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A Daily 49er conversation with President Jane Close Conoley

A Daily 49er conversation with President Jane Close Conoley

James Chow, News Editor

September 12, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Today

The Daily 49er sat down with President Jane Close Conoley Wednesday, Sept. 5 to ask her about her ambitions for the new semester and her hopes for the future of the campus. Conoley touched on new housing ...

Housing near Long Beach State is highest in the city

Housing near Long Beach State is highest in the city

September 9, 2018

As Long Beach State welcomes thousands of students back to campus for another year of higher education, students may be looking to live closer to campus. Housing is the most expensive near the univers...

CSULB in discussion to implement affordable housing options

CSULB in discussion to implement affordable housing options

June 2, 2018

Over the next few years, Cal State Long Beach aims to take more homeless students off the streets by implementing affordable housing options both on campus and in the city. The university has ongoing negotiations with...

Local activists begin journey to get rent control on ballots

Local activists begin journey to get rent control on ballots

February 13, 2018

Huddling together under the shade of trees at MacArthur Park, about 80 Long Beach residents gathered Sunday to launch a campaign to bring rent control to the city. The #RentControlNow Coalition, which consist...

Housing Director finds new home at the Beach

Housing Director finds new home at the Beach

November 28, 2017

If new and returning Cal State Long Beach dormers had to learn to adjust to a new home this semester, they weren’t alone. Corry Colonna had a similar experience, moving to the West Coast and into a new a...

New housing plan may alleviate living costs for students

New housing plan may alleviate living costs for students

October 11, 2017

Cal State Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley is on a mission to resolve one of the largest complaints she hears from students: expensive campus housing. It’s no secret that many students live o...

Conquering the fear of the kitchen

Marilyn Ramirez, Opinions Editor

August 29, 2017

Filed under Opinions

Four years ago, I’d just moved into the dorms at Hillside. Besides sharing a bathroom with twenty other girls and not being able to listen to bands I liked without my roommate telling me how poor my taste in music was, there was something glorious that came with dorming: an 18-meal plan. I never had to worry about what I was going to eat after class. Like a well-trained dog, I scurried down to the dining hall three time...

CSULB to build downtown student housing center

CSULB to build downtown student housing center

June 10, 2017

Mayor Robert Garcia announced this week that Cal State Long Beach will expand its classrooms and housing to Downtown Long Beach for a development project being called “student village.” “[The project]...