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Long Beach nonprofit to provide household essentials for senior citizens

Sarah Amaral, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018

Filed under Events, Features, News, Today

Walking your local elders down the street isn't the only way you can help them anymore. Heart of Ida, a nonprofit organization in Long Beach, is dedicated to providing everyday necessities to the senior citizen community within the city. Running until March 22, the organization will be collecting wish lists and distributing items to those in need. The nonprofit was created by sisters Dina Berg and Keri Reich after their gr...

Long Beach residents take a stand for their city

Long Beach residents take a stand for their city

March 4, 2018

When Jedi Jimenez approached the podium at the People’s State of the City Thursday, he faced hundreds of Long Beach residents, crammed shoulder to shoulder in the pews of the First Congregational Chu...

Nine CCMA awards for Daily 49er

Nine CCMA awards for Daily 49er

March 4, 2018

Publications Daily 49er and Dig Magazine of Cal State Long Beach took 14 awards home Saturday night from the California College Media Association. The award ceremony took place at the Hyatt Regency in downtown L...

A day of remembrance at CSULB

A day of remembrance at CSULB

March 4, 2018

An event hosted on campus Thursday gave students the opportunity to pay their respects to differently-abled individuals who have died. CSULB Students with Disabilities at Large teamed up with Associated...

The first ever Hospitality Career Expo searches for student candidates

The first ever Hospitality Career Expo searches for student candidates

February 28, 2018

As spring and summer months crawl closer, positions in restaurants and hospitality-related jobs are on the horizon for students at Cal State Long Beach. For the first time in university history, th...

Alumni and CEO Melanie Washington visit campus for ethics workshop

Alumni and CEO Melanie Washington visit campus for ethics workshop

February 27, 2018

    Between a full-time class schedule, work and a social life, students don’t always have the time to reflect on themselves and the world around them — Associated Students Inc. h...

Lynwood High School visits CSULB as part of an education exchange

Lynwood High School visits CSULB as part of an education exchange

February 27, 2018

Ethnic studies students get a dose of college life at campus workshops.

CSULB’s “Giving Day” event to make debut

Grant Hermanns, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018

Filed under Events, News, Today

The spirit of giving has reached Cal State Long Beach as the campus will debut its first-ever Giving Day Thursday, March 15. The fundraiser will be held over the course of 27 hours from midnight eastern time to midnight pacific time, during which students, faculty and off-campus residents are invited to donate monetary contributions to four initiatives: Basic Needs, General Scholarships, Beach Fund and Study Abroad. Kelsey C...