Monday, December 10, 2018

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Opinion: Reusable menstrual products should be the norm

In school, young girls are taught what a menstrual cycle is, and what menstrual products to use. It took five years of periods for me to learn that tampons and pads contain toxic chemicals that could be life-threatening. Beginning in junior high females should be...

Two LBCC students land an internship at Nike

Two LBCC students from the fashion department won a Nike apprenticeship and internship at the Nike headquarters in Portland that will start Jan. 1. There were three designers and three recruiters from Nike that came on Flex Day this semester that talked to students about...

The Vikings football team takes a step back this season

The past few years the Long Beach City College Vikings football team saw success with an overall record of 36-9 from 2014-2017 until this season, with their worst record since the 2013 season finishing with an overall record of 4-6 and 1-4 in conference...

Viking Award awarded to five students at LBCC

Long Beach City College acknowledged and awarded five students in receiving the highest award labeled the “Viking Award” and celebrated with drinks, food, and cake in the Valhalla room in building E on Nov 29. The Viking Awards have been given for the past 20...

Former Olympian brings her talents to coach at LBCC

Correction: December 8, 2018 4:35 a.m. A correction was made to a detail in the first paragraph to properly reflect the number of times May-Treanor won a gold medal in the Olympics. After retiring in 2012, and getting inducted into the Volleyball Hall of Fame...

All-Conference coaches and players honored

Long Beach City College’s own Chris Oeding was honored for Coach of the Year, while student along athletes. The students were awarded with All-Conference postseason honors by the South Coast Conference for the 2018-2019 seasons. Oeding was awarded with the SCC Coach of the Year award...

Guaranteed classes is an unsure thing for LBCC

For the upcoming spring 2019 semester, Los Angeles City College is implementing guaranteed classes, a new formula to increase enrollment and graduation rates. A presentation was held at Long Beach City College about this formula, and it may be coming to LBCC in the future....

Car crash on E Conant Street and Clark Avenue nearby the Veterans stadium

A car crash happened around Wednesday morning on E Conant St & Clark Avenue, on the southeast side of Veterans stadium. Three cars were involved, and there was no injuries at the scene. Two four door sedans and a pickup truck collided. Yesterday, afternoon a police...

Police take woman to mental health awareness facility

Campus police responded to a call on Nov. 29 regarding a homeless woman who entered the cafeteria, grabbed some food items, was unable to pay for them, and then sat down to eat. The woman initially attempted to pay for the food with some sort...

New and improved curriculum for the trades and industrial technology department

During the fall semester of 2019, LBCC students have the opportunity to be involved in the new Trades and Industrial Technology Department. Gene Carbonaro, Dean of Career Technical Education, and Anthony Pagan, Associate Dean of Career Technical Education, worked with department faculty members to...

Photo Galleries and Videos

Hundreds rally against sexual injustice at SlutWalk in DTLA (Photo gallery)

The Amber Rose’s 4th Annual SlutWalk makes it appearance in Downtown Los Angeles at the Pershing Square on Saturday. Amber Rose is known as an...