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 Cach√© 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