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Sean Dillon's film earns award

Tiffany Spears Staff Writer Assistant Professor of Theater Arts Sean Dillon won the New Belgium Indie Feature Film Award, which honors independent feature films. Dillon’s film “Something Blue” was shown at the 2010 Sonoma International Film Festival from April 15-18. It was among one of four films chosen to be screened in the 2010 INPUT Conference held in Budapest, Hungary from May 8-12. Dillon... 

Graduation speakers announced

Tiffany Spears Staff Writer Spring commencement is a mere week away and the lineup of graduation speakers was recently announced. The College of Law commencement ceremony will take place Sunday at the Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion at 2 p.m. Irene Khan, former secretary general of Amnesty International, will be given the graduating remarks to the law students. Khan is a prominent human rights... 

Festival showcases Latino culture

Festival showcases Latino culture
Chaffey High School dance club members Wendell Montague, Adriana Candelas, Joshua Magslang and Rosa Mota perform the Mexican hat dance at the 21st Annual Bienvenida Dinner on Saturday in Davenport Dining Hall. Live music was played throughout the night, and food was served for the event, hosted by the Latino Student Forum. / photo by Nicholas Mitzenmacher Tiffany Spears Staff Writer Davenport hosted... 

Fashion Review: Military, sequins in vogue

Tiffany Spears Staff Writer Spring is upon us and that means it is time to put away your sweaters and revamp your wardrobe for the new season. This spring season is all about being comfortable and looking chic. “Spring is the dress to impress season,” said Charlie Neff, a senior broadcast journalism major and fashion blogger. This year’s spring trends are all about blazers, shorts, tunics, light-weight... 

Immigration myths are disproven

Immigration myths are disproven
Leo R. Chavez, professor of anthropology at UC Irvine, delivers the keynote address at the Immigration and Acculturation Symposium on Wednesday. Chavez spoke on the myth of the “Latin threat” and specifically the lack of evidence supporting the perceived menace. /photo by Rafael Anguiano Tiffany Spears Staff Writer Immigration is a current topic of debate in the United States due in part to the... 

Kathleen Lamkin outlines Wagner's genius

Kathleen Lamkin outlines Wagner's genius
Speaking on Wagner’s innovative and radical concepts of music and drama, Kathleen Lamkin, professor of music, presents a lecture Wednesday in the Campus Center Ballroom as part of the “Ring” Series. The presentation featured excerpts of Bayreuth productions of “The Ring of the Nibelung.” Lamkin’s address concluded the series of lectures on campus about the “Ring” cycle./ photo by... 

Bracelets help encourage patients

Bracelets help encourage patients
The CAB event, A Band for Hope, was held in front of the Campus Center on Tuesday. The event was held to make bracelets for cancer patients at St. Jude Hospital. Although the table was slow at times, students, such as Ashley Cole, made their way to the table during the time allotted and were able to make an abundance of bracelets with words of encouragement. Cole made a bracelet with the sentiment... 

Horse show gallops into Pomona

Tiffany Spears Staff Writer Vibrant hues, rhinestones and glitter are not what come to mind when thinking about a horse show or rider. But that was the theme of the Ponies of America Club Southwest Regional Horse Show, a Western theme with all the sparkle and glitter possible. The horse show competition was held at the Fairplex on Saturday and Sunday. The competition featured female riders from the... 

Claremont Symphony hits all the right notes

Claremont Symphony hits all the right notes
The music of composers Carl Maria von Weber and Ludwig van Beethoven filled the air at the Garrison Theater on Saturday. / photo by Christopher Guzman Tiffany Spears Staff Writer The music of composers Carl Maria von Weber and Ludwig van Beethoven filled the air at the Garrison Theater on Saturday. During the Claremont Orchestra’s Winter Concert, performers enchanted an audience of about 120 people... 

Rankin stresses HIV prevention

Rankin stresses HIV prevention
William Rankin, president of the Global AIDS Interfaith Alliance, spoke with students and others Wednesday about his organization for HIV prevention and care in poverty stricken countries. The non-profit, non-governmental organization teams with religious partners to work within third-world countries, including African countries such as Malawi. /photo by Nicholas Mitzenmacher Tiffany Spears Staff... 
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