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Beach Bites app coming soon to CSULB

Beach Bites app coming soon to CSULB

Daniela Alvarez, Staff Writer

November 6, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, CSU, News

Students will soon be able to access free meals on campus while also helping Cal State Long Beach eliminate food waste. Beach Bites will be the newest mobile food app available to CSULB, geared especial...

ASI takes action against possible tuition hike

Meghan McGillicuddy, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, CSU, News

During its meeting last night, the Associated Students, Inc. Senate announced representatives will be at several events gathering feedback from students in regards to a potential tuition increase. All 23 Cal State University campuses could see an increase as early as next year. Although the exact amount is not yet known, graduate students could pay as much as an additional $312 per semester and ungraduate students cou...

ASI joins Students for Quality Education in protest of proposed tuition increase

Meghan McGillicuddy, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016

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

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate passed a resolution to protest a possible California State University systemwide tuition hike at its meeting Wednesday night. The decision to raise tuition will be determined by a vote during the CSU Board of Trustees meeting Nov.15-16. In the meantime, ASI is encouraging students to protest the proposed hike on social media using the hashtag #DearBOT. #DearBOT is a part of a ...

CSULB Lobby Corps discusses tuition, involvement

Saul Torres, Staff Writer

October 23, 2016

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

Lobby Corps discussed the possibilities of a Cal State University systemwide tuition increase during its meeting Thursday night. As a sub-committee of the Associated Students Inc. Senate, Lobby Corps works to make students’ voices heard in all levels of government, while encouraging students to engage in civic responsibilities such as voting. The group is also responsible for coordinating legislative lobby visits with district...

Cal State University system proposes first tuition increase in five years

Cal State University system proposes first tuition increase in five years

Miranda Andrade-Ceja, Managing Editor

October 23, 2016

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

News of a potential Cal State University tuition increase broke on Facebook after California State Student Association advocacy officer Sarah Bentley posted a status detailing the proposed cost hike on Thurs...

Associated Students Inc. to fight possible tuition hike

Meghan McGillicuddy, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, CSU, News

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate denounced the idea of an increase in tuition for Cal State Long Beach during its meeting last night. ASI Vice President Logan Vournas announced there could be a tuition increase for the 2017-2018 academic year for all 23 colleges in the California State University System. The exact amount of the increase is not yet known although the amount will not exceed $270 for undergraduate students an...

Cal State University system proposes first tuition increase in five years

Miranda Andrade-Ceja, Managing Editor

October 19, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, News

News of a potential Cal State University tuition increase broke on Facebook after California State Student Association advocacy officer Sarah Bentley posted a status detailing the proposed cost hike. CSSA is a student-advocacy organization that lobbies in Sacramento each year for the CSU system. There is an optional payment of a $2 CSSA fee on MyCSULB. The increase would be implemented for the 2017-2018 school year. With th...

The Cal State University system talks budget and graduation

Selena Gonzalez, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016

Filed under CSU, News

The Cal State University system held a live student media web conference Friday morning in order to give an update on several topics concerning the student body. The main topics discussed by the panelists were the CSU budget, student leadership and academics. The panel of presenters featured Ryan Storm, CSU assistant vice chancellor for budget; Rob Shorette, California State Association executive director; James T. Minor, CS...