The Sundial

Mysterious rooster appears on campus

Mysterious rooster appears on campus

Andrea Esparza

May 6, 2019

The rooster has reportedly been on campus since Monday, staying primarily at the lawn behind Manzanita Hall. There is no information as to how the rooster made its way to campus. Animal Services has been contacted, but cannot rescue the animal as they do not collect birds. ...

Pop-up Pantry gives out fresh food to students

Pop-up Pantry gives out fresh food to students

Geovanni Botticella

March 4, 2019

The first CSUN Pop-up Pantry of the semester gave out fresh fruit and vegetables to hundreds of students at the University Student Union on Wednesday, Feb. 27. The Pop-up Pantry is a new event created by CSUN's food pantry that started in October 2018. The Pop-up Pantry compliments the food pantry's ...

Why is there a new window on the side of Sierra Hall?

Why is there a new window on the side of Sierra Hall?

Nick Rose

April 10, 2018

A bright red window appeared recently jutting out of the off-white east wall of Sierra Hall after a brief period of construction last month. The window extends out from the wall on the third floor looking out on the Oviatt lawn and contains a revamped work space. The new structure appears to be...

Police search for two men who attempted to abduct a woman near campus

Police search for two men who attempted to abduct a woman near campus

Brooke Holland

April 8, 2016

CSUN Police Services are looking for two Hispanic men who attempted to abduct a woman Thursday near campus, according to police. The incident occurred along the southward corner of Lindley Avenue and Lassen Street around 4:30 p.m. The two unknown males were driving an older, white Toyota Camry with...

Factfinding sides with CFA in faculty dispute, acknowledge tight funds

Factfinding sides with CFA in faculty dispute, acknowledge tight funds

Eric Licas

March 28, 2016

The fact-finding report on the stalled faculty pay negotiations between the California State University and California Faculty Association contract became public Monday. Factfinder Bonnie Castrey sided with the approval of the California Faculty Associations’s proposal for a salary increase by reallocati...

Students suggest a warm weather playlist

Students suggest a warm weather playlist

Michael Herrera

March 20, 2016

Spring break is here and many could not be happier. We can let go of our stress, have a couple of drinks and forget about school even if it is just for a short time. Whether we’re lounging poolside or enjoying the sun at one of the beautiful beaches, music allows us to escape reality. It doesn’t...

Woman detained after allegedly battering an officer

Woman detained after allegedly battering an officer

Eric Licas

March 18, 2016

A woman involved in an alleged altercation with police at the University Village Apartments was detained by officers on Friday, March 18, police said. Police responded to a call at the B Building of the campus apartments and held one woman in custody after the she supposedly resisted arrest and batt...

Local skater’s shred CSUN campus

Local skater’s shred CSUN campus

Daisy Perez

March 9, 2016

A group of community skaters travel from local neighborhoods to ollie, hardflip and catch air around the campus. For the mix of students from Cleveland High School, Patrick Henry Middle School and one home-schooled student, it has become a daily routine to skate on CSUN after school. According to th...

Freudian Sip stops loyalty cards

Freudian Sip stops loyalty cards

Kanako Miyazaki

March 4, 2016

Freudian Sip customers are upset by the coffee shop’s sudden and unannounced elimination of their loyalty card system. The old promotion had offered free paper loyalty cards to customers which allowed them to receive a free drink after collecting 10 punches. In addition to the six Freudian Sips...

Mysterious piles have been discovered, staircase mistaken as toilet

Mysterious piles have been discovered, staircase mistaken as toilet

Brooke Holland

February 25, 2016

Traffic jams aren’t the only pile up in the CSUN B3 parking structure anymore. If you take the staircase — watch your step. An unpleasant smell and yellow caution tape have recently blocked the third-floor stairs because a mystery suspect has unloaded human feces. You read correct — this...

Associated Students discuss election kick-off, campus transportation improvement

Associated Students discuss election kick-off, campus transportation improvement

Nicollette Ashtiani

February 23, 2016

Plans for the upcoming Associated Student Election, California Faculty Assiciation negotiation talks and possible public transportation improvements were a few of the items discussed during the Associated Students Senate meeting. Elections Associated Students awareness month, a series of events...

Crime Blotter Feb. 15 to Feb. 21

Crime Blotter Feb. 15 to Feb. 21

Erik Luna

February 22, 2016

Monday, Feb. 15 A known suspect shoved the victim at University Hall. The victim was attempting to help the suspect with information. An unknown suspect defecated in a stairwell of the B3 parking structure at unknown hours. A purse was stolen from the Student Recreation Center by unknown suspect...

The student media organization of California State University Northridge
campus