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Letter to the Editor: Why a CSULB building should be named in Dr. Joe White’s memory

Letter to the Editor: Why a CSULB building should be named in Dr. Joe White’s memory

May 17, 2018

  On April 16, the ASI Senate passed a resolution 21-0-1, commemorating the career of Dr. Joseph L. White and to support the Dr. Joseph L. White’s Legacy Memorial Project. The project proposes t...

Letter to the Editor: ASI ‘Big Event’ fun for the few who get to attend

Nicolas Olenslager, Business Economics

May 9, 2018

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

On Monday, tickets for the ASI Big Event for 2018 went on sale. The line of students attempting to receive the Disneyland tickets was ridiculous, stretching from the USU almost to the Library. In my four years at Long Beach State I have never seen so many students line up to attend the Big Event and from where I was standing it looked like a massive success. If ASI was trying to rally students, they killed it, but afte...

ASI addresses men’s volleyball victory and affordable housing

ASI addresses men’s volleyball victory and affordable housing

May 9, 2018

The men’s volleyball NCAA championship win last week and the first-ever Disney Day were among some of items discussed at the last Associated Students Inc. meeting of the school year. The meeting wa...

ASI Special Elections look to promote gender-inclusive language

Sarah Amaral, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018

Filed under ASI, News, Today

Associated Students Inc. called for a Special Election the week before finals addressing gender neutral pronouns. The resolution aims to amend the ASI Bylaws to fully include inclusive language, according to James Ahumada, ASI senior communications manager. “Gender-inclusive pronouns are used out of respect, and to be inclusive of people’s gender identity,” Ahumada said in an email statement. Student government leaders sent out a...

Disney Day ticket sale disaster

May 7, 2018

Just one day after thousands of students lined up for hours in the hot sun for $10 Disneyland tickets, Associated Students Inc. broke the news that it would not be selling any additional tickets. “...

Long Beach to see first Disney Day

Long Beach to see first Disney Day

May 6, 2018

Students can ditch glow sticks and dancing shoes for Mickey Mouse ears and Dole Whip in the first ever Long Beach State ASI Disney Day in place of the annual spring time concerts. The announcement ...

Environmental students unite to stop resolution

Environmental students unite to stop resolution

May 2, 2018

The gallery was packed with environmental students at this week’s Associated Students Inc. meeting as the senate discussed their new resolution to remove the commissioner for environmental justice. ...

CSULB’s ‘condition for tuition’ pays off

CSULB’s ‘condition for tuition’ pays off

April 25, 2018

Josh Arizmendi was stunned to learn Wednesday that his fall semester tuition would be covered, thanks to the annual Owen’s Condition for Tuition hosted by the Student Recreation and Wellness Center. “I feel awesome, I fe...