Daily 49er

New LBSU project to create a solar power residential hall

New LBSU project to create a solar power residential hall

October 30, 2018

In the next two years, Long Beach State is planning to build one of the first net zero housing buildings in the California State University system, behind UC Davis’ West Village project which is the largest net-...

Tuesday classes are cancelled for the Veteran’s Day academic week

Tuesday classes are cancelled for the Veteran’s Day academic week

Zaina Cummins, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

For this year’s upcoming Veteran’s Day, Monday classes held Nov. 12 will be moved to Tuesday, Nov. 13, while all Tuesday classes are canceled. Academic schedule decisions are made by the Academic Calendar Co...

Climathon challenges teams to create sustainable housing solutions

Climathon challenges teams to create sustainable housing solutions

October 28, 2018

The walls were plastered with water level prediction maps, whiteboards were covered with mapping diagrams and tapping sounds indicated the focused coding of climate hackathon participants at the second...

LBSU looks to ‘greener’ practices with new sustainability commission

LBSU looks to ‘greener’ practices with new sustainability commission

Suzane Jlelati, News Assistant

October 28, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

With the new Imagine Beach 2030 initiative commencing in less than a month, university officials are looking at ways to increase sustainable usage on campus, one way being the creation of the Presidentia...

22 West Media dominates CSU Media Arts Festival and escalator issues revisited

22 West Media dominates CSU Media Arts Festival and escalator issues revisited

October 24, 2018

New genderless bathroom in progress and discounted faculty gym membership becomes official Maritess Inieto, University Student Union Board of Trustees chair, said that construction was underway on a ne...

Green Games provides students with interactive approach to sustainability

Green Games provides students with interactive approach to sustainability

October 24, 2018

There is no time to waste when it comes to providing sustainable solutions for our actual waste on-campus, at least according to the information provided at Green Games, an eco-friendly event held at t...

New Student Success Center coming to campus by spring semester

New Student Success Center coming to campus by spring semester

James H. Williams, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

An old building is set to receive a breath of fresh air as its renovations will provide a new hub for several organizations on campus. Peterson Hall 2, located on Long Beach State’s upper campus, w...

LBSU limits Prospector Pete merch after retirement announcement

LBSU limits Prospector Pete merch after retirement announcement

James Chow, News Editor

October 23, 2018

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Students will soon be seeing a lot less of Prospector Pete in the 49er Shops Bookstore after President Jane Close Conoley announced that the 51-year-old statue is officially retired, Sept. 20. Acc...