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Cardboard boxes turned canvases

Cardboard boxes turned canvases

May 9, 2018

Our minds rarely register the faces of the those responsible for harvesting every apple, bundle of bananas, or basket of berries at the supermarket — but perhaps they should. MFA drawing and pain...

Cal Rep’s ‘End Days’ gives perspective on family relationships

Cal Rep’s ‘End Days’ gives perspective on family relationships

May 1, 2018

A family separated by trauma slowly knits themselves back together in “End Days,” a bittersweet comedy of four actors who reunite when they realize how desperately they need each other as the Rapture ...

‘Empathetic’ tackles animal cruelty and our apathy toward the issue

‘Empathetic’ tackles animal cruelty and our apathy toward the issue

April 10, 2018

People usually don’t consider how their decisions and choices affect the world around them, or the lives of the animals that surround them. With plenty of distractions, entertainment and activities, t...

‘Conscious Collection’ features artwork from CSULB students of various marginalized communities

‘Conscious Collection’ features artwork from CSULB students of various marginalized communities

April 8, 2018

Largely marginalized communities got their chance in the spotlight — or rather, on the canvas through Associated Students, Inc.’s latest art gallery. ASI kicked off a memorable evening at the ...

Setting the table for a sweet tooth

Setting the table for a sweet tooth

April 3, 2018

Lena Wolek grew up in the wartimes of Siberia, Russia. She and her family had little money to spend on food and resources, but always rye flour bread, the cheapest bread available at the time and the m...

In Photos: School of Art galleries

In Photos: School of Art galleries

April 2, 2018

Freshly returned from spring break, the School of Art galleries at Cal State Long Beach are already filled with a variety of art displaying different talents and inspirations. The walls feature work from...