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Community News: Downtown La Verne takes a Cool Cruise

<i>Community News</i>: Downtown La Verne takes a Cool Cruise
Downtown La Verne was host to its annual Cool Cruise Car Show Saturday where car enthusiasts from across Southern California showcased their classic cars. Bruce Weeks and James Hammond of Hammond Racing displayed “April’s Dream,” a dragster that has seen more than 10 years of racing experience. / photo by Christopher Mora Kristina Bugante Staff Writer A ’62 VW Bus, a ’56 Ford Thunderbird... 

Gay Straight Alliance opens resource center

Kristina Bugante Staff Writer The Gay Straight Alliance – formerly known as the Rainbow Alliance – is making a comeback after a two-semester absence, with the opening of its new resource center. Currently, the resource center consists of only a bookshelf located in the curriculum lab of the Barkley Annex. “We want to show this campus that we are a presence,” said Joel Sierra, freshman business... 

ULV Extended Learning offers certifications

Kristina Bugante Staff Writer The University of La Verne has recently launched the Extended Learning program, which offers non-degree/non-credit courses and certificate programs to students. The program offers certification in wedding and event planning, clinical medical assistant training, pharmacy technician training and an on-site corporate training program. “The Extended Learning program is an... 

Intramurals end with a nail-biter

Intramurals end with a nail-biter
Senior business major Spencer Contreras and junior criminology major Ziggy Azarcon team up to lead their Phi Delta Theta team to a victory on the second night of the four day volleyball tournament, Feb. 27. Phi Delta Theta went on to the finals and eventually lost to the Monstarz. / photo by Stephanie Ball Kristina Bugante Staff Writer The Monstarz defeated Phi Delta Theta in the Campus Activities... 

Undocumented face unique stress

Undocumented face unique stress
Leticia Arellano-Morales, associate professor of psychology, presents “Stress and Quality of Life Among Latino Day Laborers” Monday as a part of the faculty lecture series. A primary focus of the lecture was masculinity and its affect on the Latino day laborers’ lives. / photo by Kelley Maggiulli Kristina Bugante Staff Writer Associate professor of psychology Leticia Arellano-Morales presented... 

Lessons through the language of love

Kristina Bugante Staff Writer The modern languages department premiered the movie-musical comedy “El otro lado de la cama” Feb. 14 in the President’s Dining Room. The screening was a part of the movie series titled “Amor,” in which the modern languages department’s Foreign Language Enhancement Activities, or FLEA, screened a series of foreign films with “love” as the main theme. “We... 

Melanie Nakaue exhibit shows the ‘Way’

Melanie Nakaue exhibit shows the 'Way'
Danielle Vukovich, junior psychology and political science major, and Michelle Gonzalez, junior criminology major, attend the opening for Melanie Nakaue’s exhibition, “The Way of Things,” in the Harris Art Gallery on Feb. 7 with Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs Al Clark. The exhibit is open Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. through March 14. /photo by Katherine Careaga. Kristina... 
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