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From state prison to state university

From state prison to state university

February 4, 2018

Spending any amount of time locked up in prison or jail can lead to trauma and isolation that can be disorientating. Many incarcerated individuals have found it difficult to integrate back into society...

Long Beach City Council moves forward with I-710 project alternative

Long Beach City Council moves forward with I-710 project alternative

Brigid McLaughlin, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2018

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

A I-710 freeway upgrade called Measure 5C promises bike path linkages and a zero and near-zero emission truck program to mitigate pollution caused by port traffic on the Long Beach freeway. The Long ...

Board of Trustees meeting discusses tuition hike for CSU students

Board of Trustees meeting discusses tuition hike for CSU students

February 4, 2018

Trailing the announcement of a potential increase in tuition last November, the Cal State University Board of Trustees met Tuesday to discuss the issue again in more concrete terms. Going into the 2018-2019...

CSULB begins the semester with bi-annual club fair

CSULB begins the semester with bi-annual club fair

January 31, 2018

Students explore the different kind of clubs and organizations during Week of Welcome.

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CSULB program offers free tax assistance to students

CSULB program offers free tax assistance to students

January 30, 2018

To many students, filing income taxes could seem daunting, but luckily the Department of Accountancy is here to help. The annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program began Monday at Cal State Long Beach where 65 student accounting majors volunteered to help fellow students submit their t...

CSULB’s semesterly club fair to welcome students

CSULB’s semesterly club fair to welcome students

January 29, 2018

Rows of colorful tents, free goodies passed from hand to hand and, of course, a large sailboat sitting in the grass in the central quad. These signs can only mean one thing: Week of Welcome is upon us. The...

CSULB hosts eighth annual Leadership Symposium

CSULB hosts eighth annual Leadership Symposium

January 28, 2018

Ever since Jenny Jacobs was a little girl, she knew she wanted to be a teacher. She would even take notes on what her favorite teachers did, so she could utilize those skills one day in her own classroom. When...

“City Rising” draws a local crowd in Long Beach

“City Rising” draws a local crowd in Long Beach

January 26, 2018

  A new documentary criticizing gentrification brought loud cheering from a full audience at Long Beach’s 4th Street Art Theatre Wednesday night. The theatre hosted a screening of “City Rising,...