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The annual Great L.A. River Clean Up returns for Earth Month

Sarah Vehrs, Assistant News Editor

April 12, 2018

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

The concrete walls that protect Los Angeles county from massive flooding will receive its 29th annual “great river cleanup” by restorative organization, Friends of the L.A. River. The United States’ largest urban river cleanup project will occur on the last three Saturdays of Earth Month at nine locations from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers will be offered refreshments, snacks and sunblock at the sites along the 51-m...

Students learn defense in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness month

Students learn defense in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness month

April 11, 2018

Cal State Long Beach housing residents bowed and saluted one another as they began a game of capture the flag that was meant to teach them a life lesson. In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, ...

Student Health Services hosts a ‘benefits of yoga’ class

Student Health Services hosts a ‘benefits of yoga’ class

April 11, 2018

Students gathered in room 303 of the University Student Union Wednesday afternoon to attend a Wellness Wednesday workshop aimed at informing students of the benefits of yoga and meditation. The event,...

The Clothesline Project opens dialogue about assault at CSULB

The Clothesline Project opens dialogue about assault at CSULB

April 11, 2018

Bright shirts pinned to clotheslines billowed in the wind, catching the eyes of students passing by the Friendship Walk at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The vibrant colors created a juxtaposition with the severi...

Long Beach city council members elected to second terms

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

April 10, 2018

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

Most of Long Beach’s leaders for the next four years were chosen Tuesday as polling places closed at 8 p.m. The final results for the primary nominating election were posted online by the office of the city clerk at 12:56 a.m. Wednesday, after ballots from all polling places were counted. Two of the incumbents will have to run in the general municipal election on June 5.  The primary nominating elections for the cit...

Live Your Life Day provides CSULB students a chance to relax

Live Your Life Day provides CSULB students a chance to relax

April 10, 2018

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for people between the ages of 18 to 24, according to Cal State Long Beach’s Counseling and Psychological Services. That’s why dozens of booths filled the Spe...

College of Education urges students to become teachers

College of Education urges students to become teachers

April 10, 2018

On the second day of Education Week at Cal State Long Beach, the College of Education hosted several informational booths in the central quad where they showcased opportunities in teaching. High school teaching jobs are expec...

Long Beach Formula Drift draws thousands

Long Beach Formula Drift draws thousands

April 9, 2018

Thousands of fans from all around the world poured into the stands of the Long Beach racetrack Saturday to watch professional drivers slide loud and powerful custom cars around the track, kicking off the 15th ...