Student with knife no longer CSULB employee

Ariana Sawyer, News Editor

April 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News, Today

  The student who displayed a knife in a sociology class Feb. 25 is no longer employed by Cal State Long Beach police as a Community Service Officer, according to President Jane Close Conoley. “We cannot divulge student conduct disciplinary action because of federal law, but I can share that he is no longer an employee of CSULB,” Conoley said in an email Saturday. The Family Educational Rights and Priva... Read more »

Cal State Long Beach student arrested for having two knives

Cal State Long Beach student arrested for having two knives

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

April 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News, Today

University Police arrested a student March 24 after receiving an anonymous report that the student was in possession of two knives, according to a campus safety notification from Chief of Police Fernando S... Read more »

CFA strike more likely after fact finding report

Greg Diaz, Editor-in-Chief

April 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Events, News, Today

  The prospect of a Cal State Long Beach faculty strike is looking more and more likely after the release of the fact finder’s report on Thursday, which sided with the California Faculty Association’s demand for a 5 percent salary increase. Both the California State University and the CFA seemed to declare victory in separate statements released after a mandatory 10-day period of silence that ended with th... Read more »

Students hold silent protest at police job fair

Students hold silent protest at police job fair

April 3, 2016

As students attended a police job fair, a row of protesters stood in silence with signs that spoke for them. On March 24, Cal State Long Beach held a police job fair in front of the University Student U... Read more »

CALPIRG protests outside Long Beach City Hall to continue plastic bag ban

CALPIRG protests outside Long Beach City Hall to continue plastic bag ban

April 3, 2016

A 30-foot-wide inflatable turtle sat on the lawn outside  Long Beach City Hall to protest against overturning the plastic bag ban March 24. Dressed up in green shirts and holding posters, 20 students li... Read more »

Student arrested for having two knives on campus

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016

Filed under News

University Police arrested a student today after receiving an anonymous report that the student was in possession of two knives, according to a campus safety notification Police Chief Fernando Solorzano. The student, James Edward Deguzman according to the Long Beach Police Department, was said to be seen opening and closing a black knife by a student, making her feel nervous. The 19-year-old then allegedly pulled out ... Read more »

Students reveal ICE deportation, other fears at forum on knife incident

Students reveal ICE deportation, other fears at forum on knife incident

March 24, 2016

  What was initially scheduled to be a 90-minute discussion between students and administration turned into a four and a half hour outpouring of students’ fear, frustration and demands for cha... Read more »

Checkmate for checkpoints

Checkmate for checkpoints

March 23, 2016

Demonstrations where volunteers are stopped, searched and questioned were hosted by the Muslim Student’s Association and Students for Justice in Palestine to simulate the real-life struggles Palesti... Read more »