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10th annual Long Beach Comic Expo returns to its roots

10th annual Long Beach Comic Expo returns to its roots

February 17, 2019

From a jaw-dropping group of steampunk Star Wars bounty hunters to an eyebrow-raising Flo from Progressive insurance, the Long Beach Comic Expo successfully brought out a crowd that has long defined t...

‘Apex Legends’ changes the game

‘Apex Legends’ changes the game

February 17, 2019

“Apex Legends” is the newest game to enter the “Battle Royale” genre of gaming and has reached 25 million players in just one week of release. A “Battle Royale” game usually takes place on an island where players are dropped off and must fight u...

Contemporary Dance Concert highlights student choreographers

Contemporary Dance Concert highlights student choreographers

Paula Kiley, Multimedia Managing Editor

February 14, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase, Today

Fourteen undergraduate choreographers explore a wide range of themes from aesthetic beauty to the young adult experience in this semester’s Contemporary Dance Concert. Nine works will premiere at the...

Tinder, relationships and the era of ghosting

Tinder, relationships and the era of ghosting

February 13, 2019

Nervous silence quickly turned into laughter during Associated Students Inc.’s College Dating in the Age of Tinder event Tuesday night. Relationship expert Aesha Adams-Roberts kept it all the way real with s...

Hannah Brimer highlights importance of #MeToo in latest exhibition

Hannah Brimer highlights importance of #MeToo in latest exhibition

February 12, 2019

In such stark political times, some student artists have decided to weaponize their brushes in order to shed light on social issues they’re passionate about. The latest exhibit at the School of Art Gall...

Will Smith as the Genie makes me blue

Will Smith as the Genie makes me blue

February 12, 2019

The trailer for Disney’s upcoming live-action Aladdin remake premiered during Sunday’s Grammys ceremony. The trailer gave us breathtaking glimpses of the kingdom of Agrabah, the Cave of Wonders an...

‘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...

Chocolate Festival leaves a good taste in people’s mouths

Chocolate Festival leaves a good taste in people’s mouths

February 10, 2019

Long Beach residents got a mouthful Saturday as hundreds flocked the 15th Annual Chocolate Festival. Attendees bit off more than they could chew as they traced up and down Second Street with chocolat...