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ASI Senate moves to provide menstrual products

The Associated Students, Inc. Senate passed the first reading of a resolution that requires all campus restrooms to provide free menstrual hygiene materials. Senator-at-large Daniel Gomez and ASI Vice President Logan Vournas co-authored the resolution, called the Affordable Feminine Hygiene Act. Gomez addressed the issues of students having to makeshift[Read More…]

Long Beach State announces $30 million project

During a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday, Cal State Long Beach school officials announced the construction of a $30 million College of Continuing and Professional Education building. The new CCPE building, located near the social sciences and public administration department on lower campus, will consist of 20 additional general classrooms, which[Read More…]

Science Learning Center receives second life

After decades of operation, the Science Learning Center closed following the retirement of its longtime booster Jim McKibben last September. But this month it will reopen — in a limited manner —  thanks to the help of James Kisiel, professor of science education. Whether or not the SLC stays open[Read More…]

CSULB adds new Cambodian minor

This fall semester, the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies will be introducing its new Cambodian (Khmer) Language and Culture minor program, which could lead students to new job and linguistic opportunities. The new program was proposed by Teri Yamada, professor and chair of Asian and Asian American Studies,[Read More…]

Back on the ballot

Associated Students, Inc. Senate approved the second reading of a senate resolution that would shed light on what students are paying for under the Student Excellence Fee during their meeting last week. The resolution, formally called the Resolution to Reevaluate the Beach Pride Referendum, would put said referendum back on[Read More…]

California senators propose $2 billion bond bill

Democratic state senators have introduced a $2 billion higher education bond bill in an effort to improve infrastructure for University of California and California State University campuses. The legislation, Senate Bill 483, was co-authored by Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda and Sen. Ben Allen, D-Santa Monica, who also serves as chair[Read More…]

CSULB Academic Senate cleans up committee clauses

The Cal State Long Beach Academic Senate held a lengthy amendment marathon over policy guidelines related to the selection and appointment of high level academic administrators on Thursday. For the second week in a row, senators made up of CSULB faculty went through policies related to committees that select deans,[Read More…]

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