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Commentary: Professors are people too

<i>Commentary</i>: Professors are people too
Christina Collins Burton, Editor in Chief College is the start of every student’s professional career. Here we are able to expand our minds with lectures about our field of interest and discussions in the classroom. The “no-no” topics are suddenly a learning experience where students can share their opinion and hear feedback rather than a personal attack from a stranger waving a picket sign in... 

Suspect still at large in Tuesday petty purse theft from Hoover

The La Verne Police Department is looking for the man suspected of stealing a purse from the Hoover Building at around 4 p.m. Tuesday. The suspect is described as a 30 to 35-year-old African-American male, about 5’10” and 180 pounds. On Tuesday afternoon, Priscilla Ogas left her purse under a desk in the Hoover building when she stepped out to check her car. “When I came upstairs he bumped into... 

On the Calendar

One More Move Bike Rodeo Children are encouraged to come out to the One More Move Bike Rodeo to get lessons in bicylce safety on city streets. Volunteers will be repairing bicycles to be donated at the event. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Incycle in San Dimas, located at 561 W. Arrow Highway. For more information visit onemoremove.org or contact Jesse Evans at jesse.evans@laverne.edu. CUPSI... 

Flasher caught Tuesday on campus

On Tuesday, at 9:55 p.m., a young man exposed himself to a female student on the ULV campus and was caught shortly after. The victim was walking near the north entrance of Parking Lot D and Second Street when the suspect pulled up alongside her in his vehicle, a maroon Honda Civic. The suspect has been taken into custody by the La Verne Police Department. Campus Safety reminds university community... 

On the Calendar

Conversation hour A French conversation hour will be held from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Barbara’s Place in the Campus Center. For more information contact Gerard Lavatori at 909-593-3511, ext. 4353. A day without shoes Students who go barefoot on Tuesday can be entered for a chance to win a free pair of Toms brand shoes. Greek Reveal The College Panhellenic Association will reveal the new member... 

News Briefs

Women in leadership The faculty lecture series will continue with a lecture by Barbara Poling, Peggy Redman and Mark Goor titled “Women In Leadership in Vietnam” that will take place noon Monday in the President’s Dining Room. SPSS workshop The Learning Enhancement Center will offer a workshop on SPSS facilitated by Michelle Alfaro, doctor of psychology, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday in Campus... 

PRIDE Conference focuses on LGBT issues

PRIDE Conference focuses on LGBT issues
Arlene Noriega, American Psychological Association Division 44 president elect, delivers the morning keynote address at the Culture and Social Justice Within the Rainbow inaugural conference in the Campus Center Ballroom on Saturday. The event, coordinated by Students of PRIDE, was hosted by the University of La Verne department of psychology. The conference focused on the treatment of clients that... 

ABA accreditation in sight

Christina Collins Burton Editor-in-Chief  The University of La Verne College of Law this week won back its provisional accreditation from the American Bar Association’s Council of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar. On March 16 the accreditation council met with College of Law representatives in Florida. The La Verne Team argued successfully that accreditation deserved to be reinstated... 

Comentary: Being Greek involves more than letters

<i>Comentary</i>: Being Greek involves more than letters
Christina Collins Burton, Editor in Chief As Greeks on the University of La Verne campus, we hold a very special spot as leaders. Due to the size of the campus and how social all of the students are, nothing is sacred. Larger campuses have the luxury of size blotting out gossip among students and keeping problems within the Greek grapevine. This presents a problem as far as our image on campus. In... 

Movie Review: ‘80s show ’21 Jump Street’ makes film debut

Christina Collins Burton Editor in Chief An update of the 1980s television show of the same name, “21 Jump Street,” comes a surprisingly entertaining comedy that strays from the stereotypical slapstick film. The duo Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill created great situational comedy and plenty of laughs for the audience to enjoy. Instead of stealing the original story of a cop being taken off the street... 
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