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CBA building forced to evacuate after electrical issue

CBA building forced to evacuate after electrical issue

September 13, 2018

A fire alarm sounded off in the College of Business Administration building Wednesday around noon, causing  students and faculty in the building to evacuate for nearly two hours. At 1:47 p.m., Be...

Students and faculty remain ambivalent to trust fund allocation by Board of Trustees

Students and faculty remain ambivalent to trust fund allocation by Board of Trustees

September 12, 2018

Despite the continued success of Graduation Initiative 2025, California State University students and faculty were concerned about how funds are being allocated by the Board of Trustees at its meeting this...

A Daily 49er conversation with President Jane Close Conoley

A Daily 49er conversation with President Jane Close Conoley

James Chow, News Editor

September 12, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Today

The Daily 49er sat down with President Jane Close Conoley Wednesday, Sept. 5 to ask her about her ambitions for the new semester and her hopes for the future of the campus. Conoley touched on new housing ...

Justice for Josiah takes to the Board of Trustees with a list of demands

Justice for Josiah takes to the Board of Trustees with a list of demands

September 12, 2018

With only a minute-and-a-half to make her case to the Board of Trustees on the institutional racism she believes is present in the California State University system, Charmaine Lawson found herself speaking f...

LBSU opts to move Prospector Pete statue and get a new mascot

LBSU opts to move Prospector Pete statue and get a new mascot

September 11, 2018

After months of deliberation, the campus community has finally decided to move an iconic statue that students have walked past at Long Beach State for 51 years, in response to a growing argument that Pros...

LBCC Maritime Center for Excellence expands opportunities for students

LBCC Maritime Center for Excellence expands opportunities for students

September 11, 2018

The Port of Long Beach Maritime Center for Excellence at Long Beach City College is just one of many ways the city is promoting careers in trade and handling goods. Programs offered at LBCC and Long Beach ...

Unsolved murder of Humboldt State student inspires university protest

Unsolved murder of Humboldt State student inspires university protest

Brenna Enos, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, News

Over a year has passed since 19-year-old student David Josiah Lawson was murdered, and yet no suspects have been identified. Lawson was a criminal justice major at Humboldt State University and was stabbe...

Vertical planting systems make debut on campus

Vertical planting systems make debut on campus

September 11, 2018

Students walking by The Nugget Pub and Grill this semester may have noticed leafy greens and vegetables sprouting from white, towering pillars. This new installment isn't just for looks, the 20 new hydr...