Jeffries’ comments perpetuate stereotypes against overweight people
Opinion

Jeffries’ comments perpetuate stereotypes against overweight people

By Michelle Bean Staff Writer Recently a controversial quote from Abercrombie and Fitch CEO Michael Jeffries has resurfaced, creating a new PR nightmare for his company. The 2006 comment contains Jeffries’ explanation of why A&F refuses to sell women’s clothes larger than a size 10. His marketing strategy is not dissimilar to countless other teen-geared … Continue reading

Commencement should be more accommodating for students, audience
Opinion

Commencement should be more accommodating for students, audience

By Caché Cantrell Senior Staff Writer It is again the time of year when students are celebrated for their academic success at CSUB. Soon-to-be graduates are anticipating that moment when their family, friends, classmates and professors watch them cross the stage and receive their mock diploma. While graduation is supposed to be a joyous occasion … Continue reading