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,...

The code to success

The code to success

By Dailyn Simmons, Annie Palos, and Alyssa Leyva

August 4, 2016


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories, Video

From his burning desire to write fantasy novels to taking on the coding of virtual fantasy worlds, 20-year-old Computer Science major Jay Mott is on the path of an exciting journey. On the steps of the Long Beach City College library, Mott mentioned he is in his second year and had many interesting things...

Do you know your mission statement?

Do you know your mission statement?

By Olivia Luby, Jaycen Sussman, Caitlin Henderson, Joseph Barnes, Jenny Park, and Jessica Lipaz

August 4, 2016


Filed under Features, Student Life, Top Stories, Video

Purposeful. Focused. Nurturing. Connected. Respectful. These five words describe the core values of Long Beach City College’s (LBCC) mission statement. On August 3, a group of high school journalists walked around LBCC asking students and staff on campus if they knew their school’s values and...

Pokémon Go at LBCC

Pokémon Go at LBCC

By Emily Nagamoto - Newbury Park High School, Gary Schwarz - San Marino High School, Miranda Ramirez - Downey High School, Graham Metzker - Long Beach Poly High School, and Connor Schwengel - Woodbridge High School

August 4, 2016


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

Arcanine, combat power 936. Eevee, combat power 210. Charizard, combat power 888. These names are not of animals found in the Los Angeles Zoo, quite the contrary. This list is of virtual characters found in the game; Pokémon GO. These are kinds of Pokémon that can be caught and evolved by Pokémon ...

STORIFY: Best places to chow near NPHS

By Connor Keep

August 2, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Storify, Student Life

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