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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...

LBSU opts to move Prospector Pete statue and get a new mascot

LBSU opts to move Prospector Pete statue and get a new mascot

September 11, 2018

After months of deliberation, the campus community has finally decided to move an iconic statue that students have walked past at Long Beach State for 51 years, in response to a growing argument that Pros...

Unsolved murder of Humboldt State student inspires university protest

Unsolved murder of Humboldt State student inspires university protest

Brenna Enos, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, News

Over a year has passed since 19-year-old student David Josiah Lawson was murdered, and yet no suspects have been identified. Lawson was a criminal justice major at Humboldt State University and was stabbe...

Vertical planting systems make debut on campus

Vertical planting systems make debut on campus

September 11, 2018

Students walking by The Nugget Pub and Grill this semester may have noticed leafy greens and vegetables sprouting from white, towering pillars. This new installment isn't just for looks, the 20 new hydr...