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Former LBSU head coach Tex Winter dead at 96

Former LBSU head coach Tex Winter dead at 96

Kevin Colindres, Sports Editor

October 10, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Today

Former Long Beach State head basketball coach Fredrick “Tex” Winter died at the age of 96 Wednesday in Manhattan, KS. Winter served as the head coach of the men’s basketball team from the 1978-7...

Negative comments recorded by Facebook live stream during senate meeting break

Negative comments recorded by Facebook live stream during senate meeting break

October 10, 2018

Associated Students Inc. President Genesis Jara spoke to senators about professionalism after negative comments were recorded during a break in last week’s senate meeting. The break was taken to gi...

LBSU engineering student receives $6,000 scholarship

LBSU engineering student receives $6,000 scholarship

Sarah Vehrs, Enterprise Editor

October 10, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Today

When Daria Antonova contemplated what field to go into after high school, she looked up to a cousin who earned her degree in civil engineering. Inspired by this role model in her life, as well as a stron...

Long Beach prepares for busy weekend

Long Beach prepares for busy weekend

October 10, 2018

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team returns home from the Big Island for a two-game homestand. Long Beach hosts a 6 p.m. Thursday matchup against Cal Poly and finishes the weekend 6 p.m. Sunday again...

Dana Fujikuni finds a home at Long Beach State after a difficult freshman season

Dana Fujikuni finds a home at Long Beach State after a difficult freshman season

October 10, 2018

After a season of injuries, coaching staff changes and zero playing time, Dana Fujikuni was cut from the UC Davis women’s soccer team her freshman year. “I had an 8 a.m. meeting where [the head coach] c...

The Women In Film club helps create a space of inclusivity

The Women In Film club helps create a space of inclusivity

October 10, 2018

The scrape of classroom seats, excited chatter and Christina Aguilera’s “Sick of Sittin’” filled the space of the small classroom as the Women In Film club commenced its fifth meeting. In her de...

Merchandise of our favorite fuzzy tails relocate in the bookstore

Merchandise of our favorite fuzzy tails relocate in the bookstore

October 10, 2018

A recent Twitter post from Alex Manfredi, Daily 49er assistant sports editor, caused community-wide speculation over the possibility of a squirrel becoming the new mascot for Long Beach State. “So I ...

Join us for a luncheon celebrating Prospector Pete on the occasion of his retirement

Join us for a luncheon celebrating Prospector Pete on the occasion of his retirement

October 10, 2018

With three words – A New Era – LBSU’s beloved-by-alumni and despised-by-activists mascot Prospector Pete, who would have turned 52 next year, was forced into an early retirement by campus President ...