Sunday, August 19, 2018
  A bill that approves a California Promise for all 114 Community Colleges has been signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown. The program modeled after the LBCC Promise started about 10 years ago makes the first year of Community College free for California residents and new full-time students. The bill will only cover the cost of tuition. It will not waive...
Future culinary associates and students gathered Thursday, Nov. 6 for the Culinary Arts Career Fair in LAC. The event was to provide information to instructors and students alike who want to pursue the culinary field and learn more about what they can do about their future in the industry. Jennifer Marquez, 19, was one of the students who attended and majoring...
The results of April 11 election, commenced new leadership as part-time engineering professor at CSULB Uduak-Joe Ntuk beat longest tenured Trustee Jeff Kellogg in the LBCC Board of Trustees Area 1 election. After the election defeat members of the board and students react as Kellogg will be exiting in July after 16 years of serving on the board. Jorgel Chavez, Student...
Trump’s conservative suggestion stirs debate on campus, with some agreeing and some opposed. LBCC students, teachers and the police are talking about what they thought of President Trump’s suggestion about teachers being able to conceal and carry a firearm, during school hours. Jose Hereora, 21, a computer engineering major, said “Teachers with military and firearms experience should be able to conceal...
An estimate of 1,000 protesters showed up at Bixby Park in Long Beach at 10 a.m. for the March for Our Lives in a support to end gun violence, on Saturday, March 24.   Cady Stringer, 18, a senior at Wilson High School said, “This protest is important to us and it is time for change right now. Students cannot spend...
The Deaf Club has relaunched with a mission to gain additional services and support at LBCC. The club was founded in 2011, but did not survive one year. This Fall, the club, one of over 50 at the LAC, was restarted again with members’ goal to open discussion to the administration about not receiving equal access on information and services...
There is no official international student club at LBCC, but there is a exist international student community, made up of individuals from Netherlands, Africa, Japan, to name a few, who wish to extend an invitation to the entire LBCC community. Lorraine Mmari, 25, business administration major said, “Of course we have a French club and stuff like that, but it’s...
To experience the world of journalism and create new memories, LBCC journalism students attended the Journalism Association of Community Colleges State Conference at Burbank Marriot from Thursday, March 22 to Saturday, March 24. Each semester gives students the opportunity to attend and receive awards for their work on the Viking News, competing against other community colleges with in the state...
  ASB elections are here Tuesday, April 24, come vote and get free snacks at the quad in LBCC and meet the current ASB president Javier Salcedo  is transferring to CSULB. Garrett Flowers, 25, a philosophy major said he was walking to class and he saw the voting booth and he said, “ I finally got a chance to vote.  Flowers...

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