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Executive ASI debate to showcase candidate platforms

Executive ASI debate to showcase candidate platforms

Ariana Sawyer and Lindsay Peters

March 16, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, Events, News, Today

Some 32 assorted cupcakes lay frosted and sprinkled on the table as a few students asked some Associated Students, Inc. representatives just what they would have to do to get one.   On Tuesday and W...

Anti-abortion advocates spark heated debate at GAP display

Anti-abortion advocates spark heated debate at GAP display

March 16, 2016

Peaceful conversation exploded into confrontation at the site of the Genocide Awareness Project Tuesday afternoon. Once every spring the Catholic Newman Club at Cal State Long Beach invite the Center for...

Q&A with President Conoley on knife incident

Q&A with President Conoley on knife incident

March 16, 2016

In the weeks following the Feb. 25 incident where a 20-year-old male student “displayed” a knife in a sociology class on race, class and gender, students have continued to protest on social media to c...

Design workshop to be named Nohemi Gonzalez

Design workshop to be named Nohemi Gonzalez

March 16, 2016

The Cal State Long Beach design department will keep the spirit of Nohemi Gonzalez alive with major plans to refurbish a workshop after receiving a generous donation of $10,000 for the Nohemi Gonzalez...

Column: The reality of being Greek at CSULB

Column: The reality of being Greek at CSULB

Micayla Vermeeren, Opinions Editor

March 16, 2016

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

There’s a lot of validity to the phrase “it’s all Greek to me.” In the world of fraternities and sororities, words like “rush,” “pledge” and “big” have practical definitions that...

Crime Blotter: Trespassing, public intoxication and assault

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, News, Today

Kung-foolery Officers received a call about a male carrying what appeared to be a Samurai sword on his back March 9 at 11:23 a.m. After investigating the call, the officers determined that it was a student carrying an umbrella with a handle that looked like a sword handle.   Unwanted visitors Head track and field coach Andy Sythe notified the police that there was an unauthorized group of about 10 people on the trac...

Official email reveals details of knife incident

Ariana Sawyer and Matt Simon

March 15, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, News, Today

The 20-year-old male student who displayed a knife in a sociology class Feb. 25 comes from a “mixed-race family,” contrary to posts on social media up to this point that stated he was white.     The race of the individual became an issue both on social media and in the administration-led student forum, but could not be revealed without the student’s permission. “ … One parent is African American and t...

Meet the Candidates: Dylan and Novy

Meet the Candidates: Dylan and Novy

March 14, 2016

Dylan Tom and Ennovy “Novy” Bowman have big ideas. Tom, a senior majoring in public relations, is running to be the next president of Associated Students, Inc. Bowman, also a senior majoring in public ...