop that was left unattended at Chaparral Hall around 10:15 a.m. Unknown suspects wrote graffiti on walls inside Bayramian Hall and Nordhoff Hall restrooms on three different occasions. A counterfeit bill was used by an unknown suspect at the University...

3-car pile up causes traffic delays on Zelzah, 2 injured

A Nissan Pathfinder collided with a Mercedes-Benz when the Mercedes was making a u-turn. James Fike / The Sundial

Brooke Holland

February 29, 2016

A section of Zelzah Aveue was closed today as police investigated a three-car collision. Two people were sent to the hospital for injuries, according to police. The crash occurred around noon at the intersection of Zelzah Avenue and Prairie Street, police said. Police said a Nissan Pathfinder...

‘The Vagina Monologues’ exude women empowerment

Students on stage during one of

Violet Canelo

February 29, 2016

The CSUN chapter of the V-Day activist movement conveyed a powerful message about serious issues women face with "The Vagina Monologues" while contributing to women’s rights by fundraising for nonprofit organizations on Feb. 25 at Plaza Del Sol Performance Hall. "The Vagina Monologues" is an Obie-awar...

Weekly Editor’s Picks: garage rock at the Troubadour, food trucks on campus, zine fest

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Lindsay Baffo

February 29, 2016

  Tuesday 3.1 — Film Screening "Only Angels Have Wings" at LACMA Celebrate March at LACMA on Tuesday with a screen of the Howard Hawks-directed "Only Angels Have Wings," a fatalistic drama of romance and aviation. Starring Cary Grant and Jean Arthur, "Only Angels Have Wings" was one of ma...

Chatsworth Family invites CSUN students to their table

Armando Villanueva Jr., 21, prepping Chile Rellenos in the main kitchen of Villanueva's Mexican Grill in Chatsworth. (Chiles Relleno) Photo credit: Eric Licas

Eric Licas

February 29, 2016

The Gunther and Jacobs brothers walked into Villanueva Mexican Grill with a crate full of hand-picked lemons, and walked out with a hot order of super nachos."We needed lemons," said the son of Villanueva's owner, Armando Jr., 21, with a shrug.It was a good deal for the four local kids as well, accordi...

Weekly News Events at CSUN

Weekly News Events at CSUN

Brandon Jauregui

February 29, 2016

Monday, Feb. 29 Civil Rights Pioneer: A Symposium on Judge Loren Miller CSUN will host a presentation, where Dr. Amina Hassan will speak to the audience about her recent work, Loren Miller: Civil Rights Attorney and Journalist. The event will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Oviatt Library Ferman Pre...

Delay in plea for man charged for murder of a CSUN student

Brian Anthony Gonzales, 24, also known as

Eric Licas

February 29, 2016

Judge Andrea Thompson has granted a petition to delay the submission of a plea from Brian Gonzales in connection to the January murders of Jerred Scott and CSUN student Emily Fox. Defense Attorney Alan G. Karow cited the ongoing nature of the investigation in his request to commute the arraignment...

CSUN Men’s basketball can’t keep pace with Hawaii

Junior guard Kendall Smith drives past three Gauchos during the first half of Thursday's game, February 25, 2016. The Matadors would lose the game 78-63. (Max Zeronian/Sundial)

Daniel Robles

February 28, 2016

CSUN men's basketball dropped its second-straight contest as the Hawaii Rainbow Warrirors swept the season-series after the Matadors lost on the road, 89-78. CSUN shot 42 percent from the field compared to the sharpshooting by Hawaii that netted the team a 52 percent clip. CSUN only converted one-of-nine...

Matador recreation day promotes healthy living

Target Practice on the Student Recreation Center Field during Fitness Day on Feb.25. (Matthew Wojtasiak/The Sundial) Photo credit: Matthew Wojtasiak

Matthew Wojtasiak

February 28, 2016

Matadors celebrated National Recreation Sports and Fitness Day Thursday with an obstacle course on the Student Recreation Center field.Audrey Martinez, events supervisor for the USU, said, "Matador Recreation Day is about promoting health, fitness, and wellness, while being free for all CSUN students....

Men’s basketball comes out flat against UCSB

Sophomore guard Jerron Wilbut misses an attempted shot late in the first half, February 25, 2016. The Matadors shot 21 percent in the first half. (Max Zeronian/Sundial)

Daniel Robles

February 27, 2016

CSUN men's basketball looked overmatched as they fell 78-63 to the University of California, Santa Barbara Gauchos Thursday night. CSUN was never able to get much offense going as the team shot only 31.3 percent from the field and made four-of-22 three-point attempts. The Matadors dominated on...

CSUN’s bats power Matadors past Northern Colorado

Elias Orona, sophomore outfielder, slides safely into home in the bottom of the fourth to give CSUN a two run lead, February 26, 2016. Orona batted one for four in Friday's game. (Max Zeronian/Sundial)

Peter Felsch

February 27, 2016

The CSUN baseball team outlasted Nothern Colorado on Friday afternoon matchup 5-2. The win put baseball over .500, at 3-2. It was a strong day on both sides for the Matadors as senior pitcher Rayne Raven had a solid outing on the mound going 6 innings and striking out 6. The bats also came alive...

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