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Movie Review: ’42′ takes Robinson’s story from the field to the screen

Elsie Ramos Sports Editor Jackie Robinson’s legacy is well known in the baseball world, and “42” is an attempt to spread the legacy to those who do not know his story. Robinson broke the color barrier in baseball on April 15, 1947, when he played his first game for the Brooklyn Dodgers. He endured hatred, name calling and death threats from fans, players of opposing teams and even his teammates.... 

Happenings

Poetry Reading The modern languages and creative writing department presents a poetry reading by poet Karen An-Hwei Lee at noon Thursday in the Chapel. Lee will be reading from her latest book of poems, “Phyla of Joy.” Admission is free. Gospel Concert The music department presents “Gospel Fusion: Gershwin and Beyond” at 8 p.m. on April 29 in Morgan Auditorium. Admission is a $20 recommended... 

Dark side revealed in student plays

Dark side revealed in student plays
Written and performed by Teresa Yslas Beardsley, “Mademoiselle X: Ourselves in Disguise,” is a one-woman show that displayed Beardsley’s acting talent in the form of several different characters. The main character was a French woman who told stories of different people she had met throughout her life, including a doorman, a homeless man, a Texas drunk and an Occupy Los Angeles protester. / photo... 

Faculty show revives classic pieces

Faculty show revives classic pieces
Tenor Jonathan Mack performs in Morgan Auditorium Sunday with Grace Xia Zhao providing piano accompaniment. Mack has also performed at the University of Southern California and Chapman University, among other venues across the nation. / photo by Zachary Horton Kristina Bugante Staff Writer The resonating vocal talents of soprano Carol Stephenson and tenor Jonathan Mack, accompanied by Grace Xia Zhao’s... 

Corridor280 works shoot for the stars

Corridor280 works shoot for the stars
Artist Evelyn Delgado, who came to California from a rural community in Texas, met with Erik Rothenberg at Corridor280 gallery to discuss the inspiration behind her pieces derived from astronomical phenomena. Delgado has been involved in the arts since the fourth grade. She met the owner of Corridor280 Christmas day last year at a local art walk. / photo by Stephanie Ball  Read More →

Art walk features diverse display

Art walk features diverse display
Artist Wade Stanley demonstrates different ideas for a painting with Nolan Moore and Miranda Munoz at the Claremont Art Walk Friday. The event occurs the first Friday of each month at the Claremont Packing House in downtown Claremont and features a range of local artists. / photo by Chelsea Knight Karla Rendon Staff Writer Artists, musicians and spectators gathered for the Claremont Art Walk on April... 

Mu Phi crowns Navarro 2013 LV Idol winner

Christian Garay Staff Writer Mu Phi Epsilon concluded its third annual La Verne Idol competition Thursday night naming freshman Alyssa Navarro winner. At the beginning of the night there were five finalists joining Navarro – junior theatre major Sierra Taylor, freshman biology major Sarah Alonzo, junior liberal studies major Melissa Molinaro and freshman music and behavioral science major Bradlee... 

Music Review: “Dear Miss Lonelyhearts” lives up to expectations

Karla Rendon Staff Writer Cold War Kids fans are in for quite a treat as the newest edition to their discography, “Dear Miss Lonelyhearts” was released on April 2. Following their tradition of sassy pianos, enticing lyrics and front man Nathan Willett’s captivating voice, the Long Beach-based indie rock band does not disappoint. With 10 songs on the new album, fans can agree that Cold War... 

Happenings

‘Colorforms’ The West Gallery in the Campus Center hosts “Colorforms,” a solo exhibit of paintings by Megan Madzoeff. The show runs through April 19. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or by appointment. The closing reception will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Carlson Gallery The Carlson Gallery presents photographers Nate Larson and Marni Shindelman’s exhibit... 

Artistic mix brings buzz to Pomona

Monica Dien Staff Writer The nightlife was abuzz in downtown Pomona as art enthusiasts and artists alike came together for the bi-monthly Pomona Arts Colony art walk. The art walk, featuring a repertoire from painting, photography, to post modern furniture, showcased local artists’ work in the eclectic community. The dA Center for the Arts gallery held a show, “Where East Meets West.” “I wanted... 
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