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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...

SPECIAL SECTION: Students and faculty endure aging FA-4 building

SPECIAL SECTION: Students and faculty endure aging FA-4 building

December 2, 2018

Jeff Atherton, a foundation art professor, can recall two semesters ago when a dead mouse fell from the ceiling of his color theory class in Fine Arts 4 room 222. “I think that the mouse had eaten some of ...

FA-4 computer lab filled with water after rainstorm

FA-4 computer lab filled with water after rainstorm

November 28, 2018

A heavy rainstorm Thanksgiving Day caused a leak in Fine Arts 4 Room 309, an animation and illustration computer room. Water entered through cracks and crevices in the roof, which developed in a lot of o...

LBSU mourns the death of mathematics professor

LBSU mourns the death of mathematics professor

Kat Schuster, Editor in Chief

November 28, 2018

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, Showcase, Today

This story was updated Nov. 28 at 10:05 p.m. The Nugget Grill and Pub closed early Tuesday after mathematics professor Kent Merryfield lost consciousness and died of cardiac arrest around 2:30 p.m. ...

La Raza hosts migrant advocacy group

La Raza hosts migrant advocacy group

November 27, 2018

La Raza Student Association members and students supporting migration rights met Tuesday in the La Raza Center to listen to speakers from Thoughty Organizer, a movement advocating immigrant rights in the United States. Speakers Nancy Meza a...

Professor dies in the Nugget Grill and Pub

Professor dies in the Nugget Grill and Pub

Kat Schuster, Editor in Chief

November 27, 2018

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News, Showcase, Today

Updated: 10:17 p.m. The Nugget Grill and Pub was evacuated and closed after a professor lost consciousness and died in the dining area Tuesday afternoon. Jeff Bliss, executive director of media and digital n...

ASI Beach Pantry relies on continued support, seasonal donations not enough

ASI Beach Pantry relies on continued support, seasonal donations not enough

November 26, 2018

Shelves were filled to the edge with canned goods and snacks after the holiday break, but the Associated Students Inc. Beach Pantry isn’t always so bountiful. Although the ASI Beach Pantry has received a...

LBSU loses accomplished professor

LBSU loses accomplished professor

November 25, 2018

Faculty learned over Thanksgiving break that linguistics professor Alexandra “Misty” Jaffe died in her home Tuesday. Jaffe, who was in her 50s, started her career at Long Beach State in 2001 and...