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2011-03-29 14:48:00

LONG BEACH, Calif., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SANYO North America Corporation (SANYO) announces that Long Beach City College has opened a new parking structure on campus whereupon the college has installed over 400-kilowatts of SANYO's HIT Power® solar panels. A special grand opening of the 900-car parking lot was held today at the college. The new system was installed to fully-power security lights, elevators, four emergency phones on each level as well as fire...

2009-09-17 09:25:00

Long Beach City College's Ian Jasper tells what it's like to be a member of a student team participating in an international remotely operated vehicle competition Remotely operated vehicles, or ROVs, are underwater robots that can go where the environment is too deep or difficult for human divers. I learned how to design and build ROVs as a student in the electrical department at Long Beach City College (LBCC) where, every year, students enrolled in the department's robotics class form a team...

2008-10-08 21:00:15

By John Canalis LONG BEACH - Rep. Laura Richardson, D-Long Beach, plans to appear with three challengers from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Long Beach City College. Richardson is scheduled to discuss issues alongside Democratic write-in candidates Peter Mathews and Lee Davis, and write-in Republican June Pouesi, at the hour-long event sponsored by the Political Science Students Association, said Dan Komin, the club's president. This is the first major forum involving the 37 th...

2008-07-27 03:00:25

Free semester The entire Long Beach City College family would like to thank the 400 community leaders, business partners, foundations and LBCC employees who contributed to our 16-month Gateway to Greatness Fundraising campaign. We set a goal of raising $5 million to establish a student scholarship endowment. With your support, we exceeded expectations by raising a total of $6.17 million. This would not be possible without the leadership of the LBCC Foundation Board and staff. This...

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