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City Council continues efforts to reduce homelessness in Long Beach

City Council continues efforts to reduce homelessness in Long Beach

Bryan Aparicio, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News

The City Council discussed a new initiative to tackle homelessness and housing in Long Beach. During the motion, Kelly Colopy, the Long Beach Director of Health and Human Services, presented the Ev...

Preschool teacher arrested near College of Business

Preschool teacher arrested near College of Business

December 11, 2018

A preschool teacher for the Isabel Patterson Child Development Center was apprehended by University Police Saturday after a faculty member called 911 following a complaint of suspicious behavior near the...

A conversation with George H.W. Bush’s former speech writer

A conversation with George H.W. Bush’s former speech writer

December 9, 2018

Craig Smith, a former professor of communication studies at Long Beach State, has had a long, illustrious career crafting and teaching the art of speech. From writing for the late President George H...

Long Beach to move forward with legal defense fund with Vera Institute of Justice

Long Beach to move forward with legal defense fund with Vera Institute of Justice

Bryan Aparicio, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

The Long Beach City Council opted to move forward with a legal defense fund that will establish an agreement between the Safety and Fairness for Everyone Cities Network and the Vera Institute of Justice, a ...

LBSU mourns the death of mathematics professor

LBSU mourns the death of mathematics professor

Kat Schuster, Editor in Chief

November 28, 2018

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, Showcase, Today

This story was updated Nov. 28 at 10:05 p.m. The Nugget Grill and Pub closed early Tuesday after mathematics professor Kent Merryfield lost consciousness and died of cardiac arrest around 2:30 p.m. ...

Professor dies in the Nugget Grill and Pub

Professor dies in the Nugget Grill and Pub

Kat Schuster, Editor in Chief

November 27, 2018

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

Updated: 10:17 p.m. The Nugget Grill and Pub was evacuated and closed after a professor lost consciousness and died in the dining area Tuesday afternoon. Jeff Bliss, executive director of media and digital n...

Freshman physics student dies at hospital late Wednesday night

Freshman physics student dies at hospital late Wednesday night

November 16, 2018

Freshman physics major Eve Khatami died at a hospital 2 a.m. Wednesday night, according to an email sent from the Housing Office at 3:19 p.m. Thursday. Khatami was found in her Los Alamitos Hall d...

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 ...