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DACA resolution promised at ASI meeting

DACA resolution promised at ASI meeting

September 11, 2017

Associated Students, Inc. is quickly getting back to work second week of the semester. It’s only the second meeting of the fall semester and new student government positions have been appointed, cha...

ASI kicks off new semester with round of appointments and rule revisions

ASI kicks off new semester with round of appointments and rule revisions

August 30, 2017

With a fresh semester upon us, President Jane Close Conoley addressed the Associated Students, Inc. senate to impart some words of wisdom on new and returning members, quoting an old Emily Dickinson poem abo...

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 1, 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...