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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...

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...