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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...

LBSU ceramics alumnus debuts newest exhibition

LBSU ceramics alumnus debuts newest exhibition

November 25, 2018

Nestled on a vast nine-acre property, Matt Wedel works from a studio where he creates immaculate and colorful sculptures, largely reminiscent of the agricultural plains of Ohio.   Although Wedel c...

Q&A with the new commissioner for Disability Affairs

Q&A with the new commissioner for Disability Affairs

November 7, 2018

Between her new duties and working on campus at the 49er Shops Communications Department, second-year Samantha Brown is busy with reimagining positive experiences for students with disabilities at Long Beach...

LBSU exchange students tell the tale of two cities

LBSU exchange students tell the tale of two cities

October 18, 2018

Want to travel abroad? A new course is being created at LBSU that will allow students the chance to visit Germany, this opportunity coincides with a partnership that has allowed film students and profes...

A sense of community gives the Silver Fox top spot

A sense of community gives the Silver Fox top spot

October 14, 2018

As you walk up the corner of Fourth Street and Redondo Avenue, pass under the Art Deco exterior and through the glass doors of The Silver Fox, you’ll find a friendly bartender to welcome you into a “Cheers...