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Social media inspires new exhibit

Social media inspires new exhibit
At the reception for “Geolocation: Desert­scapes,” senior communications major Anthony Juarez speaks to featured photographer Marni Shindelman via Skype and an iPad because the photographers could not make it to the reception. The exhibit, also featuring the work of Nate Larson, runs through May 24 in the Carlson Gallery on the ground floor of Miller Hall. / photo by Ryan C. Gann Karla Rendon Staff... 

Food Court: First person experience: Veganism involves more than giving up meat

Karla Rendon Staff Writer Veganism is the practice of refraining from animal products in one’s diet and life style. But what some people fail to realize is that veganism is more than just a diet; it is also a lifestyle. Adhering to the constraints that lifestyle means to abstain from eating cheese, most cookies, Jell-O and not wearing leather, wool and suede. According to a Gallup poll, 2 percent... 

Art walk features diverse display

Art walk features diverse display
Artist Wade Stanley demonstrates different ideas for a painting with Nolan Moore and Miranda Munoz at the Claremont Art Walk Friday. The event occurs the first Friday of each month at the Claremont Packing House in downtown Claremont and features a range of local artists. / photo by Chelsea Knight Karla Rendon Staff Writer Artists, musicians and spectators gathered for the Claremont Art Walk on April... 

Music Review: “Dear Miss Lonelyhearts” lives up to expectations

Karla Rendon Staff Writer Cold War Kids fans are in for quite a treat as the newest edition to their discography, “Dear Miss Lonelyhearts” was released on April 2. Following their tradition of sassy pianos, enticing lyrics and front man Nathan Willett’s captivating voice, the Long Beach-based indie rock band does not disappoint. With 10 songs on the new album, fans can agree that Cold War... 

Ruslan’s poetry inspires, entertains

Ruslan’s poetry inspires, entertains
Hip hop artist Ruslan Karaoglanovn creates hip hop music to motivate and entertain his audience. CAB and the Cypher Circle presented the performance of Ruslan’s poetry and rap in the Campus Center Monday. / photo by Kelley Maggiulli Karla Rendon Staff Writer San Diego-based artist Ruslan Karaoglanov captivated students on Monday with his fun raps and charismatic stage presence. Performing at the... 

Young musicians display sophisticated talent

Classically trained violinist and singer Daniel Alvarez performs Violin Sonata No. 6 in D Major by Erich Wolfgang Korngold on Sunday in a concert featuring music from the early 20th century. He has been studying music for most of his life and is currently working on a teaching credential at La Sierra University in hopes of becoming a choral conductor. / photo by Chelsea Knight Karla Rendon Staff Writer Pianos... 

CAB brings ‘A Night in Bollywood’

CAB brings ‘A Night in Bollywood’
Anthony Kissinger, senior business administration major, and his date, Sabrina Ruiz, sophomore radio broadcasting major, share a dance to start off the night at the annual winter formal. The Campus Activities Board hosted the formal at the Padua Hills Theatre in Claremont on Friday with the theme, “A Night in Bollywood.” / photo by Ryan Gann Karla Rendon Staff Writer Indian ambience was in the... 

Dobrowner captures beauty of landscapes

Dobrowner captures beauty of landscapes
University of La Verne alumnus Gerry Pence and his friend Doug Bro talk with photographer Mitch Dobrowner during the reception for Dobrowner’s exhibition, “Vital Firmament,” in the Carlson Gallery. Pence, who graduated from ULV in 1949, is an avid photographer. He discussed the use of both digital and film prints shown in the gallery. The exhibit runs through April 5. / photo by Mitchell Aleman Karla... 

Country gets its turn in the Lavernapalooza spotlight

Karla Rendon Staff Writer LaVernapalooza is an annual concert event that offers students the chance to see their favorite artists perform. Past concerts have each been different by having groups of diverse musical genres. Previous acts included Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, LMFAO and J. Cole. But on Jan. 16, the ASULV Facebook page surprised students by announcing that the 4th annual LaVernapalooza will... 
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