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Una ilusión de la inclusión: Iniciativas de diversidad en CSUEB

Una ilusión de la inclusión: Iniciativas de diversidad en CSUEB

Traducción por Beatriz Orozco

February 13, 2014


Filed under Letter to Editor, Opinion, Showcase, Spanish

Mientras me preparo para celebrar por lo menos mi cuadragésimo mes de la historia Afroamericano en la Universidad estatal de California East Bay, reflexiono con asombro cómo han cambiado la cosas. En aquellos días éramos pocos, en su mayoría estudiantes y profesores del departamento de estudios...

Baseball field better equipped for rain

Baseball field better equipped for rain

Thomas Schelstraete,
Contributor

February 13, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The newly renovated Pioneer baseball field has yet to see much action since two of its four games have been rained out. The total cost of the renovated field was $259,612, including $240,112 in construction and $19,500 in design fees according to Keat Saw who acted as project manager following the...

Warren Hall replacement building to begin construction next week

Warren Hall replacement building to begin construction next week

Mohamed Sirker,
Contributor

February 6, 2014


Filed under Campus, Features, Showcase

Construction for the Warren Hall replacement buidling, called the Academic Services and Faculty Offices, will begin next week on Feb. 15. The building will be located on the north side of campus, between the Student Services Administration building and the Art and Education building. Construction...

Ceremony unveils new $62,000 playground structure

Ceremony unveils new $62,000 playground structure

By Mohamed Sirker,
Contributor

February 6, 2014


Filed under Metro, Showcase

On Wednesday, Hayward school and city officials, community members, Lowe’s and Carter’s Kids representatives and volunteers gathered for a ribbon cutting ceremony to unveil a new playground structure at Park Elementary. The previous play area was largely made up of rusted metal structures with chipped...

CSU HIEP works to cover students under Obamacare

CSU HIEP works to cover students under Obamacare

Elisa Brice,
Contributor

February 6, 2014


Filed under Campus, Features, Showcase

California State University, East Bay is one of 16 CSU campuses that will now assist students getting healthcare through a new CSU-wide initiative. The CSU Health Insurance Education Program or HIEP is a chancellor-supported initiative lead by Timothy P. White that was created to help students gain hea...

Literary review aims to give voice to West Coast

Literary review aims to give voice to West Coast

Jesse Prado,
Contributor

February 6, 2014


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus, Showcase

Every year the students of English 6060 put California State University, East Bay on the map through its very own student-run publication known as the “Arroyo Literary Review.” The publication’s sixth issue holds true to Arroyo’s aim of giving a platform to poets and other creative writers...

Pioneer Men’s Basketball: Correcting a Losing Culture

Pioneer Men’s Basketball: Correcting a Losing Culture

Todd Washburn,
Contributor

February 6, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

A new skipper has emerged for the California State University, East Bay men’s basketball program for the 2013-2014 season in the form of Head Coach Gus Argenal. For some of the Pioneers, the last three years haven’t been very kind.  Under the previous Head Coach Will Biggs, the team struggled...

Oakland home-builder constructs recycled shelters for homeless

Oakland home-builder constructs recycled shelters for homeless

Leandra Galloway,
Contributor

January 31, 2014


Filed under Metro, Showcase

Gregory Kloehn, a handyman with a drill, takes recycled trash and turns it into homes.  The Oakland homebuilder has adopted building style techniques from the homeless to master his efforts in building unique mini-sized portable homes for the homeless in West Oakland, Calif. Kloehn does not sell...

New program promotes healthy body images

New program promotes healthy body images

Selina Smith,
Contributor

January 31, 2014


Filed under Campus, Features, Showcase

The Recreation and Wellness Center at California State University, East Bay is planning its first “Love Your Body Week,” a special program Feb. 3-7 to bring awareness to positive and healthy body images. The weeklong event will include a wide variety of activities, focusing on promoting healthier...

Bay Area Indian Americans unite to celebrate Republic Day

Bay Area Indian Americans unite to celebrate Republic Day

Beatriz Moreno,
Contributor

January 31, 2014


Filed under Metro, Showcase

On Saturday January 26th, Fremont’s Lake Elizabeth transformed into a colorful array of fabrics, with an eclectic beat of sounds and dances in celebration of Indian Republics Day. It is a national Indian holiday that rejoices the day that the Constitution of India came into action, on January 26...

Cupcakery takes personal approach

Cupcakery takes personal approach

Marina Swanson,
Visual Editor

January 31, 2014


Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

Catherine Golez, or “Cat” as she’s known to friends and customers, spent a recent afternoon baking up two dozen cupcakes with steady determination and a stroke of artistry for a custom order that would be hand delivered to a birthday party in San Ramon the following afternoon. She mixed up the...

Women’s Basketball finds success behind great defense

Women’s Basketball finds success behind great defense

Christopher George,
Sports Editor

January 31, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With two definitive wins this past weekend, the California State University, East Bay women’s basketball team move into sole possession of second place in the California Collegiate Athletic Association and now are just one game back of first. The Pioneers (12-7, 9-3 CCAA) find themselves in a much...

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