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Our View: The staff discusses Prospector Pete

Our View: The staff discusses Prospector Pete

October 3, 2018

After decades of back and forth deliberation on what to do about Prospector Pete, Long Beach State President Jane Close Conoley announced Sept. 21 that the university would finally retire the 51-year-old mascot from his perch between Liberal Arts 4 and 5. The re...

Our View: Graduating staff goodbyes

Our View: Graduating staff goodbyes

May 13, 2018

Now that the Daily 49er is closing up shop for the school year, we say goodbye to the graduating seniors who have helped mold this paper into what it is today. Some have been here for three years and o...

Our View: What we consumed over winter break

Our View: What we consumed over winter break

January 21, 2018

Winter break is a time for going on vacation, celebrating the holidays and binge watching all the shows you’ve been putting off all semester. This year, the Daily 49er editorial board got the chance ...

Our View: Tips and tricks for the big tests

Our View: Tips and tricks for the big tests

December 11, 2017

Finals are here. We can see the light at the end of the first semester tunnel, but we have one more gruelling week to get through before we can tune out for the holidays. The work may seem overwhelming ...

Our View: Worst gifts received

Our View: Worst gifts received

December 7, 2017

Contrary to popular belief, there is such a thing as a bad Christmas gift. Yes, the thought counts, but there’s not enough well intentions or pretty wrapping paper in the world to make up for certai...

What is the best movie to watch this Halloween?

What is the best movie to watch this Halloween?

October 11, 2017

Starting Oct. 1, the newsroom has been decked out with Halloween decorations. We’re talking ghosts, pumpkins, spider webs and a little stuffed bird dressed up as a cat. The Halloween spirits are high ...