CSULB weighs in on net neutrality

Josie Mandala, Contributing Writer
March 3, 2015
Filed under Diversions

Internet growth and innovation has flourished since the ‘90s because of its accessibility factor; anyone can go online and research, blog or download content. Luckily, for those with online lives, The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to side with net neutrality, requiring Internet... Read more »

CSULB prepares for FAR-SITED: Creating and Conserving Art in Public Places

CSULB prepares for FAR-SITED: Creating and Conserving Art in Public Places

Branden Raulston, Contributing Writer
March 3, 2015
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The lucky sculpture on CSULB’s upper campus that has been isolated by chain-linked fencing for the past few weeks is getting a makeover from the Getty Conservation Institute. The institute is restoring the sculpture known as “Duet” by Robert Murray, which was originally crafted in 1965... Read more »

Pumi K. Phipathanananth, Contributing Writer
March 3, 2015
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A lady with a volunteer tag comments on the realism of the wooden crossbow, then reassures that the TNT beside it is fake. She then introduces the three Muppets in the corner, posed in mid-harmony and shows intricate thespian costumes fit for any Shakespearian stage. Then with a broad smile she asks... Read more »

CSULB weighs in on net neutrality

Josie Mandala, Contributing Writer
March 3, 2015
Filed under Diversions

Internet growth and innovation has flourished since the ‘90s because of its accessibility factor; anyone can go online and research, blog or download content. Luckily, for those with online lives, The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to side with net neutrality, requiring Internet... Read more »

CSULB’s Chicano Latino Studies Student Association channels the ‘40s

CSULB’s Chicano Latino Studies Student Association channels the ‘40s

Amanda Mercado, contributing writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Diversions, Showcase

Two volunteers stepped forward from the crowd, and the man with the microphone handed them an elongated black, zip-closed bag with clothes inside. They fumbled to unzip it and took turns pulling out the bag’s contents one by one to dress the naked mannequin: a hat, a dress shirt, suspenders, wide-legged... Read more »

Bollywood branches out at CSULB

Bollywood branches out at CSULB

Alexandra Huynh, contributing writer
February 26, 2015
Filed under Diversions, Showcase

Combine the urban flow of a pulsating hip-hop track, the sharp rhythm of classical Indian folk styles and the intricate allure of middle-eastern belly dancing –the results are an infectious fusion known as Bollywood dance. Members of the Indian Student Association... Read more »

Subtract on the Pier brings house music to Belmont Shore

Alex Berman, Contributing Writer
February 25, 2015
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Modern-day flappers wearing yoga pants and feathers jived alongside their neon-laced male counterparts on the dance floor; but just as important as the thudding house music was the sense of an underground community. Pulsing bass and soothing, ambient melodies shook the end of Belmont Pier on Sunday... Read more »

CSULB Senior Solo Show exhibit captures moments of moments

CSULB Senior Solo Show exhibit captures moments of moments

Amanda Mercado, Contributing Writer
February 24, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Diversions, Showcase

A petite woman walked through the Dennis W. Dutzi Gallery and all of a sudden came to a stop. Her brunette hair shifted to the side as she observed a photo of a couple looking at art. “I like how the figures are interacting,” Juliette Angulo, a 5th year photography major at California... Read more »