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At The Buzzer Women’s Water Polo, April 4 La Verne – 10 Chapman – 14 Baseball, April 4 La Verne – 11 Occidental – 4 Women’s Water Polo, April 8 La Verne – 8 Occidental – 5 Schedule Friday Women’s tennis @ Chapman, 2 p.m. Baseball vs. Cal Lutheran, 3 p.m. Softball vs. Occidental, 4 p.m. Occidental vs. Occidental, 6 p.m. Saturday Track and field, SCIAC Multi-Dual 3, 9 a.m. Golf, SCIAC... 

Initiative set to support men of color

Celene Vargas Staff Writer The University of La Verne has recently started a program focusing on the success and growth of under-represented men known as the Men of Color Initiative. The idea for the program followed recent institutional data showing that men of color have lower college success rates. What started as an inward look at what it means to be a Hispanic-serving institution lead to the revelation... 

Arts and Sciences Dean’s List, Fall 2014

The following students in the College of Arts and Sciences earned a grade point average of 3.75 or better during the fall 2014 semester. Roger Adame Haley Adams Alejandra Aguilar Araceli Aguirre Emily Aguirre Alyssa Ahn Rocio Alaniz Hope Allen Nysa Allen Sarah Alonzo Isabelle Alvarez Gregory Amaya Nicole Ambrose Rebecca Andreano Feliz Arana Reem Aranki Helen Arase Audriana Arceneaux Kathleen Arellano Raymond... 

Plant enthusiasts give ‘sage’ advice

Abe Sanchez makes pancakes using mesquite flower and sage leaves at the California Native Sage Festival at the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont. Sanchez states that mesquite helped Native Americans survive because it has a high nutritional value. Sanchez is part of a group known as the Chia Café. They attend different festivals to do cooking demonstrations of California native foods that... 

Clark captures University history

Clark captures University history
Al Clark, professor of humanities, presents “Oral History of the University of La Verne” as part of the La Verne Academy lecture series Monday in the President’s Dining Room. Clark explained the importance of oral histories. He included interviews with University of La Verne alumni, who attended the school more than 80 years ago. / photo by Bailey Maguire Sierra Dasher Staff Writer Faculty and... 

Students learn about Indonesia through Bali

Brooke Grasso Staff Writer Music and dance group Gamelan Burat Wangi put Balinese music and culture center stage Saturday night at Pomona College with traditional Indonesian music and dance for an audience of more than 200 people. The concert was composed of eight performances. Performers played unique instruments such as gongs, jegogans and ugals along with the traditional dances Kecak and Legong... 

Righteous leadership encouraged

Righteous leadership encouraged
Brad R. Braxton speaks about “Blueprint for the Beloved Community,” the latest in the Fasnacht Lecture Series, March 26 in Morgan Auditorium. Braxton attempted to motivate and inspire members of his audience, students, professors and local residents. Braxton encouraged each person to make changes and become a leader for righteousness. / photo by Michelle Leon Celene Vargas Staff Writer Brad R.... 

La Verne Idol contestants advance to semifinals

Deonah Cendejas Staff Writer Morgan Auditorium was filled with excitement, applause and talent at Mu Phi Epsilon’s La Verne Idol semifinals on Wednesday. Wesly Tan and Kat Simonelli started off the night with a mash-up of Taylor Swift’s “Style” and “Blank Space.” “I have a lot of fraternity brothers performing,” said senior kinesiology major Mikie Jimenez. “It’s always a fun event... 

Morales represents LV in fellowship

Morales represents LV in fellowship
On March 26 outside the Hanawalt House, Marisol Morales, director of community engagement, takes a step outside to engage with the community. Morales discussed events with students. / photo by Alexandra Arkley Kayla Hockman Staff Writer University of La Verne Director of Civic and Community Engagement Marisol Morales was recently accepted into the 2015 Cross Sector Leadership Fellows Program as the... 

Performers pay homage to ‘Women in Music’

Brooke Grasso Staff Writer Students of the Claremont Chamber Choir honored brilliant, yet unrecognized women composers from the 19th century Thursday night in Scripps College’s Balch Auditorium. The concert, “Women Composers in Post-Civil War America: 1865-1900,” featured many songs that had never been played for an audience because women composed them at a time where men dominated the music... 
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