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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 ...

Student hit by car

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

March 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, News

A 21-year-old female student was transported to the hospital after sustaining non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a car. The driver of the car was a 52-year-old woman. The accident occurred March 10 at 5:07 p.m. in parking lot 16. The Long Beach Fire Department responded to treat the victim. The student was taken to the hospital by a friend. A traffic collision report has been filed with the campus police. ...

Student with knife revealed to be community service officer

Student with knife revealed to be community service officer

March 10, 2016

Update: March 11, 7:42 p.m. The student who displayed a short knife in a sociology class on race, class and gender did so while his group was standing to give a presentation to the rest of the cla...

Long Beach Target aims to customize convenience

Long Beach Target aims to customize convenience

March 9, 2016

A “flex format” Target will host its grand opening Sunday at its location in the Bixby Village Plaza shopping center and officially opened Wednesday. Target spokesperson Kristy Welker said “fl...

NAACP investigates CSULB knife incident

NAACP investigates CSULB knife incident

Ariana Sawyer, News Editor

March 9, 2016

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

This story has been updated March 12 at 12:14 a.m.   The NAACP’s Long Beach chapter announced Wednesday it will launch an investigation into the Feb. 25 incident where a student brandished...

Cal State Long Beach student government adopts new investing policy

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, Staff Writer

March 9, 2016

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

ASI senate members voted in favor of adopting Senate Resolution 2016-11, which advocates humanitarian and environmentally friendly investing practices, at tonight’s meeting. The Socially Responsible Investing resolution is a suggested investing policy from ASI to the 49er Foundation in regard to the corporations in which it invests. The 49er Foundation is in charge of all private donations given to Cal State Long ...

Catholic faith leads blind student

Catholic faith leads blind student

March 9, 2016

Standing at about 5 feet 5 inches – 5 feet 7 inches if he were to stand up straight – Jose Espinoza is about 284 pounds and completely blind. He acknowledges his bad posture with a slight shrug of ...

Gonorrhea, Syphilis rates rise on campus

Abdiel Bustillo, Staff Writer

March 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Gonorrhea and syphilis rates have risen among students tested at Cal State Long Beach, according to laboratory data from the Health Resource Center. Last Wednesday, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Mary Ann Takemoto stated during an ASI Senate meeting that sexually transmitted infections have increased on campus. Takemoto was proposing an increase to the Student Health Service fee to $150 per year instead of the $9...