Campus Safety

Campus Safety

By Alexandra Quinones, Austin Robertson, Marycruz Rivera, Eduardo Rosas, and Clare Wang

August 2, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photos, Student Life, Video

While communication is a vital part of maintaining safety, at Long Beach City College this has not been the case. With the police relying on the people at risk to notify them of any suspicious actions or incidents, good communication has become the weak spot of maintaining safety at LBCC. “S...

Rules for the Road of a Transferring Student

Rules for the Road of a Transferring Student

By Gianna Triplett, Julia Campos, Yoloczitlali Perez, Alexa Penaloza, and Soo Min Park

August 2, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Students at Long Beach City College scramble to complete their transfer applications in hopes of getting into the state or UC systems. The school offers aid to transferring students in their well known transfer center. Enrollment specialist at LBCC Judith Quilaton helps students with the transfer pr...

Emphasizing Forms of Expression at Long Beach City College

Emphasizing Forms of Expression at Long Beach City College

By Yuna Baek, Mina Choi, Wendy Diaz, Caroline Herling, and Dylan Vanek

August 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Features, Student Life, Top Stories

Walking around the liberal arts campus of Long Beach City College, students can observe various activities all around them, one being the visual and media arts department. This department allows many individuals to express themselves in different forms of arts, but is seen to be often underappreciat...

EOPS provides life changing opportunities for student, Steven Navarro

EOPS provides life changing opportunities for student, Steven Navarro

By Christopher Cornejo, Louden Nidy, Adriana Flores, Connor, Natalie Olivares, Editorial Team

August 1, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life

Growing up on the east side of Los Angeles, Steven Navarro had a rougher upbringing than most. He has had to fend for himself from a young age, without the support of a family. He did not think that schooling would be an option for him, until one of his friends suggested he visit the Extended Opportunity...

The Common Denominator is Art

The Common Denominator is Art

By Patrick Monreal, James Pratt, Jacqueline Pompa, and Emily Nagamoto

August 5, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

On Wednesday afternoon, students at Long Beach City College had the opportunity to hear freshman Vivadine Delfs sing outside while she sculpted. Meanwhile, inside the Nordic Lounge, sophomore Renae Pollack huddled around a large notebook with a daunting collection of pencils and sharpies. Despite t...

The Game That Never Dies

The Game That Never Dies

By Presley Allen, Lokesh Bhardwaj, Phillip Leung, and Ruby Martinez

August 5, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Entering college as a freshman may seem daunting, but what’s a better way to meet new people who share a common interest than playing Pokémon GO? Pokémon GO is a massively multiplayer mobile game in which players can catch Pokémon in their everyday lives. The application utilizes a phone’s GPS to mirro...

Summer at Long Beach City College

Summer at Long Beach City College

By Zarina Yunis, Alyssa Boedigheimer, Emily Manton, and Jacob Gibbs

August 5, 2017


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Student Life, Video

Hard work does not stop when the temperature rises at Long Beach City College. On a summer day around campus there are students taking a variety of classes, as well as students working on campus for the summer break. Student employee Stephan Chan mentioned various aspects of campus life. “Throughout...

EOPS and Financial Aid provide services to disadvantaged students

EOPS and Financial Aid provide services to disadvantaged students

By Julie Yoo, Michael Toyos, Trevor Klein, and Riley Collins

August 4, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Student Life, Top Stories, Video

Long Beach City College students file out the door of the admissions office to apply for financial aid programs that will help them fulfill their college dreams. With the fall semester approaching on Aug. 2, LBCC junior Steve Navarro stood outside the Admissions office at LBCC in a navy-blue shirt...

From Hiding Behind a Mask to Creating Masks

From Hiding Behind a Mask to Creating Masks

By Lindsay Chong, Braeden Bailey, Ashwin Chona, and Paul Yoo

August 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Student Life, Top Stories

As Danielle Crowder, 24, sets down her mask and undoes her purple ponytail on a Wednesday afternoon, a resilient and aspiring woman appears. Having been disguised as a drug addict for seven years, Crowder shows her true self— a young woman who loves art and law. Before drugs crippled her career,...

Community College: what are you paying for?

Community College: what are you paying for?

By Maya Chari - Newbury Park High School, Kavita Rai - Newbury park High School, Kate Wasson - Mater Dei High School, Graham Metzker - Long Beach Poly High School, and Connor Schwengel - Woodbridge High School

August 4, 2016


Filed under Features, Multimedia, Student Life, Top Stories, Video

The three things an incoming college freshman frets about are eating right, sleeping right, and paying right— paying right being the number one concern for most students, especially at Long Beach City College. “I chose LBCC because it’s close to home. And it’s cheaper,” said Dylan Roberts,...

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