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Panties, Pageantry and Philanthropy

Panties, Pageantry and Philanthropy

March 5, 2014

Men wearing women’s underwear and hip thrusting in tight ‘80s aerobic wear, while fanatic girls cheer uncontrollably in the audience. Sean Zent, a senior communications major, vividly remembers...

Spring Diversions at the Beach

Sean Mosley and Danielle Carson, Staff Writers

January 20, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Events

Cal State Long Beach has no shortage of entertaining events scheduled throughout the Spring 2014 semester. Whether you like music, art or theatre, students at CSULB will have a large selection of activities to choose from. The first few weeks alone have enough variety to entice the most hard-to-please students. Last semester, the Carpenter Performing Arts Center launched Arts for Life, a comprehensive education program...

Getting out and giving back: A holiday special section

Daily 49er Staff

December 10, 2013

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Showcase

Ice Santa Monica by Kelsey DeMeire, Staff Writer Among the hustle and bustle of the busy city of Los Angeles lies a hidden holiday gem, outdoor ice skating beneath the city lights. Ice skating is the perfect outing to experience with cherished friends, a significant other or the entire family. ICE Santa Monica brings the holiday feeling one would expect from New York City’s Central Park to Southern California. I...

A taste of Japanese culture

A taste of Japanese culture

December 8, 2013

LA EigaFest brought Japanese cinema to Los Angeles at its third annual event at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood this weekend. The Japan Film Society put together the three day film festival, which...

Faculty to discuss the grotesque

Faculty to discuss the grotesque

December 4, 2013

The University Art Museum is hosting an exhibit inspired by the works of Gabe Bartalos with a cross-disciplinary panel discussion on the role of grotesque in contemporary culture. The exhibit will consist...

Giving thanks back

Giving thanks back

Sean Mosley, Staff Writer

November 24, 2013

Filed under Arts & Life, Events

While the holidays are filled with good food and lots of gifts, the soup kitchens and charities are full of people yearning to share happiness with those less fortunate than themselves. Leef, Inc.,...

Edgar Wright discusses “Cornetto Trilogy” in Hollywood

Edgar Wright discusses “Cornetto Trilogy” in Hollywood

November 17, 2013

Fans of director Edgar Wright’s “Cornetto Trilogy” packed into the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood on Saturday to hear him speak about the inspirations behind each film. Popularly called the “Three...

Remembering Morrison

Remembering Morrison

November 11, 2013

Fans of all ages huddled around the stage, singing along to covers of one of the most enduring American rock bands in history: The Doors. In celebration of the 70th anniversary of Morrison’s birthday,...