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ASI addresses men’s volleyball victory and affordable housing

ASI addresses men’s volleyball victory and affordable housing

May 9, 2018

The men’s volleyball NCAA championship win last week and the first-ever Disney Day were among some of items discussed at the last Associated Students Inc. meeting of the school year. The meeting wa...

ASI Special Elections look to promote gender-inclusive language

Sarah Amaral, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018

Filed under ASI, News, Today

Associated Students Inc. called for a Special Election the week before finals addressing gender neutral pronouns. The resolution aims to amend the ASI Bylaws to fully include inclusive language, according to James Ahumada, ASI senior communications manager. “Gender-inclusive pronouns are used out of respect, and to be inclusive of people’s gender identity,” Ahumada said in an email statement. Student government leaders sent out a...

Long Beach Airport to receive improvements

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

May 9, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

It was yet another light agenda for the Long Beach City Council as Tuesday’s meeting lasted a little over an hour and saw all agenda items approved by present councilmembers. The council, sans district one representative Lena Gonzalez, unanimously voted to grant a contract to Swinerton Builders, a construction company hired to work on improvements for the Long Beach Airport. This work will be second phase of changes to the airp...

Campus members of CSULB celebrate university professors

Campus members of CSULB celebrate university professors

May 8, 2018

Schools from all over the country celebrated teacher contributions in honor of National Teacher Day on Tuesday. The National Education Association called it, “a day for honoring teachers and recognizi...

Disney Day ticket sale disaster

May 7, 2018

Just one day after thousands of students lined up for hours in the hot sun for $10 Disneyland tickets, Associated Students Inc. broke the news that it would not be selling any additional tickets. “...

CSULB welcomes this year’s newest addition of robotics

CSULB welcomes this year’s newest addition of robotics

May 7, 2018

Prosthetics, virtual reality goggles and rehabilitation therapy models were the highlights of this year’s robotics laboratory tour. Cal State Long Beach’s Human Performance and Robotics Laborato...

CSULB history professor awarded $50,400 grant to fund new book

CSULB history professor awarded $50,400 grant to fund new book

Lauren Martinez, Staff Writer

May 6, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Today

Amid the lackluster halls of Cal State Long Beach’s faculty offices, one door stands out, marked with a paper printout of a celebratory tweet from President Jane Close Conoley. The tweet reads, “Gr...

CSULB professor Darith Ung honored at Fourth Annual Teacher Recognition Ceremony

CSULB professor Darith Ung honored at Fourth Annual Teacher Recognition Ceremony

May 5, 2018

As the room buzzed with teachers sharing notes on their material and methods, Darith Ung sat quietly in awe at the mere fact he’d been invited to accept an award. “I feel that there are so many other peopl...