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LBSU campus shuttles are useful, but problematic

LBSU campus shuttles are useful, but problematic

September 4, 2018

You look at the clock on the wall, notice class is almost over and decide to check where the next shuttle is to get a ride to your car. The Long Beach State app shows that the nearest shuttle is only ...

BeachBoard’s new look fails to improve on its flaws

BeachBoard’s new look fails to improve on its flaws

January 31, 2018

After Cal State Long Beach announced in October of last year that officials would be revamping BeachBoard, students were expecting much more than they received. BeachBoard has been the website students hav...

BeachBoard’s new look is a success

BeachBoard’s new look is a success

January 31, 2018

Ever since the new BeachBoard design came out, I’ve been keeping a shameful secret around the newsroom: I love the update. I like the brighter colors, the modern bubbly shapes of the classes and I lov...

Esports are coming for your balls

Esports are coming for your balls

January 30, 2018

Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals set viewership records for the league, with 31 million people tuning in to watch LeBron James’ Cleveland Cavaliers take on Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors. It was the most-watched series in almost 20 years, but...

What we should take away from Charlottesville

What we should take away from Charlottesville

August 20, 2017

When the news of Heather Heyer’s death hit my newsfeed, all I could do was sigh. It was only a matter of time before someone died at one of these “alt-right,” rallies, and I knew they weren’t going...

Paying attention to your needs is a good thing after all.

Paying attention to your needs is a good thing after all.

August 20, 2017

Studious overachievers like myself are probably taking the week or months before classes at CSULB to prepare. This might include buying more notebooks and pens than necessary, having all of their textbooks m...

The plight of an overseas flight

The plight of an overseas flight

April 26, 2017

Cal State Long Beach has an international student body nearly a thousand strong, giving the campus a breadth of diversity, but studying abroad puts international students under pressure. Some of the str...

Long Beach Grand Prix: for the locals

Long Beach Grand Prix: for the locals

April 4, 2017

Roaring engines, screaming crowds, jam-packed traffic and blocked off boulevards — these are the perks of living or working within a two mile radius of the annual Toyota Grand Prix event in downtown Lo...