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East L.A. students to study STEM subjects at Cal State L.A.

LOS ANGELES — Cal State Los Angeles has joined a program under Verizon Innovative Learning to provide science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) experiences to middle school boys in East Los Angeles. Students will participate in summer intensive courses on the university campus to learn skills such as coding, three-dimensional printing, robotics and entrepreneurship that Read More…

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Themed-housing controversy hits Cal State L.A.

LOS ANGELES — A new themed-housing option at Cal State Los Angeles is causing some controversy after a conservative college student news website reported that the university was offering segregated housing for black students. “Cal State L.A. does not offer, nor does the university sanction, segregated housing or segregation of any kind,” university spokesman Robert Read More…