Tuesday, May 21, 2019

EDITORIAL

Opinion: Assessment tests better prepares students for university level classes

In compliance with legislation AB-705 California community colleges aren’t requiring newly enrolled students to take an assessment test, which measured a student’s level in math, english, and reading before registering. This legislation was passed to increase the rate of...

Opinion: LBCC needs to prepare students in times of an active shooter

Correction - A correction has been made to this article to fix some minor errors and to give a better description of the run, hide, fight technique used during active shooter situations. A film professor was openly carrying a...

Opinion: ASB needs to properly represent students during LGBTQ+ month

ASB has taken it upon themselves to dedicate the month of April to the LGBTQ+ community, however, there is an obvious disconnect between ASB and students regarding their decision to celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month two months early, ASB must utilize their platform...

Board Editorial: Students should be required to learn about financial literacy

LBCC should require its students to take financial literacy classes to help them better manage their money. During college years, students can face many financial burdens from facing credit card debt to taking out student loans, students are...

Letter to the Editor: Birth control can be lifesaving for people that have severe conditions

Hello, I am writing this letter in response to an opinion piece from April 2, 2019 titled “Educating people on the negative effects of birth control.” I truly have no ill intent, but I hope to enlighten readers to...

Photo Galleries and Videos

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...