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Long Beach hosts Conference Tournament, faces previous host Pepperdine

Long Beach hosts Conference Tournament, faces previous host Pepperdine

November 14, 2018

Long Beach State (11-11, 3-2) heads into the Golden Coast Conference tournament Friday as the No. 3 seed out of five teams. Due to the tragic wildfires in Ventura county, No. 2 Pepperdine will no longer...

Spriggs grows into natural leadership role

Spriggs grows into natural leadership role

Samantha Diaz, Managing Editor

November 14, 2018

Filed under Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

“You don’t stop playing until the whistle blows,” senior outside hitter Tyler Spriggs told her teammates from the sidelines in a tough game against Hawai’i Nov. 3. Leading has always been ...

Issues of safety for minority students addressed at Board of Trustees meeting

Issues of safety for minority students addressed at Board of Trustees meeting

November 14, 2018

Audience members and the Board of Trustees fell silent during a public comments period Wednesday as Anthony Lawson played a clip of his brother deliver a speech about what it means to be a man. “A m...

Senate continues debate over transparency for events deemed controversial

Senate continues debate over transparency for events deemed controversial

November 14, 2018

The debate regarding Resolution #2019-06, “In Support for Increased Transparency,” made its way back to the Associated Students Inc. Senate floor Wednesday evening. The writers of the resoluti...

Protesters defend ethnic and gender studies during Board of Trustees meeting

Protesters defend ethnic and gender studies during Board of Trustees meeting

November 13, 2018

Correction: Executive Order 1110 and 1100R will not eliminate the need for students to take courses in Ethnic Studies.  A circle of concerned students and professors from Long Beach State and Califor...

Simon and Garfunkel [Revisited] transports audiences back to iconic 1981 concert

Simon and Garfunkel [Revisited] transports audiences back to iconic 1981 concert

November 13, 2018

Those who may have missed Simon & Garfunkel’s iconic 1981 reunion concert at Central Park will have the opportunity to be taken back to the historic performance next Sunday. Recording artists Lee Lessa...

Three takeaways from Long Beach at Arizona State

Three takeaways from Long Beach at Arizona State

Kevin Colindres, Sports Editor

November 13, 2018

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

  The 383 mile trek from the Walter Pyramid to Wells Fargo Arena ended in a 90-58 rout of the Long Beach State men’s basketball team. Arizona State put on a clinic against the 49ers; here are thr...

Voting is important, but it won’t solve all our problems

Voting is important, but it won’t solve all our problems

November 13, 2018

Every election season there seems to be a message around every corner, from celebrities on social media to the local canvasser knocking on your door, urging you to vote, telling you it’s the only way...