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Abortion issues raised at ASI senate meeting

Abortion issues raised at ASI senate meeting

February 13, 2019

Associated Students Inc. senators fiercely debated a resolution during Wednesday’s meeting that would support a bill to fund abortions on campus. The resolution would be the first step in allowing Lobby Corps t...

ASI unveils website for LBSU mascot search

ASI unveils website for LBSU mascot search

February 10, 2019

Long Beach State students can officially submit ideas for a new mascot to replace Prospector Pete. Associated Students Inc. launched a website Feb. 11 at 8 a.m. to  encourage “students, alumni, facult...

LBSU to allow students and community members to vote on new mascot

LBSU to allow students and community members to vote on new mascot

February 6, 2019

The Associated Students Inc. Senate passed a resolution approving the search for a new mascot and outlining its plan Wednesday. The proposal outlined the process from public submissions to the final approv...

A little help can go a long way for students in need

A little help can go a long way for students in need

February 6, 2019

As student hunger increasingly becomes a concern at Long Beach State, the school has offered a way for dorm residents to donate meals from their plan to those in need since 2015. The Feed A Need event ...

Senate resolves to remove mascot, appoints senator to board

Senate resolves to remove mascot, appoints senator to board

January 30, 2019

Associated Students Inc. Senate discussed possible methods of sourcing a replacement for Prospector Pete including a school-wide vote during Wednesday night’s meeting. Long Beach State is replaci...

Sustainable course evaluation proposal approved for third reading

Sustainable course evaluation proposal approved for third reading

December 5, 2018

Associated Students Inc. Senate approved a resolution to create online teacher evaluations Wednesday. Author Sen. Robert Martinez elaborated on the updates made for resolution #2019-7, stressing again...

SPECIAL SECTION: Q&A with ASI College of Business Administration Sen. Robert Martinez

SPECIAL SECTION: Q&A with ASI College of Business Administration Sen. Robert Martinez

December 2, 2018

At age 42, Robert Martinez isn’t your average student. When the College of Business Administration Associated Students Inc. Senator isn’t overseeing the business end of his family’s hair salon or...

ASI Senate hears resolution to make course evaluations more sustainable

ASI Senate hears resolution to make course evaluations more sustainable

November 28, 2018

College of Business Administration Sen. Robert Martinez proposed a new resolution to the Associated Students Inc. Senate floor Wednesday evening that aims to make teacher evaluations more environmentall...