The Sundial

Meet the new AS president and vice president

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Gabriela Soriano

May 22, 2019

Diana Vicente, a 20-year-old marketing major and management minor who has been involved with AS since her freshman year and previously served as AS chair of elections, will be sworn in as the new president of Associated Students on June 3 with her vice president, Mohammad “Q” Hotaki. Vicente is...

Looking back on campus life Spring 2019

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Emmanuelle Roumain

May 20, 2019

Spring is here! The temperatures are rising and flowers are blooming. CSUN students have found creative ways to stay cool and enjoy the weather....

(Photo Story) Landscapes of Gentrification

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Blake Berry

May 17, 2019

While exploring landscapes of gentrification, a small group of CSUN students went on a “taco tour” led by CSUN geography Professor Dr. Graves. The group was made up of predominantly geography majors and explored parts of east Los Angeles, a place that has bared witness to waves of immigra...

Dug Up: Executive Order Rundown

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PJ Shahamat

May 15, 2019

For his final episode, PJ speaks with Romona Kivett about her new article discussing Executive Orders 1110 and 1100-R. Romona also speaks on her conversations with Faculty, Administration and CSUN President Dianne Harrison. Produced by PJ Shahamat...

CSUN Discussions: A look into Solange Knowles’ impact

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Deja Magee

May 8, 2019

Coming back from her critically acclaimed album “A Seat at the Table," Solange Knowles' career has been on a whirlwind. Solange has always been into music like her elder sibling, Beyoncé, and both of them have taken different routes in terms of genre in recent years. Beyoncé has chose...

AS funded Matabots trip to Kentucky


Nick Griffin

May 8, 2019

Associated Students funded the Matador Robotics Club’s trip to the VEX Robotics World Championship in Kentucky, one of nine states banned from receiving California state funds due to LGBT discriminatory laws within their education system. The competition took place from April 23-27. On Jan. 1, 2017,...

Letter to the Editor: CSUN’s Students of Color Coalition’s list of demands

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May 8, 2019

To whom it may concern, We, the members of the Students of Color Coalition (SCC), stand in solidarity with the mission driving the LGBTQIA+ movements and other like-minded student-led organizations at CSUN (i.e. AASPP, AISA, BSU, CAUSA, MEChA), to fight for the liberation and restoration of historically...

Lancers come back late to beat Matadors

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Tyler Wainfeld

May 8, 2019

The baseball team’s losing streak hit four after giving up a one-run lead in the eighth inning, dropping a tight game to California Baptist University 4-3 on Tuesday at Matador Field. With the Matadors up 3-2 entering the top of the eighth, junior Cruz Daddario was called out of the bullpen and...

Softball doubles record has a new name at number one

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Bryanna Winner

May 8, 2019

In 1994, Shannon Jones, then a senior, became the single-season doubles record holder in CSUN history with 17. Fast forward 25 years, and that record now belongs to junior Megan Stevens.After two straight weekends in which she was largely ignored, having been walked 11 times (10 of them being intention...

Bedroom producer finds success at CSUN

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Chelsea Hays

May 8, 2019

Royal Dean, 22, is a senior who composes and produces all of his own music from his very own studio ... which also happens to be his bedroom. Dean moved to Northridge in early 2017 as a transfer student from Moorpark College. He grew up with a musical mom and a doctor as a dad. Following in his mom's...

When and Where 5/15 – 5/22

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Elaina Tovar

May 7, 2019

Wednesday, May 15 LA Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres Cost: $24 - $217 Time: 7:10 p.m. Place: Dodger Stadium; 1000 Vin Scully Ave., Los Angeles The LA Dodgers take on the San Diego Padres at Dodger Stadium. Wear blue to support the team and bring along friends and family to this game you won't want to mis...

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