The ASI Newsreel is a collection of programs aimed at informing CSULB students about all that goes on at the Beach, paying particular attention to things governed and sponsored by the Associated Students. Programs in the ASI Newsreel include Beach Week, Beach Buzz, AS Fit and ASI Live.
The ASI Communications video productions team produces the newsreel and operates as the multimedia arm of ASI, helping to promote ASI events and programs to the greater CSULB community. The ASI Communications department is a one-stop agency that provides marketing, graphic design, web, photography, social media and video production services to all ASI departments and programs.
Beach Buzz is about the inner-workings of ASI student government on campus. Beach Buzz features student representatives from the executive, legislative and judicial branches, and highlights their undertakings and accomplishments. The show consists of three journalistic segments and one feature piece: ASI Now covers ongoing activities in the Senate, Senate in a Minute profiles a student representative and a project they are working on, AS Inside is an investigative component of the show, and AS Outside features an ASI-funded student organization.
ASI Live host’s live coverage of programs and events put on by ASI, most often of the Noontime Series. It gives an opportunity for students on or off campus to experience local bands performing live on campus. ASI Live also features live interviews of special guests.
AS Fit is a show about health and wellbeing at CSULB and covers the Student Recreation and Wellness Center (SRWC). It introduces the SRWCs various recreational activities, special events, programs, intramural sports and fitness classes. AS Fit also spotlights wellness services offered to SRWC members, as well as its personnel—such as coaches, trainers, instructors and student-staff.
Beach Week is a weekly series highlighting campus life and student culture. The series takes you inside ASI events such as Movies on the House, Poet’s Lounge, Homecoming, Queer Prom, featured speakers and concerts, art gallery exhibitions,Noontime Series, and general entertainment in the USU Games Center. Beach Week caters fun to students, consisting of three segments: Last Wake covers past events, Currents informs about upcoming events, and Next Wave announces future events.
Located on the first floor of the University Student Union in the main walkway, near Kbeach Radio and Union Weekly.
For questions, or if interested in working with ASI video productions on a project, please fill out the form below.
California State University, Long Beach Attn: ASI Communications – Video Productions
1212 Bellflower Blvd, Room 235
Long Beach, CA 90815