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Shut Up and Play Ball

Shut Up and Play Ball

Gregory Bates, Contributor
June 26, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Colin Kaepernick, former Quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, has drawn both criticism and support during last year’s NFL season when he refused to stand for U.S. National Anthem to protest the unjust treatment people of color. Some of the cases as to why he refused to stand was police brutality, ...

Vehicle Burglary on the Rise

Vehicle Burglary on the Rise

Xochitl Gomez, Contributor
June 21, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

Cal State LA has recently been the center of attention due to an increased number of auto burglaries. It’s been common to see posts on the Facebook Book Exchange pages of incidents like these occurring. Or even receiving emails, alerting students, staff and – faculty to take precaution. These situ...

KICK THIS

KICK THIS

Erron Franklin, Editor-in-Chief
May 30, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

The University announced that the Los Angeles Football Club, an MLS franchise, will construct its state-of-the-art training facility and team offices on campus. The CSU board of trustees green-lighted the $30 million project, that will be completely funded by LAFC, making it one of the league's most...

Success Stories Continue in Grad School

Success Stories Continue in Grad School

Marcela Valdivia, Staff Reporter
May 25, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

It is the most anticipated time of the year where nationwide, countless graduation candidates wait for the day to move their tassel from the right, to the left. After years of exams, papers, presentations, and projects, Cal State LA students finally walk across the big stage to receive their degrees....

2017 Commencement at Cal State LA

2017 Commencement at Cal State LA

Erron Franklin, Copy Editor
May 22, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

It’s been a bright and warm few days of commencement services at Cal State LA and in Southern California. However, family and friends made it out to the Billie Jean King Sports Complex to support graduates during the 2017 commencement ceremonies. The University has over 240,000 alumni worldwide and that number...

Marrian Zhou

Marrian Zhou

Margie Low, Contributor
May 16, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

Marrian Zhou developed a passion for writing and an interest in journalism during her time at California State University, Los Angeles. Zhou started out at Cal State LA with a desire to improve her communication skills. Along the way, she found a professional calling—to become a foreign correspondent. In A...

‘The people, the spirit and the heart’

‘The people, the spirit and the heart’

Erron Franklin, Copy Editor
May 15, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

On Friday, the EPIC office now a part of the Center for Engagement, Service and the Public Good held a celebration for its 50th anniversary of carrying out its mission in the community. The celebration took place at the Golden Eagle Ballroom and many of the programs past leaders were in attendance to s...

Cal State LA Hosts Annual CSU Health Policy Conference

Cal State LA Hosts Annual CSU Health Policy Conference

J. Aaron Delgado, Photo Editor
May 10, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

College is about exposing and educating students in their field of study, whether it be an intensive course that reviews the most advanced information about each subject or giving students the opportunity to experience their prospective career in the works. Cal State LA, one of the many campuses in the...

Bold Steps Society’s Periphery

Bold Steps Society’s Periphery

Miguel Arriola, Intern
May 8, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

In the USU Plaza on Tuesday, May 2, an event called Stepping Out of the Shadows was held by Students United to Reach Goals in Education (SURGE), the Cross Cultural Center, and the Dreamers Resource Center.  The purpose of the yearly event was to recognize the struggles and achievements of Dreamers/AB54...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Ricky Rodas, Managing Editor
May 2, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

The month of April is officially recognized in the United States as Sexual Awareness Month thanks to the efforts of advocates pushing for more focus on sexual assaults. On Wednesday, April 26, The Gender & Sexuality Department hosted its annual “Take Back the Night” event at the U-SU Plaza. The fe...

The University Times Says Enough

The University Times Says Enough

Carlos Gomez, Web Editor
May 1, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

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
Filed under News, Showcase

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...

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