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California Pizza Kitchen sponsors Nohemi Gonzalez Department of Design fundraiser

California Pizza Kitchen sponsors Nohemi Gonzalez Department of Design fundraiser

January 24, 2016

California Pizza Kitchen is sponsoring a fundraiser Monday and Tuesday this week in honor of Nohemi Gonzalez, the Cal State Long Beach student killed in the Paris terrorist attacks Nov. 13, 2015. The m...

A not so merry Black Xmas

Ariana Sawyer, News Editor

January 4, 2016

Filed under Events, News, Today

A Black Lives Matter holiday boycott ended Jan. 3, following a recent uptick in protests.  Black Lives Matter, a political project seeking to revive the black liberation movement, declared Dec. 23 Black Xmas in Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, Washington D.C., Chicago, and the San Francisco Bay Area. In Los Angeles, protesters blocked the southbound 405 freeway, and in San Francisco, they blocked CA-101, delaying access ...

Understanding microaggression in the workplace

Understanding microaggression in the workplace

December 1, 2015

A workshop on how to combat workplace aggression held Monday, taught students how to maintain professionalism while still standing up for themselves. With college students soon entering a long-term professional wor...

Angelenos join 175 countries in Global Climate March

Angelenos join 175 countries in Global Climate March

November 30, 2015

Hundreds of Southern California residents from North Hollywood to Long Beach joined the movement to push for comprehensive global and local legislations to regulate practices affecting the environment...

Relax your mind

Abilene Carrillo, Assistant News Editor

November 19, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, News, Today

The stress of test taking is on every college student’s mind at one point or another. But as finals approach, how you deal with that stress could make all the difference. A seminar on test anxiety encouraged students on Wednesday to take charge of their mind, and allow themselves to think positive thoughts before taking a test. The seminar, called Making College a Breeze: Passing Test with Ease, was presented by Rob Michael Schle...

Gobble, gobble at The Beach Beach

Yasmin Cortez, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

Filed under Events, News, Today

Attention: No turkeys were harmed in the making of the Gobble Games. The Thanksgiving-themed event that Associated Students, Inc. made its annual appearance on the north lawn and brought back familiar stations of games, prizes, do-it-yourself projects, food and a new game called “Can Castles.” Making its debut, Can Castles was a unique way to have clubs and organizations donate for the Interface Center on campus...

Women’s Gender and Equity Center hosts stalking panel

Jordan Daniels, Staff Writer

November 18, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, News, Today

The Women’s Gender and Equity Center is preparing to host their annual panel, “Stalking: Who Is Stalking You?” “We’re hoping that students will be able to recognize predatory behavior and identify precautions for stalking,” said Pam Rayburn, the coordinator for the WGEC. “The take away will also be that students will be able to connect to resources and services on campus if they are a victim of stalking a...

‘Fight for Five’ protest marches on CSU offices during Board of Trustees meeting

‘Fight for Five’ protest marches on CSU offices during Board of Trustees meeting

November 17, 2015

A sea of red overtook the lawn and plaza in front of the California State University Office of the Chancellor Tuesday on Golden Shores in Downtown Long Beach where the California Faculty Association protested f...