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WGEC holding panel on sexual consent and assault prevention

Jordan Daniels, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, News, Today

  In light of the recent sexual assault notice sent to California State University, Long Beach’s students, the idea of sexual consent has become a hot topic around the school. As a result of the “Yes Means Yes” law signed by Governor Jerry Brown last year, the Women’s Gender and Equity Center is holding a consent panel on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. in the University Student Union Ballroom. ‘Let’s Talk...

A vigil for the missing

A vigil for the missing

September 30, 2015

Students in white shirts held up 43 red hands for social justice Tuesday night. La Raza Student Association held a “die-in” vigil on the Free Speech lawn at California State University, Long Beach in remembrance of the 43 missing Ayotzinapa students. ...

CSULB clubs go all out for Week of Welcome

Yasmin Cortez, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Opinions

Lively pulsating music filled the air, ASI members ran around frantically, a brigade of food trucks were surrounding the main entrance and free shirts, pens and flyers were being passed out left to right. This could only mean one thing: Week of Welcome. WoW is a huge necessity and a great first impression for incoming freshmen and transfers to find out what the CSULB campus has to offer. Sure, out of the hundreds of...

Smorgasport kicks off fall semester for its 15th year

Smorgasport kicks off fall semester for its 15th year

September 7, 2015

The idea was simple: bring students together at the year’s beginning to show the smorgasbord of sports, games and non-alcoholic fun the campus has to offer – or, more accurately, a Smorgasport. Rita...

GLAFMA exhibits student-artists and holds panel to discuss the Art industry.

GLAFMA exhibits student-artists and holds panel to discuss the Art industry.

August 31, 2015

  From a table at the front of the University Theater, seven artists stared out into a crowd of California State University, Long Beach students on Sunday as they discussed the aims and realities...

CSULB to extend contract with Special Olympics through 2017

CSULB to extend contract with Special Olympics through 2017

June 12, 2015

After a one-year break, the Southern California Special Olympics Summer Games are returning to California State University, Long Beach this weekend. This year’s games will utilize several of the campus’...

Engineering the future

Engineering the future

May 21, 2015

Meaning ‘new life’ in Latin, the LuxNova 3D printer could bring new bone life to animals and eventually humans. Created by a group of California State University, Long Beach engineering students,...

Tour of Long Beach cycles across the city for charity

Tour of Long Beach cycles across the city for charity

May 11, 2015

Childhood cancers make up less than 1 percent of all cancers diagnosed each year, yet over 10,000 children in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer in 2015, according to the American Cancer Society. The...