Long Beach Colleges and Universities
Eighth District Councilmember Al Austin – Photo from Facebook
Councilmember Al Austin II invites high school students and their families to a college fair featuring Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in partnership with Stepping in the Right Direction.
Competing against more than 150 different proposals, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) was one of just nine universities in the United States and Latin America selected to receive a $25,000 innovation grant for study abroad and exchange programs under President Obama’s 100,000 Strong in the Americas initiative.
Lieutenant Governor Newsom
Long Beach City College (LBCC), in association with the Committee for Economic Development (CED) and the Office of the Lieutenant Governor, will present a new collaborative report commissioned by the CED entitled: Boosting California’s Postsecondary Performance.
The Historical Society of Long Beach and LBCC’s Long Beach Community Studies Project host their third Long Beach Community Studies Conference on April 26, 2014. The Conference presents an enticing schedule that covers a broad range of topics related to the history of the city and its neighborhoods.
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has been named one of the nation’s “Best Value” public colleges and universities by The Princeton Review, which teamed up with USA Today to announce its list of the 150 “Best Value Colleges for 2014.” The list was released Tuesday, Jan.
CSULB faculty members Tim Keirn and Eileen Luhr named Winners of the William and Edwyna Gilbert Award by the American Historical Association
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) faculty members Tim Keirn and Eileen Luhr have been selected as this year’s winners of the William and Edwyna Gilbert Award by the American Historical Association (AHA).
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has been named among “America’s Best-Bang-for-the-Buck Colleges” in a new list released Monday by the Washington Monthly.
The publication’s 2013 list includes those colleges in America that “do the best job of helping non-wealthy students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices,” and it is a pretty exclusive list.
Eloy O. Oakley, Superintendent-President, Long Beach City College
Long Beach City College (LBCC) Superintendent-President Eloy O. Oakley and the Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees received the 2013 Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Pacific Region Equity Award for their leadership in setting policies, championing an environment of inclusivity, and ensuring results for the enhancement and expansion of opportunities for their diverse student population.
Holly Beck Kimble
Long Beach City College’s leadership, faculty and staff take great pride in the more than 1,200 estimated students transferring to four-year colleges and universities this academic year. LBCC hosted a reception this week to recognize their achievements.
In a recent article published by U.S. News & World Report, Cal State Long Beach (CSULB) has been recognized as one of the top 10 colleges in the nation receiving the most applications from first-time freshmen out of 1,800 schools that reported application data in the publication’s annual survey.