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Women’s volleyball loss proves historic

Women's volleyball loss proves historic
The Cal Lutheran defenders were no match for La Verne senior Ashley Morgado (No. 21), as she scored during the third set. Cal Lutheran went on to drop La Verne in four sets Saturday. It was the first conference loss at home for the Leopards in 10 years. La Verne will continue its conference schedule tomorrow when they take on Claremont-Mudd-Scripps at 6 p.m. in the Athletic Pavilion. / photo by Christopher... 

Men's soccer gets 1-0 victory against Poets

Men's soccer gets 1-0 victory against Poets
The Leopards’ strong defense shuts out Whittier. La Verne defender Kevin Parada steals the ball from Whittier forward Srdan Jovanovic in 103-degree heat on Ben Hines Field during the first half Sept. 23. La Verne spellchecked the Poets, 1-0, with a goal made by forward Nahavi Mendoza with 19 minutes left in the second half. The Leopards play at home against the Cal Lutheran Kingsmen at 11 a.m.... 

On the Calendar

Knott’s Scary Farm Tickets The Campus Center is offering discounted Knott’s Scary Farm Haunt tickets from Oct.1 to Oct. 31. Prices range from $33 to $52 depending on the date. For more information contact the Campus Center Information and Services desk at 909-593-3511, ext. 4700. Travel to Italy The University is offering a trip to Italy this January interterm. Bologna, Milan, Rome, Florence and... 

Salsa classes spice up a Wednesday evening

Yessenia Romo Staff Writer About 50 ULV students and community members took a break from the usual on Wednesday evening to participate in a salsa dance class. The Campus Activities Board sponsored a salsa dancing demonstration in the Campus Center Ballroom, followed by a class. “I thought a lot of people would enjoy it and get to know the culture,” said Nicole Wood, CAB’s multicultural chairwoman. September... 

Students gather for AASA dance

The group’s goal is to promote diversity. Angie Marcos LV Life Editor The African American Student Alliance hosted a Welcome Back Kick Back for all returning and new students of the University of La Verne to meet the new AASA leaders, dance and start off the new fall semester. AASA’s goal of the night was to attract a large crowd of students on campus to not only inform them of the student... 
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Campus Center sculpture installed

Campus Center sculpture installed
Construction workers arrived at 6 a.m. Tuesday to mount the 54-foot sculpture, “Inhale/ Exhale” by artist Phillip K. Smith. After the column was attached to its foundation, a cover was bolted to its flat, triangular top. The orange colored sculpture was placed in the Muriel Pollia Sculpture Garden, adjacent to the Johnson Family Plaza. / photo by Stephanie Arellanes  Read More →

Concert Review: The Kids get up again

Michael Escañuelas Staff Writer The ‘90s died in 2005, as devastated fans learned that the Get Up Kids were calling it quits putting to rest 10 years work as a band. Now, after over four years of being on hiatus, the Get Up Kids have reunited and rocked the Glass House in Pomona on Wednesday night, headlining once again, gaining a positive response from the crowd with an energetic live set. Hailing... 

Movie Review: ‘Informant!’ releases laughs

Samantha Sincock Arts Editor/Editorial Director Matt Damon goes from irresistible hunk to pudgy office man to play a far from glamorous corporate whistle-blower in one of the most well written comedies of 2009, “The Informant!” Damon reportedly gained 30 pounds to reunite with his “Ocean’s 11” director Steven Soderbergh to deliver one of the best performances of his career. Based on the true... 

Landscape relationships on display in Carlson Gallery

Landscape relationships on display in Carlson Gallery
Dion Johnson, director of university art galleries, produced the installation of photographs by Alexander Heilner in the Irene Carlson Gallery. The exhibit “Aerial Photographs and Microbe Studies,” is the result of Heilner’s interest in artificial and natural relationships in the earth’s landscapes. Heilner will be visiting the gallery Oct. 12. The display is located on the bottom floor of... 

Taking a walk on the abstract side

Community art work is displayed at the monthly Pomona Arts Colony Art Walk. Charlie Neff Staff Writer The Pomona Arts Colony Art Walk was held from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sept. 26 in Metro Pomona, attracting many artists and potential buyers. Over 25 local galleries stayed open past their normal hours to portray artwork by the various artists included in the Art Walk. Each gallery had a different theme,... 
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