Daily 49er

[email protected] set to open soon

Elizabeth Campos, Staff Writer

September 4, 2016

Filed under CSU, Features, News

Students who order products from Amazon will soon be able to pick up their orders at the Cal State Long Beach University Bookstore beginning Sept. 20. 49er Shops and Amazon will open [email protected], located on the south side of the University Bookstore, with its own entrance available from lot 5. The project and five-year contract between Amazon and the 49er Shops was announced last spring. 49er Shops’ partne...

Cal State Long Beach Associated Students Inc. elects students as trustees-at-large

Meghan McGillicuddy, Staff Writer

August 31, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, CSU, News

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate is still getting the ball rolling, with elections continuing  during its second meeting of the semester this Wednesday. Last week, the senate elected seniors Julio Rosales and Matthew Taylor as trustees-at-large for the the Media Board. The Media Board oversees KBeach Radio, College Beat and the Union Weekly. Rosales and Taylor said they want to increase community outreach through...

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...