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Andy Garcia Electrifies the Luckman

Andy Garcia Electrifies the Luckman

Anthony Karambelas, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Arts, Newest, News

For the past few years, Andy Garcia and his All Star CineSons have booked an impressive array of gigs, from the Geffen Playhouse to the Catalina Jazz Club. It was only a matter of time before they injected the Luckman Fine Arts Complex with a shot of that Cuban flavor only they deal. On Feb. 2, Andy...

Shake, Rattle; There’s An App For That

Joseph P. Pinto, Multimedia Journalist

February 6, 2019


Filed under Broadcast, Campus News, News, Technology

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...

One Million Dollar Grant for Student Filmmakers

Monica Tamayo, Public Relations Assistant

February 6, 2019


Filed under Newest, News

Cal State LA’s undergraduate program in the Television, Film and Media Studies department has received a grant of $1 million to support diversity in filmmaking. This donation is part of an ongoing five-year partnership between the University and Hauser & Wirth Gallery to use film as a tool for...

Golden Eagles Return to Action – 2019 Season Preview

Golden Eagles Return to Action – 2019 Season Preview

Anthony Quach, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Sports

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...

Fyre vs Fyre

Fyre vs Fyre

Marisa Vasquez, Managing Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under News

White sandy beaches, brunch on a yacht, sexy celebrities galore and enough alcohol to quench the thirst of the USC and UCLA fraternity rows combined; this was the image that Fyre Festival sold when they announced its existence to the world. Unbeknownst to those who bought into the millennial dream,...

Settlement Reached between University and Former Athletic Administrator

Marissa Chavez, Digital Editor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Headlines, Newest, News, Politics

Former Olympic athlete and Cal State LA Administrator Dr. Sheila Hudson, accused the University of gender discrimination in Aug. 2016. Meanwhile, she accused ex-Athletic Director Mike Garrett of sexual harassment simultaneously. Hudson’s 22-page complaint alleged that Heisman Trophy recipient Mike...

Meals on wheels

Meals on wheels

Matthew Gonzalez, Contributor

February 1, 2017


Filed under Headlines, Lifestyle

Are you trying to tone up for your new year's resolution?  Don't know where to find any healthy alternatives on campus? Cal State LA has sixteen venues across campus where students can purchase a meal or snack during their down time from classes. The Office of Communications and Public Affairs sent out a m...

Bidding farewell to a distinguished alumnus

Bidding farewell to a distinguished alumnus

Erron Franklin, Copy Editor

November 22, 2016


Filed under Arts

Robert Francis Vaughn, an Oscar nominated actor and distinguished Cal State LA alumnus has passed away from acute leukemia, according to his manager Matthew Sullivan. Vaughn was 83. As Hollywood mourns the loss of one its greats, Cal State LA is saying goodbye to one of its distinguished alumni who ...

‘Checking In’ on Facebook for Standing Rock? It’s a hoax.

‘Checking In’ on Facebook for Standing Rock? It’s a hoax.

Malerie Wilkins, Contributor

November 7, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle

If you are seeing a mass amount of Facebook friends checking in to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, it is because they have decided to participate in the protest between the police and activists against Dakota Access Pipeline Project, a $3.7 billion investment into t...

Beatboxing, a cappella, and laughs from the Seoul

Beatboxing, a cappella, and laughs from the Seoul

J. Aaron Delgado, Photo Editor

October 24, 2016


Filed under Arts, Headlines

On October 19, the Luckman Theater hosted the U.S. premiere of the delicious musical “BIBAP,” a non-verbal musical with a mix of dance, comedy and cooking. BIBAP performances were staged at the 2010 Edinburgh Fringe Festival where the musical earned positive commendation from festival goers and...

Billie Jean King and Rosie Casals visit the Women’s Tennis Team

Billie Jean King and Rosie Casals visit the Women’s Tennis Team

David Ochoa, Contributor

October 24, 2016


Filed under Headlines, Sports

t is not everyday that people get to meet legends of their craft, but that is exactly what the women’s tennis team were able to do on Friday. Former world number one women’s tennis player and Cal State Los Angeles alum, Billie Jean King, met with the tennis team for a small meeting in the Preside...

Prop 55, the CSU, and You

Carlos Gomez, Production Manager

October 17, 2016


Filed under Headlines, Lifestyle

Many California voters have their eyes on the election. Many items will be up for voting on the November ballot, but one item should stand out to students and faculty: The California Children’s Education and Health Care Protection Act, otherwise known as Prop 55. Prop 55 is an extension of Prop 30, which wa...

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