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In Photos: Artist dives into personal conflicts with hints of comedy

In Photos: Artist dives into personal conflicts with hints of comedy

November 27, 2018

"Witti-Schism" at Long Beach State’s School of Arts Galleries features a series of paper-cut and clay sculptures in a theme of witticism, a witty remark and schism, a division between two things. Th...

Column: My battle with depression

Column: My battle with depression

November 26, 2018

I remember sitting in my small and dark room that I shared with my younger sister listening to The Smiths’ hit-song, “Asleep.” It had been playing on repeat for so long I had lost count of how ma...

LBSU ceramics alumnus debuts newest exhibition

LBSU ceramics alumnus debuts newest exhibition

November 25, 2018

Nestled on a vast nine-acre property, Matt Wedel works from a studio where he creates immaculate and colorful sculptures, largely reminiscent of the agricultural plains of Ohio.   Although Wedel c...

Retro Review: The newest Grinch film diminishes from his louring predecessors

Retro Review: The newest Grinch film diminishes from his louring predecessors

November 25, 2018

In the 61 years the world has known Dr. Seuss’ Grinch there is one thing all the different grinches had in common: they were mean. They all hated Christmas and the people of Whoville. However, the ne...

Diverse dance pieces to be presented in ‘Fusion’

Diverse dance pieces to be presented in ‘Fusion’

November 14, 2018

Every few years, Long Beach State University’s music and dance departments join forces to present a collaborative work and this year’s presentation of “Fusion” will showcase a diverse range of dan...

Jazz students present an afternoon of tunes

Jazz students present an afternoon of tunes

November 13, 2018

Audiences’ and musicians’ heads bobbed as their feet tapped and hands clapped to the rhythm of the Studio Jazz Band and Concert Jazz Orchestra Sunday in the Gerald R. Daniel Recital Hall. Both awar...

Simon and Garfunkel [Revisited] transports audiences back to iconic 1981 concert

Simon and Garfunkel [Revisited] transports audiences back to iconic 1981 concert

November 13, 2018

Those who may have missed Simon & Garfunkel’s iconic 1981 reunion concert at Central Park will have the opportunity to be taken back to the historic performance next Sunday. Recording artists Lee Lessa...

La Raza’s Day of the Dead celebration honors loved ones

La Raza’s Day of the Dead celebration honors loved ones

November 13, 2018

A hoard of students followed to the College of American Indian Studies director Craig Stone to the burial grounds on campus located on Beach Dr. as one is entering campus from Bellflower Blvd. Stude...