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First debate tackles economy, race relations

First debate tackles economy, race relations

September 26, 2016

Students flooded the Nugget Pub and Grill Monday night to watch the first of the three presidential debates leading up to November’s election. While students ate and drank, they kept their eyes fixed...

In November, Long Beach Transit will introduce seven new electric buses to Passport Route

In November, Long Beach Transit will introduce seven new electric buses to Passport Route

September 26, 2016

After a week delay, Long Beach Transit unveiled its new zero emissions battery-powered electric buses Monday at a press conference in downtown Long Beach. The $11 million project, which consists of 1...

Long Beach renters protest ‘slumlord’ millionaires

Long Beach renters protest ‘slumlord’ millionaires

September 25, 2016

A small but solid group of protesters walked the narrow sidewalks of residential downtown Long Beach on Thursday at 3 p.m., holding self-made signs that read: “No more slumlords” and “Long Beach...

CSULB partners with local Native American tribes to rebury indigenous remains

CSULB partners with local Native American tribes to rebury indigenous remains

September 25, 2016

While students searched for parking and raced to class Thursday morning, flowers and shells covered the earth and ancestral songs filled the air near Lot 20 as Cal State Long Beach celebrated the reburial...

First amendment panel at CSULB

Jason Enns, Arts & Life Editor

September 21, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Long Beach, News

A panel discussion on protected speech in an election cycle invited Cal State Long Beach student-journalists, news directors and topic specialists to offer insight on today’s media issues. Union Weekly Editor-in-Chief Alex Ramos, Kbeach Radio’s News and Sports Director Rebecca Perez and Daily 49er Editor-in-Chief Micayla Vermeeren joined the discussion yesterday in the University Student Union Auditorium at 4:30 p.m. The...

The Body Positive teaches The Beach self love

The Body Positive teaches The Beach self love

Nubia Valdez, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016

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

Every seat in the Anatol Center was filled with Cal State Long Beach students, faculty and community members during part one of The Body Positive presentation. This dialogue kicked off body positivity mont...

Ethnic studies faculty dialogue inspires NWC cancellation

Miranda Andrade-Ceja, Managing Editor

September 20, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Long Beach, News

The provocatively titled play “N*gger, W*tback, Ch*nk” will not live to see a second year at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center after being cancelled by Cal State Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley due to negative feedback from ethnic studies faculty. Subsequently, the executive director of the arts center, Michele Roberge, resigned while citing protest of censorship. After reports of the cancellation flooded so...

CSULB’s Japanese Garden celebrates its 35th anniversary Friday night

CSULB’s Japanese Garden celebrates its 35th anniversary Friday night

September 18, 2016

Red tables surrounded the pond at the Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden Friday night as members of the Friends of the Japanese Garden celebrated the garden’s 35th anniversary.  A string quart...