CSULB Regional Intelligence Report says U.S. economy slowly but surely growing

Taryn Sauer, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Long Beach, News, Today

Despite all the hullabaloo surrounding the U.S. economy, the state of commerce seems to be slowly making a comeback. Although retail sales barely crept upward by the end of 2015, consumer spending was at its strongest since the Great Recession, according to the Regional Intelligence Report released by Cal State Long Beach last week. According to the report, last year saw a record high in automobile purchases. Coupl... Read more »

On the issues: Same-sex marriage

On the issues: Same-sex marriage

May 2, 2016

Bernie Sanders Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has been a long time supporter of the LGBT community. The Human Rights Campaign gave Sanders a rating of 100 percent in support of LGBT rights. He has voted against... Read more »

CSULB signs Climate Leadership Commitment

CSULB signs Climate Leadership Commitment

May 2, 2016

Cal State Long Beach became a Charter Signatory to the Climate Leadership Commitment Thursday by pledging to have a more environmentally conscious and sustainable campus. CSULB will be responsible for keeping public... Read more »

Campus Couture showcases students’ creativity in fashion

Campus Couture showcases students’ creativity in fashion

May 2, 2016

In the largest student–run fashion show on the West Coast, Cal State Long Beach students will pay tribute to fashion icon David Bowie this Friday. The Fashion Merchandising and Design Department will present the... Read more »

You can still TAP that

Grester Celis-Acosta, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, News, Today

Starting today, students who will not be attending the summer semester can go to the cashier’s office located at Brotman Hall and receive a TAP card extension without applying for the reduced Long Beach Transit student rate. The TAP card extension costs $100 and is also eligible for campus employees. People who get the extension will receive unlimited rides for an estimated three months with no application required. ... Read more »

Family demands CSULB help return deported man

Family demands CSULB help return deported man

May 1, 2016

The wife and son of José Alvarez, the man who was deported after being held at the Cal State Long Beach University Police substation, demanded that CSULB help to bring Alvarez back to Long Beach at a... Read more »

Amazon arrives at The Beach

Amazon arrives at The Beach

May 1, 2016

Amazon is coming to 49er Shops’ University Bookstore in fall 2016. “We are excited to provide a location to serve our campus and local community and look forward to a great relationship with Amaz... Read more »

CSULB police chief issues first ICE directive

CSULB police chief issues first ICE directive

April 29, 2016

Immigration and Customs Enforcement aren’t likely to come back to Cal State Long Beach after a new directive issued Wednesday by CSULB Chief of Police Fernando Solorzano. The University Police Department will not co... Read more »