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Mobile HIV bus tests students

Mobile HIV bus tests students

February 16, 2016

Student Health Services offered free, rapid HIV testing from the Long Beach Health Department’s mobile unit on campus yesterday. Rosario Rivas, a health educator for the Long Beach Health Department, said th...

Crime Blotter

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, News, Today

You can’t park there Officers responded to a disturbance call at Lot 10 on Saturday at 12:40 p.m. According to the report, a construction worker got into a verbal altercation with a parking officer after receiving a ticket. The male in question left the scene, but officers were able to locate the man and inform him of how to file a complaint about the ticket. Naked man detained University police assisted Long Beach Police of...

Students research use of robots for human health

Students research use of robots for human health

February 15, 2016

After three failed attempts, an arm successfully lowered a tennis ball into a plastic cup Friday afternoon. This might not seem difficult to do but it may be more impressive considering the arm is robotic ...

Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapter closed for repeated violations

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, Staff Writer

February 15, 2016

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

The CSULB chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon will be closed for “no less than four years,” according to the fraternity’s national headquarters. Sigma Alpha Epsilon headquarters officially suspended the chapter’s charter in late January, according to information released by the organization Friday. The chapter’s closure followed two sexual assault accusations during the Fall 2015 semester.  According to a statement, Lo...

Student reports sexual assault at Kappa Sigma party

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

February 15, 2016

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

A female student reported that she was sexually assaulted at an off-campus party hosted by Kappa Sigma Fraternity early Sunday morning. The student reported the case to a Cal State Long Beach campus security authority early Sunday morning who then notified university police. University police sent out an email Monday afternoon after the student reported the incident. The student reported that the suspect is a Hispa...

National Condom Day promotes a sex positive environment

National Condom Day promotes a sex positive environment

February 11, 2016

Complete with prosthetics of both the female and male genitalia, students learned how to properly put on condoms and dental dams when Student Health Services got the jump on National Condom Day, spreadi...

Career Development Center hosts business etiquette luncheon with corporate partner Enterprise

Erik Öhrström, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Students gathered for a business lunch and a humorous demonstration of the value of applying etiquette in their professional lives after college Wednesday. In the well-decorated dining hall, Enterprise talent acquisition manager Sherron Hawkins led the demonstration in the Chartroom at Cal State Long Beach.   CSULB’s Career Development Center has traditionally arranged a Business Etiquette Luncheon nearly every year with its...

ASI creates position to represent international students

Brandon Flickinger, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, News, Today

There will be a new student government position available for representing and advising international students. Associated Students Inc. passed a resolution Wednesday that will move to create a secretary position for international student affairs. The position may only last for one year, as a decision to re-organize student government is pending. If the decision goes through, ASI will be reorganized on July 1, 2017. Senator...