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CSU issues statement condemning Trump immigration executive orders

Valerie Osier, News Editor

January 30, 2017

Filed under 2016 Election, CSU, News

In an email to students, faculty and staff, California State University Chancellor Timothy White and the Presidents of CSU campuses stated their opposition to President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigration. “We are deeply troubled by President Trump's recent executive order that stands in stark contrast to the fundamental tenets of the California State University,” the statement said. “We believe in t... Read more »

CSULB media director moves to CSU Chancellor’s office

Valerie Osier, News Editor

January 30, 2017

Filed under Campus, CSU, News

Michael Uhlenkamp has represented Cal State Long Beach hundreds of times with the press during his two-year stint as the Executive Director of Media and Digital News at CSULB. He is now leaving CSULB to represent the California State University system as the Interim Senior Director of Public Affairs at the Chancellor’s office in Long Beach. How did you get started at CSULB? “I was approached by the assistant vice president for legis... Read more »

President Donald Trump’s first week in office leads to various executive actions and memorandums

Sol Mendez, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

Filed under 2016 Election, News

Affordable Care Act repeal The Affordable Care Act , which was put into effect in 2013 and currently cover over 20 million Americans, is now in the early stages of being repealed. The executive order, which was signed on the first day of Trump’s presidency, would allow the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the heads of other departments to “waive, defer, grant exemptions from or delay implementation of any provision... Read more »

‘Despicable’ graffiti inspires social media response

Elizabeth Campos, Assistant News Editor

January 29, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

Amid the political environment of the United States tension has risen in different places, including at the Cal State Long Beach campus. On Jan. 25, a student found controversial graffiti on one of the walls of the first floor men’s bathroom in the Liberal Arts 5 building. The graffiti read “Wetbacks Lives Don’t Matter,” and was shared on social media by Norberto Lopez, a senior Chicano and Latino Studies and ... Read more »

CSULB students and staff talk Trump and ‘moving forward’

Ammi Ruiz, Staff Writer

January 29, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

Organizations on campus held a discussion called “Moving Towards Hope” Thursday with students who feel discouraged by the election of President Donald Trump, who has already signed several controversial executive orders during his first week in office. The event took place just one day after a student’s report that the men’s restroom in the Liberal Arts 5 building had been vandalized with the message: “Wetback lives... Read more »

Thousands protest ‘Muslim ban’ at LAX

Thousands protest ‘Muslim ban’ at LAX

January 29, 2017

Thousands of Angelenos met at the Tom Bradley International Terminal at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday to protest the executive order issued by President Donald Trump that critics are calling ... Read more »

California college tuition could be free again

Micayla Vermeeren, Editor in Chief

January 26, 2017

Filed under CSU, News, Showcase

Free higher education could become a reality for California students, according to a policy paper released Tuesday morning through Reclaim California Higher Education. In order to break the ties between California colleges and privatization, the paper suggests an annual tax of no more than $48 for roughly 50 percent of California families; however, families who fall within higher tax brackets could pay more than $50,000 a year... Read more »

Storms reveal weak spots on campus

Storms reveal weak spots on campus

January 24, 2017

The massive rain storm that hit Southern California on Sunday left the campus of Cal State Long Beach soaked with flooded basements, fields and sidewalks. Director of Facilities Management Tony Malag... Read more »

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