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Long-lasting legacy of African liberation leaders

Marcela Valdivia, Staff Reporter
February 15
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In honor of Black Futures Month, the Pan-African Student Resource Center held an exhibit in honor of African Liberation Leaders at the Cross Cultural Centers to recognize the achievements of significant African leaders. The prominent leaders displayed in the exhibit included: Thomas Sankara, Amilcar...

Sir, the Phone Is Still On

Carlos Gomez, Web Editor
February 15
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Technology has become a daily part of our lives, and not many people can go on without it. We are constantly obsessed with updating our social media accounts. The same can be said of  our 45th president: Donald Trump, whose tweets have been a major focus of the media. The fact that he tweets while being...

Homecoming Office Decorating contest

Carlos Gomez, Web Editor
February 15
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School spirit is one of those things that colleges and universities strive for. Here at Cal State LA, Spirit Week was fully embraced by several offices around campus who participated in the Office Decorating contest, sponsored by Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) The Office Decorating contest is a way...

Final 24 Hours: SAAC Food Drive

Final 24 Hours: SAAC Food Drive

Sheila Hudson
February 14
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Dear Colleagues: With just 24 hours to go, the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is in need of your help in reaching its goal of collecting 5,000 donated items during this year’s food drive.  As of today, the total donation count is about 1,500 food items. Keep in mind that it is also...

Black and Yellow: These Colors Do Run

Black and Yellow: These Colors Do Run

Janice Peregrina, Staff Reporter
February 14
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Cal State LA and Associated Students Inc. (ASI), continued Spirit Week with the second anuual Golden Eagle Pride 3K, presented by the Center for Student Involvement (CSI). The 3K followed a windy path throughout the campus, began and ended in the University Student Union (U-SU) Plaza. Students, alumni,...

Strike Out!

Strike Out!

J. Aaron Delgado, Photo Editor
February 13
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Students celebrated a night of Spirit Week at the 17th Annual Cal State LA Bowl Out on Wednesday, Feb. 8. Students were able to start the night out by striking out the pins from bowling lanes with their crews and continue the fun by partying the night away while Golden Eagle DJ’s were spinning great...

DeVos Confirmation Stirs Mixed Reactions

DeVos Confirmation Stirs Mixed Reactions

Kyle Frizol, Intern
February 13
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Last Tuesday Betsy DeVos, a charter school advocate, was confirmed by the Senate as the Secretary of Education. Her confirmation was made by a split tie breaker of 50-50 that Vice President Pence’s vote decided. DeVos, who was a controversial pick for the role, has a reputation from both Democrat...

Travel Ban Protest Led to Several Confrontations with Administration

Travel Ban Protest Led to Several Confrontations with Administration

Ani Nalbandian, Mimi Li, Staff Reporters
February 13
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On February 7, the Muslim Student Association and the Black Student Union held a Travel Ban protest, voicing their disagreement with the Trump Administration’s policies against immigration. The protest, comprised of hundreds of students, traveled throughout campus, moving through buildings with active c...

Trumps Pick for the Supreme Court

Trumps Pick for the Supreme Court

Miguel Arriola, Intern
February 10
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Jan. 31, saw the nomination of Neil Gorsuch for the appointed life-long position of Supreme Court Justice. The 49-year-old Harvard and Oxford-educated lawyer previously served as a judge for the Federal 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.   If confirmed, Gorsuch will fill the vacant ninth seat on the Supreme...

The State of the NSS College Address

The State of the NSS College Address

Robert Camou, Intern
February 10
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The Cal State LA Associated Students Incorporated (ASI) welcomed the newly appointed Dean of the College of the Natural and Social Sciences (NSS) with an event cleverly titled ‘The State of the NSS College’, held in the University-Student Union Plaza on Wednesday, Feb.1.   The event was name...

Vice Provost Introduces Post-Election Forums

Vice Provost Introduces Post-Election Forums

Mimi Li, Staff Reporter
February 10
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On Jan. 8, Dr. Octavio Villalpando joined the Cal State LA community as the Vice Provost for Diversity and Engaged Learning –  the first to serve in this new position – and Chief Diversity Officer for Academic and Student Life. Having been a part of forming the minority business program at Cal State U...

Cal State LA Student Receives $5,000 Gilman Scholarship to Study Abroad in South Korea

Cal State LA Student Receives $5,000 Gilman Scholarship to Study Abroad in South Korea

College of Professional and Global Education, Contributor
February 9
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Cal State LA Student Johnny Guan is one of 850 national recipients of a $5,000 Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. The Gilman Scholarship Program is an undergraduate grant program for U.S. citizens of limited financial means to enable them to study abroad. Guan will use his grant to study abroad...

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