LBCC to Host First Annual Social Science Night Oct. 19

Press Release

Long Beach City College will host its first annual Social Science Night on Fri., Oct. 19 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. This free, educational and family-friendly community event will feature interactive social science games, activities, displays and discussions hosted by faculty and students from multiple areas of LBCC’s Social Sciences Department.

Social Science Night will feature LBCC departments such as Anthropology, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology. The inaugural event will have the theme of “Change the World Using Social Sciences.”

Some of the highlights from the Social Science Night will include:

  • Film screenings and discussion
  • A “Solve a Murder” forensic anthropology activity
  • Mingle with LBCC Social Science alumni to talk about how to transfer and how they use their social science degrees in their current career
  • Game room with board games created by LBCC students
  • The opportunity to take a personality test
  • Displays of prehistoric art and cave paintings
  • Paper Jack O’ Lantern sociological activity
  • Free ice cream social, pizza and music

LBCC’s Social Science Night will be located throughout Building T on LBCC’s Liberal Arts Campus, 4901 E. Carson St. Room T-1300 will be the starting point for all guests to receive a program and food. Free parking will be located in lots J, K, L, M and N. Click here for a map of the Liberal Arts Campus.

LBCC’s late-starting Fall Semester classes begin Oct. 22. Please visit www.LBCC.edu for more information.


About Long Beach City College
Long Beach City College consists of two campuses with an enrollment of more than 25,000 students each semester. The education program’s primary purpose is to prepare students for transfer to baccalaureate-granting institutions, entry into work or career development, and to support businesses in economic development. Long Beach City College serves the cities of Long Beach, Lakewood, Signal Hill and Avalon. Long Beach City College promotes equitable student learning and achievement, academic excellence, and workforce development by delivering high-quality educational programs and support services to our diverse communities.