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Commentary: Artists can’t make up their minds

<i>Commentary</i>: Artists can't make up their minds
Des Delgadillo, Copy Chief A gaggle of Harry Potter fans were stunned into anxiety when author J.K. Rowling expressed regrets for pairing lovable goofball Ron Weasley and girl genius Hermione Granger at the end of her seven-book series. In her interview with “Time,” Rowling said Hermione and Harry would have been a much better fit, with apologies to poor Ginny, of course. Not only does this reinforce... 

Scripps’ ‘Best Kept Secret’ exposed

Scripps’ ‘Best Kept Secret’ exposed
The Scripps College Ceramic Collection presented “Best Kept Secret” featuring many different pieces. The event took place at the American Museum of Ceramic Art in downtown Pomona. / photo by Keenan Gilson Erum Jaffrey Staff Writer Colorful clay platters lined the wall, complimenting the ceramic vases, culture-rich sculptures and mural presented at American Museum of Ceramic Art. The Ruth Chandler... 

Happenings

Directing Projects The Directing Studio class will present comic plays by Croatian playwright Miro Gavran at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Jane Dibbell Cabaret. The plays featured will differ each night. Admission is free. Sundays at the Morgan Sundays at the Morgan will feature the L.A. Opera and Placido Domingo Young Opera Singers in a concert at 6 p.m. April 13 in Morgan Auditorium. There... 

La Verne Idol begins audition process

La Verne Idol begins audition process
Freshman biology major Abril Casias sings a Bruno Mars song at day one of La Verne Idol auditions March 26. Casias got the “golden ticket” to go on to the next stage of the competition. The finals will be April 17. / photo by Stephanie Ball Erum Jaffrey Staff Writer Singing in front of judges for the first time may not be the easiest thing to do, but for University of La Verne students, it was... 

Claremont store doubles as museum

Claremont store doubles as museum
The Folk Center Music in the Claremont Village began as a tiny shop in 1958 and today it continues its legacy by providing unique instruments, skilled instrument repair and lessons to Claremont’s eclectic residents, as well as the surrounding communities. The Center holds open mic nights the last Sunday of every month and is open to all ages and all styles of music. / photo by Katie Madden Karla... 

Dueling musicians roast students

Dueling musicians roast students
Dueling pianists Mark Michaels and Adam Browne played the audience’s song requests such as “Don’t Stop Believin’” and “Sweet Home Alabama” on Tuesday in Morgan Auditorium. The duo took turns playing music and engaging the audience on stage. Jezyca Hernandez, freshman computer science major, came on stage to sing and dance along with the performers to “The Chicken Dance.” / photo by... 

Book Review: Handler tries to handle South Africa

<i>Book Review:</i> Handler tries to handle South Africa
Michael Saakyan Book Editor After having ACL surgery for a bad knee, the best thing to do is take plenty of time to relax, stay off your feet and maybe work from home. But for E! Network’s Chelsea Handler, knee rehab consists of planning a safari in South Africa with plenty of friends, booze and Xanax. “Uganda Be Kidding Me” is the new memoir of the “Chelsea Lately” host. Revolving around... 

Happenings

Sundays at the Morgan Sundays at the Morgan will feature a piano concert featuring Bach’s “The Goldberg Variations” with pianist Timothy Durkovic in Morgan Auditorium 6 p.m. Sunday. There is a $20 suggested donation with free admission for students. Dakaboom Concert CAB will host a concert with Dakaboom, a comedy duo, 10 p.m. April 1 in the Campus Center. Directing Studio Class The Directing... 

‘Out of Rubble’ stands against war

‘Out of Rubble’ stands against war
Susanne Slavick talks about her art for the Visual Exchange: Lectures in Visual Culture program on Wednesday in the Art and Communications Building. She displayed several pieces of her work as well as contributions from other artists based on their outlooks on the aftermath of war. / photo by Keenan Gilson Karla Rendon Arts Editor The department of art and art history welcomed curator Susanne Slavick... 

ArtReach reaches limit with media

ArtReach reaches limit with media
Claremont High School senior Melanie Gettler browses her friends’ and classmates’ artwork in the “ArtReach 2014: The Art of Pop Culture” exhibit, staying to look at other art by other local high school students. All of the art commented on pop culture, the effects or the obsession with it. The exhibit will be on the Millard Sheets Center for the Arts at the Fairplex until March 19. / photo... 
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