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Latino Student Forum encourages students to vote

Latino Student Forum encourages students to vote
Latino Student Forum adviser Cres Gonzalez unties the Donald Trump piñata’s head during LSF’s event “Today We March, Tomorrow We Vote” Sept. 24 near Miller Hall. Voter registration was offered at the event, as well as a graffiti board, where students could answer what qualities a presidential candidate should have in a multicultural country. Students were also given the chance to write letters... 

Commentary: There is room for women in sports, too

<i>Commentary</i>: There is room for women in sports, too
Jolene Nacapuy, Editor in Chief Women are not acknowledged enough or shown much respect in the sports world. This has gone on long enough. Women are starting to break the barriers, but it seems they remain in a man’s world, and that needs to change. Women are constantly treated as second-class citizens in the sports world. They have a limited role in professional sports and to me, that is not OK. The... 

Trojans overpower Leopards in Inland Empire Classic

Trojans overpower Leopards in Inland Empire Classic
Struggling against a fourth quarter score of 21-2, La Verne sophomore driver Jared Hopley brings the ball forward with the assist of junior utility Jordan Bowers. USC Trojans sophomore drivers Mitch Embrey and Lazar Pasuljevic try to stop the duo. By a final score of 23-2, USC gave the Leopards a soaking at the first game of the day Sunday at the La Verne Aquatics Center. / photo by Terrence Lewis Jolene... 

LVPD searches for 2 suspects

The La Verne Police Department is searching for two suspects who were involved in two different incidents involving middle-school boys. The boys were harassed by the suspects Tuesday afternoon, according to an email sent by Loretta Rahmani, dean of student affairs. The first incident occurred on Bonita Avenue near A Street, and the second was in the Vons parking lot on Foothill Boulevard. Both incidents... 

‘Procrastination’ brings stress relief

‘Procrastination’ brings stress relief
Senior English major Francesca Terzano and junior English major Chandler Heath take a break from studying for finals by attending Destination Procrastination May 14 in the Campus Center, hosted by the Campus Activities Board and the Associated Students of University of La Verne. The event provided free food, arcade games, painting therapy and school supplies. / photo by Michelle Leon Jolene Nacapuy ... 

Commentary: A-Rod doesn’t deserve to be paid for milestone

<i> Commentary</i>: A-Rod doesn’t deserve to be paid for milestone
Jolene Nacapuy, Sports Editor The New York Yankees are not going to pay designated hitter Alex Rodriguez for tying and passing Willie Mays on the all-time home run list, although it is stated in his contract that he should receive a $6 million bonus for each milestone that he passes. On May 3, Rodriguez tied Willie Mays with a go-ahead home run in the top of the eighth inning against the Boston Red... 

Commentary: Tom Brady deserves his ‘inflated’ punishment

<i>Commentary</i>: Tom Brady deserves his ‘inflated’ punishment
Jolene Nacapuy, Sports Editor The NFL suspended New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for four games after a report was found that he was aware of the deflation of footballs before the AFC Championship game in January. In addition to Brady’s suspension without pay, the Patriots were fined $1 million and lost two draft picks. The Patriots also suspended the two equipment staffers believed to... 

Jebbia hits home run in leadership

Jebbia hits home run in leadership
Mark Jebbia, senior economics major, is a pitcher for the University of La Verne baseball team. This season, Jebbia has a batting average of .318 overall and .386 in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Jebbia chose to pursue a degree in economics because he thought it would be interesting to study with respect to the circumstances of the current U.S. and global economy. He... 

The beast is flamed

The beast is flamed
Junior public relations major Aaron Brown burns his San Antonio Spurs Tim Duncan jersey Tuesday outside of the Dwight Hanawalt Football Complex because he lost a bet to Diane Sutter, trustee of The Beast 980 radio station. The station is the official radio home of the Los Angeles Clippers. Brown bet that the Spurs would win the series against the Clippers in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Unfortunately,... 

Commentary: Public figures must remain professional

<i>Commentary</i>: Public figures must remain professional
Jolene Nacapuy, Sports Editor On April 20, ESPN suspended reporter Britt McHenry for a week, after a video of her angrily criticizing a towing company surfaced online. McHenry’s car was towed from a parking lot in Washington, D.C., by Advanced Towing Company and she decided to take the route of anger. In the released video, McHenry said a few things such as “That’s why I have a degree and you... 
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