The Sundial

Editorial: More steps are needed to keep CSUN residents safe

CSUN's on-campus student housing. (File Photo / The Sundial)
Ryan Mancini October 21, 2015

After several weeks, it was good to see the school respond to the three sexual assaults that have occurred within three weeks of each other, on and off-campus. The Sundial recognizes the need for secrecy...

Where was the urgency?

Picture of Csun dorms
Amber Partida October 8, 2015

Safety and security should always be a top priority when attending a college such as CSUN or living in student housing. However, let’s face it, not all of us think twice about the walk back to the...

Security flatlines with the discovery of Heartbleed

Courtesy of MCT
Victor Frost April 15, 2014

Whether we like it or not, we put a lot of trust and faith into the systems that carry our personal information. Our phones, our computers, and the ever-evolving “cloud,” are our repositories of...

Security tightened for students living in CSUN dorms

Caitlin Martin October 16, 2011

Security has been ramped up near the doors to maintain the safety of students living on campus. Student housing has hired private security guards to supplement CSUN police and residential advisers who...

LMFAO draws large crowd to Big Show

Nayeli Pelayo October 3, 2010

Students and guests started forming a line in front of Jerome Richfield on Saturday around 2:30 p.m. for CSUN’s 10th Big Show. “We’re the smart people,” said Matt Dibo, 20, a fire technology...

Students can S.T.O.P. laptop theft with campus program

Morgan Marx June 8, 2010

It could happen any time, any day. The second floor of the Matador Bookstore Complex was quiet.  A few summer semester students were gathered, talking with friends.  Jennifer Jimenez, a freshman,...

Put the pencil down and start typing on Evernote

Jacob Nahin April 19, 2010

Microsoft Word and notebooks are two staples for students pursuing their degrees in higher education. Two problems: 1. The notebooks weigh two pounds too much for your walk from the Arbor Grill to Manzanita...

Protect your digital privacy

Jacob Nahin February 15, 2010

It’s 12:05 p.m. and your class just let and you  finally managed to etch out 30-minutes for a lunch and some Web browsing. You boot up your laptop and log into Yahoo Messenger and start up an ...

CSUN PD Residential Security Workshop – How to make your home a safer place

Aprile Sumague September 27, 2009

Kevin McAllister was accidentally left behind when his family took off to Paris for a Christmas family vacation. He was 8 years old, and enjoyed living by himself until two intruders tried to...

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