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La Raza Student Association commemorates the disappearance of 43 Ayotzinapa students

La Raza Student Association commemorates the disappearance of 43 Ayotzinapa students

September 26, 2018

The names of 43 missing students projected through a megaphone, their faces prominently printed in black and white on posters that sprawled across the University Bookstore Lawn. The La Raza Student As...

Dean of the Arts holds Q&A session to address concerns on the sudden dismissal of UAM director

Dean of the Arts holds Q&A session to address concerns on the sudden dismissal of UAM director

September 26, 2018

Students and faculty were left with more questions than answers after a public forum to address “American MONUMENT,” and the firing of University Art Museum Director Kimberli Meyer provided no new ...

A musical celebration of life: Carolyn Bremer honored at memorial service

A musical celebration of life: Carolyn Bremer honored at memorial service

September 23, 2018

Audience members fought back tears as both alumni and students filled the stage and lined the aisles of the Carpenter Performing Arts Center auditorium to sing a final goodbye for Carolyn Bremer. The Bob ...

Bob Cole Conservatory of Music to host Carolyn Bremer memorial

Bob Cole Conservatory of Music to host Carolyn Bremer memorial

September 19, 2018

A memorial will be held Friday to commemorate Carolyn Bremer, the former associate director of the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music, who died Sunday, Sept. 2. The event, meant to celebrate her life, will...

Lauren Woods halts art installation in response to the termination of UAM Director Kimberli Meyer

Lauren Woods halts art installation in response to the termination of UAM Director Kimberli Meyer

September 19, 2018

In response to the sudden termination of Long Beach State University Art Museum Director Kimberli Meyer on Sept. 11, artist Lauren Woods said she will “pause” her project on police brutality, “America...

La Raza Student Association to host ‘The Missing 43’  movie screening Wednesday

La Raza Student Association to host ‘The Missing 43’ movie screening Wednesday

September 18, 2018

Four years ago, 43 teaching students from the Mexican town of Ayotzinapa were on their way to a protest in Mexico City Sept. 26 when their bus was intercepted by police. They were taken away and were n...

Alamitos Beach embraces its first Coastal Cleanup Day

Alamitos Beach embraces its first Coastal Cleanup Day

September 17, 2018

The sound of plastic rustling and the ocean swaying filled the ears of volunteers Saturday morning as they swept up the Alamitos Beach seaside in the naked heat for the Long Beach Environmental Allian...

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla partners with Long Beach State in Ballot Bowl

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla partners with Long Beach State in Ballot Bowl

September 16, 2018

Only 18 percent of American college students voted in the 2014 midterm election, according to statistics compiled by Institute for Democracy & Higher Education. To bolster voter turnout, California Secretary ...