Tuesday, January 22, 2019

OPINION

Opinion: Reusable menstrual products should be the norm

In school, young girls are taught what a menstrual cycle is, and what menstrual products to use. It took five years of periods for me to learn that tampons and pads contain toxic chemicals that could be life-threatening. Beginning in junior high females should be...

Opinion: Not requiring remedial courses will boost success

No longer requiring the completion of courses below the college level, will directly benefit students because it increases the probability of graduating and transferring in a timely manner. Not having to take remedial courses is a great thing for incoming students because a lot of...

Opinion: Personal training class should also be open to students

This semester, LBCC employees had the opportunity to work out one-on-one with a student fitness trainer on campus for free. However, it is not currently available for students who seek a quick workout before or after class. Our college offers a personal training certification program...

Opinion: There should be an official finals week at LBCC

LBCC is one of the few, if not the only school, that does not have a finals week for final exams at the end of the semester. Surrounding community colleges such as Cerritos College and Rio Hondo College have a finals week in place....

Opinion: LBCC should have a week off for Thanksgiving

Schools across the state have slowly started to conform to the idea of having a week off of school during the week of Thanksgiving, and I believe we at Long Beach City College should do the same. With more High Schools and Junior Highs...

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...