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A less than convenient fee

A less than convenient fee

May 2, 2018

Of all the unnecessary charges I’ve incurred during my time at Cal State Long Beach, none have compared to one I paid last semester during the application process for graduation. It was then that my...

Religious groups on campus concerned for Cal State Long Beach students’ souls

Religious groups on campus concerned for Cal State Long Beach students’ souls

February 25, 2018

I have a secret, one I’ve been struggling to keep due to fear of backlash, but feel must be said regardless of how it is received. I absolutely despise being approached by religious recruiters on camp...

Pick a name — any name

Pick a name — any name

February 22, 2018

Walking into the University Bookstore, one may expect to find a simple, school spirited garment. Instead they find a head-splitting multitude of clashing logos, mascots, school names and designs. Looki...

Letter to the Editor: Academic Senate and Commencement

Norbert Schürer

February 18, 2018

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Dear Daily 49er Editorial Board, Thank you for your excellent coverage of the ongoing controversy regarding the changes to  our CSULB commencement ceremonies. As chair of the Academic Senate, I am writing to let you know something you probably already realize: As you felt “a lack of communication between the administration and student body” in this instance, we felt a parallel lack of communication between administr...

Higher education comes at too high a cost for many lower class Americans, and it’s only getting worse

Higher education comes at too high a cost for many lower class Americans, and it’s only getting worse

February 18, 2018

Growing up underprivileged in today’s society is hard — just ask any of the 12.7 percent of individuals that live below the poverty line in America as of 2017. But what’s even more taxing and seemingly ...

BeachBoard’s new look fails to improve on its flaws

BeachBoard’s new look fails to improve on its flaws

January 31, 2018

After Cal State Long Beach announced in October of last year that officials would be revamping BeachBoard, students were expecting much more than they received. BeachBoard has been the website students hav...

BeachBoard’s new look is a success

BeachBoard’s new look is a success

January 31, 2018

Ever since the new BeachBoard design came out, I’ve been keeping a shameful secret around the newsroom: I love the update. I like the brighter colors, the modern bubbly shapes of the classes and I lov...

University Police Department show off new bomb-sniffing dog

University Police Department show off new bomb-sniffing dog

September 12, 2017

Avery, Cal State Long Beach’s bomb-sniffing dog, took some time off to introduce herself to some of the students she looks after. At around 1:30 p.m., University Police pulled up near the courtyard...