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CSULB Green Generation Mixer draws hundreds

CSULB Green Generation Mixer draws hundreds

April 20, 2018

In an evening filled with dancing, beer and go-green enthusiasm, hundreds of Long Beach community and campus members gathered Thursday evening to celebrate Earth Week at Cal State Long Beach. The se...

CSULB hosts Danny Trejo and Scott Budnick to talk about incarceration

CSULB hosts Danny Trejo and Scott Budnick to talk about incarceration

Wayne Camp, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018

Filed under Events, News, Today

Before actor Danny Trejo was “Machete,” he was a foreman who spent the better part of a decade in and out of jail. On April 23, he and two other keynote speakers will tell the stories of their l...

Old alma mater dead in the water

Old alma mater dead in the water

April 18, 2018

There are few things more rewarding than having your own words and music forever tied to your school’s history — actually, there are about 5,000 things. Two students have been chosen as the winners...

Eco-friendly students of CSULB bring awareness to their peers

Eco-friendly students of CSULB bring awareness to their peers

April 18, 2018

The Southwest Terrace became a sea of green as students created their own succulent pots, flower crowns and containers of compost at the Eco Crafts Fair. Cal State Long Beach hosted the fair in cele...

CSULB Student Health Services hosts cannabis informational

CSULB Student Health Services hosts cannabis informational

April 18, 2018

All perspectives on the longstanding cannabis debate converged Wednesday as experts and advocates came together to discuss the green debacle. The event took place in Room 303 of the University Student Union...

Complete Guide for first Big West Tournament

Zackery Handy, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018

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

The Big West men’s volleyball programs have been competing in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation since 1992. But the Big West Conference did not recognize volleyball as a conference sport until May 31 2016, when Big West commissioner Dennis Farrell announced that men’s volleyball would become the 18th sponsored sport starting in the 2018 season. The inaugural Big West season has been highlighted by Long Beach Stat...

CSULB hosts ‘Take Back the Night’

CSULB hosts ‘Take Back the Night’

April 18, 2018

A small but mighty congregation commanded the attention of the campus Wednesday with loud chants and neon signs as they marched across campus to Take Back the Night. The international event has been fighting fo...

Long Beach City Council approves styrofoam ban from restaurants

Long Beach City Council approves styrofoam ban from restaurants

Grant Hermanns, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

After months of deliberation on how to combat pollution, the Long Beach City Council voted Tuesday to approve an ordinance banning the use of polystyrene in food packaging. The ordinance, which targets single-use cont...