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High School Students from the 47th Congressional District Discover the Importance of “Linking Learning to Life”

By Susan C. Mills Nearly 200 female high school students from California’s 47th Congressional District gathered in California State University Long Beach’s (CSULB) University Student Union on Saturday, Feb. 21 to attend the 2015 Young Women’s Empowerment Conference. The event was presented by Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-Calif.) and featured CSULB President Jane Close Conoley, who […]

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President Conoley Encourages African American Families to Make College a Reality

Reaching out to the local African-American community President Jane Close Conoley spoke at Antioch Church in Long Beach on Sunday, Feb. 22, as part of the California State University’s (CSU) Super Sunday, an initiative designed to inform young African Americans about the value of higher education and encourage them to pursue it. While Super Sunday is […]

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Talk About It, Says Teen Dating Violence Expert

Teen dating violence is real and not going away anytime soon. That’s according to social work professor Christian Molidor, an expert on the topic. “It’s not getting better, we know that,” said Molidor, who served as the director of CSULB’s School of Social Work from 2011-14. “Research began with spousal violence and then it went […]

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Cal State Long Beach Rolls Out Dynamic Website Allowing Users to Browse on Mobile Devices and in 91 Languages

By Terri M. Carbaugh Cal State Long Beach (CSULB) went live Feb. 18 with the roll out of a new and dynamic university website.  The initial launch includes a complete redesign of the homepage, new homepages for the Shark Lab, University Art Museum and 49er Bookstore as well as a new content management system, responsive (mobile) […]

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