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Newsom’s budget proposal may increase LBSU enrollment numbers

Newsom’s budget proposal may increase LBSU enrollment numbers

February 3, 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom presented his first budget proposal, allocating up to $562 million in permanent and one-time funds for the California State University system. Newsom’s budget proposal consists of a $30...

Sitcom meets the classroom in new LBSU course

Sitcom meets the classroom in new LBSU course

January 28, 2019

Online media binging may finally pay off for Long Beach State students as the university is set to offer a class based on the popular 1980s sitcom “The Golden Girls” this spring. The curriculum...

Student Success Center now open for students

Student Success Center now open for students

Rachel Barnes, Contributing Writer

January 27, 2019

Filed under Campus, CSU, News, Showcase, Today

Students can now use the new Student Success Center, located on upper campus in front of the bookstore, which opened early January after over a year of construction. Construction on the Student Success Center b...

LBSU professor inspires students in STEM to ‘achieve their dreams’

LBSU professor inspires students in STEM to ‘achieve their dreams’

Hannah Getahun, Assistant News Editor

January 27, 2019

Filed under Campus, CSU, Features, News, Showcase, Today

Long Beach State chemistry professor Stephen Mezyk has spent the last 18 years motivating students to pursue education and research in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. “I enjoy get...

Tuition increase out of the question for 2019-20 academic year

Tuition increase out of the question for 2019-20 academic year

January 23, 2019

California State University officials announced at the Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday that tuition will not be increased for the 2019-20 academic year. Chancellor Timothy P. White opened the State...

LBSU plans to address safety concerns on campus

LBSU plans to address safety concerns on campus

Austin Brumblay, News Editor

January 22, 2019

Filed under Campus, Crime, CSU, News

Freshman Edward Alvarez peered through his dorm shades and looked down at a barren California State University, Northridge campus. He sat on his bed to take his sociology final exam that had been moved...

Projected Translation Studies minor coming to LBSU fall 2019

Projected Translation Studies minor coming to LBSU fall 2019

January 21, 2019

Long Beach State plans to introduce a translation studies minor in fall 2019. In the California State University and University of California systems, there are courses in translation but no institu...

LBSU remembers Alexandra “Misty” Jaffe

LBSU remembers Alexandra “Misty” Jaffe

January 21, 2019

Long Beach State professor Alexandra “Misty” Jaffe passed away Nov. 20, 2018. Her life is remember by her family and colleagues. Jaffe was born Jan. 11, 1960 in Lansing, MI. She grew up in a lo...