President’s Message

Dreamers Welcome and Wanted at The Beach

Dear Campus Community, Many of you know of the federal program called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA). The policy has allowed eligible undocumented immigrants who entered the United States as children to receive protection from deportation, an ability to travel internationally, and the potential to obtain a work permit that must be renewed every […]

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Sustainable Transportation

Dear Campus Community, Our campus is a leader in sustainability, and promoting pro-environmental actions is a top priority at The Beach. But reaching our ambitious goal of climate neutrality will require every one of us to take action. One of the best ways to do this is by using alternative transportation for your campus commute. […]

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We Embrace Free Speech

Dear Beach Community, The hate and violence on display over the past few days at the University of Virginia and in Charlottesville, Virginia remind us that racism, anti-Semitism, Islamophobia, neo-Nazism, and intolerance for “differences” loom over our democracy. While every American has a constitutional right to demonstrate peacefully, even on the most odious of platforms, […]

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CSULB Community Open Letter

Dear Campus Community, Please review a letter from Chancellor Timothy White. In it he invites your feedback about me! The CSU System policy provides campus presidents with broad feedback at the end of their first three years and then periodically after that. I welcome your comments as a way to continually improve my service to […]

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A Striving Beach: 4

For the past several weeks I’ve been writing to you about the great services Long Beach State offers students to ensure their success. A Striving Beach: 1 outlined our pyramid of services, and A Striving Beach: 2 focused on universal services available to all. A Striving Beach: 3 described some of our targeted services and […]

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