I’m a senior at Long Beach State, studying Philosophy and Journalism. I have come to question the University’s decision to start classes online for the fall semester, and have taken some time to compile some statistics and thoughts regarding the matter.
After months of consideration, the California State University system has decided to continue with virtual delivery come fall 2020.
Senior Africana studies major Gregory Gasco used to perform six times a week on average as his drag alter ego, Paradisa Lahore. But as bars and clubs closed indefinitely in adherence to state-wide social distancing mandates, many drag artists like Gasco are left without a stage to perform. But the[Read More…]
Each year the Long Beach State women’s volleyball team uses its summer camp sessions to create comradery on the court, but coronavirus may cancel the annual tradition.
As of May 8, there are 898 positive COVID-19 cases in Long Beach with 565 recoveries, officials said. Despite the continued increase in infection, Mayor Robert Garcia announced the first steps in reopening the economy set to begin Friday.
In this Beach Weekly Special, hosts Jacob Powers and Gabriel Islas talk to the healthcare professionals working the frontline amidst coronavirus.
As the city prepares to enter phase-two of the economic reopening plan, the Long Beach City Council on Tuesday reviewed a lengthy report detailing the city’s current status of coronavirus.
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Fact-to-face instruction or hybridization of some courses are being considered according to Conoley, but she said that whatever plan the university moves forward with must be consistent for the 2020-21 school year.
In this episode of Beach Weekly, host Aubrey Balster gives you the latest news on campus, including a racist video posted by a Long Beach State student and plans for Fall 2020 alternative instruction. Balster also dives into the most recent numbers regarding coronavirus in Long Beach.