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Letter to the Editor: response to the Long Beach State School of Art Concerned Students of Color and Allies

Letter to the Editor: response to the Long Beach State School of Art Concerned Students of Color and Allies

October 28, 2018

I write this in response to questions directed to me by the [Long Beach State] School of Art Concerned Students of Color and Allies. University Art Museum staff are precluded from comment due to the ongoing...

Why and how to avoid cultural appropriation this Halloween

Why and how to avoid cultural appropriation this Halloween

October 28, 2018

Halloween is my favorite holiday. It’s the one day when we can be anything we want. It allows us to live our wildest fantasies, explore new identities and express ourselves through ridiculous clothe...

Letter to the Editor: A response to the firing of Kimberli Meyer

Letter to the Editor: A response to the firing of Kimberli Meyer

LBSU School of Arts Concerned Students of Color and Allies

October 24, 2018

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions, Today

A Response to the College of the Arts Dean Cyrus Parker-Jeannette, Long Beach State Spokesperson Terri Carbaugh, California State University Employees Union Chapter 315 President Jennifer Moran, and wh...

The removal of remedial classes from the Cal State system is an improvement for students

The removal of remedial classes from the Cal State system is an improvement for students

October 22, 2018

While taking placement exams, I was always afraid of being placed in remedial classes, because for once in my life, I was worried about how the exam would affect my college career. Assembly Bill 705, ...

Motorized scooters, bikes and skateboards make it harder to get to and from classes at Long Beach State

Motorized scooters, bikes and skateboards make it harder to get to and from classes at Long Beach State

Mark Lindahl, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase, Today

Are you tired of having to play real-life game of “Frogger” while making your way around campus throughout the day? Students at Long Beach State are tasked to make a concerted effort to get to clas...

I smell a rant: Who’s to blame for Kanye West’s social media cleanse?

I smell a rant: Who’s to blame for Kanye West’s social media cleanse?

October 16, 2018

For the third time in his career, Kanye West has deleted his official Twitter and Instagram accounts after vocalizing his support for Donald Trump on “Saturday Night Live.” Although his comments didn’t ...

Long Beach State needs to enforce a stricter smoking policy

Long Beach State needs to enforce a stricter smoking policy

October 16, 2018

Let’s just throw it out there, the smell of cigarette smoke is awful and is a nuisance when walking to class or just walking around on campus. In fact, smoking in general is a nasty habit. Long Beach...

UFC is to blame for the beef and brawl of Nurmagomedov and McGregor

UFC is to blame for the beef and brawl of Nurmagomedov and McGregor

October 14, 2018

In the fourth round of his comeback fight at UFC 229, Conor McGregor tapped out against his opponent Khabib Nurmagomedov, giving Nurmagomedov the title of UFC’s undisputed lightweight champion. But his l...