| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:58 PM
Look at the cost of a degree at Penn State and it can make you a little dizzy, kind of like writing a check for a big-ticket item like a sleek, shiny sports car.
President Eric Barron has used that analogy before, exhorting students to get the most...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:46 PM
As he looked ahead to the 2011-12 basketball season, Vic Cegles, the athletic director at Long Beach State, had a problem.
His men's basketball coach, Dan Monson, had led Long Beach State to a Big West Conference title the prior season and now Monson...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 8:41 PM
Christopher Schivley was poor, alienated and desperately seeking guidance when he enrolled in a career education class as a freshman at Cal State Long Beach.
Instructor Emmitt Clark grew up in the Chicago projects as the son of a single mom, dodging...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 7:26 PM
A simple plastic sign depicting stick figures of a man and a woman has become an unlikely touchstone in the transgender-rights movement.
Over the last few weeks, businesses across West Hollywood have been replacing "men" and "women" bathroom signs...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 1:15 PM
A West Hollywood law requiring all single-stall restrooms in businesses and public places to be gender-neutral will go into effect this week.
The law, which will have no impact on multiple-stall restrooms, mandates that any facility designed for use...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Martha Parham is leaving the Coast Community College District after nearly a decade as its director of public affairs, marketing and government relations, the district announced Friday.
"This is truly a bittersweet departure for me," Parham said in a...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:10 PM
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The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts said it has finished one of the biggest art giveaways of all time, sending the remaining contents of what rocker Lou Reed once dubbed "Andy's Chest"...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Dan Monson is the basketball coach at Long Beach State, but he still fields phone calls from athletic directors and coaches around the nation wanting to know about Gonzaga.
Or, more specifically, how have the Bulldogs done it?
How did Gonzaga pivot...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Estee Carrizosa started taking dance classes at age 2.
Today the 26-year-old remains committed to dance as an art form — only now, she's also spreading that enthusiasm to others as the new artistic director of the Laguna Beach High School dance...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:44 PM
For UCLA's men basketball team, an opener against such a team as Montana State is usually a matter of physics. The tip goes up — then it comes down, and the game is pretty much decided.
UCLA dismissed the Bobcats, 113-78. A win was almost a...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Three California State University campuses Wednesday were awarded more than $60 million in federal grants to help train low-income and minority students for biomedical research careers.
The National Institutes of Health grants are for five years and...