Peace Corps to promote world peace and friendship on campus

Pumi Phipathanananth, Contributing Writer
September 4, 2014
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The Peace Corps will present the importance of public service and the difference students can make on a global scale to students who are interested in volunteering internationally. The event will take place for an hour at the University Student Union in the Beach Auditorium this Friday at 11 a.m.... Read more »

USU fee campaign to launch in October

Crystal Niebla, News Editor
September 4, 2014
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Associated Students Inc. plans to launch an official campaign that would promote a referendum, which would include a $165 semester fee and a $124 summer fee for renovations in the University Student Union if passed. “It Starts With You” will launch in October and will inform the student body of... Read more »

UAM to reopen with its doors with German photojournalist display

Seth Rockenmachur, Contributing Writer
September 4, 2014
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The University Art Museum will reopen its doors on Saturday with two new exhibits after a summer of renovations and changes to the art display in the museum. The UAM has partnered with the Goethe-Institut and Institute for Foreign Relations to present “Barbara Klemm: Light and Dark,” a collection... Read more »

Week of Welcome well underway

Week of Welcome well underway

Rudy Cardoso-Peraza, Contributing Writer
September 3, 2014
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Clear skies, friendly faces and free goodies welcomed students at the Central Quad at Cal State Long Beach on Wednesday. Associated Students Inc. kicked off the semester with the “Week of Welcome,” which is a biannual event held every second week of the fall and spring semesters.  The event offers... Read more »

CSULB students struggle to find on-campus parking

CSULB students struggle to find on-campus parking

Zachary Weber, Contributing Writer
September 3, 2014
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Cal State Long Beach students are choosing alternatives to commuting to campus in order to avoid paying for parking passes. Some students are living on campus rather than commuting because of the difficulty of trying to find parking. Art major Jenny Dixon, 18, said she would rather walk to campus... Read more »

CSULB students help build new cockpit design

Ruben Diaz, Staff Writer
September 3, 2014
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A group of Cal State Long Beach students are trying to create a new cockpit design for planes — a collaboration of the American global aerospace and defense technology company Northrop Grumman and the College of Engineering. CSULB’s College of Engineering Dean Forouzan Golshani said he is leading... Read more »

Affirmative sex consent bill passes State Senate

Crystal Niebla, News Editor
September 3, 2014
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Cal State Long Beach and other California colleges are moving one step closer to requiring students to say “yes” before sex. “Affirmative consent” Senate Bill 967 passed the State Senate on Thursday and would require campuses to install a new consent standard for dealing with sexual assault... Read more »

Two undocumented CSULB seniors win scholarship

Kelsey Cruz, Contributing Writer
September 1, 2014
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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto recognized Cal State Long Beach seniors Ana Roman and Jaime Jorge for receiving the Institute of Mexicans Abroad scholarship in an event held in Los Angeles on Monday, Aug. 25 at the Biltmore Hotel. Nieto was accompanied by Gov. Jerry Brown, L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti,... Read more »