The Sundial

Making campus feel more like home

Making campus feel more like home

Samantha Lieb

February 18, 2015

For freshman, transfers and commuter students, fitting into new area and campus environment can be difficult. Dale Fairclough, 24, computer science major, is a second bachelors student coming from Valencia twice a week. “On a good day it’s 25 to 30 minutes," Fairclough. "On a bad day, it can...

Neon nights: 90s Valentine’s Day

Neon nights: 90s Valentine’s Day

Loyda Betancourt

February 7, 2015

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, the USU hosted a successful event at the Games Room that brought out students to celebrate a night dedicated to a decade where boy bands were cool and wearing plaid was a must, with a neon twist. While the DJ played favorite 90s songs via request, students...

Club fair acts as opening ceremony for Black History Month activities on campus

Club fair acts as opening ceremony for Black History Month activities on campus

Sean Thomas

February 3, 2015

  With Black History Month in full swing, various organizations convened at Plaza Del Sol on Tuesday in the University Student Union to provide information for CSUN’s Student body. Representatives from 11 of the campuses black-oriented organizations set up tables in front of the Univers...

Getting back into the spring of things

Getting back into the spring of things

Samantha Lieb

January 18, 2015

  After a long winter break, it's back to school and back to the books. Bouncing back from a month off can be increasingly difficult, but with enough preparation and the right mindset you can ensure success this semester. The University Student Union (USU) will have plenty of events d...

Trans Resource Fair promotes awareness

Gabriela Rodriguez

November 20, 2014

In celebration of Trans-Awareness week, CSUN students and faculty were invited to the fair and received information on CSUN's first queer sorority, how to practice safe sex and about T-FFED a recovering/healing space for tarns and gender diverse individuals struggling with eating disorders.

Veterans Block Party Celebration Event

Gabriela Rodriguez

November 14, 2014

This event was hosted because of Veterans Awareness week to celebrate CSUN Vets Produced by: Alyse Kollerbohm, contributer

Students discuss on changes to commencement

Candice Criss

November 5, 2014

CSUN students voiced their concerns and opinions on the changes of the Spring 2015 graduation ceremony at the USU.

Travel the World at Study Abroad Fair

Travel the World at Study Abroad Fair

Gabriela Rodriguez

October 15, 2014

  http://youtu.be/YsFKTO_Jr9E The International and Exchange Student Center (IESC) at the University Student Union (USU) is inviting all CSUN students to learn how they can broaden their horizons at its annual 'Study Abroad Fair' event. Students will learn how they can study in a different...

Graduate & Professional School Information Day

Graduate & Professional School Information Day

Silvia Gutierrez

September 30, 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbIUWcJ_Y6Y Over 80 graduate and professional schools participated in the Graduate & Professional School Information Day held at the Northridge Center at the USU on Sept. 29. Students had a chance to meet and speak with representatives. http://amara.org/v/FSoU/

Games room welcomes students with free gaming all day

Games room welcomes students with free gaming all day

Demi Corso

August 25, 2014

  Students take a break from the stress of the first day of the fall semester by participating in free game day at the USU.

USU is transformed into Las Vegas casino for Matador Nights

USU is transformed into Las Vegas casino for Matador Nights

Nicole Socala

April 27, 2014

The spring installment of Matador Nights brought together the old and the new with a club scene outdoors and a classic Las Vegas theme indoors. The event was hosted by the University Student Union (USU) and was filled to capacity despite the rain. A crowd gathered behind the velvet ropes and rushed in...

Athletes react to college football union ruling

Asher Silberman

March 27, 2014

President Obama meets with Pope Francis Associated Students host All That Art in the Plaza Del Sol CSUN athletes react to the ruling on unionizing college football players. Anchors: Ben Ladiana, Stephanie Murguia, Natalie Palacios and Sal Samayoa. Reporters: Romy Ginsberg, Stephanie Murguia an...

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