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Should CSUEB reconsider passing EasyPass?

Should CSUEB reconsider passing EasyPass?

March 14, 2019


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The 2018-2019 academic year has marked a lot of changes for California State University, East Bay students. With the official conversion to the semester system, students are trying to grasp all of the improvements. Some of the changes include the $190 parking permit fee per semester, and just recently ...

CSUEB Drag Show

CSUEB Drag Show

March 7, 2019


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PHOTOS BY FERNANDA CARRILLO/THE PIONEER

CSUEB to Eliminate Plastic Bottles

CSUEB to Eliminate Plastic Bottles

By Elizabeth Medina, CONTRIBUTOR

February 28, 2019


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California State University, East Bay is transitioning to more environmentally friendly alternatives in compliance with a new California State University system-wide policy. Policy 5236 was passed at the end of 2018 with the goal of reducing plastic waste throughout all CSU campuses. The first wave of ...

Second Annual Pioneer Pride Fashion Show

Second Annual Pioneer Pride Fashion Show

By Samantha King, CONTRIBUTOR

February 14, 2019


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PHOTOS BY SAMANTHA KING/THE PIONEER California State University, East Bay held its second annual Pioneer Pride Fashion Show last Tuesday in front of the University Union on the Agora Stage for Homecoming Week. Students walked down the runway in the latest Pioneer Pride gear such as sweatshirts, swe...

CSUEB portrait photo contest winners

CSUEB portrait photo contest winners

February 7, 2019


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CSUEB welcomes new Chief of Police

CSUEB welcomes new Chief of Police

By Jessica Irrera, MANAGING EDITOR

January 25, 2019


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California State University, East Bay welcomes a new Chief of Police as the Spring semester commences. Chief Mark Flores started his new position at the University Police Department on Jan. 3 after working for the Alameda County Sheriff's Office for 26 years. “I spent a lot of my career in Oakla...

Brown Issues Organization at CSU East Bay

Brown Issues Organization at CSU East Bay

By Erika Martine, STAFF WRITER

December 13, 2018


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Brown Issues, an organization that began in 2007, focuses on finding solutions for the daily matters that the Latino community experiences in the U.S. in regard to immigration policies, education, at-risk youth and underrepresentation. Brown Issues began at Sacramento City College and has since beco...

Speaker challenges disability privilege

Speaker challenges disability privilege

By Lidia Montiel, CONTRIBUTOR

December 6, 2018


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It may be your primary instinct to hold the door open for a person in a wheelchair, or with any other disability when you see them approaching it; however, some people may not appreciate the gesture. Matt Glowacki, a professional civility speaker of 20 years who was born with no legs, tries to liv...

CSUEB introduces Winter Intersession

CSUEB introduces Winter Intersession

By Reem Habte, CONTRIBUTOR

November 30, 2018


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California State University, East Bay will be providing courses where students will be taking classes for two weeks during the Winter Break. CSUEB will have its first Winter Intersession courses from Jan. 2-18. However, only eight courses will be offered as the trial run. The Winter Intersession only ...

GameZone tournaments at CSU East Bay

GameZone tournaments at CSU East Bay

By Tourie Boswell, CONTRIBUTOR

November 30, 2018


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The Gamezone in the Old University Union at California State University, East Bay is a place where students can go when they want a distraction from classes or just to relax. The area inside Gamezone consists of an indoor recreational section as well as a custom gaming section comprised of all the latest ...

The Risks and Perils of Journalism

The Risks and Perils of Journalism

By Alli Weseman, VISUAL JOURNALIST

November 15, 2018


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Journalists around the world have been reminded of the dangers that their profession may bring since the recent unexplained death of Washington Post Columnist, Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey and the imprisonment of Photojournalist, Shahidual Alam in Bangladesh. Khashoggi reported on threats to free media...

East Bay Live returns

East Bay Live returns

By Felipe Romero, CONTRIBUTOR

November 15, 2018


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California State University, East Bay’s radio station, East Bay Live, makes its return from a semester-long hiatus as the radio operations course under the Department of Communication which will be available in the spring semester. The course listed as “Topics in Media Production” gives students the...

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