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Gold Line connects counties

Brooke Grasso Staff Writer The Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension, a new 23-mile extension to Metro’s light rail system, will soon connect areas such as La Verne, Pomona and Claremont to the existing Gold Line stations that expands from Downtown Los Angeles to Pasadena. La Verne students and residents can expect a station on the corner of E Street and Arrow Highway that will have the ability to transport... 

New La Verne Farmers Market opens to fanfare

Jay Jones, professor of biology, and Tom Yost, owner of Carol Gardens, an organic growing business, discuss the aromas of rosemary Saturday at the La Verne Farmers Market. They tasted the rosemary after a lively conversation over the asexual reproduction of a circular cup structure, which develops new individuals when splashed out by rain or flowing water. Yost started growing vegetables and herbs... 

Community gathers in remembrance

Community gathers in remembrance
Rabbi Binymon Lisbon, kashrus administrator of the Kosher Supervision of America, and Aghop Der-Karabetian, professor of psychology, have a conversation before speaking in the Chapel on Tuesday for Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. / photo by Helen Arase Lauren Crumbaker Staff Writer The La Verne community gathered to honor Holocaust Remembrance Day,... 

Kaminsky recites poetry

Ilya Kaminsky, a poet and translator of poetry, recites and explains multiple Russian poems at the Poetry and Translation event April 17 in the Campus Center Ballroom. Kamisky, originally from Odessa, Ukraine, currently lives in San Diego and teaches English and comparative literature at San Diego State University. The Poetry and Translation event was April 15 to 17 in the Campus Center Ballroom. /... 

Learning Enhancement Center hosts higher education debate

Learning Enhancement Center hosts higher education debate
Gia Karpouzis, junior political science, philosophy and speech communications major, debates with fellow team members in the Johnson Family Plaza Tuesday. Karpouzis and her teammates argued about the cost of education, the public’s right to access lectures and information taught in universities and other controversial topics regarding higher education. / photo by Daniel Torres Celene Vargas Staff... 

Fraternity spreads love for music

Ernie Reyes of ULV’s Zeta Delta chapter of Mu Phi Epsilon helps Leya Baroudi make a tambourine at the Build Your Own Instrument event in the La Verne Public Library Saturday. Children used stickers, markers, glitter glue and other craft supplies to decorate and personalize their instruments. / photo by Sara Flores Kayla Hockman Staff Writer The University of La Verne’s professional music fraternity... 

ASULV recycles books to reduce illiteracy

ASULV recycles books to reduce illiteracy
Sophomore business administration major Alexis Coria creates her own pledge to take shorter showers for water conservation during the ASULV Better World Books Book Drive on Tuesday. Students were asked to recycle old textbooks and make a pledge to do their part to help the environment. In return for their participation, students received an ASULV reusable bag. / photo Bailey Maguire Sierra Dasher Staff... 

Carlson Gallery turns 25

Carlson Gallery turns 25
Stacey McCarroll Cutshaw, visiting professor of photography, and Kevin Bowman, photography department manager, rearrange thumbnails before installation of photographs for the “In the Mood: Photography and the Everyday” exhibit in the Carlson Gallery. This group exhibition marks the 25th anniversary of the gallery. Cutshaw will speak at 4:30 p.m. in the gallery on the ground floor of Miller Hall,... 

Leos sweep Whittier in doubleheader

Leos sweep Whittier in doubleheader
La Verne sophomore first baseman Alexis Schiff catches a ball fielded by senior shortstop Rebecca Ireland early in the first game of a doubleheader against Whittier Friday at Campus West. Schiff went on to homer in the bottom of the sixth, adding the last three runs to seal the win for La Verne, 8-1. In game two, Schiff singled to right field for an RBI and the only run of the game. Junior center fielder... 

Leopard Scoreboard

At the Buzzer Tennis, April 18 La Verne – 9 Whittier– 0 Softball, April 18 La Verne – 11 Whittier– 8 Baseball, April 22 La Verne – 3 Caltech – 1 Schedule Friday Women’s water polo vs. Whittier @ Pomona-Pitzer, 4 p.m. Softball @ Redlands, 2 p.m. Softball @ Redlands, 4 p.m. Saturday Track & field, UC San Diego Invitational, 10 a.m. Softball vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, noon Softball... 
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