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LV Model United Nations prepares to host conference

Alana Glenn Staff Writer The University of La Verne’s Model United Nations has put themselves on the map after bringing home three distinguished delegate awards at an intercollegiate competition held at UC Santa Barbara last month. Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN, is an extra-curricular activity in which students typically role play as delegates to the United Nations and simulate... 

Sagehens spoil senior day for Leos

Sagehens spoil senior day for Leos
Sophomore attacker Bryan Jimenez swims the ball forward against Pomona-Pitzer Saturday at the La Verne Aquatic Center before he scores in the third quarter. Jimenez led the Leopard offense by scoring another three goals during the game, but the Leopards lost to the Sagehens, 14-11. La Verne will play Claremont-Mudd Scripps at the SCIAC tournament on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Chapman. / photo by Celine... 

Vocalists, pianists serenade La Verne

Alana Glenn Staff Writer An evening of talented vocal and piano performers at the University of La Verne showcased 12 of its applied music students for the year’s first student recital last Friday. Among the performers came those of vocal and instrumental talents. “It was nice to see such an array of talent tonight with great piano performances and singers,” junior environmental biology major... 

Greeks give ‘No Excuses’ to Lehigh students

Greeks give ‘No Excuses’ to Lehigh students
Junior Gerardo Cuevas talks about college to sixth graders at Lehigh Elementary School in Montclair as part of the “No Excuses University” event Nov. 8. / photo by Stephanie Ball Alana Glenn Staff Writer Sixth grade students at Lehigh Elementary School attended an assembly program last Friday, “No Excuses University,” in which students sat with members of La Verne’s Greek community and asked... 

Anderson motivates speech pupils

Anderson motivates speech pupils
New Adjunct Professor of Speech Communica­tion Michaeline Anderson teaches two sections of the Fundamentals of Public Speaking course. Besides speech communication, Anderson also studied art history as an undergraduate student. As a huge Harry Potter fan, Anderson occasionally wears a Gryffindor tie to class on casual days. / photo by Ryan Gann Alana Glenn Staff Writer When Michaeline Anderson isn’t... 

Composer Britten commemorated for bravery

Alana Glenn Staff Writer The President’s Dining Room reached its capacity last Thursday as students, faculty and members of the community gathered for the International Studies Institute’s Hot Spot lecture series, “The Exile of Benjamin Britten.” The lecture centered on the life and legacy of British composer Benjamin Britten, who was exiled from home due to his conscientious objection to war. Britten... 

Plaque honors world war pacifists

Plaque honors world war pacifists
Charles Davis, class of 1948, speaks as part of a panel of four La Verne alumni who worked during World War II in Civilian Public Service. They discussed their positions as pacifist conscientious objectors during the war and the reactions they faced from friends and family at that time. A plaque dedication was held outside the Chapel honoring 42 La Verne College students who have served in alternative... 

La Verne spiked by Pomona-Pitzer

La Verne spiked by Pomona-Pitzer
Junior outside hitter Nysa Allen spikes the ball past Pomona-Pitzer’s Kirea Mazzolini and Ellen Yamasaki, scoring for the Leopards in the second set. The Leopards won the second set but lost the match to the Sagehens, 3-1. / photo by Sarah Golden Alana Glenn Staff Writer The Leopards fell short in a 3-1 loss against Pomona-Pitzer Tuesday after the women broke under pressure in the fourth set. Pomona-Pitzer... 

Godwin believes redevelopment hurts schools

Alana Glenn Staff Writer Students and faculty gathered in the President’s Dining Room Monday as associate professor of public admini­stration Marcia Godwin presented her talk on redevelopment in California as part of the faculty lecture series. In her lecture, “Complexity Theory and Policy Collapse: The End of Redevelopment in California,” Godwin focused the redevelopment in California, or the... 

George and La Verne ready to run

George and La Verne ready to run
First year cross-country coach Bryan George is wide awake for practice. Before sending his team on a 20-minute warm down, core workout, and optional extra miles, George takes the time to chat with students and share stories of past running experiences. / photo by Helen Arase Alana Glenn Staff Writer The University of La Verne gained a new addition to its men’s and women’s cross country teams this... 
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