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ABC7 Journalist, Veronica Miracle announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker

The Long Beach Community College District is proud to announce the selection of broadcast journalist Veronica Miracle as the 2019 Commencement Speaker for the Long Beach City College graduation ceremony scheduled for Thursday, June 6, 2019.

Miracle is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News, and serves as a fill-in anchor and is often the lead news reporter for the evening news broadcasts. She joined ABC7 Eyewitness News in August of 2017 after spending three years at ABC30 in Fresno as a weekend anchor and reporter. 

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A picture of Bill Hussak.

LBCC Hires Bill Husak as Interim Athletic Director
Legendary Figure in NCAA Division I Athletics known for reinvigorating Loyola Marymount University program

The Long Beach Community College District (LBCCD) Board of Trustees approved a one-year contract at its March 27 meeting for William (Bill) Husak, Ph.D. to serve as Interim Athletic Director for Long Beach City College.

“We are so lucky to have someone like Bill, who has such a prolific career in college athletics, to join LBCCD,” said LBCCD Board of Trustees President Sunny Zia. “We are very excited to welcome him to the Viking Athletic Family.”

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Bldg. D Ribbon Cutting

LBCC Completes $14.17 Million Measure E Bond Renovated Science Building

The Long Beach Community College District (LBCCD) has completed another renovation of an academic building under the Measure E Bond. Building D, which houses Science programs at the Liberal Arts Campus, celebrated with a ribbon-cutting today, April 4.

All construction was completed from within, with no changes to the outside of the building. Open throughout most of the duration of construction, new laboratories for Allied Health and the Sciences, including Anatomy, Radiology, Medical Assisting and Microbiology were created.

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Port of Long Beach Maritime Center of Excellence at Long Beach City College to Hold Orientation Sessions

The Port of Long Beach Maritime Center of Excellence at Long Beach City College (LBCC) will be holding free orientation sessions to educate the community about participation in its offerings.

Orientations will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Thurs., March 28; 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Tues., April 2; and 10 a.m. to noon on Tues., April 9. The meetings will be held in building LL, room LL-102 at LBCC’s Pacific Coast Campus, located at 1305 E. Pacific Coast Hwy. Long Beach, CA, 90806.