Wednesday, October 17, 2018
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 rate or comment their professors based on homework assignments, exams, and level of difficulty. Before...
Contrary to how the name may sound, the LBCC Alumni Association is not just for alumni or graduates. If students have taken one class before at LBCC, they are eligible to be a member. “Most students say they didn’t know the LBCC Alumni Association existed until their commencement,” said Jennifer Bourgeois, assistant director of the LBCC Alumni Association. $10...
Planetarium Night returns at LBCC as “Pluto and the Kuiper Belt,” on Sept. 28 in the D building room 326 at the LAC. The event was free and open to LBCC students and faculty and allowed the audience to explore the night sky and virtually travel through the solar system with a 35 foot diameter hemispherical dome. Astronomy professor Amy...
Stephen Bowles has served 24 years on the Seal Beach Police Department, and during those years he has served as a police officer, sergeant, detective, internal affairs, public information, and training. In July, Bowles received a call from President Reagan Romali about his hall of fame introduction and was very honored. “Absolutely humbled by even the consideration, and even...
Using the style and clothing of the 1980s to set a 17th century play may seem odd to some. But by transporting William Shakespeare’s classic comedy Twelfth Night from a bygone era to a relatively modern times, LBCC’s Performing Arts department accomplishes what some consider impossible: It made Shakespeare entertaining. Below are pictures documenting preparations for one of the final performances in LBCC’s auditorium, before an...
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 culture and even a little science. Those who  attended the event were treated with many...

Fieldtrips know no age

LBCC’s Lifelong Learning Center shows that field trips can be entertaining at any age. Located at QQ-122 on the PCC campus, the Lifelong Learning Center offers a variety of field trips as well as classes, day tours and more. The LLC is a place where older adults and seniors can come together and continue to stimulate their minds and participate in activities as well...
After leaving the pageant world for some time, an LBCC biological science major is here to take back her crown. At the age of four, Blanca Castaneda participated in her first pageant and continued doing so for the next two to three years. Deciding to focus on other activities, Castaneda took a long break from the glitz and glamour....
  Story By Karen Ramirez and Maila Bringas Queer Space club, the LGBTQ on-campus support group, and the LBCC Board of Trustees participated in the 35th annual pride parade along with other organizations and  participants on Sunday, May 20. Rainbow flags were flown all across Ocean boulevard with sayings “Make America Gay Again”. Flamboyant drag queens walking in high stilettos and full...

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...