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Faculty lecture quiets the stigma on silence

Faculty lecture quiets the stigma on silence
Responding to a question about the importance of using silence as a tool for success in negotiations, Assistant Professor of Management Yeri Cho presents a faculty lecture Tuesday in the President’s Dining Room. Cho explained her research process and how she gathered her data to come to the hypothesis that silence can be used as an advantage in any discussion. She said silence adds a sense of validity... 

Lockers open for commuters

Lauren Harchut Staff Writer After a request from a student survey, the University has installed lockers for commuting students in the Athletics Pavilion to store their daily belongings. The idea of the installation came about after the news of the University closing down the main parking lot surfaced. “Last year, a survey went out and the results showed that students wanted lockers,” Associated... 

Macs stolen from Hoover Building

Jolene Nacapuy Editor in Chief Three sociology and anthropology department faculty offices in the Hoover Building were broken into sometime late Sunday night or early Monday morning and two computers were stolen. Assistant Professor of Anthropology Kanya Godde, Professor of Sociology Karen Donahue and Professor of Sociology Hector Delgado’s offices were targeted. Their office door windows were... 

ULV breaks ground for parking structure

ULV breaks ground for parking structure
The rubble of Lot D will continue to grow as construction begins for a five story parking structure. President Lieberman led the groundbreaking ceremony Oct. 8 at the construction site. Among the attendees were several donors and Mayor Don Kendrick, who also gave a short speech regarding the negotiations that were required to make this project a reality. / photo by Ben Camacho Cody Luk Online Editor Approximately... 

Adjunct faculty members create council

Celene Vargas Arts Editor A new adjunct faculty council has formed at the University to provide better representation and communication for adjuncts at all of the University’s regional campuses. The advisory council is made up of six elected members, three for the faculty assembly and the other three for the faculty senate. The senate is in charge of the policy, making process, and the assembly... 

Pumpkins spice up local park for Halloween

Pumpkins spice up local park for Halloween
West Covina High School junior Tristan Villar stocks pumpkins at the Harvest Pumpkin Patch at Heritage Park in La Verne. Since 1989, the La Verne Heritage Foundation has presented the annual pumpkin patch. Heritage Park is located east of Wheeler Avenue on Via De Mansion. The pumpkin patch is open weekdays, 4 – 8 p.m., and weekends, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., until Oct. 30. / photo by Noel Cabrera Arielle... 

Fairplex houses parking

Fairplex houses parking
Parking attendant Soledad Romero, known by her friends as Sol, greets shuttle driver Victor Majiha Friday at the Fairplex’s Gate 17 parking lot, now known as Lot T. Four shuttles, including a coach bus during peak hours, now run every eight to ten minutes from the Fairplex to the University. The designated drop off/pick up area is in Lot E. / photo by Karla Rendon  Read More →

ULV gardening club sprouts fresh vegetables

ULV gardening club sprouts fresh vegetables
Cassidy Furnari, president of the Botany and Gardening Club, picks fresh sage at the club’s open house Saturday. Members planted chard, broccoli and cilantro in the club’s garden, behind the Health Center on the corner of Second and E streets. Visitors were offered freshly picked fruits and vegetable, plus other refreshments. / photo By Nanor Zinzalian Brooke Grasso Metro Editor Behind the Health... 

Cummings documents HIV crisis

Cummings documents HIV crisis
Valerie Cummings, associate professor of broadcast journalism, analyzes the dangers of HIV and AIDS after showing her documentary “Women at Risk: Black Women and the HIV/AIDS Epidemic” Tuesday in the President’s Dining Room. Cummings’ 25-minute film examines the lives of black women who have been affected by the disease. She said it was difficult finding women to interview, but she had more... 

Roaches close Starbucks

Earlier this month one of La Verne’s local Starbucks had its health permit suspended for a week after the Los Angeles County Public Health Services came across a cockroach infestation during an inspection. The Starbucks in question is at 1181 Foothill Blvd., located in the Gateway Pointe shopping center. The inspection took place on Sept. 30 and the coffee shop was shut down immediately. The coffee... 
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