Thursday, September 20, 2018

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Kneeling controversy misses LBCC

The controversial actions of NFL players kneeling during the national anthem lead into the NFL not showing the national anthem on live television. Players in the NFL kneeling during the anthem has not only angered and divided the fans, but the controversy has spread...

The Vikings have a blowout victory against LA Valley 54-24

The Vikings played host to their third regular season game having a blowout win with a score of 54-24 against LA Valley College on Sept. 15. Vikings high powered offense showed up again with a quick touchdown score from freshman running back Teshawn White on...

Fashion department subscribes to WGSN

For the first time, the Fashion Department at LBCC is subscribed to a trend forecasting company that will not only allow students to see future trends but a lot more. WGSN is a trend forecasting company that offers designers fashion forecasting, trend information, archival photos,...

LBCC proudly serving Starbucks

The cafeteria coffee cart, Nordic Cup, began “Proudly serving Starbucks” at the LAC location in Spring Semester 2018. The coffee stand has been serving items such as brewed coffee, espresso beverages, and bakery items in the past but the new element is that the...

Parking at LBCC drives students frustrated

You’re driving to school, you’re ten minutes early for your 8:45 a.m. class and you think, “I’m gonna be on time for sure.” You get to school and there is no parking. All lots close to school are full and you cannot park in...

Financial aid delays leave students confused and upset

The Financial aid delays have left students waiting outside in front of the financial aid office uninformed when they will receive their money in the first couple weeks of the fall semester. Moe’nae Bryant, a nursing major said, “I’ve been standing in line multiple times...

Opinion: LBCC keeps students in the dark about problems

The defining characteristic of any academic institution is its students. How important is it to keep the students in the loop?  Should the students be informed of any incidents on the campus that may affect their learning experience on campus, or their lives off...

Bed bug and dead mice discovered at LBCC

One of the biggest challenges to running a school the size of LBCC is pest control. There have been two instances of exterminators coming onto LBCC already this semester. They responded to take care of a single bed bug in one room in EE...

Creativity blooms as the Long Beach ComicCon returns

Long Beach hosted its annual Comicbook Convention on September 8th and 9th from 9:30 am to 5pm. Some Long Beach City College students, along with independent artists and organizations, all gathered at The Long Beach Convention Center to celebrate the world of comics, pop...

RateMyProfessor ditches the chili pepper icon

RateMyProfessors.com had confirmed via their Twitter account that the chili pepper icon, which indicates the “hotness” of a professor, was removed from their site after dealing with serious criticism from female professors on Thursday, June 28. RateMyProfessors.com is a site that allows college students to...

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False fire alarm causes disturbance at PCC

  Story and Photos by Luis Ramirez Fire alarm pranks may not be exclusive to high schools anymore as a fire alarm at PCC went off...