The Sundial

Column: The NFL’s scariest players

Jonathan Andrade

October 30, 2012

It’s midway through the NFL season and the perfect time to take a look at some of the scariest football players that roam the league today. Whether it be tears of joy from one player’s midseason greatness or the animal-like strength of another, these athletes have earned the recognition for thei...

‘Horror Nights’ brings Halloween early to Universal

Casey Delich

September 24, 2012

Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights opened Friday night to hordes of horror fans and their blood curdling screams, wanting to live their fears in Universal’s six all new mazes for 2012. Once in the park the guests can expect non-stop horror, with no safe haven to escape the chainsaw wielding clowns,...

Universal readies for Horror Nights

Casey Delich

September 10, 2012

Using a mixture of branded horror and years of horror movie-making experience, Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights is at the forefront of a horror industry that is always evolving, to paraphrase Creative Director John Murdy. In its seventh year, Horror Nights will open on Friday, Sept. 21, and cont...

CSUN students celebrate Halloween diversity

CSUN students celebrate Halloween diversity

Angela Braza

October 30, 2011

While some students plan to spend Halloween night partying in their costumes, passing out candy to trick-or-treaters or going door-to-door themselves, Ana Sanchez will be offering food and treats to the dead. What might seem like a morbid Halloween activity is actually a joyous and celebratory Mexican tradition, she said. “It’s a time...

Best Halloween costumes of 2011

Sarah Lorsch

October 26, 2011

Halloween is coming up, and, yes, it’s on a Monday, but promised parties the weekend before should allow just enough excitement for costume purchases and creations to sky rocket as usual. Costumes can soar to unimaginable prices and on a college-student budget you can either save up for a few mont...

Recycling the Halloween hangover

Aimee Lastrella

November 5, 2010

Lots of us either skipped our morning classes or didn't even want to imagine sitting in lectures on Monday morning after this past Halloween weekend. We dressed up, partied hard and woke-up with the largest hangover- Halloween style. But for those who woke-up feeling ill the sight of leftover candy...

Carving the perfect pumpkin

Chelsea Underwood

October 25, 2010

Halloween is coming up and carving pumpkins is a tradition along side dressing up as a favorite character. Pumpkins serve as an important part in the environment and spirituality of Halloween, as well as the history. Scary, funny, goofy or traditional, each pumpkin has their own character and it is up to you to decide what kind of character your pumpkin will be. ...

The latest fun Halloween costume ideas

Liana Hofer

October 18, 2010

With the hastily resurrected costume stores and temporary Halloween shops around the area, we know October has officially arrived.  The weather may not show any signs of changing, but that doesn’t mean you can’t go on the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume. While there are plenty of tried and true costumes you can turn to, there are others th...

Meet the man behind Universal Studio’s Halloween Horror Nights

David Saakyan

September 22, 2010

The Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood is an annual event that serves as a playground for horror movie fanatics and newcomers to witness a world of trepidation, fear and horrific beauty right in CSUN’s backyards. Opening Friday, the event will take place every night until Oct....

Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights and Awards Show was a Scary Success

Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights and Awards Show was a Scary Success

Christine Chen

October 8, 2009

Universal Studios unveiled their frightening Halloween Horror Night and red carpet awards show Friday evening on October 2. Celebrities such as Tobin Bell, Corey Feldman, Rob Zombie and Rick Baker lined the red carpet to accept their awards at the Chiller-Eyegore Awards. Baker, a six-time Academy Award-winning special makeup effects artist who receiv...

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