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(Left to right) LBCC Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley, past Board of Trustee President Jeff Kellogg and newly elected Trustee President Otto. The Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees elected Doug Otto as its new Board President and Irma Archuleta as Vice President.
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has announced it has received a $4.45 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to fund the next five years (2015-20) of its Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) Program.
Actress and CSULB student Asha Kamali May. Asha Kamali May, a veteran stage and screen performer currently attending California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) as a master of fine arts acting student, was recently named Best Actress by NBC Universal’s Star Project.
Long Beach State University (LBSU), in partnership with the Special Olympics World Games, will host 330 Chinese athletes and their coaches, who will stay in the university’s Beachside Housing dormitories from July 21-24 while training for the upcoming World Games.
Eloy Ortiz Oakley President Long Beach City College Statement from Long Beach City College President Eloy Ortiz Oakley on the newly created UC Transfer Pathways initiative:
CSULB Professor Dr. Lesley Farmer selected 2015 recipient of the Librarian Recognition Award by the Library Instruction Round Table of the American Library Association Lesley Farmer, a professor of Educational Technology and Media Leadership at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), was selected as the 2015 recipient of the Librarian Recognition Award by the Library Instruction Round Table (LIRT) of the American Library Association (ALA).
Approaching nearly two decades as partners, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) and Special Olympics Southern California announced Thursday, that the university will continue to serve as the host site for Summer Games through 2017.
Mentor Mike Forth stands with Jazzier Johnson and Vice-Mayor Suja Lowenthal. By his own admission, Jazzier Johnson, 17, was just wasting time and rapidly becoming a high school drop out. That was before he entered the Power4Youth mentoring program of Long Beach and turned his future around.
On Sunday, May 31, 2015, the Rockett Academy recognized its first class of seventh and eighth graders who completed the year-long program. Graduates received certificates and special words of encouragement from the local firefighters who mentored them throughout the year.
President Oakley (center) with two LBCC scholarship recipients at Friday’s reception. LBCC students Dung Vo (left) received $14,000 and Zachariah Hawk (right) received more than $22,000 in scholarships. Long Beach City College awarded $1.5 million in scholarships Friday, May 29, the most of any single year in College history.