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Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

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Q&A: all the chatter around ChatGPT

Jasmine Mendez, Opinions Editor September 2, 2023

Thomas Chan holds little envy for his son of 2 months. His world will be different from ours due to technological advancements currently developing. Chan is an assistant professor of psychology at CSUN...

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Review: ‘10,000 gecs’ by 100 gecs – A hyperpop earworm

Jesse Illanes, Contributor May 30, 2023

The long-awaited second studio album and label debut from the hyperpop group 100 gecs, “10,000 gecs,” finally arrived to the delight of hyperpop fans and “geccers” alike. Consisting of Laura...

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Opinion: What about gun control?

Theresa Anguiano, Assistant Opinion Editor May 16, 2023

You would think our politicians would take a stricter stance on gun control with the constant mass shootings and subsequent mental health repercussions. This has not been the case. A shooting at The...

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Opinion: What student life is like for me – A mental health perspective

Naomi Ruiz, Reporter May 9, 2023

I have been attending California State University, Northridge since August 2021. Transferring from Santa Monica College was a long time coming, but I finally got to attend my dream school. That is when...

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Opinion: A revisit of the pandemic lockdown and how students overcame it

Elvin Gonzalez, Reporter May 8, 2023

It has been three years since the first COVID-19 lockdown, when people all over the world were ordered to stay home and not make physical contact with others.  2020 was a year unlike any other, when...

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Opinion: First-Generation daughters and their burdens

Theresa Anguiano, Assistant Opinion Editor May 8, 2023

I have come to resent my culture in more ways than one as the eldest daughter of an immigrant family. As a result of loading dishwashers, cleaning the entire house, taking 17 class units and working graveyard...

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Opinion: Matador mediocrity – A never-ending story

Maxwell Clark, Staff Reporter May 3, 2023

Since the end of the men’s basketball season in early March, there have been resignations, transfers and even an arrest throughout CSUN’s roster. The team is coming off a turbulent year and has a long...

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OPINION: King James reaches the throne, NBA scoring leader and GOAT

Maxwell Clark, Staff Reporter February 28, 2023

LeBron James officially passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the all-time NBA scoring leader on Feb. 7 in front of a sold out crowd in Los Angeles. James needed 36 points to pass Jabbar’s career total of 38,387,...

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Opinion: LeBron earns scoring title, but Kareem is still the GOAT

Michael Dumansky, Reporter February 28, 2023

LeBron James finally did it. He has broken the NBA all-time scoring record. A 39-year record formerly held by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the scoring title now held by James was so desperately coveted by so many...

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OPINION: The Sundial’s song picks For Valentine’s Day

José C. Delgado and Elvin Gonzalez February 14, 2023

Gimme Little Sign - Brenton Wood Brenton Wood’s discography never fails to express feelings toward another person in an amorous way. When listeners hear his music, they can feel his passion for romance...

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Opinion: Not just a pretty face

Dakota Preslar, Reporter February 5, 2023

I want to tell you about Bonnie Prince Charlie. Why? Charles Edward Stuart was the grandson of the last Stuart king of England, Scotland and Ireland – King James II and VII. This king fumbled the...

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