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Bayou by the Beach

Bayou by the Beach

June 22, 2016

The 30th annual Long Beach Bayou Festival returned to Long Beach June 18-19, bringing with it the culture of New Orleans. Rainbow Lagoon Park was transformed into a miniature Mardi-Gras celebration tha... Read more »

College graduates needed in science, technology, engineering and math

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

June 22, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Long Beach, News

California public colleges are not producing enough graduates in the science, engineering, technology, mathematics and health fields, according to a press release from the Campaign for College Opportunity. The Campaign for College Opportunity is a research and advocacy non-profit that works with the community and the state to support colleges and their students. It is comprised of different groups including the Califor... Read more »

Senate Rejects Gun Control Measures

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

June 22, 2016

Filed under Crime, News

The U.S. Senate voted against four gun control measures Monday, prompting many to criticize the National Rifle Association’s influence in Congress. Two of the measures voted on were separate Democrat and Republican proposals regarding background checks for those who are trying to purchase firearms. The Democratic proposal would have created a universal background check system, including background checks for those ... Read more »

Concerts at the Beach

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

June 18, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Long Beach, News, Uncategorized

Cal State Long Beach will be hosting its first annual “Concerts at the Beach” during the months of July and August, according to a press release. The events will be sponsored by the CSULB Alumni Association and will be held at the Legacy Courtyard in front of the kinesiology building. The schedule and acts for the concerts are as follows: Friday, July 9- Stone Soul Stone Soul is known for their Motown style a... Read more »

Tragedy in Orlando

Yasmin Cortez, Mutlimedia Managing Editor

June 15, 2016

Filed under Crime, News

Orlando is in mourning after a gunman stormed into Pulse, a gay nightclub where more than 300 people were in attendance, and opened fire. The shooting on Sunday ended after a three-hour standoff which resulted in 49 people dead and 53 injured. This the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. History, according to a statement made by President Barack Obama on Sunday. The shooter, 29-year-old Omar Mir Seddique Mateen, arrive... Read more »

Long Beach Beats as One Pulse

Long Beach Beats as One Pulse

June 15, 2016

Long Beach community members gathered Sunday evening at Harvey Milk Park to honor the lives lost in the Orlando shooting at Pulse nightclub, an LGBT-focused venue, that morning. Emotions ran high f... Read more »

Senate Democrats Filibuster For Gun Control

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

June 15, 2016

Filed under News

Senate Democrats, alongside a few Republicans, have launched a filibuster on gun control legislation led by Sen. Christopher S. Murphy. Murphy, a senator from Connecticut, started the filibuster Wednesday morning by saying he will stand on the floor until Republicans and Democrats come together on the issue of gun control legislation. “I am prepared to stand on the Senate floor and talk about the need to prevent gun... Read more »

Cal State Long Beach mourns student-athlete

Cal State Long Beach mourns student-athlete

June 15, 2016

Ray Campisi, a Cal State Long Beach student and member of the Long Beach State hockey team, died last week at the age of 51. According to the Long Beach State Hockey Facebook page, Campisi had a heart... Read more »

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