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Embracing community kindness

Embracing community kindness
Juniors Tiffany Koval and Daisy Aldana enjoy a free dinner at the Church of the Brethren on Tuesday. The Food Network – A Monthly Meal to Build Community, sponsored by the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life and the La Verne Church of the Brethren, serves free meals once a month. The purpose is to welcome and build community among students from ULV, the community and the La Verne Church of the... 

Watching out for the birds

Watching out for the birds
Professor Patricia Caldani’s biology class took a field trip to San Dimas Canyon Park to go bird watching on Monday. The trip was led by Professor of Biology Jeff Burkhart. Only one bird was seen during the trip because it was late in the day, but the class observed a tree frog, a scorpion and some poisonous plants found in the area. Among the class on the trip were Sandra Kourg, Maria Cuevas and... 

Alpha Lambda Delta

Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society held its annual induction on Wednesday in La Fetra Auditorium. The following inductees earned at least a 3.5 grade point average during their freshman year. Umair Amjad Jasmin Avelar Bradley Blackshire Evelyn Bobbitt Pablo Cabrera Christine Camacho Katherine Careaga Andrea Castro Alicia Chhan Rachel Czarnocki Margarita De Avila David Delgado Cassandra Egan Darleanne... 

News Briefs

Decision Lecture Constance Rossum will hold a lecture on the paired-values approach to decision-making from noon to 1 p.m. Nov. 21 in the President’s Dining Room. EDC Lecture From noon to 1 p.m. on Nov 28, Christine Broussard will hold a faculty lecture on the nongeonomic effects of selected endocrine-disrupting chemicals in the President’s Dining Room. Research Day Faculty and students will... 

Lipstadt lecture sheds light on Eichmann trial

Tennille Wright Staff Writer Wednesday marked the 73rd anniversary of Kristallnacht, also known as the night of broken glass, during which a series of attacks against Jews throughout Nazi Germany and Austria involved the ransacking and torching of synagogues, Jewish homes and shops. In remembrance of the day Deborah Lipstadt, professor of modern Jewish and holocaust studies at Emory University, shared... 

Lamkin discusses Haydn’s music

Lamkin discusses Haydn’s music
Kathleen Lamkin, professor of music, discussed Haydn’s musical contributions from 1770 to 1830 on Monday in the President’s Dining Room. The talk was titled “Haydn’s Heritage and Reception in the Moravian Communities of North America.” / photo by Candice Salazar Brianna Means Staff Writer Joseph Haydn was a classical composer whose music flourished in the United States from 1770 to the 1830s... 

First person experience: Conference helps build ULV’s future leaders

Anthony Juarez Staff Writer My experience at the National Association for Campus Activities West regional conference left me in awe as I watched rock bands and comedians perform while being surrounded by hundreds of spirited college students from around the world. The University of La Verne’s ASULV and CAB, with clubs from colleges from around the world met in Spokane, Wash., for the fun-filled conference. The... 

Commentary: Cutting loan program would hurt, not help

<i>Commentary</i>: Cutting loan program would hurt, not help
Branden del Rio, Editor in Chief Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul promised that he would cut the federal budget by $1 trillion if he is elected president. He has promised to cut his own salary to approximately $40,000, a commendable effort on his part that sends a serious message about cutting back on government spending. Paul’s libertarian roots and strict adhesion to the Constitution... 

Lecture challenges New Testament legitimacy

Lecture challenges New Testament legitimacy
Bart Ehman, a distinguished professor of religious studies at the University of North Carolina delivers his lecture, “Is the New Testament Forged? The Surprising Claims of Biblical Scholars.” In the lecture Ehman discussed his research into the origins of the New Testament. Ehman believes that 1 Peter and 2 Peter in the New Testament, thought to have been written by the Apostle Peter, could not... 

Graduation time frames remain small at ULV

Allison Lavelle Staff Writer To the dismay of tuition payers everywhere, the traditional four-year bachelor’s degree is more commonly becoming a five-year degree as students take longer to complete their education. The cause of the extension of time spent in school is a mix of students working while in college, overcrowding at state universities, and the desire to obtain multiple degrees. According... 
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