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LBSU looks to ‘greener’ practices with new sustainability commission

LBSU looks to ‘greener’ practices with new sustainability commission

Suzane Jlelati, News Assistant

October 28, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

With the new Imagine Beach 2030 initiative commencing in less than a month, university officials are looking at ways to increase sustainable usage on campus, one way being the creation of the Presidentia...

LBSU limits Prospector Pete merch after retirement announcement

LBSU limits Prospector Pete merch after retirement announcement

James Chow, News Editor

October 23, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Students will soon be seeing a lot less of Prospector Pete in the 49er Shops Bookstore after President Jane Close Conoley announced that the 51-year-old statue is officially retired, Sept. 20. Acc...

Mary Ann Takemoto discusses becoming the Interim Vice President of Long Beach State Student Affairs

Mary Ann Takemoto discusses becoming the Interim Vice President of Long Beach State Student Affairs

Grant Hermanns, Opinions Editor

October 16, 2018

Filed under News, Today

Long Beach State President Jane Close Conoley officially announced Oct. 8 that Mary Ann Takemoto has been promoted to Interim Vice President of Student Affairs. The decision came after the university place...

President Conoley confirms Carmen Taylor’s separation from campus

President Conoley confirms Carmen Taylor’s separation from campus

October 8, 2018

President Jane Close Conoley sent out an email 4:40 p.m. Monday confirming Mary Ann Takemoto as the Interim Vice President for Student Affairs. “This decision comes in the wake of Vice President Carmen Taylo...

President Conoley addresses budget deficit

President Conoley addresses budget deficit

April 8, 2018

An $11 million Cal State Long Beach budget deficit may result in an increased availability of online classes, a delay in new renovation projects and a “strategic chilling” of the number of tenure-track h...

New university initiative announced to academic senate

Lauren Martinez, Staff Writer

April 8, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

The Academic Senate gathered Thursday for the first time in over a month to hear President Jane Close Conoley announce her new initiative “Beach 2030: Building our future on changing tides,” which is set to begin fall of 2018. The initiative aims to gather community input to plan for the future of the campus. The university plans to do this through conducting a series of workshops and by using an online platform calle...

Beachboard switches LB logo to CSULB

Beachboard switches LB logo to CSULB

March 12, 2018

Students logging onto Beachboard may have noticed a small change in the website’s interface last week. Academic technology services replaced the “LB” with “CSULB” logo in the top left corner of ...

CSULB is ranked 70th on Kiplinger top 100

Jessica Jacobs, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Today

While the average student may be bombarded with issues of crowded parking and rising tuition on a daily basis, there seems to be a silver lining in attending school at the Beach. Cal State Long Beach was ranked 70th nationally on Kiplinger’s Best Values in Public Colleges Feb. 21. The university’s place among the top 100 public colleges was based on objective measurements of academic quality and affordability. ...