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Medical Bone Printer Wins Cal State Long Beach Innovation Challenge

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 15, 2015) – A 3-D printer boasting unique technology that can replicate bone structures created by a team of entrepreneurial California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) students was selected as the winner of the university’s 5th annual Innovation Challenge. The students’ company, LuxNova, will be provided with $10,000 seed funding and a variety of business services including office space, marketing services and legal assistance to get their concept off the ground.

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Cal State Long Beach UTEACH Program Receives $500,000 Gift

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 10, 2015) – Current and future students studying in California State University Long Beach’s (CSULB) Urban Teacher Education Academy (UTEACH) will benefit from new stipends and scholarships thanks to a $500,000 gift from SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union (FCU). Additionally, the program will be renamed as SchoolsFirst FCU UTEACH.

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No Ocean-Borne Radiation from Fukushima Detected in Kelp from Round 3 of Sampling for Kelp Watch 2015

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 7, 2015) – A California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) scientist overseeing Kelp Watch 2015 announced today that measurements from Pt. Conception, Calif. to Tofino, British Columbia, show no signs of ocean-borne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster, following analysis of the kelp collected from January through February.

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Cal State Long Beach Sustainable Landscape Project to Reduce Annual Water Use by 3.5 Million Gallons

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 6, 2015) – California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) will embark on a major project to convert selected lawn areas on campus into drought tolerant landscapes that will be more water efficient and environmentally sustainable.

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