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WomenShelter of Long Beach holds housewarming event

WomenShelter of Long Beach holds housewarming event

Abdiel Bustillo, Staff Writer

March 6, 2016

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

WomenShelter of Long Beach stressed the grave importance and need for the center’s education and outreach program at a housewarming party to commemorate their move to Bixby Knolls Friday. Since 1977, WSLB...

Students invited to open forum after knife pulled in class

Students invited to open forum after knife pulled in class

March 3, 2016

Article was updated at 6:07 p.m on March 6. Vice President of Student Affairs Carmen Taylor invited Cal State Long Beach students in an email Friday to an open forum Thursday to discuss campus safety ...

CFA addresses campus concerns

CFA addresses campus concerns

March 2, 2016

The California Faculty Association held an open forum on the Cal State Long Beach campus today addressing strike logistics and faculty and student concerns regarding the potential “Fight for Five” strike set to ...

LBPD drops sexual assault investigation, CSULB looks into ‘unsafe conditions’

LBPD drops sexual assault investigation, CSULB looks into ‘unsafe conditions’

Valerie Osier, Ariana Sawyer, and Collin James

March 2, 2016

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

The Long Beach Police Department said Tuesday that it has dropped the investigation of a sexual assault that was initially reported to have taken place at the Kappa Sigma house during a Valentine’s Da...

CFA: What to expect if CSULB professors strike

CFA: What to expect if CSULB professors strike

Taryn Sauer, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016

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

In the event of the looming California Faculty Association strike, Cal State Long Beach says the campus will operate as usual; the CFA says the campus will be completely vacant; students say they still...

Long Beach People’s State of the City Address draws hundreds

Long Beach People’s State of the City Address draws hundreds

February 28, 2016

Long Beach’s fifth annual People’s State of the City Address reminded residents that community health is a major issue in a city where “your ZIP code determines how long you live,” according to ...

Students sign to legalize marijuana

Students sign to legalize marijuana

February 24, 2016

Keenan Jackson has collected over 400 signatures in favor of legalizing marijuana from Cal State Long Beach students in a span of four days. The petition signatures are for a ballot measure to decriminaliz...

CSULB relies on Kappa Sigma nationals to conduct sexual assault investigation

Valerie Osier, Assistant News Editor

February 24, 2016

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

Cal State Long Beach officials are “yielding” to Kappa Sigma’s national organization’s investigation into a reported sexual assault at the Kappa Sigma fraternity house, director of Student Life and Development Brett Waterfield said. The decision not to conduct an independent investigation came when Kappa Sigma nationals contacted Waterfield shortly after local news reported on the sexual assault investigation ...