media:scape tables in library optimize group work

media:scape tables in library optimize group work

Madison D’Ornellas, Assistant News Editor
January 27, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Newly implemented media:scape tables, which connect laptops to LG TV screens, can enable more collaborative learning on the fifth floor of the library. According to Steelcase, media:scape’s manufacturing company, media:scape “merges furniture and technology to help teams quickly and easily share... Read more »

CSULB student radio station KBeach won a Golden Mike Award on Saturday.

Amy Patton, News Editor
January 26, 2015
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KBeach, the student radio station at California State University, Long Beach, won the Golden Mike for best individual writing in radio at the 65th Annual Golden Mike Awards Ceremony on Saturday. Jeff Kaufman, the producer and anchor for Hi-Definition at KBeach, won the award for his piece, "15 Seconds... Read more »

Traffic jam

Traffic jam

Amy Patton, News Editor
January 26, 2015
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On Monday, cars were trying to squeeze past the construction zone in front of the nursing building clogged University Dr. on campus. Starting Monday night, the construction will last until Tuesday afternoon. Eric Stiers, California State University, Long Beach campus inspector said the construction... Read more »

Grow Beach! update

Grow Beach! update

Amy Patton, News Editor
January 26, 2015
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Officially opened for the spring 2015 semester, the Grow Beach! Community Garden located off of Atherton St. and Earl Warren Drive, lacks equipment for potential gardeners. The application to rent a plot officially closed on Dec. 19, according to the Beach Synch website. The application on the website... Read more »

CSULB Liberal Arts buildings take some getting used to

CSULB Liberal Arts buildings take some getting used to

Amy Patton, News Editor
January 22, 2015
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Faculty and students have mixed reviews about the new classrooms in the recently renovated Liberal Arts buildings. “When I was in LA1 last semester, we didn't pay attention in there, it was either too hot or too cold, Monsrrat Oidor, a pre-studio art freshman, said. “The atmosphere was suffocating.” Oidor... Read more »

CSULB President and student promote education for Cambodian community

CSULB President and student promote education for Cambodian community

January 21, 2015
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California State University, Long Beach senior kinesiology student of Cambodian descent, Ryan Ly went to Sacramento on Tuesday to dispel stereotypes among the Cambodian community and promote college attendance in the Cambodian community. “I want to inspire and encourage many people and also help... Read more »

Man suspected of trespassing on campus

Man suspected of trespassing on campus

Amy Patton, News Editor
January 20, 2015
Filed under Crime, News, Showcase

On Tuesday evening a man was escorted from the library for trespassing, according to Corporal Vergel Munoz from the university police department. Munoz said the man was roaming the campus near the Liberal Arts 1 building and the library. Munoz said the man is not a student and has been banned from the... Read more »

Renovations of Liberal Arts buildings complete

Renovations of Liberal Arts buildings complete

Madison D'Ornellas, Contributing Writer
January 19, 2015
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With giant scissors in hand, University President Jane Close-Conoley cut the ribbon in the courtyard of the newly renovated Liberal Arts buildings on Thursday, officially re-opening them to the campus. The recently completed construction marks the first major renovation to the LA buildings since they... Read more »