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New Student Success Center coming to campus by spring semester

New Student Success Center coming to campus by spring semester

James H. Williams, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

An old building is set to receive a breath of fresh air as its renovations will provide a new hub for several organizations on campus. Peterson Hall 2, located on Long Beach State’s upper campus, w...

LBSU limits Prospector Pete merch after retirement announcement

LBSU limits Prospector Pete merch after retirement announcement

James Chow, News Editor

October 23, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Students will soon be seeing a lot less of Prospector Pete in the 49er Shops Bookstore after President Jane Close Conoley announced that the 51-year-old statue is officially retired, Sept. 20. Acc...

Hundreds of protesters take a stand at Campus Clash tour

Hundreds of protesters take a stand at Campus Clash tour

October 23, 2018

Crowds of protesters chanted, "Go home fascist” and held signs that read phrases such as, “Unite to fight patriarchy and bigotry,” among other slogans on the bottom steps of the Long Beach State U...

Timeline established for general education policy and colleges propose name changes

Emma DiMaggio, City Editor

October 21, 2018

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Proposal to change College of Business Administration to College of Business College of Business Administration Dean Michael Solt presented a request to change the name of Long Beach State’s “College of Business Administration” to “College of Business” at the Academic Senate meeting on Thursday. “As economies and societies continue to change, so do business schools,” Solt said. “[New topics] that [aren...

Domestic violence and technology symposium dissects ‘power and control’

Domestic violence and technology symposium dissects ‘power and control’

October 21, 2018

In the spirit of domestic violence awareness month, symposium “Behind the Screens: Domestic Violence and Technology” was held at the Anatol Center Wednesday and dissected the concept of “power and con...

Soiled paper products no longer compostable at LBSU

Soiled paper products no longer compostable at LBSU

October 21, 2018

Students dining at Long Beach State may be surprised to learn that soiled paper waste is no longer composted anywhere on campus, despite signs on many compost bins that claim otherwise. EDCO Dispo...

‘Justice for Josiah’ event addresses murder of  Humboldt State student

‘Justice for Josiah’ event addresses murder of Humboldt State student

October 17, 2018

On April 15, 2017, David Josiah Lawson, an African-American criminology major at Humboldt State University was murdered following an altercation with a group of white locals who accused him of stealing a c...

What goes up but never comes down? The USU escalators

What goes up but never comes down? The USU escalators

Sophia Soliman, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2018

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, News, Showcase, Today

Although it’s been inoperable since the beginning of the semester, the University Student Union escalators have undergone repairs that were projected to be complete by early October. It’s unknown a...