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President Conoley confirms retirement of Prospector Pete

President Conoley confirms retirement of Prospector Pete

Sahara Barba and Karla Lopez

September 21, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Showcase, Today

President Jane Close Conoley sent out an email to the campus announcing the official “retirement” of the 51-year-old Prospector Pete mascot Thursday afternoon. “Inclusive excellence is a core...

Aspiring jet-setters receive international opportunities at the Study Abroad Fair

Aspiring jet-setters receive international opportunities at the Study Abroad Fair

September 19, 2018

International flags fluttered in the breeze during Long Beach State’s Study Abroad Fair on the University Bookstore lawn, Wednesday. Students were able to chat with representatives from the CSULB Education Abroad...

Lauren Woods halts art installation in response to the termination of UAM Director Kimberli Meyer

Lauren Woods halts art installation in response to the termination of UAM Director Kimberli Meyer

September 19, 2018

In response to the sudden termination of Long Beach State University Art Museum Director Kimberli Meyer on Sept. 11, artist Lauren Woods said she will “pause” her project on police brutality, “America...

La Raza Student Association to host ‘The Missing 43’  movie screening Wednesday

La Raza Student Association to host ‘The Missing 43’ movie screening Wednesday

September 18, 2018

Four years ago, 43 teaching students from the Mexican town of Ayotzinapa were on their way to a protest in Mexico City Sept. 26 when their bus was intercepted by police. They were taken away and were n...

Long Beach State adds cybersecurity minor for fall semester

Long Beach State adds cybersecurity minor for fall semester

September 17, 2018

As society gradually increases its reliance on iPhones, Fitbits, Google Drive and Alexa to get through daily life, the need to secure digital property grows. This fall semester, Long Beach State added c...

READY Long Beach aims to promote emergency and disaster preparedness in the city

READY Long Beach aims to promote emergency and disaster preparedness in the city

Paula Kiley, Multimedia Assistant

September 16, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Showcase, Today

Long Beach commuters may have witnessed an unusual sight while driving down Atherton Street Saturday when members of the Long Beach Fire Department Urban Search and Rescue Team rappelled down Walter Pyra...

CBA building forced to evacuate after electrical issue

CBA building forced to evacuate after electrical issue

September 13, 2018

A fire alarm sounded off in the College of Business Administration building Wednesday around noon, causing  students and faculty in the building to evacuate for nearly two hours. At 1:47 p.m., Be...