The Sundial

Are You Aware: Dr. Dennis Kelly

A calendar advertisement illustrates different social issues

Elaine Sanders

March 1, 2019

Dr. Dennis Kelly, a men's health doctor at the CSUN Klotz Student Health Center and the University of Southern California Engemann Student Health Center, was put on administrative leave after six USC alumni, all of whom are a part of the LGBTQ+ community, anonymously filed a lawsuit against Kelly for...

Student Nutrition on a Tight Schedule and Budget

Woman helps herself at salad bar

Dalia Espinosa

September 29, 2016

Students can easily manage their nutrition by using free campus resources provided through Peer Nutrition Counseling (PNC) and even a new dietetic business that was launched this summer by CSUN student, Anna Tigranyan. PNC offers cost-free, professional dietetic help to CSUN students, while Fresh...

A-BSN Program to be closed

A-BSN cohort poses for picture

Ryan Mancini

August 27, 2016

Cal State Northridge will be closing the Accelerated Bachelor of Science Nursing (A-BSN) Program as of the fall 2017 semester, according to the department of nursing website. A-BSN is for second-degree students who have a minimum of a BA or BS degree in any field and also who have completed necessary ...

Klotz center offers STD testing on campus

Photo of Student Health Center

Daisy Perez

April 15, 2016

Sexually transmitted diseases are passed on during any sexual activity when one person who is infected transfers it to their partner. According to Center for Disease Control and Prevention, individuals from 15 to 24 years old make up over 25 percent of the sexually active. If left untreated, STDs can ...

FAQ: Klotz Student Health Center

The entrance to  the Klotz Student Health Center

Genna Gold

March 10, 2016

Passing out bags of colorfully wrapped condoms and witty notes about pregnancy prevention along the Sierra Quad, 27-year-old first-year master's student Meagan Robinson tries to reach out to students. Standing by a table filled with information about the services offered by the on-campus Klotz Student...

Spread of Zika virus concern to travelers and pregnant women

A mosquito from the genus Aedes, which can carry Zika virus. (Jeffrey Arguedas/EFE via ZUMA Press)

Daisy Perez

February 19, 2016

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recently moved its Emergency Operations Center to a level one activation in response to the Zika virus outbreak, according to a CDC press release. This came not long after the World Health Organization issued a Public Health Emergency of International Concern rega...

Oasis Wellness Center coming to CSUN this fall

Jamie Perez

April 24, 2015

A new wellness center is in the process of being constructed near the student recreation center on campus in hopes of improving CSUN student’s overall health and happiness. The construction of this project began Dec. 8, 2014 and will be complete in July 2015, according to Salute. All final preparations...

CSUN hosts campus-wide cigarette clean-up for Earth Day

Over 3,000 cigarette butts fill a five gallon water container after students, campus staff and volunteers toured the campus cleaning up cigarette waste. Hallie Cook/Photographer

Halie Cook

April 21, 2015

As part of this year’s Earth Day celebration, the Health Promotion and the Alive and Well Peer Educators invited volunteers to help clean up the campus' cigarette waste on April 20. “We had volunteers from all the major clubs and campus organizations and even staff members throughout different...

CSU Health Education representative teaches AS about healthcare options for students

CSU Health Education representative teaches AS about healthcare options for students

Elizabeth Ohanian

November 4, 2013

A representative from the CSU Health Education program attended this week’s Associated Students meeting to further educate the senate on new healthcare laws that will take effect at the start of 2014. Valerie Ojeda, the representative, went over the two options for healthcare that will now be avail...

Klotz Student Health Center offers contraceptives

Abigaelle Levray

October 13, 2013

During the college years, many women experiment with different sexual partners but many also find themselves in serious monogamous relationships. After finding the right man that is trustworthy and has been tested, it is normal to want to upgrade from condoms to a more permanent kind of birth control...

Klotz Health Center offers influenza shots for the upcoming flu season

Roy Azoulay

September 25, 2013

Klotz Student Health Center began offering  influenza vaccines, more commonly know as the flu, to all students, faculty and staff Tuesday. For students who have yet to receive a flu shot, an appointment must be made to receive the vaccine. The shot costs only $15 making it much cheaper than most c...

Klotz Student Health Center offers discounted flu shots

Klotz Student Health Center offers discounted flu shots

Taylor Villescas

January 21, 2013

CSUN’s spring semester is starting in the middle of a hectic flu season, and many students could be unprepared or unprotected against this year’s rampant strain of the influenza virus. The Klotz Student Health Center is currently offering flu shots for students, faculty and staff. Vaccinat...

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