Daily 49er

What CSULB students should know before joining the Peace Corps

Daniela Alvarez, Staff Writer

December 4, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, News

Cal State Long Beach is one of two schools in Southern California to have Peace Corps campus recruiters, according to the Peace Corps website. CSULB is now ranked in the top ten for Top Volunteer Producing Hispanic Serving Institutions. The stated mission of the Peace Corps is to provide service opportunities and outreach, like health and education, to those living outside the United States and provide them with an und...

CSULB parking app in the works

Meghan McGillicuddy, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, CSU, News

The Cal State Long Beach Department of Parking and Transportation Services announced that it is in the process of developing a mobile app during the Associated Students, Inc. Senate meeting Wednesday afternoon. The mobile app will allow students and faculty to pay for daily permits, track how much time they have left in their parking spot and add more time to their spot. Whether or not the app will be used for visitors i...

CSU won’t question documentation

Michael Garcia, Staff Writer

November 29, 2016

Filed under 2016 Election, Campus, Crime, CSU, News

California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White declared in an open letter published Nov. 17 that CSU campuses will not cooperate with local, state or any federal department for the enforcement of federal immigration laws on campuses. “Our duty is to protect our students and enforce what we have coming down from the Chancellor’s office,” Director of the Dream Success Center Rafael Topete said. “Our duty i...

First Undocu5k in the CSU system held at CSULB raises $11,000

First Undocu5k in the CSU system held at CSULB raises $11,000

November 27, 2016

Runners wearing tennis shoes and shirts that read “Breaking Fronteras: Undocu5k” were seen across the Cal State Long Beach campus Nov. 19 at the first ever Undocu5k, an event organized by the CSULB...

Students, faculty protest CSU Board of Trustees

Students, faculty protest CSU Board of Trustees

November 16, 2016

Protesters gathered for the second time this week outside of the Cal State University Office of the Chancellor in downtown Long Beach Wednesday morning to protest a possible CSU systemwide tuition hike. ...

Trump’s proposed immigration policies threaten DREAMers

Trump’s proposed immigration policies threaten DREAMers

November 15, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump’s pledge of mass deportations and changes to the Deferred Action for Children Arrivals  has left hundreds of thousands of undocumented people with an uncertain future in the...

Latino Student Union hosts first undocu5k in the CSU system

Elizabeth Campos, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Events, News

Cal State University Long Beach’s Latino Student Union will host the first “Breaking Fronteras: Undocu5k” to financially aid undocumented students in the California State University system. The event will take place Nov. 19 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. with check-in starting at 7 a.m. outside the Walter Pyramid. The event’s registration began Oct. 10 and will continue to be open until the day of the event. The init...

Japanese fusion coming to Cal State Long Beach

Saul Torres, Staff Writer

November 13, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Long Beach, News

Cal State Long Beach students will no longer see an empty vendor stand in the University Dining Plaza, as Hibachi-San will soon be setting up shop. Although Hibachi-San is planning to open by Nov. 30, Panda Express Area Coach of Operation Vanda Srisaeng-ek said that the opening  might be delayed due to equipment issues. The 49er Shops Director of Marketing and Communication Kierstin Stickney said that CSULB was approached...