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Ramadan Underway For Students

Richard Duboc
August 19, 2010
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On August 10th the sight of the crescent moon in the evening sky signaled the beginning of Ramadan, an important time of contemplation, fasting, and celebration in the Islamic faith. Around the world over 1.5 billion Muslims are fasting from sun up to sun down atoning for their sins and professing their...

Practice of Safe Sex Declines Among College Aged Students

Rose Cote
August 12, 2010
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Sex is a phenomenon that many deem indescribable, however, in today’s society, it is becoming more conventional to have sex at an earlier age, as well as much more casually. Often times the risks involved are overlooked and the consequences of having unprotected sex are lost. According to the Medical...

Starbucks Coffee Coming to CSUEB

Ryan Macasero
July 26, 2010
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The library at Cal State East Bay will soon be home to a Starbucks Cafe. The Starbucks branch is set to open in the lower mall of the University Library in the fall, says Chris Brown, the enterprise director for the Cal State East Bay Foundation on campus. Starbucks was chosen to open on campus “at...

Multinational “Families” at CSUEB

May 30, 2010
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By Andrea JonesStaff Writer   Many students gain friendships in college that last a life time, but International students gain new families to help build a home away from home.   International Housing Director Cheryl Tan helps students create families that help them cope with not being at home wi...

Student Advocates for Deaf Awareness Club Back on Campus

May 25, 2010
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Lisa Carnes Staff Writer      Cal State East Bay student advocates for the deaf club provided an opportunity for the deaf and hearing impaired to eat and socialize on Tuesday, May 4.       Melissa Mercado, President of the Student Advocates for Deaf Awareness (SADA), and her club mem...

12 Step Program Now at Cal State East Bay

May 24, 2010
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By Andrea Jones Staff Writer   Student Health Services of Cal State East Bay is now offering Alcoholic Anonymous (AA) meetings to help students, faculty, staff and those in the community who suffer from alcoholism. CSUEB counselor Ryan Gutersloh brought the idea to the health center because a memb...

Influential Sociology Professor Terry Jones to Retire

May 21, 2010
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By Ginger StaleyCampus Editor            After 36 years at the university, Cal State East Bay will lose its champion for social diversity and justice, Dr. Terry Jones of the sociology department.             Jones will retire, but his legacy will not.            ...

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