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Kwanzaa event highlights spirituality and celebrates African-American culture

Kwanzaa event highlights spirituality and celebrates African-American culture

December 5, 2017

Community members dressed in colorful dashikis filled the stage in the University Student Union Ballroom Tuesday to get an early start celebrating Kwanzaa with songs of spiritual tidings and appreciation of African culture. The event began at noo...

University Police arrest suspect for threats made to La Raza Student Association

University Police arrest suspect for threats made to La Raza Student Association

November 21, 2017

Two months after La Raza Student Association received death threats through Facebook, a suspect was taken into custody. 40-year-old Christopher Cook of Fountain Valley was booked by University Police into the Long Beach City Jail on suspicion...

Ceremony held at CSULB celebrates Veterans Day

Ceremony held at CSULB celebrates Veterans Day

November 11, 2017

Campus members can sigh a breath of relief on Veterans Day as they get a head start on their weekend and a small break from a busy semester. For some, the holiday is nothing more than this; for others,...

New alcohol policy permits students to buy beer and wine at sporting events

New alcohol policy permits students to buy beer and wine at sporting events

October 10, 2017

When women’s volleyball hosts UC Davis Oct. 27, students will be able to enjoy a beer or glass of wine while watching the game in the Walter Pyramid. It’s been 12 years since Cal State Long Beach has...

CSU executive administrators receive pay increase

Joel Vaughn, Staff Writer

October 1, 2017

Filed under CSU, News, Today

Cal State Board of Trustees created conflict among  students after their Sept. 19 meeting with the decision to raise executive administration pay within the Cal State University system. Michael Uhlenkamp, interim senior director of public affairs for Cal States, said that executive administrators, presidents and chancellors, received a pay raise of 2.5 percent.  Cal State San Marcos’ President received a 10 percent rai...

DACA students at CSULB

DACA students at CSULB

September 20, 2017

This week’s Associated Students, Inc. meeting began with a quote read by Sylvana Cicero, director of university student union, in regard to the rescission of DACA and its impact on the Cal State Long Be...

FBI joins UPD in investigation recent death threats

Kat Schuster, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017

Filed under Crime, News, Today

In the wake of death threats made to La Raza Student Association last weekend on Facebook, President Jane Close Conoley sent out an email en masse Wednesday to the student body in order to address student concerns and confirm the involvement of the FBI in the ongoing case. “This is a regrettable moment in our campus history,” said Terri Carbaugh, associate vice president of public affairs in an email. “I am unable to provide you detai...

Cal State University Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley responds to DACA repeal with funds for hefty renewal costs

Cal State University Long Beach President Jane Close Conoley responds to DACA repeal with funds for hefty renewal costs

September 20, 2017

Two weeks after President Donald Trump pulled the plug on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Cal State Long Beach announced Friday that funding will be provided for 2017 DACA renewals. For stude...