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East Bay splits doubleheader against Dominguez Hills

East Bay splits doubleheader against Dominguez Hills

Marissa Marshall,
Sports Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Sports

The California State East Bay baseball team is slowly climbing their way up the California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference (CCAA) standings. After they beat Cal Poly Pomona (20-18 overall, 17-15 CCAA) 3-1 in a four-game series two weeks ago, the Pioneers followed it up with a 2-2 split...

ASI makes changes to Spring Mayhem

ASI makes changes to Spring Mayhem

Tanaya Landry,
Contributor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Campus

Associated Students Inc. is stepping up security for Spring Mayhem with a ban on backpacks, bags and even wallets larger than the size of your hand. The biggest entertainment event of the year that ASI puts on at Cal State East Bay, for the first time, will require students who want to bring a guest...

CSUEB welcomes comedy contortionist

CSUEB welcomes comedy contortionist

Paz Sandoval,
Contributor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus, Showcase

Most Cal State East Bay students can relate to the thoughts of what their life and career will look like after they graduate. This is something comedian Jonathan Burns also had to face after he received an Art Education degree from Millersville University in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 2004. “I know wh...

A new beginning for CSUEB women’s soccer

A new beginning for CSUEB women’s soccer

Marissa Marshall,
Sports Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

After seventeen years under one coach, things will finally look different at East Bay. On March 14, Cal State East Bay athletic director Jason Carmichael named Robin Hart the new women’s soccer team head coach. In January, previous head coach of the Pioneers, Amy Gerace, retired after 17 years...

Campus organization to host STEM fair

Campus organization to host STEM fair

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

April 11, 2018


Filed under Campus

There is no doubt that the acronym STEM has become ingrained in most students brains in today’s era. STEM, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, has been an emphasis of most schools, especially here at Cal State East Bay where funding has recently gone into new programs and facilities ded...

Potential CSU tuition increase ignites protest

Potential CSU tuition increase ignites protest

Erika Martinez,
Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Metro, Showcase

“Free the CSU” was a popular chant on April 4 in Sacramento at the State Capitol building. With a potential Cal State University tuition hike looming, the CSU Student for Quality Education organization and the California Faculty Association organized a demonstration to voice their discontent with t...

Tritons take down Pioneers in four game series

Tritons take down Pioneers in four game series

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

After two successful weekends in the California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference (CCAA) against Chico State (18-4 overall, 14-12 conference) and Cal State San Marcos (13-17, 8-16), the California State East Bay baseball team finally fell. “We played some really good baseball those two...

Men’s golf struggles in home tournament

Men’s golf struggles in home tournament

Brett Fuchs,
Contributor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

At The Club at Ruby Hill Golf Course in Pleasanton, golfers warmed up on the driving range and putting green waiting to get the first round of the Tim Tierney Pioneer Shootout underway on March 5 and 6. For the Pioneers it was a frustrating two days of golf. After day one of the competition, the Pioneers...

The countdown to graduation

The countdown to graduation

Jamie DaSilva,
Contributor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion

As the winter quarter came to a close, there were textbook rentals to turn in and final papers to submit. The midnight oil was burning to ensure good grades. It was my last quarter at California State University, East Bay. I will be graduating with a degree in communication with an emphasis in media...

CSUEB baseball continues to struggle

CSUEB baseball continues to struggle

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

March 14, 2018


Filed under Sports

The California State East Bay baseball team went 1-3 in their four game series versus the Stanislaus State Warriors (10-7 overall, 6-5 California Collegiate Athletic Association Conference) in conference play over the weekend. “We’re a solid squad,” Senior pitcher Alex Vesia said. “We have...

CSUEB club sends letters to students of the Parkland shooting

CSUEB club sends letters to students of the Parkland shooting

Alexis Figuera,
Contributor

March 14, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase

On Feb. 14, a former student gunned down Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. Seventeen people were killed and the shooter, Nikolas Cruz, was arrested. The event has left students, parents and teachers emotionally devastated and struggling to return to school. Two days later, in response...

Communication students build a new radio station on campus

Communication students build a new radio station on campus

Daniel McGuire,
Staff Writer

March 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life

This quarter, California State University, East Bay offered a class in the communication department that had not been offered in twenty years. Comm 3160, “Radio Operation,” has not been offered since CSUEB was known as CSU Hayward. The class is run by Kevin Pina, communication department lecturer...

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