In preview: Psycho de Mayo

In preview: Psycho de Mayo

Sarah Borean, Assistant Photo Editor
May 6, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Diversions, Events, Music, Showcase

On the third floor of a 1920s shoe factory in the midst of the Los Angeles fabric district lives a group of people dripping with cutting-edge creativity. This shoe factory turned modern-art-gallery-community-living-space is known as “Think Tank” and is home to Evan Hagen, the creator of upcoming... Read more »

Noh mask maker pushes beyond traditional boundaries

Noh mask maker pushes beyond traditional boundaries

Sarah Borean, Staff Writer
March 23, 2014
Filed under News

Bidou Yamaguchi, a professional Noh mask maker, spoke to Cal State Long Beach students and faculty Thursday about his revolutionary spin on a 600-year-old Japanese tradition Noh mask making is an intricate process that involves hand carving blocks of Japanese cypress. The masks, which are covered... Read more »

CSULB researchers test local kelp forests for radioactive isotopes

CSULB researchers test local kelp forests for radioactive isotopes

Sarah Borean, Staff Writer
March 9, 2014
Filed under News

Cal State Long Beach marine biology researchers took to the seas Thursday to collect samples from local kelp forests that would be tested for radioactive contamination from Japan’s 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster. CSULB marine biology graduate students Connor White and Dan Crear led the expedition,... Read more »