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Student poll compares D Street restaurants

Hayley Hulin Staff Writer During an informal survey, students were asked whether they prefer House of Wings or Lordsburg Taphouse – both popular restaurants in downtown La Verne. Among the surveyed group of 15 students nine preferred House of Wings while six favored Lordsburg. Many preferred the price and environment at House of Wings while others liked the service and food at Lordsburg. “I prefer... 

BSU luncheon reflects on Black History Month

Hayley Hulin Staff Writer Black Student Union held a luncheon in the President’s Dining Room Wednesday in honor of Black History Month. An intimate gathering of students, club members and faculty ate a catered lunch together where they relaxed and discussed what black history means to them. “The premise for the lunch was to bring members of BSU together in a casual setting for fellowship,” Mathieu... 

Speaker focuses on group process

Speaker focuses on group process
Tyson Wooters, a motivational speaker who has traveled around the country discussing leadership in organizations spoke Monday in the Campus Center on the value of setting goals and following through with ideals. Wooters was this year’s ASULV leadership speaker. / photo by Julian Burrell Hayley Hulin Staff Writer Tyson Wooters, this year’s annual Associated Students of the University of La Verne... 

‘Bette and Boo’ makes dysfunction fun

Hayley Hulin Staff Writer Dead babies and dysfunctional families color the comedy “The Marriage of Bette and Boo.” The University of La Verne Department of Theatre Arts cast performed the black comedy with intelligence and vulnerability as they dealt with issues regarding alcoholism, postpartum depression and verbal domestic violence. “The Marriage of Bette and Boo” exaggerates difficult... 

Hayes highlights Latino teachers

Hayes highlights Latino teachers
Cleveland Hayes, associate professor of education, presents “We Teach Too: The Pedagogical Practices of Exemplary Latino Teachers,” Monday in the President’s Dining Room. In his lecture Hayes shared his study of several kindergarten through 12th grade Latino teachers who were inspired to become excellent teachers following negative experiences as school children. / photo by Celine Dehban Hayley... 

Scare Fest frights and delights LV

Hayley Hulin Staff Writer The Campus Activities Board hosted Scare Fest Wednesday night on the Lawn from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. A small crowd of students gathered for the Halloween event featuring Burnt to a Crisp, a Texas smokehouse food truck, an obstacle course from Boot Camp Challenge and a terror truck from Terror Truck Inc. “For Scare Fest we got together as a group and compared what we did last... 

Halloween Getdown hosts ghouls, ‘Goonies’

Hayley Hulin Staff Writer  Mosaic Pomona, a local church, sponsored the Down­town Halloween Getdown at the Thomas Plaza in the Pomona Arts Colony on Sunday night. The free event featured face painting, popcorn, and games along with a pumpkin decorating booth that let event attendees embellish a medium gourd with pipe cleaners, stickers and paint. “We wanted to do a family friendly event to serve... 

Tattoos leave a mark for the cure

Tattoos leave a mark for the cure
Steve Kurtis gets a pink breast cancer awareness ribbon with boxing gloves hanging from the ends tattooed on his left hand by Ink’d Chronicles tattoo artist Guillermo Gonzalez. Ink’d Chronicles hosted its annual “Tattoos for the Cure” event Saturday to raise money to fight breast cancer. / photo by Ryan Gann Hayley Hulin Staff Writer Ink’d Chronicles tattoo studio held a breast cancer charity... 

Orchestra evokes emotion with old favorites

Hayley Hulin Staff Writer The Pomona College Orchestra performed Saturday night at the Mabel Shaw Bridges Hall of Music at the Pomona College. The orchestra began by playing the prelude to “Hänsel und Gretel” by Engelbert Humperdinck and was followed by “Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson” by Aaron Copland, the prelude to Act III of “Lohengrin” and the prelude and Liebestod from “Tristan... 

Luncheon displays psychic visions and mime

Hayley Hulin Staff Writer The Campus Activities Board hosted a circus luncheon at Davenport Hall on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for Homecoming Week. For the event in support of homecoming, CAB decorated Davenport with red, yellow and blue balloons attached to tables. At the patio door, the voting booth for king and queen accepted votes and gave away free yo-yos. A mime dressed in a bowler hat,... 
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