Category: Staff Blog

Engagement beyond the newsroom

Richie Rodriguez, the Daily Forty-Niner Community Engagement Manager, wants to establish the publication as a strong organization that is a reliable voice for the Long Beach community. The community engagement manager’s role is to assist the publication in its efforts of rebuilding and maintaining relationships with organizations on and off[Read More…]

Meet the Editor-in-Chief and Managing Editor

Moving along the 2022-2023 academic year, the Daily Forty-Niner is working toward building a community in and out of the newsroom. We caught up with their EIC and Managing Editor to find out more about their plans for the publication. Kristina Agresta, Managing Editor, previously served as the social media[Read More…]

CSULB’s Department of Journalism & Public Relations celebrates outstanding accomplishments in student media at JPR Day 2022

By Zayra Rodriguez The Journalism & Public Relations Department held their signature JPR day event virtually on Wednesday, April 20. JPR Day features panels of media and PR professionals discussing their experience in the workplace, including networking and mentoring opportunities for students. The half-day event concludes with an awards ceremony[Read More…]

2021 CCMA Awards Winners

The Daily Forty-Niner staff secured 11 California College Media Awards, including five first-place awards, at the 2021 CCMA Contest on Saturday, Mar. 20, 2021.   The Daily Forty-Niner won first for ‘Best Podcast’ by former podcast editor Manny Valladares, ‘Best Illustration’ by Alina Schwider, ‘Best Feature Photograph’ and ‘Best Non-Breaking[Read More…]

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