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Campus Center goes green

The new Campus Center has made great advancements in the University’s pledge to fulfill environmental advocacy in its mission statement. Its recent silver certification in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, becoming the first building in the entire city to receive the award, should serve as a blueprint for any new building that hopes to achieve optimal sustainability and efficiency. The... 

A month to remember

A month to remember
Angie Marcos, LV Life Editor November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. In the United States today more than five million people live with the incurable disease. By 2050 this number is expected to climb to 14 million Americans. Additionally, Alzheimer’s Disease is the seventh leading cause of death in the country. Not being able to hold new information and eventually forgetting older information... 

Keep the Internet free from oppression

Keep the Internet free from oppression
Michael Escañuelas, Editorial Cartoonist The topic of Internet is boring, but it is interesting to see just how many people have practically zero knowledge about it. It seems that most people only know how open a browser and enter in a Web site. In my family, if I asked my father to do something as small as, say, check my online bank account while I’m away, I’m pretty sure his head will explode.... 

Building blocks for the future

Building blocks for the future
Natalie Veissalov, Editor in Chief I had a hard time figuring out what I was going to write for my column this issue. Then I began to reflect about this semester and my past two years of college at the University of La Verne. I cannot believe how fast my college years are passing by, especially this semester. I remember starting college and being so scared of the new environment. Although there were... 

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, The Oct. 9 “ULV’s lack of connection” editorial contained a number of inaccurate statements and misconceptions. 1. Contrary to the editor’s claim, the University does not block students from accessing non-University wireless accounts. Connectivity issues with outside wireless networks are in the control of those providers. 2. StuHan/Brandt wireless access was upgraded over summer... 
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On the Calendar

Spooktacular La Verne Community Television will shoot its “Halloween Spooktacular” show from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Mainiero Square on Third Street during the downtown La Verne trick-or-treating event. Trick-or-treaters can be videotaped for the show, which will air that night on LVTV-3. Harvest Festival Bonita High School will host a harvest festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday... 

Happenings

LeoFM Giveaways LeoFM will be giving away tickets to the Upland Music and Arts Festival. Listen on Monday and Tuesday for your chance to win. The festival will run from Friday through Sunday with power pop band Hellogoodbye headlining the Friday night lineup. Tickets are on sale for $8 with a student ID. For more information, listen to LeoFM or visit uplandmusicandartsfestival.com. El Rey Theater KROQ,... 

A View to a Scare

A View to a Scare
Pirates of the Dead Seas was one of three haunted mazes featured at Nightmare of Scareview Farms at the Fairplex on Saturday. Robert Silguero, one of many volunteers to join in on the fright, plays one of many characters. He greeted visitors at the entrance to the maze where they would encounter pirate ghosts and ghouls. Nightmare at Scareview Farms is open every weekend until Halloween night. Halloween... 

Equal rights take a left in California

Equal rights take a left in California
Editorial Cartoon by Michael Escañuelas Could it be that California is nearing the acceptance of gay marriage? With polls showing a growing support for a repeal of Proposition 8, liberal ideals are expanding with support from our governor. On Oct. 11, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed two measures supporting the gay community. The first created a statewide day of recognition for Harvey Milk, an openly... 

NBA athletic trainer talks business

NBA athletic trainer talks business
Tom Abdenour of the Golden State Warriors visits La Verne. Tom Abdenour, head athletic trainer for the Golden State Warriors came to the University of La Verne campus Monday. He answered questions and told stories to students about his career, which includes 21 seasons with the Warriors. Abdenour also was the athletic trainer for the gold medal-winning USA men’s basketball team at the Summer Olympics... 
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