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Faculty members learn how to help students that are ‘in the shadows’

Faculty members learn how to help students that are ‘in the shadows’

Tiffany Rider, Managing Editor

March 17, 2009

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In the 1980s, Lee Brown and other San Diego State University faculty members became furious when they were instructed by the government to identify and report any undocumented immigrants on their campus.Twenty years lat...

CSULB podcasts available with iTunes U

CSULB podcasts available with iTunes U

March 17, 2009

People all over the world will soon be able to learn through Cal State Long Beach for free as part of iTunes U."ITunes U is a collection of podcasts that are affiliated with the university," said Leslie Ke...

Garden-goers find new Koi

Garden-goers find new Koi

Antoinette Luzano, Staff Writer

March 17, 2009

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The Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden at Cal State Long Beach has seen no loss in visitors and finances since replacing its entire koi collection that was killed in January.The garden's 300 koi fish, ...

NSF recognizes CSULB with continuous funding

NSF recognizes CSULB with continuous funding

Sofie Kinnefors, Staff Writer

March 16, 2009

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Two Cal State Long Beach assistant professors recently received CAREER Research awards from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for their on-campus research.The award grants them a total of more than...

Author discusses recent shift in electoral map

Author discusses recent shift in electoral map

March 16, 2009

Acclaimed and controversial theorist of Southern California social dynamics, Mike Davis, spoke about recent shifts in the electoral map in front of a full audience in Lecture Hall 150 on Monday.The au...

Art knows no age

Art knows no age

March 16, 2009

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Cal State Long Beach will host its fourth annual art show at the design gallery this week.Students and staff members were encouraged to submit up to three pi...

Latina conference creates ‘powerful message’

Karla Sosa, Staff Writer

March 15, 2009

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The 8th annual Latina Connection Conference will be held on Wednesday to help unify the Latina community at Cal State Long Beach.Rosa Moreno-Alcaraz, a psychologist at CSULB Counseling and Psychological Services, Rosa Carrillo, a CSULB volunteer, and a few Latina students started the conference in fall 2001."One of the main purposes for this conference is for Latina students to know that they are important in this campus,"...

Military families ask ‘how many more?’

Military families ask ‘how many more?’

Megan Clancy, Staff Writer

March 15, 2009

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To show the true cost of the Iraq War -- in which more than 4,000 lives have been lost -- local members of two anti-war organizations paid tribute to soldiers by holding a funeral procession and ceremony on...