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Knott’s Scary Farm Tickets The Campus Center is offering discounted Knott’s Scary Farm Haunt tickets from Oct.1 to Oct. 31. Prices range from $33 to $52 depending on the date. For more information contact the Campus Center Information and Services desk at 909-593-3511, ext. 4700. Travel to Italy The University is offering a trip to Italy this January interterm. Bologna, Milan, Rome, Florence and... 

Salsa classes spice up a Wednesday evening

Yessenia Romo Staff Writer About 50 ULV students and community members took a break from the usual on Wednesday evening to participate in a salsa dance class. The Campus Activities Board sponsored a salsa dancing demonstration in the Campus Center Ballroom, followed by a class. “I thought a lot of people would enjoy it and get to know the culture,” said Nicole Wood, CAB’s multicultural chairwoman. September... 

Students gather for AASA dance

The group’s goal is to promote diversity. Angie Marcos LV Life Editor The African American Student Alliance hosted a Welcome Back Kick Back for all returning and new students of the University of La Verne to meet the new AASA leaders, dance and start off the new fall semester. AASA’s goal of the night was to attract a large crowd of students on campus to not only inform them of the student... 
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Constitution Day commemorated

Constitution Day commemorated
The Constitution of the United States was signed by 42 of the 55 delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia 222 years ago. Junior Jazmin Barragan, a Spanish major, was one of many students, faculty and staff members who volunteered to read parts of the national contract on Sept. 17, the anniversary of that signing. / photo by Cindy Harder Yessenia Romo Staff Writer Students, faculty... 

Celebrating a new look

Celebrating a new look
Leigh Devereaux, project manager of the redesigned University of La Verne Web site, and Christopher Frazier, designer of the site, chat at an ice cream social in celebration of the launch of the Web site Tuesday in the Campus Center Ballroom. The event was hosted by the Office of Enrollment Management, which oversaw the redesign project. / photo by Stephanie Arellanes  Read More →

Los Angeles County Fair is a local paradise

Los Angeles County Fair is a local paradise
It was 96 degrees at the L.A. County Fair on Saturday. Many people simply stayed in the air-conditioned marketplaces while others were more interested in buying something bizarre like deep fried White Castle burgers or deep fried Spam with pineapples from Chicken Charles Broasted Chicken. Some other sights included mechanical bull riding at Big Bubba’s Bad BBQ, performances from Radio Disney, and... 

Students aim for dodgeball title

Students aim for dodgeball title
As the sole survivor of her dodge ball team Corbin Henault tries to single handedly take on the opposition. Although the game did not go in her favor she did manage to catch the ball and bring one of her teammates back on to the court. The dodgeball tournament was refereed by Adan Jaime and sponsored by the Campus Activities Board in the Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion on Tuesday. / photo by... 

Wing It hopes to lure new fraternity membership

Ashley Morgado Staff Writer An event on September 17 was dedicated to the one thing young men like more than food: free food. More than 60 attended the University’s Phi Delta Theta fraternity event dubbed Wing It, held in Sneaky Park. The event was catered by Buffalo Wild Wings. Phi Delta Theta Vice President Alan Hernandez said that he hoped that this event would serve as an ice breaker to those... 

Farmers market has authentic music and food

Farmers market has authentic music and food
Michael Fleming of Pomona and Saul Jimenez of Saul’s Family Produce in Claremont met at the Pomona Farmers Market on Sept. 16. The Farmers Market features popcorn and smoothie stands, as well as a live band playing Latin dance music. The market runs from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. every Wednesday at Garey Avenue and Second Street in Pomona. / photo by Stephanie Arellanes Julissa Cardenas Web Editor Families... 

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Greek Recruitment Greek life recruitment is going on now through next week. There will be an open house at 5 p.m. today in the Johnson Family Plaza. There will also be a theme night Saturday at midnight in the Campus Center. Once a person joins a fraternity or sorority, he or she is encouraged to do study hours and workshops, and becomes more involved in philanthropy. Applications can be picked up... 
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