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Are we there yet? Equity discussed

Are we there yet? Equity discussed
Susan Exon, associate dean for faculty development at the College of Law, gives a presentation titled “Gender Differences in Conflict Resolution” at the “Gender Equality: Am I There Yet?” conference Nov. 1. The conference, presented by the Women on the Move Network and the University of La Verne, covered issues such as domestic violence, human trafficking and racism. / photo by Daniel Torres Alyssa... 

Grace Miller celebrates fall with family festival

Grace Miller celebrates fall with family festival
Darnel Smith and Cody Kirby take a spin on a two-seater swing ride at the Grace Miller Elementary School Fall Festival Oct. 30 on Holly Oak Street in La Verne. The Fall Festival allowed students, friends and families to dress up and engage in Halloween activities, games and rides prior to trick-or-treating festivities. / photo by Emily Bieker Alyssa Navarro Staff Writer Children, parents and teachers... 

Halloween in La Verne

Halloween in La Verne
Trick-or-treating brings the Suniga family from Pomona to Third Street in La Verne on Halloween. The family has been trick-or-treating in La Verne for several years. The houses on the street were decorated, and the House of Praise Church held their Harvest Festival on the corner of Third Street and F Street for all people to enjoy food and games. / photo by Sonora Hernandez Fatima Khawaja, age 3 from... 

LVTV brings ‘spooktacular’ fun

Liz Ortiz Metro Editor Mayor Don Kendrick, City Council Member Charlie Rosales, University President Devorah Lieberman and children dressed in their Halloween best appeared on LVTV’s live broadcast of the sixth annual Halloween Spooktacular Friday. Seniors Tanya Velazquez and Tyler Harrison hosted the broadcast, entertained the audience with Halloween-themed jokes and handed out candy to trick-or-treaters. “My... 

Li studies trainer-trainee relationship

Yaya Pineda Staff Writer Assistant Professor of Psychology Jeanie Li discussed the link between healthy relationships between supervisors and supervisees and psychological well being during her lecture Monday in the President’s Dining Room. Titled “Exploring Super­vision Priorities, Process and Outcome,” Li’s lecture was part of the weekly Faculty Lecture Series. “I feel like there is a... 

Provost search committee picks three finalists

Des Delgadillo Online Editor The University’s nationwide search for a new provost reached the home stretch, with a final pool of three candidates set to hold open forums at ULV starting next week. Once concluded, the candidate selected will assume the permanent position of chief academic officer, currently held by Jonathan Reed in the interim who was formerly the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. President... 

Serra, Bobbitt reign supreme at Homecoming

Serra, Bobbitt reign supreme at Homecoming
Senior biology major Evelyn Bobbitt from Iota Delta sorority and senior communications major Jose Serra from Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity were elected Homecoming Queen and King for 2014 during halftime at the football game against Redlands Saturday./ photo by Emily Bieker Erum Jaffrey Assistant Editor The Homecoming court stood in front of five dance team members, who sat in cardboard cut-out televisions.... 

Skipworth steps down

Stanley Skipworth, director of Campus Safety and Transportation, will be leaving the University to consult in law enforcement at the Claremont Colleges. Today is his last day. “The work that he’s done to increase the professionalism, training and certification of staff and services offered has made a tremendous difference on campus,” said Clive Houston-Brown, vice president of facilities and... 

Program aids students’ dreams

Alyssa Navarro Staff Writer The University of La Verne is the first private institution in California to partner with theDream.US, a privately funded scholarship program helping undocumented students receive financial aid. TheDream.US provides college scholarships to highly motivated students who want to get a college education but cannot afford it. “We have a lot of great prospective students that... 

‘Genetic Chile’ explores GMOs in pepper industry

Russell R. Silva Staff Writer Professor of Biology Jay Jones presented “Genetic Chile,” a documentary by Christopher Dudley where scientists and genetic engineers look at genetically modified foods through the eyes of the farmers from New Mexico protecting their iconic chile pepper. The presentation was part of the “In Context” series, where Jones shows videos about the progression of science... 
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