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Long Beach State’s volleyball coach hit milestone

Long Beach State’s volleyball coach hit milestone

May 13, 2018

It’s a rare feat when an athlete is able to secure a championship as a player and a coach. Long Beach State men’s volleyball head coach Alan Knipe has put himself in an elite group by becoming the ...

Fade In: ‘I Am Not Your Negro’

Fade In: ‘I Am Not Your Negro’

May 10, 2018

“I Am Not Your Negro” can be streamed through Kanopy and Amazon Prime. DVD copies can be found at multiple locations of the Long Beach Public Library.   Condensing over a century of history into 95 minutes...

Should the International Olympic Committee bring esports to the 2024 Paris Olympics?

Should the International Olympic Committee bring esports to the 2024 Paris Olympics?

May 10, 2018

Hundreds of spectators watch a new breed of athletes compete for gold, typing and clicking as their respective countries cheer them on. It’s the latest craze in the professional sports world, and soon may be f...

ASI addresses men’s volleyball victory and affordable housing

ASI addresses men’s volleyball victory and affordable housing

May 9, 2018

The men’s volleyball NCAA championship win last week and the first-ever Disney Day were among some of items discussed at the last Associated Students Inc. meeting of the school year. The meeting wa...

ASI Special Elections look to promote gender-inclusive language

Sarah Amaral, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018

Filed under ASI, News, Today

Associated Students Inc. called for a Special Election the week before finals addressing gender neutral pronouns. The resolution aims to amend the ASI Bylaws to fully include inclusive language, according to James Ahumada, ASI senior communications manager. “Gender-inclusive pronouns are used out of respect, and to be inclusive of people’s gender identity,” Ahumada said in an email statement. Student government leaders sent out a...

Long Beach Airport to receive improvements

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

May 9, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

It was yet another light agenda for the Long Beach City Council as Tuesday’s meeting lasted a little over an hour and saw all agenda items approved by present councilmembers. The council, sans district one representative Lena Gonzalez, unanimously voted to grant a contract to Swinerton Builders, a construction company hired to work on improvements for the Long Beach Airport. This work will be second phase of changes to the airp...

No. 20 Long Beach State softball seeks final series victory against CSUN

No. 20 Long Beach State softball seeks final series victory against CSUN

May 9, 2018

As students prepare for finals, the Long Beach State softball team is gearing up for the last weekend series of the regular season against CSUN beginning Friday. With 40 wins this season, Long Beach State h...

Cardboard boxes turned canvases

Cardboard boxes turned canvases

May 9, 2018

Our minds rarely register the faces of the those responsible for harvesting every apple, bundle of bananas, or basket of berries at the supermarket — but perhaps they should. MFA drawing and pain...