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A conversation with George H.W. Bush’s former speech writer

A conversation with George H.W. Bush’s former speech writer

December 9, 2018

Craig Smith, a former professor of communication studies at Long Beach State, has had a long, illustrious career crafting and teaching the art of speech. From writing for the late President George H...

LBSU drops its third in a row to San Diego

LBSU drops its third in a row to San Diego

Mark Lindahl, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Today, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The effort was there for Long Beach State Thursday night, but its grit and determination ultimately weren’t enough to secure a win against the University of San Diego. With a clear size advantage for San Diego, i...

Long Beach State snaps four-game losing streak in win over Southern Utah

Long Beach State snaps four-game losing streak in win over Southern Utah

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Sports Editor

December 5, 2018

Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Today

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team got off to one of its slowest starts of the season against Southern Utah Wednesday, but managed to turn things around in the second half and walk away with a 82-71 wi...

Campus Clash racks up a near $20,000 bill

Campus Clash racks up a near $20,000 bill

December 4, 2018

When nonprofit, right-wing organization Turning Point USA brought a flurry of conservative ideas to Long Beach State on Oct. 23, the university prepared itself with K-rail barriers, fencing and 70 police ...

Long Beach faces Southern Utah ready for a win

Long Beach faces Southern Utah ready for a win

December 4, 2018

Despite remaining competitive against teams like Oregon State, USC and University of San Diego, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team is in dire need of a win. Losing streaks are never positive for...

SPECIAL SECTION: The LBSU Shark Lab is more than a one-man show

SPECIAL SECTION: The LBSU Shark Lab is more than a one-man show

December 2, 2018

The name Christopher Lowe, a professor of marine biology at Long Beach State, has become synonymous with the on-campus Shark Lab. For years, Lowe has served as a guiding captain, overseeing the lab’s...

SPECIAL SECTION: Q&A with ASI College of Business Administration Sen. Robert Martinez

SPECIAL SECTION: Q&A with ASI College of Business Administration Sen. Robert Martinez

December 2, 2018

At age 42, Robert Martinez isn’t your average student. When the College of Business Administration Associated Students Inc. Senator isn’t overseeing the business end of his family’s hair salon or...

SPECIAL SECTION: LBSU history lecturers create on-campus video game center for study

SPECIAL SECTION: LBSU history lecturers create on-campus video game center for study

December 2, 2018

From a young age in the late 1970s and early 1980s, Jeffrey Lawler and Sean Smith were immersed in video games. They each sat in front of their scan-lined cathode-ray tube television sets with a wood ven...