The Sundial

CSUN falls short in Fluker’s return

CSUN womans basketball player defending ball during game

Kenneth Birkland

January 19, 2018

Channon Fluker returned from a sprained ankle at Thursday night's home game, but her effort wasn't enough. CSUN fell to UC Santa Barbara 74-73. Fluker put up 21 points and 9 rebounds, while Tessa Boagni was the top scorer with 25 points and 2 blocks.UCSB's Sarah Bates scored 23 points with 5 assists...

25 affirmations to carry into the new year

planner reading 2018 New Years Resolutions

Kianna Hendricks

January 19, 2018

New year, new you. Sure we say that every year but this year we mean it, right? Whether it’s becoming a gym rat, finally getting that 4.0 or just being unapologetically yourself, we all have goals and positive affirmations can help achieve them.Positive affirmations are positive statements that can ...

Alcohol now sold at CSUN sporting events

different types of alcoholic beverages

Leeza Maisyan

January 19, 2018

Getting a beer during a CSUN sports game just became easier. The prior prohibition on the sale and service of alcoholic beverages at athletic events was superseded. Executive order 1109 now allows CSU campuses to do so responsibly. This change was made, as CSUN Athletics wanted to improve the fan exper...

Students run Golden Globes social media during internship

woman in black and pink long dress next to woman in green embroidered dress next to man in black formal suit

Clare Calzada

January 19, 2018

The 75th Golden Globes that took place Jan. 7th was full of unforgettable moments, from the powerful solidarity of the #TimesUp movement to Oprah Winfrey being the first black woman bestowed the Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement award.Can you imagine not only watching these moments but posting a...

Sports Calendar

calendar with multiple sports drawn around it

Ethan Hanson

January 19, 2018

1/20 Women's Basketball vs UC Riverside, 7 p.m. Men's Basketball vs Cal Poly, 4 p.m1/25 Women's Basketball @ Hawaii, 9 p.m Men's Basketball @ UC Davis, 7 p.m1/26-1/27 Track and Field @ Washington, all day.1/27 Women's Basketball @ UC Irvine, 2 p.m. Men's Basketball vs Long Beach State...

Women empowered by learning free self-defense through R.A.D.

women present proper self defense technique

Clare Calzada

January 19, 2018

Instructed by Stacey Nowak, head of the Crime Prevention Unit and Matador Patrol Coordinator, women were given hands-on training in self-defense and comprehensive instruction on awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance in three-hour sessions held Tuesday and Thursday evenings in January. Nowak...

The 2 sides of smoking marijuana on campus

plaque reading High Times Medical Cannabis Cup

Gisselle Pernett

January 19, 2018

Recreational use of marijuana for adults 21 and over is now legal in California. Under proposition 64 users can now possess and smoke marijuana in their own private homes but trying to smoke marijuana in a public place or college campus is still illegal. CSUN, like many other college campuses, receives ...

Greek life revitalized

3 woman stand behind booth

Contributor

January 19, 2018

CSUN is known for its huge commuter student base. Due to this, many students try to find numerous ways to get involved on campus and find a network that can be a family, so they can make memories in college, as well as find internships and jobs once they are out of college. While looking for this, ma...

The Inequality of Privilege

black and white photo depicting things not being equal between the working class and man

Samantha Fuller-Hall

January 19, 2018

We hear a lot about privilege in the modern world. It’s been worn by overuse from bloggers and hipsters, thrown against weary ears, until the sharp sting that ought to accompany a word signifying a distinct lack of opportunity for others becomes nothing more than indifference. That is what privilege me...

Bike to campus for less

green and yellow Lime Bike in bike rack

Daisy Orozco

January 19, 2018

A new transportation alternative is available on campus as students can now rent bicycles for 50 cents per half hour provided by the bicycle-sharing company, LimeBike.LimeBike is incorporated into 11 universities across the nation and was founded in June 2017 on the question "How do we ensure future gener...

2018 men’s volleyball preview

CSUN volleyball team player goes to spike the ball on opposing teams side

Ethan Hanson

January 19, 2018

The expectations have never been higher for CSUN's men's volleyball team. The Matadors return a slew of experienced players as the Matadors seek their first appearance in the Final Four since 2010. CSUN is the seventh-ranked team in the country and has started the season winning their first four games....

Men’s Volleyball Preview Photo Headshots

CSUN volleyball team player goes to spike the ball on opposing teams side

Ethan Hanson

January 19, 2018

Volleyball photos

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