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CSULB shares the Black Experience

CSULB shares the Black Experience

February 28, 2016

Students took a walk through black history in the free speech lawn at Cal State Long Beach Thursday. As a celebration of Black History Month, the Africana Studies Student Association, sponsored by the ...

Alumnus holds forum on fighting surveillance, brutality in political movements

Sara DeLeon, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Events, News, Today

A Cal State Long Beach alumnus talked about the aggressive police force in America and offered insight into organizing political movements in an open discussion of his recent publication “Crashing the Party: Legacies and Lessons from the RNC 2000,” Thursday.   Kris Hermes’ book is a case study on the events during and after the Republican National Convention of 2000 in Philadelphia, where 400 protesters were arrested...

Student continues learning at 90 years old

Student continues learning at 90 years old

Lisa Williston, Staff Writer

February 24, 2016

Filed under Campus, Features, News, Showcase, Today

Bursting into the newsroom, 90-year-old student Diana Baldwin and her 80-year-old friend Penelope Doherty were eager to get an article to press, not realizing they were the real story. After being ...

Students sign to legalize marijuana

Students sign to legalize marijuana

February 24, 2016

Keenan Jackson has collected over 400 signatures in favor of legalizing marijuana from Cal State Long Beach students in a span of four days. The petition signatures are for a ballot measure to decriminaliz...

CSULB relies on Kappa Sigma nationals to conduct sexual assault investigation

Valerie Osier, Assistant News Editor

February 24, 2016

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

Cal State Long Beach officials are “yielding” to Kappa Sigma’s national organization’s investigation into a reported sexual assault at the Kappa Sigma fraternity house, director of Student Life and Development Brett Waterfield said. The decision not to conduct an independent investigation came when Kappa Sigma nationals contacted Waterfield shortly after local news reported on the sexual assault investigation ...

ASI President State of Associated Students Inc. Address

ASI President State of Associated Students Inc. Address

February 24, 2016

Jose Salazar, president of Associated Students Inc., reflected Wednesday on student government’s success in establishing better campus environmental sustainability and government transparency over th...

Yoga For Healing sexual assault survivors

Yoga For Healing sexual assault survivors

February 23, 2016

Healing yoga can help survivors of sexual trauma reconnect with their bodies and learn to become intimate again. Sexual assault survivors can access the new program Yoga For Healing in hopes of prov...

Knowing how to RUN, HIDE and FIGHT

Knowing how to RUN, HIDE and FIGHT

Abdiel Bustillo, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, News, Today

With 64 recorded school shootings throughout the country in 2015 and 31 cases so far this year, University Police are taking action to prepare both students and faculty with “Run, Hide, Fight,” a ...