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Chief justice touts law degree’s value

Chief justice touts law degree's value
California Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye speaks at the University of La Verne College of Law in a conversation hosted by Adjunct Professor of Law Douglas Miller. /photo by Christopher Mora. Christian Orozco Editor in Chief Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, chief justice of the California Supreme Court, answered questions – ranging from state budget cuts to what the chief justice does in her free time... 

Dorm flood forces students out

Eighteen students had to be evacuated from their suites in the Vista La Verne dorm the first week of classes following a slow hot water heater leak that caused drywall to crumble and floors to buckle, as well as damaging students’ personal items. Robert Beebe, director of physical plant operations and service, said he could not give a monetary estimate of the damage. All 18 students had to move out... 

False alarm evacuates library

At approximately 1 p.m. Monday, Wilson Library was evacuated due to a fire alarm being set off. The disturbance was identified as a false alarm due to a portable white board hitting a smoke detector in one of the library hallways. Though the situation was under control and everyone was let back into the building shortly after, the inconvenience could have been avoided. The white board that set off... 

LV publications left in good hands

LV publications left in good hands
Junior Journalism Major Christian Orozco is editor-in-chief of the Campus Times; and Senior Journalism Major Alex Forbess is editor-in-chief of La Verne Magazine this semester. Orozco is a big Oakland Raiders fan and an In-N-Out enthusiast. Forbess is a star cross-country runner, who loves to cook and bake. It is the first time for both men serving as editors in chief. / photo by Zachary Horton Katie... 

Fijians embrace TV

Elsie Ramos Sports Editor Professor of Communica­tions Don Pollock kicked off the faculty lecture series on Feb. 4 with “Fiji and the Media.” Pollock’s lecture focused on his sabbatical, which he spent at the University of the South Pacific researching how far the Fijian media has evolved since the first time he visited the island in 1979. Pollock said he watched as much Fijian television, listened... 

State of the University address

State of the University address
Entering her fourth semester as president of the University of La Verne, Devorah Lieberman speaks to the faculty and students at the second State of the University address. The presentation focused on the growth of the University’s online education. / photo by Hunter Cole  Read More →

Kahan hunts story behind forgery

Kahan hunts story behind forgery
Jeffrey Kahan, professor of English, presents his lecture “Forging a Ghost: The Hunt for Bruno” Feb. 11 in the President’s Dining Room. Kahan discussed William Henry Ireland’s forged works, focusing on “Bruno,” the title of one book that was never found. He explained how academic settings should have no tolerance for forgery and how it may have shaped views on Ireland. / photo by Nicole... 

LV ranked 2nd in nation for over-performing

LV ranked 2nd in nation for over-performing
Illustration by Jacob Bogdanoff Mariela Patron News Editor The University of La Verne ranked No. 2 in U.S. News and World Report’s first ever nationwide list of over-performing colleges, which looks at how universities performed in comparison to the schools’ reputations. ULV exceeded expectations in 82 measures, including enrollment, SAT scores, retention rates and grade point averages. “It’s... 

Debaters face judicial review

Karo Chakhlasyan Arts Editor Five members of the University of La Verne’s decorated debate team are awaiting the results of a University judicial review after they were pulled over last Thursday for speeding, and a student driver was charged with driving under the influence while on the way to a debate tournament at UC Davis. At roughly 11:30 p.m, on Nov. 29, senior psychology major Matthew Harvis... 

Sustainable future planned for ULV

Sarah Veissalov Staff Writer The Sustainable Campus Consortium is making its mark on the environment, leading the University of La Verne to a more sustainable campus by revamping its goals and organization. The Consortium will hold a meeting at 2 p.m. today in Mainiero Building, room 152. ULV community members are encouraged to attend. The consortium first began in 2002 when Robert Neher, professor... 
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