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CFA strike more likely after fact finding report

Greg Diaz, Editor-in-Chief

April 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Events, News, Today

  The prospect of a Cal State Long Beach faculty strike is looking more and more likely after the release of the fact finder’s report on Thursday, which sided with the California Faculty Association’s demand for a 5 percent salary increase. Both the California State University and the CFA seemed to declare victory in separate statements released after a mandatory 10-day period of silence that ended with th...

Students hold silent protest at police job fair

Students hold silent protest at police job fair

April 3, 2016

As students attended a police job fair, a row of protesters stood in silence with signs that spoke for them. On March 24, Cal State Long Beach held a police job fair in front of the University Student U...

Students reveal ICE deportation, other fears at forum on knife incident

Students reveal ICE deportation, other fears at forum on knife incident

March 24, 2016

  What was initially scheduled to be a 90-minute discussion between students and administration turned into a four and a half hour outpouring of students’ fear, frustration and demands for cha...

Student-led forum to address campus safety

Miranda Andrade-Ceja, Arts & Life Editor

March 22, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Events, News, Today

Student leaders from cultural and political organizations are organizing an open forum between students, faculty and administration regarding campus safety concerns. The forum will take place Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the USU ballrooms and will go on until 6:30 p.m. This forum will be the second attempt at creating an open dialogue between the campus community and Cal State Long Beach administration — but this time aroun...

Raising CPR awareness at CSULB

Natalie Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 22, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, Events, News, Today

Every year, Kappa Beta organizes a free event to help raise CPR awareness for students at Cal State Long Beach. This year, the fraternity certified nearly 100 students with the help of Associated Students, Inc. and the American Heart Association.   On March 12, the Kappa Beta chapter of Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity Inc.  held its 10th annual free certification event to CSULB students. Diego Cabrera, s...

Fight for Five expects traffic

Fight for Five expects traffic

March 21, 2016

In the event that the “Fight for Five” strike occurs, it may be difficult to get on campus. While picket lines will be stationed at every entrance, the California Faculty Association said those strik...

Student government candidates focus on transparency in debate

Student government candidates focus on transparency in debate

March 17, 2016

Associated Students, Inc. executive candidates called for an increase in administrative transparency and promised to facilitate student safety during the ASI debate at the speakers platform today at noon...

Student with knife is ‘mixed-race’

Ariana Sawyer, News Editor

March 16, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Events, News, Today

The 20-year-old male student who displayed a knife in a sociology class Feb. 25 comes from a “mixed-race family,” contrary to posts on social media up to this point that stated he was white. The race of the individual became an issue both on social media and in the administration-led student forum, but could not be revealed without the student’s permission. “ … One parent is African American and the other i...