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Leopards take SCIAC softball title

Pui Lok Choi Staff Writer The Leopards won three in a row on Saturday to win the 2010 Southern California Intercolleg­iate Athletic Conference post-season tournament in Claremont against the Redlands Bulldogs. After losing 6-3 in the first game to the Redlands Bulldogs on Friday, the Leopards needed to win the next game to avoid elimination. “We’ve been in this situation before and we know what... 

La Verne places 3rd at SCIAC championships

La Verne places 3rd at SCIAC championships
Freshman Paul Turner, who hails from Indio, placed first in the men’s long jump and triple jump at the SCIAC Championship meet on April 30 and May 1 at Pomona College in Claremont. The men’s team took third place overall. Its next event is Saturday at the Occidental Invitational./photo by Nicholas Mitzenmacher Pui Lok Choi Staff Writer The men’s track and field team placed third in the Southern... 

Magician dazzles students' minds

Magician dazzles students' minds
Dan Sperry, named “Most Original Magician” by The World Magic Awards, performed a live show for the students of La Verne in the Campus Center Ballroom Tuesday. The room was overflowing with students, including Roxanne Garcia, Junior Business Administrations major at, who came for the show that contained a mix of magic, comedy, and mind reading. / photo by Nicholas Mitzenmacher Pui Lok Choi Staff... 

Water polo drops two in conference

Water polo drops two in conference
Lauren Shepard, freshman goalkeeper for La Verne, successfully blocks a shot attempt in the fourth quarter as La Verne’s Elizabeth Roberts and Pomona-Pitzer’s Perri Hopkins fight for position. The Sagehens topped the Leopards, 17-4, on Saturday at Haldeman Pool in Claremont. On Saturday La Verne will be back in action at 11 a.m. in a home contest against Whittier. Pui Lok Choi Staff Writer The... 

New religious club reaches out to La Verne students

Pui Lok Choi Staff Writer A new campus Bible study club aims to spread the word of Christ. Christ’s X Factor meets weekly on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. in the Chapel and aims to teach students the word of the Lord. The group has been meeting since the start of spring semester and hopes to influence more students to attend. “The goal of the club is to build relationships with God and help people,” said... 

Commentary: Division III athletes thrive without glamor

Pui Lok Choi Staff Writer In NCAA Division III, there is no spotlight and no glamor. There is no highly touted basketball player going into next year’s draft, no NCAA Final Four, no coach Pat Summit leading the women Volunteers with more than 1,000 career victories, no race for the Heisman, no home of the 12th man and no media circus. However, there is the same hard work, dedication, academics and... 

Web news gives small towns big boost

Web news gives small towns big boost
As part of the faculty lecture series, Elizabeth Zwerling, associate professor of journalism, gave a talk titled “Rural News Network: Web Technology Meets Citizen Journalism to Restore a Sense of Community in Rural Montana Towns,” Monday in the President’s Dining Room. Her article on the same topic was published in the Online Journalism Review in August 2009. / photo by Stephanie Arellanes Pui... 

Wine walk promotes fun and fundraising

Pui Lok Choi Staff Writer On a beautiful Southern California evening, wine fans and couples enjoyed the first Glendora Wine Walk Feb. 12 on North Glendora Avenue in downtown. With 28 stations serving wines ranging from chardonnay to zinfandel, patrons were sure to have a good time. Los Angeles resident Madison Jennings was brought to the event by a friend. “I really didn’t know what to expect but... 
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