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Phi Delta Theta wins basketball tourney

Phi Delta Theta wins basketball tourney
Michael Stewart of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon team defends the basket against Jake Vieth of the Phi Delta Theta team on the third night of intramural basketball Monday. Vieth made the shot. Phi Delta Theta won this game and, ultimately, the tournament. / photo by Jessica Harsen Veronica Orozco News Editor Tuesday night marked the end of a two-week battle for the Campus Activities Board’s intramural... 

Foreign students adapt to life at La Verne

Michelle Nunez Staff Writer International students are an important and ever-growing part of the La Verne community. Yet as these students leave home and enter this new environment, there are things they must get used to here. “Los Angeles is a very modern city,” said graduate accounting student Pengfei Lei, from China. “La Verne is very beautiful,” Lei said. “People here are friendly,... 

Students struggle to find parking

Students struggle to find parking
With the limited number of parking spots available on the University of La Verne campus and a historically high 2,500 students, this free shuttle takes some students, faculty and staff to a remote parking lot on A Street, south of Arrow Highway. The remote lot has 332 spaces. The shuttles stops at the northeast corner of parking lot D. / photo by Katherine Careaga Erica Maurice Staff Writer With the... 

New club looks to ‘renew’ La Verne

New club looks to 'renew' La Verne
Renew club members sing during the first meeting of the Christian group earlier this month in the downstairs room of the University Chapel. Renew is an outreach Christian club affiliated with Revive Church in Claremont. Renew not only offers a safe haven for students with similar values and views but also focuses on academic excellence and offers tutoring for all students,  according to club members.... 

Commentary: No ‘hollerin’ for Honey Boo Boo

<i>Commentary</i>: No 'hollerin' for Honey Boo Boo
Christina Collins Burton, Editor in Chief She’s blonde, considered cute and has way more attitude than any other girls her age. The lime-light is being stolen by 6-year-old Alana Thompson. Better known as “Honey Boo Boo,” Thompson has been gathering popularity since her goofy commentary on “Toddlers in Tiaras.” Now, when I first heard that TLC was deciding to give Thompson her own spin-off... 

La Verne has its day at the L.A. County Fair

Danielle Hunt Staff Writer Every year the Los Angeles County Fair takes over Pomona and attracts thousands of people to its prizes and greasy food. Wednesday was La Verne Day at the Fair, so many University of La Verne students took advantage of the free admission. “It was a great opportunity since the fair prices have been ridiculously expensive so to be able to go for free and hang out with my... 

iPhone 5 piques student interest

iPhone 5 piques student interest
Alec Young texts his girlfriend on his iPhone as he waits for his first class of the day to begin, while Sean Kusick talks with a fellow track teammate about the NCAA compliance meeting they just attended outside on the patio by Barbara’s Place. The invention of the iPhone changed handheld phones from voice contact devices to full-fledged miniature computers. / photo by Jessica Harsen Robert Penalber News... 

New students get senior advice

New students get senior advice
Vanessa Perocier, a senior psychology major, has been juggling the demands of her senior project and involvement in her sorority Alpha Omicron Pi. Perocier was in the Campus Center representing her sorority for Fall recruitment. / photo by Pablo Cabrera Michelle Nuñez Staff Writer Seniors on campus have some advice for the incoming freshmen class, which could help smooth the road ahead for the newbies. So... 

Seasonal market keeps spirits up

Seasonal market keeps spirits up
On Thursday nights in Downtown La Verne, local venders come together and set up booths on “D” Street for a community farmers market. At this booth, sophomore communications major Jessica Rivera, sophomore criminology major Ashley Harris and sophomore broadcasting major Emily Morrow ask about the price on an Alice in Wonderland painting. / photo by Ryan Gann Ingrid Rodriguez Staff Writer Handmade... 

Club fosters political discussions

Christian Gastelum, Jenni Peterson, Anthony Reyes and Vanessa Marroquin gather for the first Democratic Student Alliance executive board meeting in the Learning Enhancement Center on Friday. The alliance was formed to support the Democratic Party and its candidates. The club hopes to sponsor a booth at the La Verne Farmer’s Market on Thursdays. / photo by Erica Castellanos Alex Forbess Editorial... 
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