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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...

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...

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...

Take a load off before passing classes

Take a load off before passing classes

December 11, 2018

Need a break from finals? Beginning Dec. 13, Associated Students Inc. will host multiple events throughout finals week to give students a load off from tests and relax their brains from stress. The them...

Conscious Collection brings artists of marginalized groups together

Conscious Collection brings artists of marginalized groups together

December 9, 2018

Murmurs of conversation and contemporary music filled the University Student Union Room 100 as the Conscious Collection art exhibit kicked off. Conscious Collection was released last Thursday by Assoc...

In Photos: Holiday Art Sale includes handmade student art

In Photos: Holiday Art Sale includes handmade student art

December 5, 2018

The School of Art galleries is the temporary home for the 51st student-run Holiday Art Sale. The sale comes just in time for the holiday season with various handmade items from student artists from Long...

The 36th Annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade brings holiday cheer to 2nd Street

The 36th Annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade brings holiday cheer to 2nd Street

December 4, 2018

Belmont Shore was bursting with holiday spirit as Christmas themed floats, fake snow and a  herd of Corgis disguised as reindeers filled 2nd Street. The 36th annual Belmont Shore Christmas parade Saturday, which i...

Gambling with bad luck

Gambling with bad luck

December 2, 2018

An Associated Students Inc. worker swiped my student I.D. card through the machine and then handed it back to me. “Wacky tulip,” I whispered to her, a secret password posted by ASI that would g...