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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...

SPECIAL SECTION: Students and faculty endure aging FA-4 building

SPECIAL SECTION: Students and faculty endure aging FA-4 building

December 2, 2018

Jeff Atherton, a foundation art professor, can recall two semesters ago when a dead mouse fell from the ceiling of his color theory class in Fine Arts 4 room 222. “I think that the mouse had eaten some of ...

Beach Weekly: Episode 6

Beach Weekly: Episode 6

Hannah Getahun and James Chow

November 30, 2018

Filed under Multimedia, News, Podcasts, Showcase

Assistant News Editors Hannah Getahun and James Chow discuss this past week's notable news topics: LBSU mourns the death of two professors, the San Ysidro border closure and a flooded animation lab. 0:38...

Long Beach falls to USC without Deishuan Booker

Long Beach falls to USC without Deishuan Booker

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Sports Editor

November 28, 2018

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

Prior to tip-off Wednesday night at USC, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team received good news: USC’s star freshman Kevin Porter Jr. would sit out due to a nagging quad injury. Moments...

LBSU mourns the death of mathematics professor

LBSU mourns the death of mathematics professor

Kat Schuster, Editor in Chief

November 28, 2018

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, Showcase, Today

This story was updated Nov. 28 at 10:05 p.m. The Nugget Grill and Pub closed early Tuesday after mathematics professor Kent Merryfield lost consciousness and died of cardiac arrest around 2:30 p.m. ...

Professor dies in the Nugget Grill and Pub

Professor dies in the Nugget Grill and Pub

Kat Schuster, Editor in Chief

November 27, 2018

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News, Showcase, Today

Updated: 10:17 p.m. The Nugget Grill and Pub was evacuated and closed after a professor lost consciousness and died in the dining area Tuesday afternoon. Jeff Bliss, executive director of media and digital n...

ASI Beach Pantry relies on continued support, seasonal donations not enough

ASI Beach Pantry relies on continued support, seasonal donations not enough

November 26, 2018

Shelves were filled to the edge with canned goods and snacks after the holiday break, but the Associated Students Inc. Beach Pantry isn’t always so bountiful. Although the ASI Beach Pantry has received a...