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CSULB students network with Fortune 500 companies

Natalee Coloman, Staff Writers

October 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News

With internship opportunities in mind and a well-written resume in hand, approximately 200 Cal State Long Beach business students will attend the sold out 45th annual Meet the Industries Expo — creating networking relationships for potential careers. The event will take place from 8  - 10:30 a.m. Thursday at The Pointe inside the Walter Pyramid. Attendees paid a $7 fee, and registered online to secure their spot. The Co...

Highs and lows

Roberto Herrera and Daniela Alvarez, Staff Writers

October 10, 2016

Filed under 2016 Election, Campus, Events, News

Over 200 attendees filled the Beach Auditorium in the University Student Union as a three-person panel tackled the controversial topic of legalizing recreational marijuana Monday evening. The panel, titled “The Pot Perplex: Would Legal Marijuana Be Good or Bad for Southern California,” was hosted by Cal State Long Beach, the Southern California News Group, and the Long Beach Press-Telegram. It included an uneven...

Preserving Peggy’s memory

Nataly Naranjo, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Long Beach, News

Cal State Long Beach students and faculty will have the opportunity to honor late physical therapy professor Peggy Moyer with sweat, tears and music by participating in a 5K run on Oct. 22. Moyer, a CSULB professor in the physical therapy department for 31 years, died in August of this year after an almost 10-year battle with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a type of cancer that attacks the body’s immune system. Organized b...

Marathoners jet through Long Beach

Marathoners jet through Long Beach

October 9, 2016

The world was quiet at 5:30 a.m. with the typically empty streets of Long Beach filled with sleepy athletes jogging back and forth in the middle of of Ocean Blvd. in efforts to get pumped up for the Lo...

Puff puff pass?

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

October 5, 2016

Filed under 2016 Election, Campus, Events, Long Beach, News

The stakes have never been higher for the conversation regarding legalized marijuana. Cal State Long Beach will be hosting a community forum Monday night to discuss the pros and cons of passing Proposition 64, known as the Adult Use of Marijuana Act . If passed, Proposition 64 would legalize the possession and recreational use of marijuana for people ages 21-years or older in California. According to Ballotpedia, in passing the proposi...

CSULB to host Coffee with a Cop

Meghan McGillicuddy and Daniela Alvarez, Staff Writers

October 5, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Events, Long Beach, News

Students can enjoy a cup of coffee with members of the Cal State Long Beach University Police Department Friday morning at Coffee with a Cop. The event, which will take place at the Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf in the University Student Union, is part of National Community Policing Week, which was enacted last month by President Obama. According to the Department of Justice’s website, National Community Policing Week is pa...

Send Silence Packing creates dialogue on suicide awareness

Send Silence Packing creates dialogue on suicide awareness

October 3, 2016

Students stood beside 1,100 backpacks displayed on the Speaker’s Platform lawn Monday afternoon to read the stories of college students who committed suicide. Send Silence Packing was created by Active ...

Makin’ it grain in Long Beach

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, News Editor

October 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Long Beach, News, Showcase

Long Beach beer enthusiasts will have the chance to indulge in dozens of tastings right here at the Beach on Oct. 15. Sponsored by the 49er Shops in support of CSULB’s Hospitality Management program, the Long Beach Craft Beer Festival will be taking over the Jack Rose Track and Field Stadium from 2 - 5 p.m. The event will feature over 50 local and corporate breweries, a variety of food trucks and games such as giant...