The Sundial

Red Capes: Off Season Summary

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Manuel Fuentes

August 31, 2018

Aaron Peeples and Solomon Ladvienka talk about all the news in sports over the summer. ???...

CSUN shows heart in 3-1 loss to physical UNLV

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Alex Guerrero

August 31, 2018

The Matadors lost their second home game of the season, 3-1, against the UNLV Rebels, Thursday night. CSUN is still without a win at home but scored their first goal in Northridge this season.Despite the loss, there were many positive moments for the team as they battled for 90 minutes on Matador Field...

Women’s volleyball trying to find their identity

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Justin Vigil

August 29, 2018

After an up and down start, the Matadors will return to CSUN for their home opener Friday Aug. 31 against North Texas at 6 p.m.The team will also play Idaho in the Matadome Saturday night Sep. 1 followed by an away match Sunday Sep. 2 at Pepperdine.The Matadors enter the CSUN-Pepperdine Challenge follow...

The big business of modern day slavery-human sex trafficking


August 29, 2018

Human Sex Trafficking is one of the largest international human rights issues facing the world today. It is also one of the most profitable.According to the Human Trafficking Center’s website, human sex trafficking is estimated to earn $99 billion a year. Human sex trafficking is defined as a form...

The horrific reality of gun violence in 2018

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Madison Parsley

August 28, 2018

The United States has had 234 mass shooting in 2018 alone, according to the Gun Violence Archive, making Sunday’s Jacksonville, Florida shooting the most recent tragedy of gun violence this year.David Katz, 24, opened fire on fellow competitors of The Madden NFL 19 Tournament killing two, incl...

Crime Blotter 8/22-28/18

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Agustin Garcia

August 28, 2018

Thursday, Aug. 23A known suspect assaulted a victim at 14707 Titus St. around 10 p.m.Police told an individual about the campus' skateboarding policy at the Extended University Commons.A driver was arrested for a suspended license at the intersection of Darby and PrairieBetween Aug. 23 to 24, an unknown suspect sto...

Chief Glavin to retire after 43 years of service

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Clare Calzada

August 28, 2018

CSUN Police Chief Anne P. Glavin has accomplished many firsts over the 43 years she has served in law enforcement. She was the first woman to graduate from Waltham Police Academy in Mass., the first to serve as a field officer on patrol at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology police department,...

Games to watch for

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Justin Vigil

August 28, 2018

Men's SoccerThe Matadors will host New Mexico in CSUN's home opener on Friday followed by Utah Valley on Sunday. Currently at 1-0-1 with an even goal differential, the team looks to build momentum with the home stand after a shutout win over San Jose State last Sunday. The Lobos will travel for the fi...

Ten podcasts to listen to during your commute to CSUN

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Thania Garcia

August 28, 2018

1. "Dissect" by Spotify Orginal Podcast "Dissect" is a podcast based on the analyzation of music. Lyric by lyric, host Cole Cuchna dissects completed albums one song at a time. Each season is dedicated to a particular album. The first was Kendrick Lamar's "To Pimp A Butterfly" followed by Kanye West's...

CSUN students’ first day back at school

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Madison Parsley

August 28, 2018

A mixture of excitement and stress is in the air which can only mean one thing, the beginning of a new school year here at CSUN. The fall semester brings in a crowd of both new and old students who are sad to let summer go but ready to kick off the school year with new goals to achieve. The Sundial wa...

When and Where 8/27-9/3

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Thania Garcia

August 27, 2018

MONDAY, August 27 Free Play: At The Games Room Cost: FREE Time: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Place: The Games Room at the University Student Union Attention all gamers! The USU is celebrating the start of the semester with a free night of gaming. Bring your friends and challenge them on the latest...

CSUN places 7th in #MyTopCollege Campaign

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Zack Rome

August 24, 2018

CSUN snagged seventh place in the 5th annual #MyTopCollege social media contest sponsored by Forbes comes up with a list of top colleges each year, but started this contest because the numbers don't tell a story. For example, how a student feels about his or her campus. Each year Forbes c...

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