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#MayDayMarch

#MayDayMarch

Marrian Zhou, Editor in Chief
May 8, 2017
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“Whose street? Our street!” student protesters shouted as they marched towards Mariachi Plaza from the neighborhood of Boyle Heights. Two police vehicles chaperoned the students to keep them on the sidewalk, and other officers made sure every freeway exit in the student's path was blocked. On Monday...

Health Care and Hiring in the US

Health Care and Hiring in the US

Erron Franklin, Copy Editor
May 8, 2017
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The House of Representatives took a major first step in helping President Trumps major campaign promise - repeal and replace Obamacare. Although it’s the biggest story coming out of Washington, other major news has been happening in the Captial; US employment has dropped to its lowest percentage in ove...

CSULA Student’s Parent Detained by ICE

CSULA Student’s Parent Detained by ICE

Mimi Li, Staff Reporter
May 8, 2017
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In the afternoon of April 24, an immigrant mother of two was taken into custody by U.S. Border Patrol agents in collaboration with the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department after a drug investigation in a Boyle Heights apartment complex. The agents uncovered over 30 pounds of cocaine and an estimated $60...

Convictions and Exonerations

Convictions and Exonerations

Sylvia Valdez, Intern
May 5, 2017
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Cal State LA’s Forensic Science Institute hosted a Civic Engagement Forum last Friday. The seven-hour event was sponsored by the California Forensic Science Institute at Cal State LA in association with the California Innocence Project, San Diego. The goal of the forum was to raise awareness of wrong...

From the University Times to the Los Angeles Times

From the University Times to the Los Angeles Times

Marcela Valdivia, Staff Reporter
May 5, 2017
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On Tuesday, April 25, the Golden Eagle Ballroom welcomed Hector Becerra, writer for the Los Angeles Times and Cal State LA alumnus, for the 4th Annual Distinguished Lecture on Engagement, Service, and the Public Good. President William Covino gladly welcomed back Hector Becerra to the place that was ...

Chemerinsky Visits CSULA

Ani Nalbandian, Copy Editor
May 2, 2017
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Dean Erwin Chemerinsky of UC Irvine Law School gave a lecture at Cal State LA on April 26 for the Democracy in Action series, “Presidential Power in an Age of Uncertainty: A Conversation with Erwin Chemerinsky.” The Pat Brown Institute arranged for the distinguished professor, who has argued befor...

Black April

Black April

Kannie Pham, Contributor
May 1, 2017
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On the evening of April 27, the Asian Pacific Islander Student Resource Center (API) and the Vietnamese Student Association (VSA) co-hosted a commemorative for the 42nd anniversary of the Fall of Saigon also known as Black April.  The event started with music major, Jenny Tran, singing beautifully bo...

The University Times Says Enough

The University Times Says Enough

Carlos Gomez, Web Editor
May 1, 2017
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Cal State LA is home to many different clubs and chapters of various organizations; each with its own schedule and events. While there are many places individuals can post their flyers for their own events, the University Times boxes are not the proper, or legal, area for these flyers. The Univer...

Pat Brown Anniversary Marred by Covino’s Remarks

Pat Brown Anniversary Marred by Covino’s Remarks

J. Aaron Delgado, Photo Editor
May 1, 2017
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The Pat Brown Institute for Public Affairs marked its 30th year at Cal State LA during their Annual Dinner to promote civic and community engagement. The annual dinner took the time to not only recognize the supporters and sponsors of the Pat Brown Institute but also honor individuals who have been ide...

State finds overcompensation of CSU managers

State finds overcompensation of CSU managers

Mimi Li, Staff Reporter
May 1, 2017
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A state audit released last week examined the increasing rates of the hiring and compensation of management personnel at six CSU campuses, including Cal State LA. The findings of the report showed that between fiscal years 2007-08 and 2015-16, the CSU hired new managers at over double the rate of othe...

The 2017 ASI Election Results

The 2017 ASI Election Results

Erron Franklin, Copy Editor
May 1, 2017
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On Thursday afternoon in the University-Student Union plaza, the elections results for Associated Students Incorporated were announced and students applauded the new and returning campus leaders. The student body now has a new spokesperson, President Elect David Zitser. The presidential race garnered ...

Third ASI Debate of 2017

Alex Montgomery, Contributor
May 1, 2017
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On April 18, the purest form of student political discourse presented itself onstage in the U-SU theater, taking the form of the third debate between candidates in the 2017 ASI General Election. The debate was held exclusively between prospective candidates for President and Executive Officers. The...

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