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Athletes Soar at Summer Special Olympics

Athletes Soar at Summer Special Olympics

June 10, 2013

Cal State Long Beach hosted the 44th Annual Special Olympics Summer Games on June 8th and 9th.  Athletes and supporters from all over California came to watch and compete at the state's biggest special...

Music lovers flock to Fingerprints on Record Store Day

Music lovers flock to Fingerprints on Record Store Day

April 24, 2013

People amassed outside Fingerprints, a popular Long Beach music store, to celebrate Record Store Day. The Saturday event promised rare, single day releases; along with performances by Best Coast, Jimmy...

Students compete in SRWC’s first triathlon

Students compete in SRWC’s first triathlon

Pedro Reyes, Constributing Reporter

April 19, 2013

Filed under Podcasts

Students ran, biked and swam during a crash course in triathlons on Friday at the Student and Wellness Center. Participants broke off into groups and ran two miles on treadmills before peddling five...

President F. King Alexander Interview

President F. King Alexander Interview

Marie Cathcart, Radio Producer

April 10, 2013

Filed under Podcasts

After serving over seven years as President of Cal State Long Beach, F. King Alexander is leaving the west coast to take up the leadership position at Louisiana State University. Daily49er's Radio Producer...

Rainbow Juices, a healthier “fast food” choice in Long Beach

Rainbow Juices, a healthier “fast food” choice in Long Beach

April 3, 2013

Rainbow Juices has offered fresh, cold-pressed juices to Long Beach since they first opened in November. Founders Chrissy Cox and Dawna Bass created the business after noticing a growing community interest...

Jewish and Muslim stand up duo break down barriers

Jewish and Muslim stand up duo break down barriers

March 7, 2013

With a mission to bring together two religious cultures sometimes caught up in striff, Rabbi Bob Alper and Mohammed 'Mo' Amer performed standup comedy for students at Cal State Long Beach. The duo have...

At Poets Lounge, performers speak from the heart

Christiaan Pipion, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2013

Filed under Podcasts

Students, faculty and community members came together for the Poets Lounge event to perform impassioned spoken world. Audience members enjoyed an assortment of poetry, rap and songs at the University Student Union.

Kbeach HD hits airwaves

Kbeach HD hits airwaves

February 13, 2013

For the first time in over 30 years, a student run radio station will be broadcasting from CSULB's campus. Kbeach, an internet-only station since its inception 12 years ago, is now broadcasting on 88.1...