The Sundial

Gomez’s last-second shot punches ticket to tourney

A CSUN Men's Basketball player making jumpshot

Tyler Wainfeld

February 28, 2019

Sophomore Terrell Gomez hit a jumper with two seconds left in the game as the men’s basketball team beat Riverside 70-68 Wednesday night at the Matadome. The game that also saw Gomez break the record for 3-pointers made in a single season in CSUN history. "It's a blessing. Now I'm in the recor...

The damage done by the Smollett case

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Ashley Hawn

February 28, 2019

“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett has surrendered to a felony charge of filing a false police report.A week after writing himself a threatening letter, he staged a fake assault to gain publicity for himself. The letter that arrived at the filming studio contained a homophobic death threat. A...

Glenn Omatsu House

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Jessica Hernandez

February 28, 2019

The Glenn Omatsu House is a community center that supports Asian and Pacific Islander students with academic resources such as drop-in mentoring, tutoring and student success services. The Omatsu House also has a lending library, computers and provides snacks for students. Professor Clement Lai, c...

Scholar explains why we won’t go to war with North Korea

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Kelli Jones

February 28, 2019

Contrary to different narratives that have played out in the news media, the cost of war between North Korea and the United States would be too high, said a scholar of the University of Southern California during his guest lecture. Dr. David Kang, the director of the Korean Studies Institute at USC, shared ...

Photo essay: Humans of CSUN

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Emmanuelle Roumain

February 27, 2019

I've always enjoyed flipping through pictures and quotes from "Humans of New York." It's a rare opportunity to get to peer into the window of a person's private life. Whenever I allow myself to break that barrier, and truly get to know the person next to me, I'm often met with a better understanding th...

Costly error gives UCLA win over Matadors

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Tyler Wainfeld

February 27, 2019

The baseball team nearly came away with an upset over No. 3 UCLA, but a defensive mistake by the Matadors led to the Bruins winning 4-3 Tuesday afternoon at Matador Field. The Bruins found themselves ahead 2-0 in the third inning after freshman Matt McLain hit a 2-run single off of senior Jackson Cunningha...

‘Psychiatry: An Industry of Death’: An intriguing, but skewed exhibit

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Ben Walker

February 27, 2019

Psychiatrists are responsible for mass murder, eugenics, 9/11, the deaths of countless celebrities and the proliferation of school shootings. They are the most criminal of all professions and the least fit to treat mental health.These and other equally extreme messages and impressions are what attendees...

Are You Aware: Bernie Sanders 2020

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Elaine Sanders

February 27, 2019

Senator of Vermont, Bernie Sanders, is running for president once again. After his loss in the 2016 election, Sanders's political stance as an Independent has changed. Sanders has relaunched his campaign for the 2020 presidential elections, entering the race as a top competitor for the Democratic Pa...

The 91st Academy Awards: A Night of Legacy

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Deja Magee

February 26, 2019

Since its announcement, this year’s Oscars was riddled with controversy. The academy announced comedian Kevin Hart as this year's host, but Hart decided to step down due to the furor over his distasteful and homophobic tweets. Then, there was talk of having the cinematography and the film editing ca...

When and Where 3/6 – 3/13

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Deja Magee

February 26, 2019

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Baseball claims 3-1 series victory over Gonzaga

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Bryanna Winner

February 25, 2019

Sophomore Wesley Moore threw a two-hit shutout on Saturday to beat Gonzaga 3-0, going on to win the doubleheader on Sunday after dropping the first game on Friday, winning the series 3-1 this past weekend at Matador Field.The first game was suspended Friday night due to darkness with the game tied 8-8 ...

A night of broken records for Diane in overtime win over Davis

A CSUN Men's basketball player making jumpshot in front of a defender

Tyler Wainfeld

February 25, 2019

On a night where Lamine Diane broke the single-season record for both points scored and field goals made in a season, the men’s basketball team endured an intense game against UC Davis, coming away with an 81-76 overtime win over the Aggies Saturday night at the Matadome. The redshirt freshman ...

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