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Art students depict the human body

Art students depict the human body

Beatriz Alvarez,
Contributor

February 26, 2015


Filed under Arts & Life, Photo Galleries

An exhibit from last weekend on Cal State University, East Bay’s campus features artwork from twenty different CSUEB art students showing their abstract perspectives of the human body. The series, titled “Senior Capstone Series,” is comprised of three classes: Senior Thesis, Senior Seminar and...

Pioneer Athlete of the Week: Mariam Lowe

Pioneer Athlete of the Week: Mariam Lowe

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

February 26, 2015


Filed under Sports

By placing second in the 100-yard backstroke event, California State University, East Bay sophomore swimmer Mariam Lowe helped the Pioneers finish in third place at the Pacific Collegiate Swim and Dive Championships in La Mirada over the weekend. The championships are a huge determining factor in...

Men’s basketball struggle at home

Men’s basketball struggle at home

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

February 26, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The struggle continued for the Cal State East Bay men’s basketball team over the weekend after they lost both home games at Pioneer Gymnasium in Hayward. The Pioneers lost to Cal State San Bernardino 78-65 on Friday and fell again on Saturday to Humboldt State 81-57. CSUEB is now 6-20 overall and 4-16 ...

CSUEB alumni take over Moreau JV baseball

CSUEB alumni take over Moreau JV baseball

Taylor Kruger,
Contributor

February 26, 2015


Filed under Sports

After 20 years of playing amateur and collegiate baseball, California State University, East Bay baseball alumni Nick Hudson is now gearing up for a new challenge: his first year as head coach for the Junior Varsity baseball program at Moreau Catholic High School in Hayward. “I know that a few of ...

Pioneers break even in conference home stand

Pioneers break even in conference home stand

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

February 26, 2015


Filed under Sports

Cal State East Bay women’s basketball team split two home games over the weekend at Pioneer Gymnasium after they beat the Cal State San Bernardino Coyotes 74-66 in overtime on Friday, but lost to the Humboldt State Jacks on Saturday 69-67. Momentum was on the Pioneers’ side after the overtime t...

Womens water polo loses two on the road

Womens water polo loses two on the road

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

February 26, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Cal State East Bay women’s water polo team lost two games on Saturday: 12-7 to the host Santa Clara Broncos and to the No. 11 nationally ranked Indiana University 16-0 in Santa Clara. CSUEB is now 3-8 overall while the Broncos improved to 7-4 overall and the Hoosiers 6-6 overall after they both defeated the Pioneers. Indiana freshman Kelly Matthews ...

Hoop squads split road games down south

Hoop squads split road games down south

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

February 20, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Cal State East Bay women’s basketball team went 1-1 on their Southern California road trip over the weekend as they defeated Cal State Los Angeles 66-53 on Friday and lost to Cal State Dominguez Hills on Saturday 75-63 in front of rowdy home crowd. CSUEB is now 15-9 overall and 10-8 in Califor...

Week of events set for Hayward campus

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

February 20, 2015


Filed under Campus

California State University, East Bay will kick off its annual Week of Inclusive Excellence at 9 a.m. on Monday in the University Union Multipurpose Room with President Leroy Morishita set to give the opening remarks. The events are scheduled for Feb. 23 through Feb. 27 with multiple activities sch...

Softball split games with AAU Knights

Softball split games with AAU Knights

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

February 12, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Cal State East Bay women’s softball team improved to 5-1 this season after splitting a doubleheader with the Academy of Art University at Pioneer Field in Hayward on Feb. 5. CSUEB managed to take the first game 4-3 but fell to the Urban Knights 8-6 in game two. Academy of Art University is no...

ASI to host film screening

ASI to host film screening

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor

February 12, 2015


Filed under Campus

In celebration of Black History Month, Associated Students Incorporated will host screenings of the movie “Dear White People” on Tuesday, Feb. 17 throughout the day. The free screenings will take place in the University Union Multipurpose Room, first at 10 a.m. and then every two hours afterwards until 9 p.m. ASI will provide moviegoers with popcorn and candy at the event while supplies last. The screening of “Dear White People” is a two-part event an...

16th Annual Night of Jazz comes to Yoshi’s

16th Annual Night of Jazz comes to Yoshi’s

Sam Benavidez,
Arts and Life Editor

February 12, 2015


Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

As the 16th Annual Night of Jazz at Yoshi’s in Oakland approaches,California State University, East Bay Director of Jazz Studies Mitch Butler reflected on last year’s jazz orchestra performance. “[That was] my first time [at Yoshi’s] as a conductor or a performer. When you play in a theater l...

Letter to the Editor: CSUEB name change

February 12, 2015


Filed under Letters-to-editor

This letter was submitted in January 2015. Ladies and Gentlemen, Ten years ago this month CSU Hayward divorced Hayward, its main campus name of 42 years and married East Bay.. No other CSU before or since had or has 1) dropped a 30 or 40 year old main campus name to take a new one, 2) dropp...

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