The city has begun vaccinating healthcare workers and is moving onto the next group of at-risk individuals in the community, in line with county and CDC guidelines.
The Moderna vaccine will be offered at the Beach for faculty, staff and students with shipments arriving by the end of the month.
University officials announced Wednesday that Long Beach State will be again postponing its small number of approved face-to-face classes to March after first suspending the start date to Feb. 1.
Long Beach State is one of the institutions of higher education that will be receiving shipments and begin distribution of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in the upcoming weeks, according to a faculty email set out Thursday.
The state’s Health and Human Services Agency announced a supplemental order to accompany the regional stay-at-home order, which was originally set to expire Dec. 21.
California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White hosted “A Conversation with Dr. Anthony Fauci” Friday to discuss vaccination, maintaining safety mandates and the “light at the end of the tunnel.”
A surge in positive cases of the coronavirus has caused the region’s intensive unit capacity to drop to zero as of Thursday.
Professors and lecturers at Long Beach State share how they learned to teach virtually using university-provided training and other resources.
How a student and transit bus operator won $32,000.
During its Tuesday meeting, the Long Beach City Council approved a proposal for the city manager to explore better ways to enforce local and statewide mask mandates.