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Wheaton grinds down La Verne, 8-3

Wheaton grinds down La Verne, 8-3
The Thunder from Illinois rattles the Leopard women. Going head-to-head, sophomore Jessica Ramirez, midfielder and defender for the University of La Verne, battles it out against sophomore forward Ali Kopelman of Wheaton College. The Leopards were deafened by the Wheaton Thunder, 8-3. / photo by Rafael Anguiano Dan Sayles Sports Editor The women’s soccer team fought hard against the Wheaton College... 

Unearthing a natural beauty

Unearthing a natural beauty
Affordable organic beauty products can be healthy for the body, and as well as the environment. Illustration by Michael Escañuelas Natalie Veissalov Editor in Chief Paying top dollar on organic products such as organic beauty products and clothing has become a thing of the past. Many companies and stores have come out with affordable organic products that are natural and healthy for you and the... 

'Something Blue' strikes gold

Michael Escañuelas Staff Writer Sean Dillon, assistant professor of theater arts, and his partner Curtis Krick celebrated the recent success of their film, “Something Blue.” The film, shot in a mockumentary style, is about a couple getting married. The twist of the story is that a white woman, Jill, is soon to marry Terry, a man part of the fictional blue-skinned polar-race from Antarctica. The... 

Cao connects labor and education

Cao connects labor and education
Researcher uses China as an example in her faculty lecture. This week’s Faculty Lecture Series featured Yingxia Cao, director of institutional research, spoke about her lecture “Private Higher Education and the Labor Market in China: Institutional Management Efforts and Initial Employment Outcomes” Monday in the President’s Dining Room. Cao discussed the transition of students from private... 

Debate team tackles immigration

Amnesty takes center stage at November’s Hot Spots event. Dan Sayles Sports Editor The Hot Spots series continued Thursday as the University of La Verne debate team took on the issue of whether amnesty should be given to immigrants who live in the United States and have not passed the citizenship exam. The event titled, “This House Believes That Amnesty Should be Given to Illegal Immigrants,”... 

Campus Center gets green award

Kevin Garrity, Managing Editor Samantha Sincock, Arts Editor/Editorial Director The new University of La Verne Campus Center was recently awarded a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design silver certification for its environmentally sustainable construction, making it the first building in La Verne to receive this recognition. The University’s commitment to build the Campus Center in a sustainable... 

Bulldogs take a bite out of the Leopards

Bulldogs take a bite out of the Leopards
La Verne drops its conference opener to Redlands, 19-8. La Verne driver Anthony Rivera sets up a pass for the goal as Alex Dow, driver for Redlands, attempts the block. The Bulldogs mauled the Leopards, 19-8, Saturday at the La Verne Aquatics Center in ULV’s conference opener. / photo by Stephanie Arellanes Kevin Garrity News Editor The men’s water polo team was outmatched against Redlands in... 

Warning: Contents in column may be hot!

Warning: Contents in column may be hot!
Kevin Garrity, Managing Editor You are groggy; walking zombie-like from the warmth of the bed to your kitchen and all you want is that hot cup of coffee to drink while you read your morning newspaper (yes some people still get their news from the trusty print variety.) Seems like a nice mental picture and not a bad way to start off your morning, but before you take that first sip of the steamy “... 

Danger lurks in the alley

It’s hard to image that a small campus like the University of La Verne would have any kind of real dangers lurking around. Many times big accidents come from places where we least expect it. With the current expansion of the campus, it is easy to see that that ULV is looking to expand its appeal and attract more students, but before we achieve any of these big dreams of the future, shouldn’t we... 

Exotic destinations await La Verne students

A variety of overseas travel opportunities will be offered during the January interterm. Angie Marcos LV Life Editor Several departments at the University are offering students the opportunity to venture to foreign countries in January – allowing them to immerse themselves in different cultures, all the while, receiving credits for their experience. The five international study options include... 
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