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Criseida Couture: Making way for the runway

Criseida Couture: Making way for the runway

March 8, 2018

There are many steps that go into making a dress. It starts with an idea. Then comes the fabric picking process, drawing out patterns and creating samples. Once the dress is made it goes onto a model or...

Tony Marsh named United States Artists Fellow

Tony Marsh named United States Artists Fellow

February 4, 2018

If you would have asked Tony Marsh as a teenager where he thought his future was headed, chances are his answer wouldn’t have been “teacher.” “All I wanted to do was play baseball,” Marsh said. “I did...

Megan Kline Crockett coming into Carpenter Center

Megan Kline Crockett coming into Carpenter Center

Samantha Diaz, Arts and Life Editor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Features, Today

Most students drive by the Carpenter Performing Arts Center and don’t give the building a second thought, if they notice it at all. Megan Kline Crockett, the new executive director of the Carpenter Ce...

Chemistry professor teaches a bigger message

Chemistry professor teaches a bigger message

December 5, 2017

At the start of every class, a familiar sign greets the students in professor Tom Gufrey’s Chemistry 100 class. The worn-out black background and bold white lettering read only two words: kindness matters. ...

Wide Eyes Open Palms sets up shop for all

Wide Eyes Open Palms sets up shop for all

November 13, 2017

Patrons sit on turquoise and white fold-out chairs, the two outside tables already hosting parties of three in the middle of breakfast — they are waking up over slices of delicious house-made bread s...

Gatsby Books aims to be more than a one-time destination

Gatsby Books aims to be more than a one-time destination

November 13, 2017

A cowbell’s clink and friendly hello are the first signs of entry at Gatsby Books, a small but extensive used bookstore that has resided within a strip mall on Spring Street in Long Beach since August 201...

Soundbird brings the noise to games and movies at CSULB

Soundbird brings the noise to games and movies at CSULB

November 13, 2017

In an industry where knowing someone is half of the battle, four Cal State Long Beach students are looking to make a name for themselves in the world of audio. Music composition majors Amy Hori, Daniel...

Frank N Fries finds home in Long Beach community

Frank N Fries finds home in Long Beach community

November 13, 2017

Nearly a year before its grand opening, Long Beach’s gourmet hot dog eatery Frank n Fries had already built a cult following and become one of the most talked about openings in Long Beach. Their secr...