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Students rally online against CSULB’s 2018 commencement changes

Students rally online against CSULB’s 2018 commencement changes

February 8, 2018

Two days following the news that Cal State Long Beach’s commencement would be moving from the Central Quad to George Allen Field and go without live music due to budget cuts, over a thousand students had alrea...

Can you beat the heat?

Can you beat the heat?

October 23, 2017

Students scurried from the parking lots to their classrooms this week, shielding themselves with hats and “sunbrellas” from torrid triple digit weather. As Cal State Long Beach experienced a ...

CSULB plans to reduce water waste

CSULB plans to reduce water waste

September 20, 2017

The state may be out of a drought, but Cal State Long Beach is still making an effort to conserve water by implementing a Water Action Plan to help achieve the California State University statewide goal...

New bill demands helmets for all California cyclists

New bill demands helmets for all California cyclists

February 25, 2015

Casual beach cyclists, people who ride to the grocery store and alternative commuters who bike long distances could soon be charged with a criminal offense for biking without a helmet. Should Senate...

California underfunds schools for facilitation of high prison incarceration

California underfunds schools for facilitation of high prison incarceration

February 24, 2015

California’s capital interest in the prison system is growing at the expense of higher education. The state is bankrolling the prison industry and packing the wrong institutions to the brim. Even...

Give the homeless homes – If Utah can do it, why not California?

Ruben Diaz, Contributing Writer

February 3, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinions

Utah is making homeowners of the homeless. According to a comprehensive report about homelessness by the state of Utah, 2005 marked the first year of a ten-year program to end homelessness by giving homeless people homes. The report also states that since then, there has been a 72 percent decline of chronic homelessness in Utah and “chronic homelessness among veterans has reached an effective zero.” On the Daily...