As the Fourth of July approaches, the barrage of nightly fireworks around many of our neighborhoods only seems to get louder. If you're a pet owner, you might spend your nights worried about how they’ll react to the loud explosions, and the holiday might cause more anxiety than excitement. Here are a few quick tips to help keep your pets safe and calm amidst the chaos outside.
With a pervasive pandemic, intense social divison and an ongoing economic disaster, "change and turmoil" is an understatement. At times like these, the importance of building bridges cannot be understated. But with stress filling the air, how can we possibly make this happen? I spoke with Dr. Bongjoo Hwang, Director of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at Long Beach State University for guidance.
These are difficult times for the Black community, and it’s important to remember that it’s our collective duty to educate ourselves on topics that are far too often ignored, such as systemic racism. Please take the time to read some of these educational books and articles, some of which can be found for free via the University Library.
One of the great things about our University is its acceptance and understanding of the diverse student body. Below is a quick how-to tutorial that will teach you how to choose your preferred pronouns on MyCSULB. Look below for the in-depth steps!
By supporting these Black-owned businesses, you are directly supporting the Black community. In addition to many beloved local restaurants, this list also includes allergy-friendly and vegan food producers for you to support and enjoy, as well as organizations that support Black farmers.
Systemic racism will not go away with a single conversation, protest or action. Rather it will take long-term, consistent work. Here are more ways you can keep yourself engaged and informed through podcasts that help better understand the importance of the Black Lives Matter Movement. Listen to other people’s stories and amplify their cause.
ASI Beach Pride Events hosts an array of interactive and fun events all throughout the academic year. At the core of these inventive ideas is an amazing team of students just like you. Check out their recommendations about how to live it up during this socially-distant period!
Are you ready to dive into your favorite fictional universes? Your beloved television characters need your help to make some delicious meals! Below are some iconic Netflix TV show dishes made simple, easy and healthy.
At this point in quarantine you’ve probably tried 101 pastimes to cure your boredom. Are you feeling like you need something refreshing, energizing and new to fuel your mind? Don’t worry, we’ve got just the thing for you...a list of YouTube recommendations to get you through your busy days!
Ever wanted to meet a Long Beach State celebrity? Take this quiz and we’ll match your personality with one of our famous alumni!
At times looking for things to watch or do online can take the fun out of a work break. Instead of tiring yourself out searching for the perfect video or activity, check out this carefully picked list made just for busy students like you.