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Diversity makes a splash at LBSU Splash Mob

Diversity makes a splash at LBSU Splash Mob

March 25, 2019

What started as a rainy, cloud covered day became clear and sunny just in time for the second annual Long Beach State LGBTQ Splash Mob Thursday. The event took place at the Student Recreation and Wellness Cent...

Chicano activist Jose Angel Gutierrez, speaks on his legacy of activism

Chicano activist Jose Angel Gutierrez, speaks on his legacy of activism

March 20, 2019

As the room filled with students and faculty, tensions began to build before activist Jose Angel Gutierrez even took the podium. Founding member of the Raza Unida party and Chicano activist Gutierrez spoke to...

Obstacles, hardships, racism — women of color handle it all

Obstacles, hardships, racism — women of color handle it all

March 20, 2019

Four inspiring women gathered in the LA-5 building Wednesday to discuss their experiences being women of color in journalism and public relations careers. Media Women of Color shined a light on the c...

LBSU has lunch with Madeleine Mayi

LBSU has lunch with Madeleine Mayi

March 20, 2019

The sounds of soft crooning and guitar strumming spilled through the doors and open windows of the University Student Union Wednesday afternoon. Madeleine Mayi played through the slid-open windows of the...

Daniel Caesar brings melodies to the ‘mid

Daniel Caesar brings melodies to the ‘mid

March 17, 2019

Three familiar drum beats pierced through the buzz of the audience as Daniel Caesar strolled onto stage in the Walter Pyramid and went straight to the microphone to begin his harmonic serenade of “Japan...

‘Birdman’ to the beat of the drums

‘Birdman’ to the beat of the drums

March 17, 2019

Professional drummer Antonio Sanchez performed at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center on Friday, free-form drumming along with the movie “Birdman,” a film whose score was produced solely by him. ...

LBSU Students played to win at GGBeach

LBSU Students played to win at GGBeach

March 17, 2019

Ballroom B in the University Student Union was filled with the gentle glow of RGB lighting and the clicking and clacking of controllers Friday as the Long Beach State Esports Association held GGBeach,...

SPECIAL SECTION: Pow Wow dancers showcase their cultural regalia

SPECIAL SECTION: Pow Wow dancers showcase their cultural regalia

March 10, 2019

When Black Star Eyed Eagle Steven Garcia was a kid, he had a recurring dream about a red-tailed hawk. It wasn’t until the Tongva native was well into his 30s when he dreamt of the bird again. Two wee...