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ASI senate passes resolution for CSULB to divest in Israel

ASI senate passes resolution for CSULB to divest in Israel

May 10, 2017

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate passed in a (15,7,1) roll call vote a divestment resolution from companies that profit from Palestinian oppression. One side of the gallery restrained their che...

CSULB professors question academic freedom

CSULB professors question academic freedom

Valerie Osier, News Editor

May 10, 2017

Filed under ASI, Campus, Features, News

Some professors fear a “chilling effect” on free speech and academic freedom after President Jane Close Conoley made a statement to the campus opposing the Associated Students, Inc. resolution to divest...

Divestment resolution engages campus support and distress

Valerie Osier, New Editor

May 9, 2017

Filed under ASI, Campus, News, Showcase

The Senate chambers were filled with people sitting on the floor, crowding in the foyer and outside to show their support or opposition of a resolution at the most recent Associated Students, Inc. Senate meeting. This resolution to divest from Israel has left the Cal State Long Beach campus divided and in passionate debate for the past several weeks. The resolution, titled “Socially Responsible Investing: Companies Compla...

CSULB campus remains divided over divestment

CSULB campus remains divided over divestment

May 3, 2017

In an emotional vote that drew gleeful cheers and heavy weeping, the Associated Students, Inc. Senate passed for its second reading a divestment resolution from companies they say are complicit in Palestini...

Everything you need to know about the ASI reorganization

Everything you need to know about the ASI reorganization

May 2, 2017

Associated Students, Inc. Senate voted for the second time in a little over a year to reorganize the student government, adding new positions and removing obsolete ones. Last year’s ASI Senate ap...

Treasurer-elect strives to bring about change

Treasurer-elect strives to bring about change

April 30, 2017

Free time is nonexistent for newly elected Associated Students, Inc. treasurer Jonathan Wanless. Balancing a schedule consisting of classes, an internship, ASI obligations and club meetings is hard enoug...

Public comments fixate on BDS

Public comments fixate on BDS

April 26, 2017

Public comments More than 15 people passionate about the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement came to Associated Students, Inc. Senate meeting to voice their beliefs about student government’s r...

Your not-so-average-Joe

Your not-so-average-Joe

Caitlyn Mendoza, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2017

Filed under ASI, News

It’s no secret that being involved with Associated Students, Inc. can be a time consuming endeavor, but the Beach’s newest vice president-elect makes sure to balance his academic and social calenda...