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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...

Vote on CSU tuition increase postponed

Meghan McGillicuddy, Staff Writer

November 9, 2016

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

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate announced that the California State University Board of Trustees will vote on a potential tuition increase in March rather than January. If the CSU Board of Trustees votes to increase tuition, undergraduate students could pay an extra as $270 per semester and graduate students could pay extra as much as $312 per semester. It will affect all campuses in the CSU system starting fall 2017.   ...

Post election results spark protests

Post election results spark protests

November 9, 2016

“He’s not our president!” Hundreds of Cal State Long Beach students, faculty and staff marched from the University Library to the Speakers Platform chanting these words. Tuesday night when D...

Educational Opportunity Program celebrates 50 years

Monica Gallardo, Staff Writer

November 6, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Events, News

Approximately 200 former students of the Educational Opportunity Program reminisced about their academic experience during the program's 50th anniversary celebration Friday morning at The Pointe inside the Walter Pyramid. Invited guests and their families watched as various speakers discussed the beginnings of the EOP and honored Joseph White, founder of the program. EOP provides first-generation college students and...