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‘Bad environmentalists’ attempt green humor

‘Bad environmentalists’ attempt green humor

February 10, 2019

A new alternative in green thinking is vulgar, absurd and sexual. More individuals are loosening up to challenge remarks of environmentalists being stern, gloomy hypocrites. Bad environmentalism is a relaxed, comical a...

‘Giraffe 4 Mascot’ campaign reaches new heights

‘Giraffe 4 Mascot’ campaign reaches new heights

Paula Kiley, Multimedia Managing Editor

February 6, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Features

The night before the Imagine Beach 2030 online event, two students made their way across campus with a roll of tape and a stack of flyers with “Giraffe 4 Mascot” in bold, black lettering. By morni...

‘Nine’ — more than just a number

‘Nine’ — more than just a number

December 12, 2018

Nine Bachelor of Fine Art students came together with a culmination of different artworks and ideas in their group exhibition, "Nine" in the School of Art Galleries. The name of the exhibit, while it r...

Students share their first-year experiences at Long Beach State

Students share their first-year experiences at Long Beach State

December 9, 2018

Every semester, new students walk through the halls of Long Beach State that many of us have walked for several years. It can be difficult for some students to transition to a four-year institution beca...

51st Annual Holiday Art Sale sells one of a kind art pieces

51st Annual Holiday Art Sale sells one of a kind art pieces

December 4, 2018

Junior communications major, Joy Watanabe, picked up a pair of handcrafted silver earrings, placed it back down then glanced at minimalistic earrings shaped like an elongated “u.” She, like many of the ...

SPECIAL SECTION: LBSU’s nursing program experience: An inside look

SPECIAL SECTION: LBSU’s nursing program experience: An inside look

December 2, 2018

Students hoping to be accepted into Long Beach State’s nursing program must complete a minimum of 56 units in the major, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, pass the Test of Essential Academic Skills and complete a series of prerequisite courses...

SPECIAL SECTION: The LBSU Shark Lab is more than a one-man show

SPECIAL SECTION: The LBSU Shark Lab is more than a one-man show

December 2, 2018

The name Christopher Lowe, a professor of marine biology at Long Beach State, has become synonymous with the on-campus Shark Lab. For years, Lowe has served as a guiding captain, overseeing the lab’s...

SPECIAL SECTION: LBSU history lecturers create on-campus video game center for study

SPECIAL SECTION: LBSU history lecturers create on-campus video game center for study

December 2, 2018

From a young age in the late 1970s and early 1980s, Jeffrey Lawler and Sean Smith were immersed in video games. They each sat in front of their scan-lined cathode-ray tube television sets with a wood ven...