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California, water you waiting for?

California, water you waiting for?

March 10, 2019

According to ABC7, California experienced one of its wettest winters in the month of February alone, seeing enough rain to fill approximately 27 Olympic sized swimming pools. We enjoyed the cold weather and took countless Instagram pictures, but we barely conserved any of it. The amount of ...

LBSU water fill stations receive regular maintenance

LBSU water fill stations receive regular maintenance

Sol Mendez, Contributing Writer

February 17, 2019

Filed under Campus, News, Showcase, Today

When a chemistry professor and a couple students tested campus water stations due to concerns over the water condition last year, Long Beach State found itself shutting off campus water fountains due ...

Test results for drinking fountains at Cal State Long Beach may be around the corner

Test results for drinking fountains at Cal State Long Beach may be around the corner

December 3, 2017

As members of Cal State Long Beach continue to quench their thirst with store-bought water bottles, officials finally revealed a solution for the bagged drinking fountains. According to Mary Stephens, v...

Closed drinking fountains at CSULB continue to raise questions

Closed drinking fountains at CSULB continue to raise questions

November 28, 2017

After multiple rounds of testing since early November, the university has yet to release a clear update on the state of water at Cal State Long Beach. On Nov. 8, the drinking fountains in the McInt...

Testing the waters at Cal State Long Beach

Testing the waters at Cal State Long Beach

November 14, 2017

Almost a month after multiple drinking fountains at Cal State Long Beach tested positive for lead by a CHEM 100 class, campus members are still awaiting results from the university as to whether the re...

Drinking fountains in the McIntosh building at CSULB tested positive for lead

November 9, 2017

It was confirmed Wednesday that drinking fountains in the McIntosh Humanities building at Cal State Long Beach tested positive for lead. As a component of the CHEM 100 class, students test the drinki...

CSULB drinking fountains turned off after water was found to be unsafe: Updated

CSULB drinking fountains turned off after water was found to be unsafe: Updated

Kat Schuster, News Editor

November 8, 2017

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Update (Nov. 8 1:40 p.m.): It was confirmed Wednesday that the drinking fountains in the McIntosh Humanities building at Cal State Long Beach tested positive for lead. In a Facebook comment posted t...