Friday, November 16, 2018

NEWS

Long Beach AIDS walk raises $18,000 for local services

Around 200 people gathered to support local services available for HIV and AIDS patients as $18,000  was raised at the AIDS Walk Long Beach on Sunday hosted at the Alfredo’s Beach Club. For the first time, the AIDS walk also featured a 5k run that...

My journey as a first time poll worker for the midterms

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, voters from Los Angeles county, where I worked as a poll worker for the first time, cast their ballots to choose which candidates California should have and which propositions should pass into our new laws. For poll workers, Election Day...

LBCC students engage in the election process for midterms

LBCC students and employees wore their “I Voted” stickers proudly on display the day of the midterm elections. “I feel it’s very important to vote given my ancestors’ history, who weren’t allowed to vote,” said student Christain Crawford speaking of his ancestors who lived in...

Professors and administrators are troubled by California Online Community College

The California Online Community College has sparked concern with professors and administrators regarding future enrollment. Initiated by Governor Jerry Brown, the online college will be an asset to those who want to further their careers. The online college is said to not be a competitive...

Long Beach City College host first annual Father-Con

Keynote speaker, Dr. Timothy Rarick, stood on stage giving a lecture on the bond between fathers and daughters, standing seemingly confident until he said what his daughter told him before leaving for his flight to Long Beach, “Daddy, I just wanted to call you...

App QLess coming soon to LBCC helping students reduce time waiting in line

LBCC’s Student Support Services and Associated Student Body are partnering up to change how students spend their time in line with an app called, Q-less, which will focus on reducing the amount of time students spend waiting in line. In the most recent financial aid...

English majors and minors club plan to publish a literary novel

Members of the English majors and minors club gather at their weekly meeting to have coffee and tea while they plan ideas on publishing a literary novel that complies literary pieces by students. Besides discussing reading and writing topics, the club organizes monthly poetry open...

LBCC hosts early voting the weekend before the midterms

Long Beach City College and the Los Angeles County Clerk allowed registered voters to visit a voting location to vote on the weekends of Oct. 27-28 and Nov. 3-4, before the midterm elections on November 6th. The voting location was open from  8:00 am...

Financial aid workshop offers help on FAFSA and Dream Act applications

A mother out of the two that attended the financial aid workshop at the LAC library had assistance filling out financial aid forms correctly to avoid paperwork problems she had last year on Wednesday. Workshops are an outreach to help anyone who has questions...

Demonstrators protest against a conservative event held at CSULB

No arrests or injuries were reported after protesters gathered outside against an event held by the conservative group Turning Point U.S.A. at Cal State Long Beach on Tuesday. The protesters are known as the anti-fascist group Antifa, and were mainly dressed in black with...

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...