Daily 49er

8 past grads share their secrets to success

James Chow, News Editor

May 19, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Today

Every year, after the confetti has been swept, the caps have been thrown and the bleachers are packed away, graduates are ready to take a leap into the job hunt. For some, attaining a job in their desired fields after college takes a lot of time. For others, it’s a short journey to employment. We asked a few Cal State Long Beach alumni to share their experiences and advice on how to get a job and keep it.   ...

CSULB doubles down on students doing ‘more in four’

CSULB doubles down on students doing ‘more in four’

May 19, 2018

Cal State Long Beach is climbing the ladder to elite school status as timely graduation rates continue to rise. But some students argue they actually suffer from the fast-paced movement in-and-out of college....

Long Beach City Council approves pilot program to equip more police with body cameras

Long Beach City Council approves pilot program to equip more police with body cameras

Grant Hermanns, General Assignment Editor

May 19, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

Following the original pilot program in November 2016, the Long Beach City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to begin a second program to equip Long Beach Police Department officers with body cameras. ...

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...

The BeachSync platform is rarely used by clubs at CSULB

The BeachSync platform is rarely used by clubs at CSULB

May 13, 2018

Despite Cal State Long Beach’s efforts to introduce the community management system BeachSync to every incoming student since 2011, the site seems to be a virtual ghost town. BeachSync is a local version of OrgSync,...

Petition to submit Jeannine Pearce awaits signature confirmation by city clerk

Petition to submit Jeannine Pearce awaits signature confirmation by city clerk

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

May 13, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

Long Beach residents in the 2nd District may vote for a new city council representative sooner than expected if the city clerk’s office verifies that the petition to recall Jeannine Pearce received enough...

Former foster youth students share their stories

Former foster youth students share their stories

May 13, 2018

Lauren-Michelle Hardge has lived the last several years of her young adulthood in what she calls "survival mode."   Hardge, 25, grew up in Inglewood and was put into the foster system at 6 years old...

Oh, the places you’ll go post-grad

Oh, the places you’ll go post-grad

May 9, 2018

While the line to pick up caps and gowns snaked through the Cal State Long Beach Bookstore, fear of life post-graduation began to sink in for me. “Holy hell, is this really happening?” was a thought for...