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Kierstin Stickney does it all

Kierstin Stickney does it all

March 13, 2019

Series: Women of Long Beach State As a working mom of three small children ages 3, 6 and 9, Kierstin Stickney is pulled in many different directions daily. Stickney has worked for five years as th...

SPECIAL SECTION: Dancing through decades of tradition

SPECIAL SECTION: Dancing through decades of tradition

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

March 10, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Features, Showcase, Today

As the steady sound of drums and singing filled the air, Shigo Biiliilitso, or Yellow Horse felt the music in his heart. Holding his baby in his arms, the 23-year-old Navajo circled the Central Quad along ...

SPECIAL SECTION: Generations span Pow Wow celebration

SPECIAL SECTION: Generations span Pow Wow celebration

March 10, 2019

From young children to elders, different tribes from across California came together to display the way they dress, celebrate and create, at the 49th annual Pow Wow on Long Beach State’s campus this wee...

LBSU seniors get ready to graduate

LBSU seniors get ready to graduate

Katie Brown-Greaves and Haley Martinez, Staff Writers

March 6, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Features, Today

“Senioritis” is in full swing as seniors at Long Beach State anticipate graduation this semester. There are only a few short months until seniors are free from class and onto the next chapter of th...

LBSU’s first all-Black dance team adds more jewels

LBSU’s first all-Black dance team adds more jewels

February 26, 2019

Water bottle. Tennis shoes. Jazz shoes (optional). Face full of makeup (highly desired). The list of items given to auditionees for Long Beach State’s first all-Black dance team perfectly captured...

‘Cabaret’ makes dazzling debut at Studio Theatre

‘Cabaret’ makes dazzling debut at Studio Theatre

February 25, 2019

Ladders hang from the ceiling in a small, dark room dimly lit by an array of mismatching chandeliers from times gone by. A woman in knee-high fishnets catches your eye. She smiles. A man in knee-high...

‘Bad environmentalists’ attempt green humor

‘Bad environmentalists’ attempt green humor

February 10, 2019

A new alternative in green thinking is vulgar, absurd and sexual. More individuals are loosening up to challenge remarks of environmentalists being stern, gloomy hypocrites. Bad environmentalism is a relaxed, comical a...

‘Giraffe 4 Mascot’ campaign reaches new heights

‘Giraffe 4 Mascot’ campaign reaches new heights

Paula Kiley, Multimedia Managing Editor

February 6, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Features

The night before the Imagine Beach 2030 online event, two students made their way across campus with a roll of tape and a stack of flyers with “Giraffe 4 Mascot” in bold, black lettering. By morni...