The Sundial

Costumes on Campus


Max Sullivan

November 1, 2018

These students didn't let classes stop them from celebrating early and dressing up for Halloween on campus Wednesday. Additional photography by Yomira Saiqui. ...

CSUN – Are You Aware? – Halloween 2017

man dressed as Bob The Builder being interviewed

Kelcey Henderson

October 31, 2017

We asked CSUN students to share their knowledge about Halloween!

Students relieve stress at Pumpkin Fest

Man carves pumpkin in shape of a monster's face

Ariane Azar

October 25, 2016

Associated Students set up a pumpkin patch for CSUN students and faculty on Tuesday and the event ran from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. next to the farmers market. “This is Pumpkin Fest,” said A.S. senator Dylan Haurlee. “Basically this is an idea to get people to kind of think about oth...

Ghost Stories and the Supernatural

Inside of haunted house looks incredibly dirty with a muddy bathroom and some lockers that show a red number 17

Joanna Bautista

October 24, 2016

Around Halloween time, paranormal and supernatural stories become more popular because some people get a thrill from hearing about different experiences. Anthropology department chair and professor Sabina Magliocco teaches a course based around the supernatural, including ghosts, magic and witchcraf...

Facts to know about Dia de los Muertos

A Dia de los Muertos

Pilar De Haro

October 26, 2015

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Mexican celebration that some people tend confuse with Halloween. Although the days fall close together, Halloween and Dia de los Muertos are culturally different. The vibrant sugar skulls, decorative alters and pan dulce are part of what brings to life Mexico’s...

Haunted Hayride’s skyrocketing expansion

Spectators entertain themselves on a over sized Ouija board.

Edemy Rodriguez

October 26, 2015

On its sixth year in business during the month of October, the L.A. Haunted Hayride has had a huge success since it started in 2009. Since then it has expanded with the help of a business investor, Mark Cuban, in 2013 from the popular TV show Shark Tank on ABC. In a season five episode of Shark Tank, M...

Spooky songs for Halloween

Halloween has grown into a major consumer holiday, with 157 million Americans expected to celebrate this year. (Michael Robinson Chavez/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Lauren Gates

October 21, 2015

A Halloween playlist does not have to include an entire list of tired and cliche songs that are synonymous to your favorite holiday. Don’t worry, this playlist does include some of the classics, but it also gives an alternative twist to create the perfect Halloween mix. Halloween, a favorite holiday...

Weekly Events: Why are there Christmas sales already?

Dia de los Muertos or

Anthony Walton

October 21, 2015

October is almost over. How does time fly so quickly when class is in session? For better or worse this means that the spookiness of the month is intensifying. However, Thanksgiving, eggnog and presents are on their way. For those looking for things to do that won't spook but get their hearts ready ...

CSUN gets disaster prepared with a zombie scavenger hunt

Nathaniel Raymundo and Andrew Quijno hand out maps and punch cards during the event in Matador Square. Photo credit: Halie Cook

Halie Cook

October 20, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Hundreds of students turned out to roam CSUN in search of emergency supplies for a zombie apocalypse themed scavenger hunt.   Students met with staff members from the University Student Union on Tuesday to get a map and a punch card to begin their journey aroun...

Inexpensive Halloween costume stores

Some costumes that are displayed in the Costume House.

Priscilla Diaz

October 11, 2015

Halloween is fast approaching, and there's no time to waste getting your costume ready. This is a time to express your creativity and, with so many costume-enforced events, there's no time to waste to look your best. Instead of opting for the general costume and party stores, consider checking out local...

Extreme Sports Blog: Halloween Special

Extreme Sports Blog: Halloween Special

Pete D. Camarillo

November 3, 2014

Every year the Berrics does something special for Halloween and this year the theme was “The Skating Dead.” Last year each Pro skater came in a unique well designed and thought out costume of their choice. This year they decided the Berrics decided to have them all dress up as bloody, ghoulish...

Students give tips on how to stay safe during Halloween

Gabriela Rodriguez

October 30, 2014

Halloween season arrives at CSUN as students give tips such as having a flashlight, carrying pepper spray, and staying with a group of people when venturing out into the halloween festivities. Produced by: Delmy Moran, Contributor

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