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CSULB AIS minor program revised

Miranda Andrade-Ceja, Managing Editor

August 30, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, News

A revised 15 unit minor returns this fall semester — now, Cal State Long Beach students can qualify for a minor in Native American Cultures while simultaneously taking classes that complement their majors. This change is a product of new partnerships created among the American Indian Studies department and nineteen CSULB schools, departments and programs, according to AIS director and professor, Craig Stone. Some of...

Cal State Long Beach students can swap until they drop

Cal State Long Beach students can swap until they drop

August 30, 2016

Don’t have it in your budget to get that three-ring binder you desperately need? Have no fear, Swap Shop will make sure you have all your school supplies. The Swap Shop, located next to the Beach P...

Cal State Long Beach clubs and students prepare for Week of Welcome

Cal State Long Beach clubs and students prepare for Week of Welcome

August 29, 2016

It’s that time of the year again. Week of Welcome, an event sponsored by Associated Students Inc., is returning this Wednesday and Thursday in Cal State Long Beach’s central quad from 11 a.m. to...

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association gives Cal State Long Beach’s College of the Arts annual donation

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

August 29, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Long Beach, News

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association, which hosts the Golden Globe Awards, recently presented Cal State Long Beach’s College of the Arts with a donation totalling $105,000. According to Sandra Cuneo, the grant officer for the HFPA, the donation is specifically for the film and television division of the College of the Arts. The donation is comprised of three different funding categories: a one-time grant of $40,00...

Cal State Long Beach aids food insecure students with revamped food pantry

Yasmin Cortez, Multimedia Managing Editor

August 28, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, CSU, Long Beach, News, Showcase

After a year of planning, the Cal State Long Beach Food Pantry is now open to all current students. “The main goal of the pantry is to make sure that any student that is in need can be supported in such a simple way – like provided food,” said Logan Vournas, Associated Students Inc. Vice President. The expanded ASI Beach Pantry opened on Aug. 22 and is located in University Student Union room 302. To receive f...

Cal State Long Beach students could pay more for Student Health Services

Cal State Long Beach students could pay more for Student Health Services

August 28, 2016

For the first time in over a decade, Cal State Long Beach students may see their health services fee go up next spring. The proposal to raise the fee from $90 to $150 per year was presented to Asso...

Cal State Long Beach gets fit physically, mentally

Navy Keophan, Staff Writer

August 24, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Features, Long Beach, News, Showcase

When it comes to prioritizing student health and wellness, Cal State Long Beach is exceeding expectations in getting students fit mentally and physically. As one of six universities and colleges in the U.S. to win Active Minds’ Healthy Campus award, CSULB’s commitment to making mental health services available to all students was celebrated by the nonprofit as demonstrating excellence in promoting healthy physical and ment...

Cal State Long Beach breaks enrollment records

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

August 23, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Long Beach, News

Cal State Long Beach is setting enrollment records this semester. During the annual Convocation address Friday, CSULB President Jane Close Conoley announced that enrollment for the fall 2016 semester is expected to be around 37,600 students, comprised of undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs. This number is the second highest in the university’s history, following the fall 2008 semester when enrollment was...