Daily 49er

St. Paddy’s events at the end of the rainbow

Natalie Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Features, Today

Celebrate a day filled with luck, laughs and memories while chugging a pitcher of green beer as you enjoy a variety of events and St. Paddy’s festivities. Throughout the Los Angeles area, there are a variety of restaurants, bars and pubs that are celebrating and dedicating a day for the Irish. Though you may find your celebration limited due to being under 21 or having a weak stomach, but that doesn’t mean this holida...

Chicano author speaks at Cal State Long Beach

Chicano author speaks at Cal State Long Beach

March 15, 2016

The overfilled lecture hall was silent as students not only listened to a short story but experienced the emotions written in its pages. Manuel Muñoz, a native born and raised in California’s Centra...

Art District comes alive

Katherine Lemus, Staff Writer

March 13, 2016

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Today

The streets of Downtown Long Beach are filled with artists. Some work with brightly-colored chalk on the crowded sidewalks, and others implement spray paint to create portraits of iconic figures in history. Around these artists, the crowds attending the Long Beach Art Walk observe — and admire. The Long Beach Art Walk is an event held the second Saturday of each month. It is an event that allows Long Beach residents and oth...

It’s Pow Wow time

It’s Pow Wow time

March 9, 2016

Native American students held the first Puvungna Pow Wow at Cal State Long Beach as a means of establishing their presence on campus and celebrating their new journey as college students. 46 years late...

Paglalakabay at Carpenter’s

Paglalakabay at Carpenter’s

March 9, 2016

A night filled with with love, laughter, and unity — the Pilipino American Coalition celebrates their 30th Pilipino Cultural Night among the Filipino community at the beach, enriched with culture an...

Slutever

Lisa Williston, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016

Filed under Arts & Life, Events

The “Unslut” documentary calls for social change in highlighting the damage of slut-shaming. The “Unslut” documentary left its audience in silence and caused tears of empathy and sympathy to fall from the eyes of its viewers. The film, which was put on my the Women’s Gender Equality Center, YWCA and the Division of Student Affairs,  provoked an educating and healing conversation among students, faculty and gues...

Motherhood and ‘Sacrifice’

Motherhood and ‘Sacrifice’

March 1, 2016

As people enter the West Gatov gallery on campus, large ceramic works of “Sacrifice “along the wall are visible that show both the images of an artist’s life and the hauntingly beautiful vision of ...

MOLAA enters young adulthood

MOLAA enters young adulthood

Lauren Torres, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Today

The Museum of Latin American Art’s 20th anniversary invited guests to step into a historical storybook of the museum’s humble beginnings rooted in silent film and roller skates. MOLAA was filled wi...