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CSUEB women’s soccer coach retires

CSUEB women’s soccer coach retires

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Sports

How do you let go of something you have literally been invested in your entire life? That’s a question head women’s soccer coach Amy Gerace had to answer when she came face to face with the decision that she was going to step down from her position as head coach -- a position that she has held...

Berkeley earthquake rattles Bay Area: Is CSU East Bay seismically safe?

Berkeley earthquake rattles Bay Area: Is CSU East Bay seismically safe?

Daniel McGuire,
Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase

At 2:39 a.m. on Jan. 4, a magnitude 4.4 earthquake occurred in Berkeley that shook most of the Bay Area. On Tuesday night, two back-to-back earthquakes struck the Bay Area again. As a student in my fifth year at California State University, East Bay, the earthquake was a reminder that the Hayward c...

Campus Safety 101: Walking around CSUEB at night

Campus Safety 101: Walking around CSUEB at night

Sierra Perales,
Contributor

January 24, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase

Winter time on Cal State East Bay’s campus can get cold and especially dark since daylight savings time ends in November. The dark evenings will continue until daylight savings returns in early March. For anyone on campus studying or taking night classes, this means having to cross parts of campus...

Coping with stress and depression in college

Coping with stress and depression in college

Isabel De Honor,
Contributor

January 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion

College: what some may say will be the best four years of your life. These are the years you’re supposed to enjoy life to the fullest, experience new things and find your true self. I bombarded myself with new experiences and attempted to stray out of my comfort zone my freshman year. I met new ...

Why CSUEB needs to take more action: My experience as an undocumented student

Why CSUEB needs to take more action: My experience as an undocumented student

Kenzi Hilario,
Contributor

January 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Cal State East Bay is a campus that claims to be an inclusive university that serves its diverse population of students. But as an undocumented immigrant, I feel underserved. As graduation nears, I am disappointed that the school still does not have an undocumented resource center to support its p...

Women’s basketball win streak snapped

Women’s basketball win streak snapped

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a three game win streak and having won seven out of their last eight games, the Cal State East Bay women’s basketball team was defeated by UC San Diego. The Pioneers kept up with San Diego, who happen to be undefeated in California Collegiate Athletic Association conference play (CCAA). The...

CSUEB student turns a side hustle into a legitimate business

CSUEB student turns a side hustle into a legitimate business

Alexis Figuera,
Contributor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Features

HustleTea is an East Bay special-tea One guy and a cooler is an unusual place to get your tea or coffee from but if you’ve had HustleTea, then you know it’s not unusual at all. Adrien La, 20, has been selling his aunt’s homemade recipes for Thai tea and Vietnamese coffee since December 2016 with som...

Did you know CSUEB offers massage therapy?

Did you know CSUEB offers massage therapy?

Jocelyn Jensen,
Contributor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase

Finals week perfect time to destress I filled out a questionnaire, checked in for my Nov. 6 massage appointment, entered a brightly-lit room and disrobed. I put on the open back gown and laid under a sheet on top of a massage table. As instrumental music played in the background, certified massage therap...

New chapter and new beginnings for East Bay Chapter of PRSSA

New chapter and new beginnings for East Bay Chapter of PRSSA

Sierra Perales,
Contributor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Campus

In 2002, nine communications majors created the Public Relations Student Society at Cal State East Bay to help each other pursue careers in the public relations industry. The organization started out strong numbers-wise, but over time they struggled to keep club enrollment up above the minimum of 10...

DeStress-Fest relieves CSUEB students’ tension over the holidays

DeStress-Fest relieves CSUEB students’ tension over the holidays

Sean McVannel,
Contributor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Campus

  The holiday season often marks the beginning of a stress-filled marathon that lasts until the new year. Overeating, gift giving, and extended stays with the in-laws drum up those familiar feelings that can leave both your wallet and your mental gas tank empty. The Recreation and Wellness Center on the Ca...

Beginning fall 2018, CSUEB parking permits could reach nearly $200

Beginning fall 2018, CSUEB parking permits could reach nearly $200

Myles Watkins,
Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion

As we enter the last official academic winter quarter in CSUEB history, I have begun to wonder more intensely about what the semester conversion will look like and how it will affect students as we edge closer to fall 2018. Upon researching on how the semester conversion will affect my academics, I als...

Men’s basketball finds its rhythm

Men’s basketball finds its rhythm

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After two tough losses in the Inland Empire of Southern California versus Cal State San Bernardino and Cal Poly Pomona, the Cal State East Bay men’s basketball team bounced back at home. The team won two home games this past week to improve their record to 8-8 overall, and 4-6 in conference pla...

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