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ASI treasure candidate: Dominick Martinez

ASI treasure candidate: Dominick Martinez

March 17, 2019

After four years at Long Beach State, health science major Dominick Martinez is attempting to transition into student government as Associated Students Inc. treasurer. He cites his experiences as building manager...

ASI treasure candidate: Reyalyn Villegas

ASI treasure candidate: Reyalyn Villegas

March 17, 2019

Financial literacy is a huge issue for Associated Students Inc. Treasurer Candidate Reyalyn Villegas. The treasurer hopeful defines a financial literate person as someone who is well-versed in money-fac...

ASI vice presidential candidate: Justin Contreras

ASI vice presidential candidate: Justin Contreras

Alex Dansereau, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

Filed under ASI, Campus, Features, News, Today

Born in South Los Angeles to two parents who emigrated from Guatemala, Associated Students Inc. vice presidential candidate Justin Contreras grew up facing financial instability. “Both of my parents were working minimum-w...

ASI vice presidential candidate Leen Almahdi

ASI vice presidential candidate Leen Almahdi

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

March 17, 2019

Filed under ASI, Campus, Features, News, Today

For current Associated Students Inc. Vice President Leen Almahdi, running to retain her office is a matter of finishing the work she has started and helping ASI’s new executive director transition i...

ASI presidential candidate: Lizbeth Velasquez

ASI presidential candidate: Lizbeth Velasquez

March 17, 2019

As a first generation Mexican-American, 21-year-old political science major Lizbeth Velasquez is the first in her family of five to attend college. As a low income, working student who has had to overcome...

ASI presidential candidate: Genesis Jara

ASI presidential candidate: Genesis Jara

March 17, 2019

President Genesis Jara has focused her Associated Student Inc. presidential campaign on working with underrepresented communities at Long Beach State. “I have 10 commissioners that represent communities and each h...

ASI hosts Coffee with the Candidates

ASI hosts Coffee with the Candidates

March 13, 2019

Students grabbed coffee and talked with Associated Student Inc. executive candidates Wednesday to receive information for the upcoming senate election. The two candidates running for vice president and the two runnin...

ASI Senator’s interruption sparks mascot debate

ASI Senator’s interruption sparks mascot debate

March 13, 2019

Off-agenda discussion of the mascot search committee during the Associated Students Inc. Senate meeting sparked conflict among the board, leading to a rare interruption of the vice president Wednesday...