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In photos: 31st annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

In photos: 31st annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

Austin Brumblay and Brenna Enos, Staff Writers

January 21, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Showcase, Today

Long Beach celebrated its diversity on Saturday as politicians, schools and churches marched together for the 31st annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade. The crowd lined Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard...

Spend some time with ‘Friends from College’

Spend some time with ‘Friends from College’

January 21, 2019

While the world is still rejoicing that Netflix spent $100 million to keep “Friends” for another year, there is a much better, funnier and painfully underrated show that no one is talking about, a...

Best films of 2018

Best films of 2018

December 30, 2018

The year is coming to an end and as we look back on what we’ve been through in our lives, whether it be a bad break up or finally graduating college, let’s also take a look back at what the wonderf...

College of Engineering builds fog machine from scratch for Long Beach Ballet

College of Engineering builds fog machine from scratch for Long Beach Ballet

Zaina Cummins, Staff Writer

December 15, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Events

Standing a little over six-feet tall and roughly 1600 pounds, the Long Beach State College of Engineering students constructed a fog machine to use in the 36th annual production of, “The Nutcracker.” Th...

Why can’t we just have fun at the movies?

Why can’t we just have fun at the movies?

December 12, 2018

While critics are often known for being harsh in their reviews, audiences are becoming worse when it comes to the quality of a film, which raises the question: What’s wrong with just having a good t...

‘Nine’ — more than just a number

‘Nine’ — more than just a number

December 12, 2018

Nine Bachelor of Fine Art students came together with a culmination of different artworks and ideas in their group exhibition, "Nine" in the School of Art Galleries. The name of the exhibit, while it r...

In Photos: ‘Nine’ exhibit hosts a diverse range of artistic viewpoints

In Photos: ‘Nine’ exhibit hosts a diverse range of artistic viewpoints

December 12, 2018

Nine Bachelor of Fine Art students came together with a culmination of different artworks and ideas in their group exhibition, "Nine." The name of the exhibit, while it represents the number of artist...

Film director works toward filling the frame with documentary ‘Half the Picture’

Film director works toward filling the frame with documentary ‘Half the Picture’

December 12, 2018

The dimly lit University Theatre was equal parts animated voices and bent necks as students stared intently at their smartphones. The crowd erupted into applause as film director Amy Adrion alongside J...