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Paws at the Beach brings therapy dogs to the library

December 12, 2018

The Students of COMM 337 in collaboration with Seal Beach Animal Care Center and Bark Therapy Dogs allowed students to decompress with the use of therapy dogs.

Preschool teacher arrested near College of Business

Preschool teacher arrested near College of Business

December 11, 2018

A preschool teacher for the Isabel Patterson Child Development Center was apprehended by University Police Saturday after a faculty member called 911 following a complaint of suspicious behavior near the...

A conversation with George H.W. Bush’s former speech writer

December 10, 2018

Following the death of George H.W. Bush on Nov. 30, the Daily 49er sat down with Craig Smith, former speech writer for the late president and emeritus professor of Communication Studies at Long Beach State.

Long Beach State’s College of Education receives grants totaling $2.5 million

Long Beach State’s College of Education receives grants totaling $2.5 million

Ryan Leuteritz and Sahara Barba, Staff Writers

December 9, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

For decades, the U.S. public school system has seen declining numbers in special education teachers, but the university has just received money to help alleviate this problem. This semester, Long Beach S...

Beach Weekly: Episode 7

Beach Weekly: Episode 7

James Chow and Carlos Villicana

December 7, 2018

Filed under Multimedia, News, Podcasts, Today

In this week's podcast, Assistant News Editor James Chow interviews Special Projects Editor Carlos Villicana about the eight-story special issue on Long Beach State's colleges. Villicana gives a sneak...

Student Spotlight: Shark Lab

December 6, 2018

The on-campus Shark Lab has been recognized worldwide for its research on "the physiological and behavioral ecology of marine animals." Directed by Christopher Lowe, professor of marine biology, the lab...

Long Beach to move forward with legal defense fund with Vera Institute of Justice

Long Beach to move forward with legal defense fund with Vera Institute of Justice

Bryan Aparicio, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

The Long Beach City Council opted to move forward with a legal defense fund that will establish an agreement between the Safety and Fairness for Everyone Cities Network and the Vera Institute of Justice, a ...

Sustainable course evaluation proposal approved for third reading

Sustainable course evaluation proposal approved for third reading

December 5, 2018

Associated Students Inc. Senate approved a resolution to create online teacher evaluations Wednesday. Author Sen. Robert Martinez elaborated on the updates made for resolution #2019-7, stressing again...