Friday, October 19, 2018

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LBCC Alumni Hall of Fame honorees

LBCC inducted four new members into its Alumni Hall of Fame on Wednesday at The Grand event center in Long Beach. The event was put on by the Long Beach City College Foundation, and about 200 people attended. The ASB president Jan Paolo Canteras was in...

LBCC gets into spirit at homecoming carnival rally

LBCC hosted a carnival-themed homecoming rally at the quad of LAC on Wednesday. The carnival rally took place to announce the homecoming king and queen candidates. The football team also made an appearance to encourage students to attend the homecoming game this Saturday against Bakersfield...

LBCC is changing the way students talk about mental health

The Viking Mental Health Workshop “Laughter Is Healthy” went into great depths on the importance of laughter in everyday life for students and was held Oct. 10 at PCC. The Viking Mental Health Workshops are held every week switching between the different campuses while also...

Stage combat for actors

An LBCC alumni take his talents to the classroom teaching current students about the art of stage fighting. Professor Colin Bressie is a part-time instructor for LBCC. After attending LBCC 18 years ago, Bressie decided to come back and teach. Bressie is now an instructor...

LBCC host its first Wellness Fest at LAC

LBCC hosted its first annual Wellness Fest which displayed awareness for a healthy lifestyle and mental health awareness. Director of student health Deborah Miller-Calvert was in charge of setting up the whole event. Calvert helped set up free yoga session for the students and provided...

LBCC offers vocal jazz for both music and non-music majors

LBCC music department’s vocal jazz teach both new and experienced majors to develop and improve their music skills, particularly their voice, even if they have never sung before. Director of vocal jazz studies Andrea Calderwood shares her thoughts about the department. “Vocal jazz is an...

LBCC honors former Seal Beach police officer for Hall of Fame

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...

Former Dean of Student Affairs gets inducted into Hall of Fame

John Fylpaa is one of the 2018 inductees in the LBCC Alumni Association and Foundation Hall of Fame after a lifetime of dedication to improving the lives of LBCC students. Fylpaa served as the ASB adviser, Dean of Athletics, and also the Dean of Student...

Long Beach vice-mayor gets inducted into Alumni Hall of Fame

From an All-American athlete to District six councilman, a former LBCC student is now being inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame. With the usual standard being eight years, Dee Andrews has been a councilman for 11 years. “I started in 2007 and went through...

Hall of Fame nominee advocates for special-education law

After facing her own learning disabilities, she went on to become a co-founder and co-executive director of a law firm in Los Angeles. Now this former LBCC student is being inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame. Janeen Steel is the co-founder and co-executive...

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...