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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...

Tijuana border closes after migrant demonstrations

Tijuana border closes after migrant demonstrations

Emma DiMaggio, News Editor

November 25, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Today

SAN YSIDRO — Cars inched forward toward the 805 North Freeway at the San Ysidro border after its six-hour closure Sunday. The San Ysidro port of entry, which sits between San Diego and Tijuana, wa...

LBSU loses accomplished professor

LBSU loses accomplished professor

November 25, 2018

Faculty learned over Thanksgiving break that linguistics professor Alexandra “Misty” Jaffe died in her home Tuesday. Jaffe, who was in her 50s, started her career at Long Beach State in 2001 and...

LBSU ceramics alumnus debuts newest exhibition

LBSU ceramics alumnus debuts newest exhibition

November 25, 2018

Nestled on a vast nine-acre property, Matt Wedel works from a studio where he creates immaculate and colorful sculptures, largely reminiscent of the agricultural plains of Ohio.   Although Wedel c...

Ron Freeman’s game-winning layup puts Long Beach State over Iona

Ron Freeman’s game-winning layup puts Long Beach State over Iona

November 19, 2018

LAS VEGAS — Redshirt junior guard Ron Freeman channeled his inner mamba mentality and put in a leaning layup as the clock expired and the Long Beach State men’s basketball team upset the Iona Gaels in th...

Freshman physics student dies at hospital late Wednesday night

Freshman physics student dies at hospital late Wednesday night

November 16, 2018

Freshman physics major Eve Khatami died at a hospital 2 a.m. Wednesday night, according to an email sent from the Housing Office at 3:19 p.m. Thursday. Khatami was found in her Los Alamitos Hall d...