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Constitution Day comes to Cal State Long Beach

Constitution Day comes to Cal State Long Beach

September 14, 2016

Every seat was filled at Wednesday’s 2016 Constitution Day Panel, with students eager to learn about serious First Amendment issues regarding the future of our country. The panel, held in Psychology...

Cal State Long Beach Police reform protest opens dialogue among students

Roberto Herrera, Assistant Social Media Editor

September 12, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News

Students, protestors and criminal justice professionals gathered in front of the Cal State Long Beach free speech area to discuss police reform and the steps students can take to create a better dialogue between minority groups and law enforcement.   The protest was the result of a student-driven petition regarding police brutality, racial profiling and police reform that was ignored multiple times by the White House. ...

Salud a la Vida hosts sexual health workshop at Cal State Long Beach

Elizabeth Ortiz, Staff Writer

September 12, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News

Salud a la Vida, the group responsible for the condom dispensers in bathrooms at Cal State Long Beach, hosted part one of a two-part health education workshop series for students Monday night at the social science and public affairs building.. As part of Latinx Heritage month, the Salud a La Vida workshop series is geared toward those in the Latinx community, although all are welcomed to attend. Luis Angel Cendejas, a g...

Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library opens its doors to the public

Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library opens its doors to the public

September 11, 2016

After decades of planning, a new branch of the Long Beach Public Library opened in north Long Beach on Saturday. The Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library’s grand opening was attended by Mayor Robert...

Cal State Long Beach hosts September 11 Remembrance Day

Cal State Long Beach hosts September 11 Remembrance Day

September 11, 2016

On Sept. 11, 2001, 2,977 innocent people died in the largest terrorist attack on U.S soil; fifteen years later, Cal State Long Beach students, faculty, and staff gathered to honor the lives lost in the ...

Cal State Long Beach Carpenter Center closes curtains on NWC

Cal State Long Beach Carpenter Center closes curtains on NWC

September 7, 2016

The controversial play “N*gger, W*tback, Ch*nk,” will no longer be playing at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center after President Jane Close Conoley said the university would not support it as a part ...

CSULB’s College of Engineering welcomes incoming engineers

Roberto Herrera, Staff Writer

September 7, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News

Engineering students were greeted with puppies, sandwiches and candy at Cal State Long Beach's Engineering Welcome Day Wednesday. The afternoon event was held on the Outpost Lawn, next to the Vivian Engineering Center. “Our mission today is to inform students of the different resources they have,” said Teresa Rebolledo, a freshman majoring in civil engineering who was working at the College of Engineering tent. The College of Engineering hosted the event to give stud...

How a prisoner became an activist

Amber Costa, Staff Writer

September 7, 2016

Filed under Events, Features, Long Beach, News

Follow the journey of one man’s from criminal to community organizer at The Art Theatre.