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Executive ASI debate to showcase candidate platforms

Executive ASI debate to showcase candidate platforms

Ariana Sawyer and Lindsay Peters

March 16, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, Events, News, Today

Some 32 assorted cupcakes lay frosted and sprinkled on the table as a few students asked some Associated Students, Inc. representatives just what they would have to do to get one.   On Tuesday and W...

Anti-abortion advocates spark heated debate at GAP display

Anti-abortion advocates spark heated debate at GAP display

March 16, 2016

Peaceful conversation exploded into confrontation at the site of the Genocide Awareness Project Tuesday afternoon. Once every spring the Catholic Newman Club at Cal State Long Beach invite the Center for...

Design workshop to be named Nohemi Gonzalez

Design workshop to be named Nohemi Gonzalez

March 16, 2016

The Cal State Long Beach design department will keep the spirit of Nohemi Gonzalez alive with major plans to refurbish a workshop after receiving a generous donation of $10,000 for the Nohemi Gonzalez...

Student with knife revealed to be community service officer

Student with knife revealed to be community service officer

March 10, 2016

Update: March 11, 7:42 p.m. The student who displayed a short knife in a sociology class on race, class and gender did so while his group was standing to give a presentation to the rest of the cla...

Long Beach Target aims to customize convenience

Long Beach Target aims to customize convenience

March 9, 2016

A “flex format” Target will host its grand opening Sunday at its location in the Bixby Village Plaza shopping center and officially opened Wednesday. Target spokesperson Kristy Welker said “fl...

Catholic faith leads blind student

Catholic faith leads blind student

March 9, 2016

Standing at about 5 feet 5 inches – 5 feet 7 inches if he were to stand up straight – Jose Espinoza is about 284 pounds and completely blind. He acknowledges his bad posture with a slight shrug of ...

Catholic Newman Club prepares for anti-abortion display with ‘boot camp’

Amanda Mayberry, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News, Today

The Catholic Newman Club prepared themselves with a “boot camp” on Monday evening for next week’s Genocide Awareness Project, where anti-abortion groups will equate abortion to genocide while other groups hold a counter-protest nearby. Also known as Beach Newman, the club will host its annual GAP demonstration along with the help of the Center for Bio-Ethical Reform next week. CBR is an anti-abortion group advoca...

WomenShelter of Long Beach holds housewarming event

WomenShelter of Long Beach holds housewarming event

Abdiel Bustillo, Staff Writer

March 6, 2016

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

WomenShelter of Long Beach stressed the grave importance and need for the center’s education and outreach program at a housewarming party to commemorate their move to Bixby Knolls Friday. Since 1977, WSLB...