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CSULB Receives $22.7 Million Grant From the National Institutes of Health

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California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has received its largest award ever — $22.7 million over five years — from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to establish an innovative research program that prepares underrepresented students for doctoral programs.

Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company to Hold Workshop at CSULB

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Members of the Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company (UCB TourCo) – one of the most acclaimed improvisation and sketch comedy troupes in the nation – will bring their specialized training and performance skills to the CSULB Theatre Arts Department on Saturday, November 8.

National Association of Community College Entrepreneurship Names LBCC 2014 Entrepreneurial College

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The National Association of Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has named Long Beach Community College District in Long Beach, CA as its 2014 Entrepreneurial College at its 12th Annual Conference, powered by Intuit, now underway in Phoenix.

Councilmember Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Kerr Join to Establish North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative

Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Megan Kerr

Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Megan Kerr On October 14th, Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) Board Member Megan Kerr announced a collaboration establishing the North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative.

City Joins in Expanding, Fulfilling Long Beach College Promise

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In an event Monday at Ernest McBride High School, Mayor Robert Garcia, LBUSD Superintendent Chris Steinhauser, LBCC President Eloy Oakley, and CSULB President Jane Conoley announced a sweeping educational initiative that enhances the Long Beach College Promise by bringing the City into partnership with the three major educational institutions in Long Beach and expanding the mission of the College Promise.

Canada’s Saints Face Off With St. Anthony Saints in Sports Showdown

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This week, the St. Mary’s High School “Saints” from Calgary, Alberta, Canada are coming to Long Beach to face off with St. Anthony High School’s “Saints” in the tenth rendition of their rivalry, competing in football, volleyball, and soccer.

CSULB University Players Present The Colored Museum

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The CSULB Theatre Arts Department University Players is proud to present The Colored Museum, written by George C. Wolfe, music by Kysia Bostic, and directed by Trevor Biship. Playing October 17th through November 1st, The Colored Museum, in a series of vignettes, explores stereotypes through African American stories and history.

CSULB Senior Andrew Carnes Receives National Leadership Award From Pi Kappa Phi

Cal State Long Beach senior Andrew Carnes (at left) receives the Howard H. Baker Leadership Award from Mark E. Timmes, CEO of Pi Kappa Phi, at the fraternity’s Supreme Chapter conference in Atlanta.

Cal State Long Beach senior Andrew Carnes (at left) receives the Howard H. Baker Leadership Award from Mark E. Timmes, CEO of Pi Kappa Phi, at the fraternity’s Supreme Chapter conference in Atlanta. Andrew Carnes, a senior at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), has been honored by the Pi Kappa Phi Supreme Chapter as this year’s recipient of the Howard H.

LBCC District Board of Trustees Appoint Irma Archuleta to Fill Area 2 Vacancy

Irma Archuleta (far left) is sworn in by Long Beach City College Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley (center).  Former Area 2 Trustee and current Long Beach Councilmember Roberto Uranga stands near (far right).

Irma Archuleta (far left) is sworn in by Long Beach City College Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley (center). Former Area 2 Trustee and current Long Beach Councilmember Roberto Uranga stands near (far right). Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees announced at Thursday night’s Board of Trustees special meeting that Irma Archuleta will fill the Area 2 vacancy with a unanimous vote of 4-0.

Library Cards Help Students Succeed in School and in Life

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One of the simplest ways to ensure a child’s school success is by making a quick trip to the Long Beach Public Library to get a library card. September is National Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the library joins with the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to make sure that every student has the most important school supply of all – a free library card.

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