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Cal State LA community members respond to the U.S. Capitol insurrection

President Trump incited an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol building during the final Electoral College vote. Photo from Unspash.com.
January 13, 2021

Last week’s insurrection at the U.S. Capitol displayed a “double standard” for Melina Abdullah, Cal State LA professor and co-founder of the Los Angeles chapter of the Black Lives Matter movement. The...

How professors are helping students impacted by COVID-19

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December 31, 2020

During the pandemic, professors have tried to make assignments as flexible as they can while students deal with COVID-19 related issues. For biology professor Bita Bahrami, she made it so she wasn’t...

2020 trends offer students more than entertainment

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December 30, 2020

After a year loaded with downfalls, students reflected on the 2020 trends that helped them get through quarantine and a full semester of virtual learning.   Among many trends the year brought on,...

Fall 2020 Recap | News Break Ep. 3

December 30, 2020

Today on the News Break, host Catherine Valdez recaps the major news of the Fall 2020 semester. Happy Holidays from Golden Eagle Media.

BREAKING: Cal State LA loses a second provost in two years

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December 9, 2020

After five months of holding his position as provost and vice president of academic affairs, José Luis Alvarado has resigned. In an university-wide email, President William Covino announced the resignation...

BREAKING: Cal State students may be returning to campuses for Fall 2021

Breaking: Cal State LA students may return to campus fall 2021
December 9, 2020

With the progress of a coronavirus vaccine, an anticipated return to in-person courses looks possible, according to CSU Chancellor-select Joseph Castro. “We are approaching planning for the 2021 fall...

‘Cared straight’ out of gangs

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‘One campus, one book’ highlights author and former gang member Luis J. Rodriguez
November 30, 2020

“My story is that I wasn’t scared straight out of gangs. I was cared straight,” said Luis J. Rodriguez, book author of the memoir: “Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A.”  As part...

Cal State LA students make the most of the Thanksgiving break

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November 25, 2020

After a semester spent in the dorms, second-year student Tyre’onna West is leaving for Thanksgiving to be with some of her family in Texas. Thanksgiving is typically a time of uniting with the whole...

The food pantry is back

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Grocery bags offer fresh food and supplies to students
November 24, 2020

Over 300 students and their families who have faced job loss, homelessness and hunger due to COVID-19 are finding relief as the Cal State LA food pantry makes an impactful comeback this semester by providing...

Free drive-thru flu shot clinic at Cal State LA

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November 19, 2020

A free drive-thru flu shot clinic will be hosted at Cal State LA this Friday, Nov. 20. Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and Queens Care Health will be hosting the event along with the university.  The...

Struggling to adjust to online testing

Struggling to adjust to online testing
November 12, 2020

With midterms over and finals around the corner, testing has morphed into a different animal under the pandemic. In-person exams are out of the question and online exams have become the norm.   Lauren...

Cal State LA becomes a voting center | News Break Ep. 2

October 30, 2020

Today on the News Break, we’ll talk about cal state la becoming a voting center. Students from the campus share who they will be voting for and ASI breaks down the California propositions. We’ll also...

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