Carlos Villicana
Carlos Villicana is a senior journalism and film student who manages the production of the Daily 49er’s special issues. Since joining the paper as a staff writer in the fall 2017 semester, Carlos has also worked for the 49er as an Assistant Arts and Life Editor and City Editor, writing and editing news, features and reviews. As Special Projects Editor, Carlos has produced issues focused on food, local small businesses and the 2018 Long Beach primary election. Carlos also served as managing editor for the first Spanish-language edition of DIG Magazine. After graduating from Long Beach State, Carlos wants to create projects covering politics, cinema, professional wrestling and the city of Long Beach.


SPECIAL ISSUE: Long Beach’s food scene: diverse as the city’s population

A city as diverse as this one is bound to have great variety in its culinary offerings, and this logic carries through on the side outbound of Anaheim Street as much as it does across the well-known establishments nestled between downtown’s high-rises.

By | 2019-04-07T21:23:12+00:00 Apr 7, 2019 | 3:00 pm|Categories: Arts & Life, HP Secondary, Reviews, Showcase|Tags: , |

In 2020, actions must speak louder than words

It is absolutely worth listening to rhetoric, as it can be revelatory about how a candidate thinks. We cannot read a candidate’s mind, but examining what they have done can help reveal what they truly care about.

By | 2019-04-07T20:39:36+00:00 Feb 25, 2019 | 8:06 pm|Categories: Columns, Opinions, Today|Tags: , , , , , , |

Beach Weekly: Episode 7

In this week's podcast, Assistant News Editor James Chow interviews Special Projects Editor Carlos Villicana about the eight-story special issue on Long Beach State's colleges. Villicana gives a sneak peak of each story, while giving his take on the process of putting the paper together. 2:24 College of Business 3:30 College of Health and Human Services 4:57 College of Engineering 5:42 College of Continuing and Professional Education 8:28 College of Science 11:02 College of Liberal Arts 13:43 College of Education 15:07 College of the Arts

By | 2019-04-07T19:15:57+00:00 Dec 7, 2018 | 11:13 pm|Categories: Multimedia, News, Podcasts, Today|Tags: , , , |