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Students donate used prom dresses for the Princess Project

Students donate used prom dresses for the Princess Project
  Amanda Flores and Evelyn Bobbitt decorate princess crowns in support of the Princess Project with materials provided by the Campus Activities Board. Through the project, prom and party dresses can be donated to high school students who cannot afford new ones. / photo by Candice Salazar Sara Montgomery Staff Writer The Campus Activities Board held a three-day fundraiser to give University of... 

New bloggers attract potential Leos

New bloggers attract potential Leos
Sophomore Danielle Burgess is excited to be among the student bloggers chosen by the admissions office to write about their lives and experiences at ULV. The 19 year-old biology major plans to go to medical school after she finishes her undergraduate studies. / photo by Allison Lavelle Jesse Evans Staff Writer The student blogging program is in its second semester and the University of La Verne has... 

Heritage Park orange groves offer a taste of old La Verne

Heritage Park orange groves offer a taste of old La Verne
Thomas and Dawn Pint, residents of Chino, brought their 18-month-old daughter Kaylin to Heritage Park for orange picking Saturday. Heritage Park is located near the foothills north of the 210 Freeway, just east of Wheeler Avenue. / photo by Allison Lavelle Brittnie Van De Car Staff Writer Heritage Park – the last of La Verne’s old orange groves and home to the Weber House – is abuzz with... 

Young artists display their talents at Ink’d Chronicles

Cheryl Regan Staff Writer During the downtown Pomona Art Walk this month, the artwork of Gustavo Quintana and Lorenzo Ramirez were featured at the tattoo shop Ink’d Chronicles. Quintana is just out of high school and Ramirez is a high school senior. Both artists are self-taught and have only been painting for three years. This is both Ramirez and Quintana’s first time showing any of their artwork. Their... 

Singles take back Valentine’s Day

Singles take back Valentine’s Day
College Panhellenic Association members Kacey Hall, Jocelyn Bravo and Debbie Allison gather around a chocolate fondue fountain with cookies, pretzels and bananas. ASULV and CAB sponsored the event in Sneaky Park on Valentine’s Day, to make the day more enjoyable for single students. Supplies for Valentine cards were provided, as well as a chance to break a heart-shaped piñata. / photo by Candice... 

Guitar class refines students’ inner musicians

Genesis Miranda Staff Writer The University of La Verne offers a variety of music classes for students who have a general interest in music or want to learn how to play a specific instrument. Among the classes offered in the music department are guitar classes. These classes are offered in the form of workshops which enable students to slowly grasp the various components of music and guitar. Guitar... 

Leotics boost school spirit at athletic events

Brenna von den Benken Staff Writer With matching sea foam green T-shirts that read “Leotics – Welcome to the Jungle” The on campus group yelled creative chants and shook thunder sticks. Leotics is a group sponsored by the Campus Activities Board, they make a loud appearance at every University of La Verne sporting event. CAB Games Recreation and Spirit Chairwoman, Brittany Martinez, first initiated... 

Fraternities begin to recruit new brothers

Branden del Rio News Editor Recruitment for the Phi Delta Theta and Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternities began this week. The process, which is open to all men with 12 units and a 2.0 GPA, kicked off at 10 p.m. on Monday in La Fetra. Approximately 20 men showed up to the informational meeting given by members of each fraternity, the Interfraternity Council and Director of Student Life Barbara Mulligan. Potential... 

On the Calendar

An Evening Adrift The Campus Activities Board and ASULV are sponsoring Winter Formal 2011 on Mar. 4 at 8 p.m. aboard the Endless Dreams Yacht in Long Beach. Boarding begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale in the Office of Student Life for $25 for students, $30 for guest, until Mar. 3 at 5 p.m. Bus transportation can also be purchased for $5 a ticket. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact... 

Boot camp gets students sweating

Rachel Creagan Staff Writer University of La Verne students practiced a healthy start to the year by participating in Fresh Start Fitness, a workout boot camp that took place Jan. 31 in the Campus Center Ballroom. The event was set up through the Campus Activities Board as part of a welcome back week. Open to all fitness levels, the boot camp featured three 30-minute workout sessions of cardio-cross... 
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