CSULB alumna Elise Bryant joined the Long Beach Public Library Foundation to celebrate her debut young-adult novel, “Happily Ever Afters.” Bryant shared at the event that the novel is influenced by her experience of not seeing Black leading characters and wanting to value women-centered stories.
Lifestyle events that occur on or off campus should be categorized under “events.” Events differ from performances in that performances stage or present a play, concert or other forms of entertainment while events do not. Examples of events include the Long Beach Zombie Walk, Week of Welcome and Queen Mary’s Dark Harbour.
Loretta Ross, a professor at Smith college, feminist and activist, spoke to CSULB students at the Womxn’s Collective Rising Speaker series.
CSULB starts off Black History Month with a webinar featuring four faculty members from higher education across the U.S. to discuss the importance of leading with a focus on racial equity.
Cultural Welcomes at the Beach discusses the importance of advocacy within the Black and LGBTQIA+ community
Associated Students, Inc.’s day one of Cultural Welcomes took place via Zoom, featuring LGBTQIA+ organizations and clubs on campus. There, students had the opportunity to discuss how Black individuals have contributed to the community.
Club sports, community services and university resources host their virtual booths for day three of Week of Welcome.
The pandemic has caused the live events industry to face widespread wage reductions and job losses due to the cancellation of live events and venue closures. On Sept. 1, the Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center took to Twitter to bring attention to the cause.
Cultural and religious organizations host their virtual booths for day two of Week of Welcome as interested students pop in and out of sessions throughout the afternoon.
Week of Welcome at Long Beach State will take place virtually from Aug. 31 to Sept. 4 for the first time in the campus’ history, causing many changes for the event.
After school transferred to alternative instruction, the SRWC decided to host a variety of fitness classes over Zoom for those who missed working out.
From International Women’s Day to a vegan food festival, the Daily Forty-Niner wrapped up the next 72 hours in Long Beach.