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Weekly Events: Campus activities, concerts, art shows galore

Weekly Events: Campus activities, concerts, art shows galore

Anthony Walton

November 11, 2015

Only what felt like a few weeks ago, we were complaining about how hot and disgusting it was, blissfully browsing instagram through class and wondering what was going on in the world. Now, finals are approaching but more importantly Thanksgiving, and winter break are at hand! A handful are graduating in a ...

Nazarian gives insight into the business world

Nazarian gives insight into the business world

Edemy Rodriguez

November 10, 2015

CSUN students, both current and alumni, were part of the entrepreneurship event where business leader and CSUN alumnus David Nazarian shared his insights from the business world. Nazarian spoke to a crowd of approximately 300 students at USU Northridge Center on campus about the importance of leadership,...

Musician Monday: Anthony Storniolo

Musician Monday: Anthony Storniolo

Nick Barrile

November 9, 2015

Today many musicians dream of ending up on the big stage playing alongside world renowned orchestras or musicians. However there are still the few who dream of more than just fame and fortune. Anthony Storniolo is one of those few who do not require popularity and wealth. Storniolo is a 28-year-old...

Larger lineup, huge names highlight Big Comedy showcase

Larger lineup, huge names highlight Big Comedy showcase

Jake Tully

November 9, 2015

With an event just in time for the impending storm of fall semester finals, Associated Student’s (A.S.) Big Comedy on Nov. 10 should serve as a relaxing reprieve to CSUN students who are about to engross themselves in studying. This year’s Big Comedy showcase will be held in the Valley Performing...

Jared Geller of “hitRECord” discusses media, crowd sourced production

Jared Geller of “hitRECord” discusses media, crowd sourced production

Thomas Gallegos

November 6, 2015

All he had was a video camera and no editing experience. He and his partner would shoot for 30 seconds and save space for more recording in the future. The collaboration was an effort to produce crowd-sourced material, which created the company, "hitRECord." It was moments like this that helped execu...

App of the Day: Mint

App of the Day: Mint

Julissa Vasquez

November 3, 2015

Many students have bank accounts through different companies and checking account information on each one can be time consuming, but the app Mint is here to make life easier.   The Mint app is free of charge and it allows for the user to be able to track their different bank account information...

App of the day – Tree of Life: Explore

App of the day – Tree of Life: Explore

Eliset Zapien

October 29, 2015

There is an iPad app developed specifically for Introductory Biology level students or former students who just want to simply refresh their memory on the basics of biology. This particular app lets you play with that is called ‘the Tree of Life’ that contains 100 taxa and 50 synapomorphies from...

Weekly Events: Happy Halloween

Weekly Events: Happy Halloween

Giovanni Garcia

October 28, 2015

WEDNESDAY 10.28 THEATER The Pasadena Playhouse will present the world premiere of Breaking Through, about an up-and-coming singer/songwriter who’s trying to find herself while trying to breakthrough the music industry. 8 p.m. 39 S El Molino Ave. Los Angeles ...

The Common Issue: This is not okay

The Common Issue: This is not okay

STEPHANIE STANZIANO

October 26, 2015

It’s a sad day when you come to campus and overhear people talking about, “another girl getting assaulted." The fact that sexual assaults in Northridge have become almost an expected thing to hear about over the last month is unbelievable. Just to put this in perspective, in the span of three...

Sundial Songs of the Week: Fall Series, Vol. 7

Sundial Songs of the Week: Fall Series, Vol. 7

Vincent Nguyen

October 26, 2015

After a week spanning several hundred memes, dance imitations, and photoshopped GIFs, here are options for those to flee the catchy vibe of the "Hotline Bling." This week, the mastermind behind the song that sprouted the now infamous music video is featured with his track "With Me." Kanye West makes...

Misconceptions about “Day of the Dead”

Misconceptions about “Day of the Dead”

Michelle Moran

October 26, 2015

Sugar skull face paint is almost expected every time Halloween comes around. People enjoy painting their faces with colorful flowers and decorative designs to create this distinctive look. Although it is a fun look, it is informative to know the background of Day of the Dead if being portrayed. "People...

Review: Electronica vibes animate Alt-J’s Hollywood Bowl performance

Review: Electronica vibes animate Alt-J’s Hollywood Bowl performance

Brooke Holland

October 19, 2015

There was nothing a bit short during alt-J’s performance at the Hollywood Bowl on Oct. 15 of pleasure, especially in their song “Fitzpleasure,” when all four members were silhouetted against a backlight of yellow light and multiple LED flashing screens. The packed venue went silent to listen to the st...

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