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Workshop provides tips for clubs

Celene Vargas Staff Writer Angie Anderson, associate director of student life, covered everything one needs to know about funding a club, from meetings to events, at the spring Club Workshop II presentation Feb. 26 in the Campus Center Ballroom. Anderson spoke about booking vendors, expenses and the required paperwork. “This has been the first year that we’ve mandated (clubs to attend workshops)... 

Durant promotes healthy lifestyle

Durant promotes healthy lifestyle
Matt Durant, director of strength and conditioning, trained members of the women’s soccer team Tuesday. Durant demonstrates a core strengthening and control exercise, using a weight plate. He has been the University’s head strength and conditioning coach for 13 years. Durant is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association and a USA Weightlifting level one club coach. He demonstrates... 

Phis get pied

Phis get pied
Senior broadcast and speech communications major Tyler Harrison throws a whipped cream pie at junior kinesiology major Harrison Brethouwer during Phi Sigma Sigma and Phi Delta Theta’s Pie-A-Phi event Wednesday in Leo Park. To throw a pie at one of the Phis, it cost $2, and all proceeds went to both the ALS and Phi Sigma Sigma foundations. / photo by Jolene Nacapuy  Read More →

Netflix distracts students from their studies

Kayla Hockman Staff Writer Netflix’s popularity is spreading like wildfire on college campuses, specifically the University of La Verne. During an informal survey of 15, ULV students were asked their opinions on Netflix and the reasons for its popularity. The survey showed that 13 students out of 15 currently watch Netflix. “I usually spend about four to five hours a week watching Netflix,”... 

Karate champion strikes humbly

Karate champion strikes humbly
Shahin Jahanvash, sophomore broadcast journalism major, teaches karate classes and works as a manager at Red Dragon Karate in Diamond Bar. Jahanvash is a third degree black belt who competes nationally. The main room of Red Dragon’s studio is covered with a wall of mirrors, allowing students to observe their form during karate practice. / photo by Celine Dehban Michaela Bulkley Staff Writer Karate... 

Meditation relieves student stress

Sierra Dasher Staff Writer While trying to balance school and extracurricular activities, 80 percent of college students find themselves in stressful situations, according to a recent study by the Associated Press. There are a few techniques that can help students focus and succeed in the present moment. “We often have random thoughts constantly going through our mind everyday, and our thoughts... 

Students ring in lunar new year

Students ring in lunar new year
Sarah Tang, sophomore broadcasting major, catches and reattaches fortunes of other students on a temporary wall at the South Quad during a gust of wind Feb. 19 at the Chinese New Year event planned by Campus Activities Board, International Student Organization and Chinese Students and Scholars Association. ISO set up stations for students to make lanterns, learn about their personalities based on... 

Face time with CFO, provost

Face time with CFO, provost
Chief Financial Officer Avo Kechichian and Provost Jonathan Reed straighten out details about next week’s open meeting with the Associated Students of the University of La Verne with Anthony Reyes, vice president of finance for ASULV, and Selyna Ybarra, executive vice president of ASULV, Thursday in front of the Campus Center. Ybarra informed them the students would send them questions prior to the... 

Day spa uses all-natural remedies

Day spa uses all-natural remedies
Wild Earth Spa, an all-natural and organic day spa on D Street in downtown La Verne, has been open since 2003. Owned and operated by Rene Tao, the spa offers facials, therapeutic massages and body sugaring hair removal. / photo by Sara Flores Celene Vargas Staff Writer Wild Earth Spa’s dedication to natural and organic treatments has not changed since it opened their doors on D Street in 2003,... 

Packard packs advice through entertainment

Packard packs advice through entertainment
Daniel Packard, love expert, presented love advice Feb. 12 in La Fetra Lecture Hall. As part of his routine, Packard portrayed a woman putting on eyeliner. Packard used a thin strip of blue tape to separate the men and women who attended. / photo by Alexandra Arkley Brooke Grasso Staff Writer Love expert Daniel Packard provided students with romantic advice Feb. 12, just in time for Valentine’s... 
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