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Having ‘the courage to act’ like Martin Luther King Jr.

Having ‘the courage to act’ like Martin Luther King Jr.

February 21, 2017

Cal State Long Beach held its 18th annual Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration this Tuesday in the University Student Union ballroom. The event honored King and his role in the civil rights movement th... Read more »

Muslim Student Association hands out hijabs

Muslim Student Association hands out hijabs

February 21, 2017

The Muslim Students Association was giving out free hijab headscarves at a booth near the Merchant’s Row thoroughfare between the campus bookstore and the Psychology building Tuesday. By the end of the e... Read more »

CFA sponsors moratorium on tuition increases

Micayla Vermeeren, Editor in Chief

February 21, 2017

Filed under CSU, News, Showcase

The general public was introduced to a tuition-freezing bill known as the Student Protection Act Tuesday morning at Sacramento State University. Written by Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva of the 65th district and sponsored by the California Faculty Association, Assembly Bill 393 proposes a four-year moratorium on systemwide tuition and student fee increases. “The specific systemic problem we confront today is the long, ... Read more »

Second chances are coming to CSULB

Estela Garcia, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

Filed under ASI, Campus, News

Samuel Irvin spent five years of his life sitting in a jail cell for selling drugs. Now, he sits behind a desk in a classroom as a psychology major in his second year at San Francisco State University. After serving his sentence, a now 32-year-old Irvin was resigned to falling into the prison system. But, the birth of his son four years ago made him realize that he didn't want his son growing up without a dad. Look... Read more »

Housing a hot topic at Long Beach City Council

James Chow, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

Filed under Long Beach, News

People interested in addressing Long Beach’s affordable housing policies can inform themselves on the issue while attending the Affordable Housing Study Session on Tuesday at 5 p.m. at Long Beach City Hall on West Ocean Blvd. The study session is part of the LB City Council meeting and presented by Long Beach Residents Empowered – alternatively known as LiBRE. This event will cover shaping new city policies around affor... Read more »

Posters arrive to promote inclusivity

Posters arrive to promote inclusivity

Carlos Villicana, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

The black-and-white image of a smiling woman wearing a hijab dominates a purple poster that reads “Everyone Is Welcome Here,” has surfaced on the front doors of Cal State Long Beach faculty office... Read more »

Students come together with graffiti

Students come together with graffiti

February 20, 2017

Cal State Long Beach students spray painted a large rectangular canvas wall on Monday, but it wasn’t an act of vandalism. The students were participating in the third annual “Artists 4 Israel”... Read more »

Latina students find connections at conference

Isabel Ramos, Staff Writer

February 19, 2017

Filed under Campus, Events, News

Despite the threat of an oncoming rainstorm, Latina students met Friday at the Pointe to connect with students in their community, learn about resources available to them and network. The 16th annual Latina Connection Conference was an all-day event with the the theme “Uprising Women, Fuertes y Unidas.” Rosa Moreno-Alcaraz, a licensed psychologist with Counseling and Psychological Services, started the conference in... Read more »

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