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Beach Hillel talks heritage with CSULB

Beach Hillel talks heritage with CSULB

November 16, 2017

Strings of photographs lined the trees outside the University Student Union Wednesday as members of Beach Hillel, the center for Jewish students, showcased their annual voyage to Israel and the occupied Wes...

Zionists threaten any hope of ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Zionists threaten any hope of ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict

October 15, 2017

On May 10 this year, the Associated Student Inc. senate passed a resolution to divest ASI funds from companies profiting off the Israeli occupation of Palestine. Many of my friends who worked on the Di...

CSULB professors question academic freedom

CSULB professors question academic freedom

Valerie Osier, News Editor

May 10, 2017

Filed under ASI, Campus, Features, News

Some professors fear a “chilling effect” on free speech and academic freedom after President Jane Close Conoley made a statement to the campus opposing the Associated Students, Inc. resolution to divest...

Divestment resolution engages campus support and distress

Valerie Osier, New Editor

May 9, 2017

Filed under ASI, Campus, News, Showcase

The Senate chambers were filled with people sitting on the floor, crowding in the foyer and outside to show their support or opposition of a resolution at the most recent Associated Students, Inc. Senate meeting. This resolution to divest from Israel has left the Cal State Long Beach campus divided and in passionate debate for the past several weeks. The resolution, titled “Socially Responsible Investing: Companies Compla...

CSULB campus remains divided over divestment

CSULB campus remains divided over divestment

May 3, 2017

In an emotional vote that drew gleeful cheers and heavy weeping, the Associated Students, Inc. Senate passed for its second reading a divestment resolution from companies they say are complicit in Palestini...

Student protesters demand that CSULB divest

Student protesters demand that CSULB divest

May 2, 2017

Students gathered by the Prospector Pete statue on a hot Tuesday afternoon to debate and discuss the idea of Cal State Long Beach divesting from companies that profit from various forms of oppression in ...

Public comments fixate on BDS

Public comments fixate on BDS

April 26, 2017

Public comments More than 15 people passionate about the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement came to Associated Students, Inc. Senate meeting to voice their beliefs about student government’s r...

CSULB president voices opposition to ASI resolution

CSULB president voices opposition to ASI resolution

Valerie Osier, News Editor

April 25, 2017

Filed under Campus, News, Showcase

President Jane Close Conoley on Tuesday emailed a letter to the Daily 49er and the Associated Students, Inc. Senate stating her opposition to an ASI resolution regarding Cal State Long Beach’s divest...