Daily 49er

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...

CSULB partners with local Native American tribes to rebury indigenous remains

CSULB partners with local Native American tribes to rebury indigenous remains

September 25, 2016

While students searched for parking and raced to class Thursday morning, flowers and shells covered the earth and ancestral songs filled the air near Lot 20 as Cal State Long Beach celebrated the reburial...

Going global

Going global

September 21, 2016

Representatives from various study, intern and volunteer teaching abroad programs visited Cal State Long Beach yesterday to inform interested students of the different global options available to them. The...

CSU and CSULB push for increased four-year graduation rates

Caitlyn Mendoza, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, News

Graduating from college in the span of four years is a dream in 2016 — especially since almost 60 percent of students who enter college to pursue a bachelor’s degree graduate in six years, according to the Department of Education. The California State University system, along with Gov. Jerry Brown, is pushing to increase the four-year graduation rate at all CSUs. At Cal State Long Beach’s annual convocation addr...

Cal State Long Beach hosts September 11 Remembrance Day

Cal State Long Beach hosts September 11 Remembrance Day

September 11, 2016

On Sept. 11, 2001, 2,977 innocent people died in the largest terrorist attack on U.S soil; fifteen years later, Cal State Long Beach students, faculty, and staff gathered to honor the lives lost in the ...

Heating and cooling upgrades will soon keep Cal State Long Beach comfortable

Heating and cooling upgrades will soon keep Cal State Long Beach comfortable

Daniela Alvarez, Staff Writer

September 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, News, Uncategorized

Behind the dirt, loud drilling and obstructed routes from construction fences near Brotman Hall and the University Student Union, there are plans to continue making Cal State Long Beach a more sustain...