The Sundial

Student organization aims to enrich the community

Student organization aims to enrich the community

Ana Rodriguez

November 22, 2013

The Child and Adolescent Development Association (CADA) is a student organization with its main goal being to improve the lives of those in need in their community. It provides career, academic and professional development for CSUN students through the events they host and the information they provide...

Campus solicitor tells his side of the story

Campus solicitor tells his side of the story

Brionna Lewis

November 22, 2013

Many students are annoyed with badgering solicitors on campus. One solicitor describes his experience and the cause he is working for while also sharing how he feels about his interactions with CSUN students. To see what strategies students take to avoid the solicitors click here. ...

Campus organizations compete in week long fundraiser

Campus organizations compete in week long fundraiser

Jesse Ickler

November 22, 2013

Early in November, the California State University, Northridge chapter of Beta Gamma Nu hosted a week long fundraiser to donate toys for kids in need. Twelve organizations from different colleges competed all week collecting points to be tallied on the final day. This obstacle course was the last event...

Beat the Blues week begins with obstacle course event

Beat the Blues week begins with obstacle course event

Andrew Martinez

November 18, 2013

The Blues Project has teamed up with University Counseling Services to promote Beat the Blues Week, a series of events aimed at raising awareness about depression and hosting various workshops and events. Day one included an obstacle course to "Beat Your Blues." ...

Research institute artifacts shed light on dam disaster

Research institute artifacts shed light on dam disaster

Vera Castaneda

November 12, 2013

CSUN's Anthropoligcal Research Institute (ARI) holds many historical artifacts. One of the projects the ARI is working on is called the "Forgotten Casulaties Project" which surveys the area of the St. Francis Dam disaster. In the video archeology graduate student Ann Stansell explains the backgroun...

Fallen men and women honored at Veteran’s Day Celebration

Fallen men and women honored at Veteran’s Day Celebration

Lucas Esposito

November 7, 2013

Over 700 names of fallen men and women were called during CSUN's first National Roll Call at the Plaza Del Sol, USU Thursday Nov. 7, 2013. The event included food, speeches and a craft table.

Matador Pep band livens up sports games

Matador Pep band livens up sports games

Trevor Stamp

November 5, 2013

The Matador Pep Band is one of the school spirit organizations that goes to sporting events to cheer on CSUN athletics.  

Greeks compete for Mr. CSUN title at fraternity pageant

Greeks compete for Mr. CSUN title at fraternity pageant

Michelle Dominguez

November 4, 2013

Fraternity brothers competed for the chance to be named Mr. CSUN at the Alpha Omicron Pi (AOII) annual charity event in Plaza del Sol Performance Hall Friday. Similar to pageants such as Miss Universe or Miss USA, the week-long event helped raise money for the Juvenile Arthritis Research Foundation. Three judges sat alongside the stage, armed with a pen and paper. T...

Murder Mystery Dinner keeps students on their toes

Murder Mystery Dinner keeps students on their toes

Abigaelle Levray

October 27, 2013

CSUN held the annual Murder Mystery Dinner in the Northridge Center Friday Oct. 25. Nearly 200 students attended the 1920s themed event.

Street Swag: How to dress up for Halloween without depleting your bank account

Street Swag: How to dress up for Halloween without depleting your bank account

Bianca Santillan

October 23, 2013

The best costumes come from creativity and free time. Street Swag turns idioms into costumes. Hostess Christina Moffitino includes a DIY video for 50 Shades of Grey.

Learn how to make a quick and easy study snack to power through midterms

Learn how to make a quick and easy study snack to power through midterms

Michelle Dominguez

October 23, 2013

This quick and easy-to-make banana and peanut butter quesadilla will help keep students' bellies full and minds awake as they study for midterms.

Campus Sustainability Day focuses on issues relating to waste

Campus Sustainability Day focuses on issues relating to waste

Trevor Stamp

October 22, 2013

Campus Sustainability Day held several lectures on how students can deal with waste management, as well as dealing with sustainability around the world. A series of lectures were held in the Northridge Center in the USU on Oct. 22 as part of the event. ...

The student media organization of California State University Northridge
Students