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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. ...

Are we able to say, ‘Thank U, Next’ right after a breakup?

Are we able to say, ‘Thank U, Next’ right after a breakup?

November 27, 2018

As a hopeless romantic, I’ve had quite a few bumpy relationships and moving on quickly after each partner is normal for me. The speed with which I’d start dating someone else was faster than Speedy Gon...

Long Beach looks to battle against second straight Pac-12 opponent

Long Beach looks to battle against second straight Pac-12 opponent

November 27, 2018

After a close 75-72 loss to Oregon State Sunday at the Walter Pyramid, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team will face another Pac-12 team Wednesday as it travels for an 8 p.m. matchup at USC. The 49e...

Fujikuni and Gonzales named United Soccer Coaches All-West Region First Team

Fujikuni and Gonzales named United Soccer Coaches All-West Region First Team

Kevin Colindres, Sports Editor

November 27, 2018

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

Long Beach State women’s soccer seniors Ashley Gonzales and Dana Fujikuni were selected for the United Soccer Coaches All-West Region First Team. Fujikuni had a very successful season earning Big West Mid...

La Raza hosts migrant advocacy group

La Raza hosts migrant advocacy group

November 27, 2018

La Raza Student Association members and students supporting migration rights met Tuesday in the La Raza Center to listen to speakers from Thoughty Organizer, a movement advocating immigrant rights in the United States. Speakers Nancy Meza a...

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...

Inmates unfairly paid $2 an hour while fighting California fires

Inmates unfairly paid $2 an hour while fighting California fires

November 26, 2018

Statewide catastrophes often wind up revealing severe flaws within a state’s economic system. California’s wildfires which blazed through more than 200,000 acres, all through the Sierra Nevada footh...

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...