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University preps for earthquake

Leopards stop, drop and cover as part of the Great California Shake Out. Aisha Gonzales Staff Writer Students, faculty and staff at the University of La Verne dropped and covered at exactly 10:15 a.m. Oct. 15 for “The Great California Shake Out” earthquake drill. For the second year, ULV has registered to participate in the statewide earthquake drill devised by members of the Earthquake Country... 

Laughing for a good cause

Michael Escañuelas Staff Writer Laughs filled Dailey Theatre as Alpha Omicron Pi held its third annual Laughs of Love comedy night on Wednesday. The program, which was titled, “Strike Out Arthritis,” took all proceeds made and put it toward funding for Arthritis research, the sorority’s international philanthropy of choice. “I think it was a successful event,” said Brittney Alarcon, a senior... 

The plea of a shoe saleswoman

The plea of a shoe saleswoman
Julissa Cardenas, Web Editor Besides being a University of La Verne student and Web editor for the Campus Times, I am also a part time sales person. Not just any sales person – I sell shoes. Not a great profession I know, but for now it is a job. I was not offered work study, on what basis I do not know, so having this job helps me with the many responsibilities I have. Although it is a job, and... 

Communications faculty win Accolade award

Xenia Martinez Staff Writer Three professors in the University of La Verne communications department received an award of merit from the Accolade Awards for their film “City of La Verne,” produced for the 2009 Annual President’s Dinner Gala. The Accolade is an international virtual venue, which recognizes innovative filmmakers, including documentary and animated movies, who produce fresh standout... 

Local restaurants showcased at Taste of La Verne

Local restaurants showcased at Taste of La Verne
More than 20 restaurants and catering services contributed its menu items for sampling at the ninth annual Taste of La Verne hosted by the Chamber of Commerce on Oct. 20 at the Sierra La Verne Country Club. Noel Avala, of the Sierra View Restaurant, volunteered to help serve guests some of Sierra View’s new menu items, such as prime rib and grilled salmon. / photo by Christopher Guzman Xenia Martinez Staff... 

Campus crusaders

Campus crusaders
Based on his life and his two-year experience in Japan, Kermit Bayless expressed his understanding of a few Bible stories for the La Verne Campus Crusade, a new club at ULV. Sher Porter, Elizabeth Keagy, Kermit Bayless, Caitlyn Lutz, Zack Kozac, Victoria Gebhart, Sarah Keagy, Paul Perkins and Shaun Hussain are all a part of Campus Crusade, which took place Oct. 8, in the West Dining Room. This event... 

Paranoia begins affecting health

Paranoia begins affecting health
Natalie Veissalov, Editor in Chief The paranoia going around this flu season may seem to be higher than most other flu seasons. But for me there has always been a fear of getting a cold or flu. I am constantly washing my hands to the point where my skin gets so dry it begins to crack. I carry hand sanitizers, antibacterial wipes and try avoid touching any surface, which most of the time is impossible.... 

Sigma Alpha Epsilon aids clean up effort

Yessenia Romo Staff Writer Members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity have begun to clean the field and stands at Ortmayer Stadium after every home football game. The members of the organization say they also go to the games to support the University’s football team. “We enjoy the game, so we might as well help clean up after,” said senior and SAE member Jesur Habek. The fraternity tries to... 

Commentary: Costume shopping shouldn't be scary

Charlie Neff Staff Writer With Halloween around the corner, many students are looking to find the perfect costume. Hopefully this will serve as a guide for those students struggling with costume decisions. One can’t underestimate the importance on Halloween of looking good, having the freshest costume and showing a little creativity as well. The Disney classics seem to be a huge hit this year with... 
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Leopard Scoreboard

At the Buzzer Football, Oct. 17 La Verne–14 Pomona-Pitzer–38 Volleyball, Oct. 20 La Verne–3 Caltech–0 Men’s soccer, Oct.21 Caltech–0 La Verne–1 Schedule Friday, Oct. 23 Volleyball @ Cal Lutheran, 7:30 p.m Saturday, Oct. 24 Men’s water polo @ Cal Lutheran, 11 a.m. Women’s soccer vs. Pomona-Pitzer, 11 a.m. Men’s soccer @ Pomona-Pitzer, 11 a.m. Football... 
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