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Redman talks education, marriage

Redman talks education, marriage

As professor of education and director of teacher education at the University of La Verne, Peggy Redman has devoted most of her professional life to educating the next generation of teachers in America.

Cal Poly students shock and entertain audience

The Cal Poly Pomona Department of Theater Arts presented student written-and-directed one acts last weekend, showcasing five unique tales dealing with realistic and out-of-this-world circumstances.

Afghan scholars visit ULV for symposium

A lack of education and the absence of cultural understanding were among the reasons cited for human rights violations in Afghanistan at the Afghanistan and State Building Symposium last Friday, hosted by the La Verne College of Law. The symposium, well attended by local and international dignitaries, featured panel speakers from Afghanistan, the U.S. Afghan Women’s Council and Harvard – all of whom shared their views on human rights violations.

WASC report calls for changes

A new report has revealed the University of La Verne passed the first phase of the rigorous re-accreditation process, which also means it still has work to do. The report, a capacity and preparatory review, was prepared by the Western Associa tion of Schools and Colleges and featured a list of praises and problems – many of which are related to the University’s lack of a shared vision.

Automotive Review: Leaf may recharge future of driving

The advent of the Nissan Leaf, an all-electric vehicle, is stirring a silent commotion in the automotive world, a world where Priuses have barely crossed over.

Music Review: One for the Team hits an indie pop home run

One For The Team is a relatively new indie rock/pop band started in 2006, but is already promoting its junior full-length album, “Ghosts,” which offers a sound suitable for the 80s junkie and the underground rock enthusiast.

Music Review: Frightened Rabbits scare up a good album

The band is called Frightened Rabbit, and if you have not yet heard its unique sound, you are missing out on clever indie rock.

Saudi Arabia visits Davenport

Saudi Arabia visits Davenport

Davenport Dining Hall was transformed into a mini Saudi Arabia on Wednesday with the help of a little baklava, henna tattoos and live Arabic music.

More students pay for college alone

“Go to college” is what every student in America hears growing up. But with 9.7 percent of the U.S. population unemployed, more and more students are hearing “Go to college, and find a way to pay for it.”

Students strive to use social networking safely

Today Facebook and Twitter dominate the world of online social networking. But this is not without inheriting the revolutionary capabilities of the outdated MySpace, which includes cases of cyberbullying, kidnapping and fraud.

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