University Times

The Problem with Admission

The Problem with Admission

Marissa Chavez, Digital Editor

February 26, 2019

“Impaction disproportionately targets the students” “We’re not intimidated, we’re not scared, we’re here to support each other” “They’re supposed to be serving us” “This plan denies our opportunities”     Cal State LA held three public hearings last...

Slaughtered by the Otters

Slaughtered by the Otters

Anthony Quach and Isaac Gutierrez

February 26, 2019

It was a rough weekend in Seaside, CA for the Cal State LA men's baseball team, after they lost all four California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) games to the Cal State Monterey Bay Otters. The Golden Eagles dropped the series opener to the Otters, as they lost 11-6 at the Otters Sports Complex...

Operation Impaction

Operation Impaction

Marissa Chavez, Digital Editor

February 18, 2019

In recent years, Cal State LA’s enrollment numbers have increased by 25 percent according to University President William A. Covino. There are currently 22,649 full-time students according to the Office of the Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, yet there is only enough funding for...

Men’s Basketball Takes Down No.3 Tritons

Men’s Basketball Takes Down No.3 Tritons

Anthony Quach, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2019

On Sat, Feb. 16, the Cal State LA men’s basketball team faced off against the UC San Diego Tritons in a California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) matchup at the Tritons’ Recreation, Intramural and Athletic Complex (RIMAC) Arena in La Jolla, California. After a disappointing loss to the San...

New Goals for the Farmer’s Market

New Goals for the Farmer’s Market

Becky Nava, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2019

Spring semester promises to offer more than flowers as Associated Students Inc. (ASI) will reintroduce its farmers market on campus, Wed, Feb. 27 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ASI interim executive director Marcus Rodriguez hopes to differentiate the event by calling it a “food fair” that aims to combine...

University Recognized as a Military Friendly Institution

University Recognized as a Military Friendly Institution

Monica Tamayo, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2019

Cal State LA has recently been recognized as a military friendly institute for higher learning. This consideration was given to the Veterans Resource Center (VRC) by Military Friendly, a brand owned by VIQTORY. VIQTORY is a company dedicated to creating connections between the military and civilian...

Golden Eagles Begin Their Season on the Road

Golden Eagles Begin Their Season on the Road

Anthony Quach, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2019

The Cal State LA baseball team will open its season on the road this year against the Dixie State Trailblazers today at 3 p.m. Mountain Standard Time (MST). The Golden Eagles were originally scheduled to take on the Biola Eagles at home on Mon, Feb. 4, but due to heavy rainfall, the game was postponed...

Grand Opening Eats

Grand Opening Eats

Joseph P. Pinto, Multimedia Journalist

February 6, 2019

The latest produce-focused meal service on campus–Everytable–celebrated its grand opening Monday, Jan. 28. Those in attendance included: President William A. Covino, Vice President Jose Gomez, and Everytable CEO Sam Polk, who presented this new and healthy alternative to students and faculty. Vice...

Shake, Rattle; There’s An App For That

Shake, Rattle; There’s An App For That

Joseph P. Pinto, Multimedia Journalist

February 6, 2019

On Dec. 31, 2018, Mayor Eric Garcetti–in collaboration with the United States Geological Survey, AT&T and The Annenberg Foundation–released the ShakeAlertLA app for Apple and Android Phones. The app is an early warning system that alerts Los Angeles residents of an incoming earthquake–providing...

Golden Eagles Return to Action – 2019 Season Preview

Golden Eagles Return to Action – 2019 Season Preview

Anthony Quach, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

2018 was a challenging season filled with highs and lows for the Golden Eagles baseball team. Despite injuries to certain players, the Golden Eagles were able to overcome these challenges, as they finish the season with an overall record of 28-24. The Golden Eagles also finished fifth in the California...

Golden Eagles Spoil Toros’ Homecoming

Golden Eagles Spoil Toros’ Homecoming

Anthony Quach, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

On Saturday, Jan. 26, the Cal State LA Men’s Basketball team traveled to Carson to battle the Cal State Dominguez Hill Toros in a California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) matchup. The Golden Eagles spoiled the Toros’ Homecoming Game, as they defeated their crosstown rivals, 77-57 at the...

Golden Eagles Unable to Break Losing Streak

Golden Eagles Unable to Break Losing Streak

Anthony Quach, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

On Saturday, Jan. 26, the Cal State LA Women's Basketball team traveled to Carson to take on the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros in a California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) game. However, the Golden Eagles found themselves on the wrong side of the box score, as they were defeated by their...