The Sundial

New enrollment requirements to come

New enrollment requirements to come

Jose Romero

March 31, 2016

With 40,131 students enrolled just last year, CSUN has become the most populated campus in the California State University system. Due its high enrollment, CSUN will soon be implementing stricter requirements for future students. The new requirements aim to ease impaction by reducing enrollment. T...

Greenlight Lights Out Ep. 5.5

Greenlight Lights Out Ep. 5.5

Alex Razo

March 31, 2016

Welcome to our after show! On Greenlight Lights Out we discuss any kind of topic, from a funny story to delving further into a topic discussed on the current week’s episode of Greenlight. This week Gonzalo and special guest Alex Perez talk about music artist Kehlani and expand on the negative aspects...

Greenlight Ep. 5: Age of Aquarius…Leo and Gemini

Greenlight Ep. 5: Age of Aquarius…Leo and Gemini

Alex Razo

March 31, 2016

Greenlight is back from break with not one, but two special guests! Lend your ear to co-hosts Gonzalo and Chauncey with their special guests Alex and Luis. Gonzalo and Alex talk about their shared love for Chopped, Luis fawns over Tumblr, and Chauncey shares her knowledge of horoscope nonsense. The...

Candlelight vigil held to remember EOP Director José Luis Vargas

Candlelight vigil held to remember EOP Director José Luis Vargas

Daisy Perez

March 31, 2016

From working with students to get scholarships, and helping with financial aid problems to internships, José Luis Vargas provided heart-to-heart advice to low-income students, according to his colleagues. "He loved the hell out of this campus. I never understood why until the last couple of week...

CSUN Matador News – March 30, 2016 – YouTube

CSUN Matador News – March 30, 2016 – YouTube

Matador News

March 31, 2016

President Obama commutes the sentences of 61 people in prison for drug crimes, and the Los Angeles City Council considers softening the city's law enforcement policies against homeless people. Matador News reporter Morgan Bertolotti talks to the Institute for Sustainability's Sarah Johnson about this...

A.S. senate elections scheduled on possible CFA strike days

A.S. senate elections scheduled on possible CFA strike days

Ashley Grant

March 31, 2016

Associated Students' stance on the California Faculty Association and California University administration negotiation and strike remains neutral. A.S. officials gave their view of the negotiation between the CFA and CSU as the possible strike will continue until an agreement is reached. “As...

Professional dominatrix, adult performer share journey as sex workers

Professional dominatrix, adult performer share journey as sex workers

Ashley Grant

March 31, 2016

A panel of current and past female sex workers, along with a CSUN sociology professor, held a discussion about the issues surrounding sex work. Members of the Women’s Research and Resource Center hosted “An Honest Conversation Regarding Sex Work,” Tuesday night at the Thousand Oaks Room ...

CSUN student sexually assaulted at knifepoint, alleged suspect in custody

CSUN student sexually assaulted at knifepoint, alleged suspect in custody

Michael Herrera

March 31, 2016

A known suspect sexually assaulted a CSUN 20-year-old woman at knifepoint and threatened her during the assault, police said. The off-campus assault occurred at her home on Tuesday, west of the CSUN campus, according to police.The student reported the assault to a campus resource the next day, who re...

Geek Clash Ep. 49: The Phantom Podcast

Geek Clash Ep. 49: The Phantom Podcast

Alex Razo

March 30, 2016

In lieu of the episode lost through technical error, this week's podcast has not one, but two guests! Lita and Danny are joined by both Ryan and Felipe to breakdown Batman vs. Superman. Danny had to leave early, so Lita teases info on Daredevil Season 2 and Ryan announces his Spring Break accomplishment. Tune...

Where to hike during the Runyon Canyon closure

Where to hike during the Runyon Canyon closure

Ashley Horton

March 30, 2016

This is the last weekend for hiker's to enjoy Hollywood's famous Runyon Canyon before it's officially closed to the public from April 1 through July 31. According to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, the cause for the temporary closure is an aging six-inch pipe that stretches one mile thro...

Matador softball sweeps Cal State Bakersfield in double header

Matador softball sweeps Cal State Bakersfield in double header

Matthew Wojtasiak

March 30, 2016

Matadors softball (20-14) continued its recent stretch of strong play, winning both games Tuesday against the Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners (8-21) 7-3 and 4-1. In the first game CSUN opened scoring in the top of the second inning with an RBI-single by freshman left fielder Sabrina Garcia, giving...

ICYMI: CSUN continues win streak against Bears

ICYMI: CSUN continues win streak against Bears

James Fike

March 30, 2016

The Matadors found themselves extending their winning streak to three against Brown on Tuesday at Matador Pool. After taking a 4-2 lead in the first quarter, the Bears of Brown were out scored 8-2 over the next three. Brown's Jessica Heilman struck first, and Marisa Koloktronis followed suit after...

The student media organization of California State University Northridge