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ASI Senate resolution encourages awareness of sexual assault

Mindy Lockhart, contributing writer

March 5, 2015

Filed under ASI, News

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate heard a resolution at the meeting on Wednesday to help support sexual assault awareness at California State University, Long Beach. ASI Senators David Kling and Joanna Yan introduced the resolution, proposing that CSULB student leaders promote the culture of having a safe and respectful campus through campus-wide sexual assault prevention strategies. The resolution would encourage the creation of ...

ASI resolution heads to CHESS

Mindy Lockhart, contributing writer

March 3, 2015

Filed under ASI, News

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate passed a resolution Wednesday afternoon that includes four bills that will be presented to state legislatures at the California Higher Education Student Summit. ASI Lobby Corp. and those delegated to be representatives at CHESS will advocate for the four assembly bills and lobby for on behalf of California State University, Long Beach students. “When we were looking up the legislations,...

CSULB students vote against $165 University Student Union fee increase

CSULB students vote against $165 University Student Union fee increase

February 27, 2015

The Student Fee Advisory Committee will meet on Friday to compile a recommendation for University President Jane Close-Conoley, who will make the final decision regarding the issue of a University Student...

The ASI community garden began building its facilities

The ASI community garden began building its facilities

February 16, 2015

The manpower of about 70 volunteers consisting of ASI representatives, Grow Beach! members and plot owners began to build and raise garden plots behind the Isabel Patterson Child Development Center on...

CSULB ASI Senate tables agenda

Mindy Lockhart, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2015

Filed under ASI, News

The Associated Students Inc. is considering a resolution to ask California State University, Long Beach to end relationships with organizations that have been known to discriminate against the LGBT community. The idea behind the resolution arose when The Campus Pride, a national non-profit organization, informed Sen. Kelsey Reyes that CSULB’s current campus pride score would be decreasing. The current campus pride s...

ASI Recycling Center’s employee tries to lead by example

ASI Recycling Center’s employee tries to lead by example

February 9, 2015

BThe assistant manager at the Associated Student Inc. Recycling Center, Eric Bryan, said he lives life following one simple motto: recycle or die. Bryan and Lee Johnson, the recycling coordinator at t...

ASI asked for more students to represent on the CSU Board of Trustee

Mindy Lockhart, Contributing Writer.

February 4, 2015

Filed under ASI, News

A resolution passed by The Associated Students Inc. Wednesday afternoon is asking the California State Legislature to increase the number of student trustees on the California State University Board of Trustees. The CSU Board of Trustees only includes two students, one voting trustee and one non-voting trustee. According to the CSU website, the Board of Trustees is made up of 25 members who are responsible for the over...

CSULB Women’s Research Center receives $200,000 grant toward sexual assault prevention

Mindy Lockhart, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2015

Filed under ASI, News

The California State University, Long Beach Women’s Research Center received a $200,000 grant from the California Emergency Services for a comprehensive sexual assault program. Jeane Caveness, the assistant dean of students announced to the Associated Students, Inc. Senate during Wednesday’s ASI Senate meeting that the grant would be renewable for up to two more years for potentially $600,000. “We are looking at...