The Sundial

Community learns about building partnerships with non-profits in the community

Liana Hofer

October 28, 2010

Dr. Robert K. Ross spoke to CSUN faculty, students, and community members this Wednesday evening about the importance of non-profit organizations in the community. Ross’ speech, which took place in the USU Theater, was a part of the “2010 Envisioning California Lecture” and centered on the social change that can happen when non-profits use the right strate...

Students raise breast cancer awareness at USU’s weekly Craft Corner

Reanna Delgadillo

October 17, 2010

The USU honored Breast Cancer Awareness Month through its weekly Craft Corner where students were able to make bracelets and buttons to help raise awareness of the deadly disease that affects women and men across the world. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS) there will be 207,090 new c...

University Student Union welcomes all Matadors with festival

Christina Toroyan

August 25, 2010

Free In-N-Out burgers, carnival games, a live DJ, a performance by a CSUN student band and the chance to win great prizes, such as an iPad, will take place at the fifth annual Welcome All Matadors Festival (WAM). WAM will take place today at the Residential Hall Sports Lawn from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. T...

Night of music at USU

Geraldine Marquez

March 22, 2010

Music Night is an event where students can take the stress off their day and enjoy the sounds of local bands. The event for this semester will be held from 8-10 pm on Thursday March 25 in the Games Room at the USU. Music Night will feature a band called The Catch and Waves whose music mostly revolves around...

Reigning Guitar Hero champ rocks the USU

Juana Esquivel

March 15, 2010

A teenage boy sits on a stool with a guitar controller in hand and across his lap as he successfully hits the last notes of “Hot for Teacher” by Van Halen, becoming CSUN’s Guitar Hero champion. Alec Castillo, a 13-year-old 8th grader from Canyon Hills Junior High in Chino Hills has won this semester’s CSUN Gu...

Karaoke stars shine during raffle event at USU


March 3, 2010

Kimberly Krieger, staff reporter Juana Esquivel, staff reporter Rachel Silverman, a 19-year-old modern Jewish studies major, approached the microphone with her head held high. Then, with the poise and grace of lead singer Freddy Mercury, she belted out “Somebody to Love” by Queen. “I did splits on the stage, which was awkward,” said Silverman,...

Students to compete in billiards tournament

Juana Esquivel

February 1, 2010

Students who participate in the University Student Union’s (USU) billiards tournament will have double the chance of winning after they are entered in a raffle for participating. The tournament begins Wednesday, Feb. 3 at 4 p.m. and will run weekly until April 27 in the Games Room. “It is just...

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