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The university launches two-day Imagine Beach 2030 online event

The university launches two-day Imagine Beach 2030 online event

November 14, 2018

Posts varying from discourse over the introduction of an e-sports association to the appointment of a giraffe as the new mascot with the hashtag #LongBeachLongNecks filled the feed of users engaged with ...

Results are in from this year’s midterm elections

Results are in from this year’s midterm elections

November 7, 2018

All day, results poured in from all over the state for ballots cast in Tuesday’s midterm election. Items on the ballots included 11 statewide propositions and five measures in Long Beach. Only six of the ...

Beach Weekly: Special election podcast

Beach Weekly: Special election podcast

James Chow and Emma DiMaggio

November 7, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, Multimedia, News, Podcasts, Today

Daily 49er News Editor Emma DiMaggio and Assistant News Editor James Chow discuss the results of the 2018 midterm election. State representatives: 1:13 State propositions: 3:48 Local Long Beach measures:...

A guide to the props on the California ballot

A guide to the props on the California ballot

Oscar Carranza, Contributing Writer

November 5, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Showcase

Prop 1 Prop 1’s purpose is to address the housing crisis by investing in existing affordable housing for low-income residents, veterans and farmworkers, among others. The investments will be pai...

Long Beach residents to vote on measures concerning their city

Long Beach residents to vote on measures concerning their city

October 31, 2018

Long Beach residents will vote on five ballot measures that apply to the city in the Nov. 6 statewide general election. Four of these items are on ballots after a city council vote, while the one remaining i...

LBSU Department of Design holds memorial for student killed in hit-and-run on Sunday

LBSU Department of Design holds memorial for student killed in hit-and-run on Sunday

Emma DiMaggio, News Editor

October 31, 2018

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, News, Showcase, Today

Incense smoke drifted in slowly from the corner of the room as students wiped away their tears and placed bouquets of orange flowers next to portraits of a fellow Long Beach State design student who was ki...

ASI Board of Control uses spring semester funds

ASI Board of Control uses spring semester funds

October 31, 2018

The Associated Students Inc. Board of Control was forced to pull funds from the spring semester in order to fulfill an abundance of student requests Tuesday. According to Jesse Luna, the BOC chairman, t...

LBSU design student dies in hit-and-run on Sunday

LBSU design student dies in hit-and-run on Sunday

Emma DiMaggio, City Editor

October 29, 2018

Filed under Crime, Long Beach, News, Showcase, Today

Long Beach State design student Alena Gretencord died in a hit-and-run 1:30 a.m. Sunday. Gretencord was struck by a vehicle after falling into the first lane of eastbound Second Street near Tivoli Dri...