Friday, April 19, 2019
Long Beach City College is currently taking a considerable effort in trying to close the racial gap between the faculty and students so it can set up a more equal and inclusive setting. In comparison with other schools that have this cultural equity established, if LBCC accomplishes its goal, it can boost its promotion...
Hormonal birth control is harmful for women, especially being that college-aged women are among the great percentage to use contraceptives. Synthetic hormones are an unnatural disturbance to the body, in long or short-term use, being that their purpose is to alter your body chemistry in order to stop natural phenomena from taking place.
Struggling student mothers studying at LBCC would benefit from more support and services, catering to issues that hinder their opportunity to a successful academic performance. While LBCC offers programs, like Extended Opportunity Programs & Services, CARE, and CalWORKS, which are designed for students with children, low income, and household challenges; however, they are not...
Skateboarding and other forms of quick transportation should be allowed to be used on campus without fear of school consequences. In the student code of conduct for LBCC the prohibition of skateboarding is under campus rules line number 9. LAC has multiple parking lots for the convenience of  students, however...
The new, colorful and interactive 3-D map on the LBCC website is a terrific idea. Having something reliable to tell you what each building has inside is a blessing for those who are new to the campus. With a total student population of over 24,000 and growing, it is easy...
Textbooks, we all need them, but there are those few books that we may not need or that may not be beneficial in the future and therefore shouldn’t be a requirement for a class. That class that you're probably taking has zero importance to you and yet it's still a requirement for you to...
This February, a resourceful workshop called ‘Are You Ready to Quit Smoking’ took place at Long Beach City College and went unattended, LBCC needs to better promote its important campus events. Apart from some vague posting on the LBCC events calendar containing the date and time of the workshop, there was no other promotion...
President Donald Trump announced at CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference) this year his intention to sign an executive order that would limit research funding to colleges and universities that didn’t support free speech on their campuses. Which is another statement that the president has made that is designed to pander to his base without...
The entire month of March is Women’s History Month, a month full of women appreciation, empowerment, and recognition, and LBCC has no plans to honor women and their accomplishments although it’s very important that they should. According to the Student Activities Advisor Jamie Kammerman, LBCC is not coordinating any events or workshops about...
Correction: A previous version of this story didn't have any photos and has since been updated. Here's what our readers are saying about our stories on our Facebook page. Fistfight on campus A fistfight occurred near the library building on Feb. 25. The Viking published photos on...

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Video: LBCC comes back to defeat Santa Barbara in extra sets

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wphdRZrbWAE&feature=youtu.be Long Beach City College won their fifth game in a row against visitor Santa Barbara, 3-2...