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Students embrace German culture at Oktoberfest

Students embrace German culture at Oktoberfest
The German Zeitgeist Band, a musical act that is a part of a larger performing group known as the American Musician of Musical Artists, played at the University of La Verne’s Oktoberfest on Tuesday. The duo, Richard Bernard on guitar and Karl Nagle on the accordion, has performed at various venues such as Disneyland. The event featured traditional German food during lunchtime in Davenport Dining... 

Fall fashion week highlights bold new trends

Ashley Sourapas Staff Writer Fall fashion trends have women rethinking their wardrobe and seeing red. The lead fashion magazines, Vogue and Elle, report the color red, fur and right angle color-blocking are emerging trends. “This season’s runway inspired me to update my style,” Kelsey Sergison, movement and sports science major, said. According to Elle, the color red can transform any woman into... 

New restaurant Chase’s attracts the University crowd

John Bottala Staff Writer The new hot spot in town, Chase’s, has been getting plenty of business from the University community with its fancy water walls, fire pits and happy hour specials. Owner Linda Wilkinson has been a La Verne resident for 23 years and felt there was a need for a restaurant like Chase’s in the area. “I have owned this property for about 15 years and I have seen a lot of... 

Student juggles school and baking

Student juggles school and baking
ULV student Jennifer Mikolasko, owner of JDM Bakeshop, displays some of her most popular pastries. After becoming a chef in Santa Monica, working for Susie Cakes in Brentwood and helping open a new Susie Cakes in Newport Beach, Mikolasko decided she wanted to work close to home and created JDM Bakeshop. She rents space in an existing bakeshop in Pasadena to fulfill her orders for clients. JDM Bakeshop... 

On the Calendar

Moonlight Madness The men’s and women’s basketball teams will kick off their season with a Moonlight Madness event from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Oct. 15 in the Athletic Pavilion. Three-point and dunk competitions will be held as well as contests for fans. Free pizza and T-shirts will be available while Leo FM broadcasts. Student Forum Ask ASULV questions while enjoying a nacho bar from 11 a.m. to 1... 

Event marks Saudi unification day

Event marks Saudi unification day
Inside a symbolic Saudi-Arabian tent in the Campus Center ballroom, President Devorah Lieberman and her husband Roger Auerbach are greeted by Issam Ghwazzawi, associate professor of management, and Marzook Alotaibi, Saudi Student Association vice president. The Saudi Arabia National Day Dinner attracted students from as far away as Cal State Long Beach State. / photo by Zachary Horton Ashley Lyn Sourapas Staff... 

Interfaith issues emphasized at roundtable

Interfaith issues emphasized at roundtable
Nawal Atoura talked about the possibility of multiple faiths coming together for a single cause at the Interfaith Student Roundtable for Hope and Peace last week in the Campus Center. University Chaplain Zandra Wagoner, right, organized the event for the University of La Verne community to talk about their vision for peace among religions. At the end of the event, the group discussed participating... 

Lieberman explores ‘magical’ ULV

Lieberman explores ‘magical’ ULV
President Devorah Leiberman has been visiting all corners of the diverse University of La Verne campus on what she calls her “Magical Mystery Tour” to become familiar with staff, faculty, administration and students in all departments. On one of her stops she talks with Rhonda Dolormente and Chris Carrasco in the athletic training room on Sept. 8. / photo by Scott Mirimanian Amanda Nieto LV Life... 

A glimpse into Greek tradition

A glimpse into Greek tradition
The new members of Alpha Omicron Pi paint The Rock at an event to celebrate their acceptance into the sorority on Sunday in front of Founders Hall. The group met after 10 p.m. to accommodate the schedules of the women involved and painted their letters onto The Rock with light from cell phones and small flashlights. / photo by Warren Bessant  Read More →

Leos shoot intramural hoops

Leos shoot intramural hoops
Freshmen Clarissa Rose, Kelby Scharman and Niall Harrison warm up before their big game of intramural basketball on the Frantz Athletic Court. The intramural basketball tournament ran Sept. 20, 22, 27 and 28. The champion was the team, Menace to Society. Sign-ups for intramural sports can be found in the Office of Student Life./ photo by Brittney Slater-Shew  Read More →
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