Daily 49er

Commencement Conundrum: Lack of communication leaves students confused

Commencement Conundrum: Lack of communication leaves students confused

February 11, 2018

Less than four months away from 2018 graduation, thousands of Cal State Long Beach seniors were shocked to have the rug pulled out from under them after learning that live music would be cut from the cer...

Did Justin Timberlake go wrong with his Prince tribute at the Super Bowl?

Did Justin Timberlake go wrong with his Prince tribute at the Super Bowl?

February 7, 2018

The Super Bowl halftime show is often more talked about than the game itself, whether it be a controversy as scandalous as a wardrobe malfunction, or a powerful performance given by an acclaimed artist. J...

Love them or hate them, we cannot ignore the faults of our heroes

Love them or hate them, we cannot ignore the faults of our heroes

February 6, 2018

Disclaimer: This is a rebuttal to the article "We can still enjoy entertainment, even as we condemn the creators" Sometimes, our heroes fall from grace. After all, they are only mortal. So we choose to...

We can still enjoy entertainment, even as we condemn the creators

We can still enjoy entertainment, even as we condemn the creators

February 4, 2018

The entertainment  world has been rocked for the past couple of years as revelations of sexual misconduct and harassment have come out regarding some of the most popular celebrities in popular media. ...

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...

Democrats fall back on traditional candidates after State of the Union

Democrats fall back on traditional candidates after State of the Union

January 30, 2018

After President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address, the Democratic Party had an opportunity to respond with someone who the party felt could motivate voters. Instead, it chose to rely on the past and on...

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...