The Sundial

  • September 20CORONAVIRUS DAILY UPDATE: 991 new cases, 23 deaths in L.A. County

CSUN students’ first day back at school

library lawn

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...

Demystifying CSUN basics

guy studying at table

Gina Park

August 23, 2018

The only location that sells a fresh cold brew is the Sierra Center’s Starbucks. Also, standing in the textbook pick-up line will save students an hour apart from buying in-store, so make sure to order books online. Which can be found cheaper on – sometimes – and where you...

Getting back into the spring of things

Getting back into the spring of things

Samantha Lieb

January 18, 2015

  After a long winter break, it's back to school and back to the books. Bouncing back from a month off can be increasingly difficult, but with enough preparation and the right mindset you can ensure success this semester. The University Student Union (USU) will have plenty of events d...

Best buys on a student budget

Illustration by Kristine Delicana / Illustration Editor

Alik Ourfalian

September 8, 2014

  The fall semester is here, which means back to school shopping is in full force as students prepare for the upcoming semester. For college students, shopping for supplies can get expensive, especially when they need to purchase electronics for school. The National Retail Federation (NRF)...

Back to School Jitters

Michelle Verne

August 31, 2010

Student-parents at CSUN, Getting back to school after summer break is difficult for a traditional college student.  Now imagine adding a child or two to this equation.  It becomes double the trouble, stress and time to prepare for everyone’s exciting day.  Not only are we required to pur...

The student media organization of California State University Northridge
Back to School