Tinderella: A Horror Story that Turned into a Fairy Tale

 Tinderella: A Horror Story that Turned into a Fairy Tale

By: Amanda Mayberry

After about a year going back and forth, downloading and deleting, I finally stuck it out. I gave myself a one month trial on Tinder, just to “see what’s out there.” I racked up about 100 matches, had about 50 men in my inbox and went on three unsuccessful dates before I met Pat.

Behind the Doors of Room 301

Behind the Doors of Room 301

By: Diane Vay

When you walk past the wooden patio tables with blue umbrellas or flights of stairs leading to the second floor of the University Student Union (USU), you’ll find the office of Multicultural Affairs in room 301. Once you step in, you might get a chance to meet Christian Lozano-Cuellar, 26, and Jonathan Higgins, 31 — both of them assistant directors.

The Ins and Outs of Sex in Relationships

The Ins and Outs of Sex in Relationships

By: Grester Celis-Acosta

With Valentine’s Day roaming around, treating that special someone is key to any successful date. Sex might also be one of those gifts that someone might receive on this special day. Sociology professor Nielan Barnes at California State University, Long Beach shares her thoughts about sex on Valentine’s Day and within relationships.

Using Animals to Improve Mental Health

Using Animals to Improve Mental Health

By: Monica Gallardo

Mental health awareness has become increasingly more important among college students, and while there are countless ways of dealing with stress, animals are popular with people of all ages. Four experts from the Long Beach community shared their knowledge about how animals can affect mental health.

DIG GLOBALLY: The Awakening of a Sociocultural Global Awareness

DIG GLOBALLY: The Awakening of a Sociocultural Global Awareness

By: Oyinda Salako

Travelers roam the world with excitement, waiting to be surprised and changed for the better. Through their travels, they find the journey to be the true treasure rather than the destination itself – learning from the people around them and becoming more active in the global world.