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Veterans Appreciation The Campus Activities Board will host a day dedicated to past and present war veterans from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the Campus Center Ball­room. The event will include student presentations and a lunch. International Festival The 21st Annual International Festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 17 at Sneaky Park. Students are welcome to come and share their... 

Classic cars invade pumpkin patch

Classic cars invade pumpkin patch
Classic car enthusiasts from local car clubs showcased their best set of wheels during the ninth annual Pumpkin Patch Classic Car Show at Heritage Park on Saturday. The event showcased only cars and trucks made before 1975. Community members had a chance to socialize and compare car tips. The car show was the last event to take place at this year’s Heritage Park Pumpkin Patch. / photo by Andrew Vasquez John... 

Kenneth Marcus channels history through music

Kenneth Marcus channels history through music
Kenneth Marcus, professor of history, is part of the band Crown City Trio that performed at President Devorah Lieberman’s inauguration reception. Marcus livens his classes by playing music during class. He believes music helps students memorize assignments more easily. / photo by Brittney Slater-Shew Amanda Nieto LV Life Editor Artists are often seen penetrating other realms of society through use... 

Alumna celebrates a year of her radio show

Alyssa Cole Staff Writer Gyasmine George, creator and host of the Internet sports radio talk show “Female Field Guide,” celebrated the one-year anniversary of her hit women’s sports radio talk show. Just a year ago George launched the Internet radio show on Blog Talk Radio and has brought in 5,000 listeners since that time. “I know this is my purpose and I’ve never been more comfortable,”... 

Dia de los Muertos serves as day of remembrance

Tennille Wright Staff Writer The DJ spins cumba and meringue music while people dance under the stars in celebration of Dia de los Muertos, a day that remembers the lives of deceased family and friends. “I didn’t know what to expect but it’s fun, the music is really good,” Amelia Parra, freshman biology major, said. Ashley Cole, junior psychology major and multicultural chair for CAB, said... 

On the Calendar

Veterans Appreciation Day CAB will host a day dedicated to past and present war veterans from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 11 in the Campus Center Ball­room. The event will include student presentations and a lunch. –Amanda Nieto  Read More →

Leopards clawed by visiting Tigers

Leopards clawed by visiting Tigers
Freshman setter Krystal Castellanos managed to get the ball over the net in the first set, despite Occidental’s attempts to block it. The Leopards fought hard against Occidental on Tuesday, but in the end were outdone by the Tigers and lost 3–1. / photo by Danielle Navarro Alyssa Cole Staff Writer The Leopards fell short 3-1 in a point-for-point match against the Occidental Tigers Tuesday. The... 

Chemist experiments with stained glass

Chemist experiments with stained glass
Mark Nelson, professor of chemistry, points out the details in the stained glass art he has displayed in his office, a piece that took more than 100 hours to create. Nelson started stained glass artwork in 2009, and his pieces have already won two best in show awards at the Los Angeles County Fair. / photo by Mitchell Aleman Amanda Nieto LV Life Editor After working with students and chemicals in the... 

Public checks out video games at library

Brianna Means Staff Writer People of all ages came to see a 10-year-old battle a 20-year-old in a relaxing, yet competitive, game of “Marvel vs. Capcom” at the video game club. The city of La Verne library holds video game meetings from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. every Tuesday. The club began in 2005 by children’s librarian Shandra Nelson. “It started because I like video games and thought it would be... 

Pink, ink make money for the cure

Tennille Wright Staff Writer Models sashayed down the pink runaway on Second Street as Ink’d Chronicles hosted its fourth annual Tattoo for the Cure on Oct. 15 in Pomona. The annual event held in the middle of breast cancer awareness month, had more than 200 people in attendance and raised more than $8,000. Terry Dipple, founder of Tattoo for the Cure and owner of Ink’d Chronicles, said he was... 
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