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CSUEB students return for winter

CSUEB students return for winter

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
January 11, 2017
Filed under Campus, Features

It’s the second week of winter term and after a monthlong hiatus, Cal State East Bay students are settling back into the routine. Students huddled indoors during the first days of winter term in campus facilities like Starbucks, the University Library and the Diversity Center to seek shel...

East Bay to host 4th annual Week of Inclusive Excellence

East Bay to host 4th annual Week of Inclusive Excellence

Tishauna Carrell,
Staff Writer
January 11, 2017
Filed under Campus, Features, Showcase

Last month, The Wall Street Journal ranked CSUEB the 4th most diverse college in the West. Because it is one of the most racially diverse schools in the nation, University Diversity Officer Diana Rush Woods thinks it is important for students and faculty to be informed about their peers’ ethnic ba...

Dean to retire this month

Dean to retire this month

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
January 11, 2017
Filed under Campus

For Jagdish Agrawal, dean of the College of Business and Economics at Cal State East Bay, the new year signifies the closing of a chapter. The CSUEB Office of Academic Affairs announced on Friday that after 26 years, Agrawal will retire at the end of the month. He held his current position as dean sin...

CSUEB men’s basketball loses fourth in a row

CSUEB men’s basketball loses fourth in a row

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer
January 11, 2017
Filed under Sports

After starting the season off with 6 straight wins, the California State East Bay men’s basketball team has struggled in their past few games of conference play. The Pioneers played their seventh and eighth game of conference play against California State San Marcos and UC San Diego over the weekend,...

East Bay theater brings Ferguson to campus

East Bay theater brings Ferguson to campus

Wendy Medina,
Copy Editor
January 6, 2017
Filed under Arts & Life, Campus, Showcase

As the lights dimmed and the music died down at a Dec. 9 performance of “CSU Ferguson” at Cal State East Bay, the performers made it clear that the title of this performance was meant to bring the world of police brutality to our campus frontlines, because we as college students of color are very real...

Distinguished alumni award winner thrives in Bay Area

Distinguished alumni award winner thrives in Bay Area

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
January 6, 2017
Filed under Campus, Features, Showcase

Every year Cal State East Bay gives out awards to alumni who are deemed distinguished by a committee of faculty and staff as well as the president of the university. The most recent recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards were given out in October at the Hayward campus to Atul Dhablania clas...

Online classes saving grace for working students

Online classes saving grace for working students

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
January 5, 2017
Filed under Campus, Opinion, Showcase

I’m a graduating senior this year and miraculously I’ve managed to commute to Cal State East Bay’s Hayward campus no more than two days a week for the past two years. As a student who works two jobs when I’m not in school, if I hadn’t taken half of my classes online, this balance would neve...

Unscripted Podcast – Christmas Special Mixdown

Unscripted Podcast – Christmas Special Mixdown

Jocelyn Kibby
December 12, 2016
Filed under Media, Podcasts, Videos

How to deal with receiving bad Christmas gifts. S/o to Derek for the topic. ...

Unscripted Podcast – Thanksgiving Special Mixdown

Unscripted Podcast – Thanksgiving Special Mixdown

Jocelyn Kibby
December 12, 2016
Filed under Media, Podcasts, Videos

Special Thanksgiving podcast / "Thanksgiving is approaching and I'm ready"

Unscripted Podcast – November 10 Mixdown

Unscripted Podcast – November 10 Mixdown

Jocelyn Kibby
December 12, 2016
Filed under Media, Podcasts, Videos

Unscripted podcast from November 10, 2016 / CSUEB men's basketball team discuss season expectations, the NBA, and play basketball trivia

Unscripted Podcast – November 3 Mixdown

Unscripted Podcast – November 3 Mixdown

Jocelyn Kibby
December 12, 2016
Filed under Media, Podcasts, Videos

Unscripted podcast from November 3, 2016 / "Cheating, who does it best?"

Unscripted Podcast – November 1 Mixdown

Unscripted Podcast – November 1 Mixdown

Jocelyn Kibby
December 12, 2016
Filed under Media, Podcasts, Videos

Unscripted podcast from November 1, 2016 / Playing a game "Go to the Scaa"

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