Coles promotes studying abroad
Julius E. Coles, the former president of Africare, speaks to the University of La Verne honors students in the Campus Center Ballroom on Tuesday about the trials and efforts of his youth as an international traveler. Coles, a Woodrow Wilson Fellow, was given the Princeton-in-Africa Lifetime Achievement Award in 2009,... 
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Men's soccer wins close game
In the first half of Saturday’s match, junior midfielder Fernando Almejo attempts to move the ball through a group of Caltech defenders. After losing its first two conference games against Cal Lutheran and Whittier, the men’s soccer team claimed a 2-1 conference victory over Caltech. The win left the Leopards with... 
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New club looks to 'renew' La Verne
Renew club members sing during the first meeting of the Christian group earlier this month in the downstairs room of the University Chapel. Renew is an outreach Christian club affiliated with Revive Church in Claremont. Renew not only offers a safe haven for students with similar values and views but also focuses on... 
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Leopards make winning look easy against Pomona-Pitzer
In the second set of Friday’s match against Pomona-Pitzer, freshman outside hitter Brittany Yaxley gets a kill to put La Verne up 15-10. The women’s volleyball team plucked the Sagehens, 3-1, at Frantz Althletic Court for its seventh straight win. / photo by Hunter Cole Taylor Perez-Graham Staff Writer The Frantz... 
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Katie Madden Staff Writer Those hoping to hear something radically new from The Killers’ fourth studio album, ‘Battle Born,’ are in for quite a letdown. Those waiting for more of that endlessly catchy formulaic approach got exactly what they wanted. Taking a departure from their more daring and whimsical third... 
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Brian Velez Life Editor 2 Chainz, the rapper formerly known as Tity Boi, performed at the Glass House in Pomona on Wednesday night. After opening acts Jimbo Jenkins, Monsta and Cap One warmed up the crowd, an on-stage screen began to show clips of 2 Chainz music videos, interviews – and one of him riding a Segway.... 
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Years ago an individual’s announcement of being gay came with a tidal wave of shock and campaigns questioning the morals of society. Like Ellen DeGeneres’s announcement in 1997 that sparked front-page coverage with Time Magazine. Today an individual is able to get by with less exposure – Anderson Cooper’s... 
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Alex Forbess Editorial Director They blocked, passed and took several shots at the goal, but it was not enough for the women’s soccer team, losing to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 4-2 Wednesday at Ortmayer Stadium. While the momentum started to pick up when junior defensive midfielder Ariel Loera made the second goal for... 
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Danielle Hunt Staff Writer Every year the Los Angeles County Fair takes over Pomona and attracts thousands of people to its prizes and greasy food. Wednesday was La Verne Day at the Fair, so many University of La Verne students took advantage of the free admission. “It was a great opportunity since the fair prices... 
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<i>Commentary</i>: No 'hollerin' for Honey Boo Boo
Christina Collins Burton, Editor in Chief She’s blonde, considered cute and has way more attitude than any other girls her age. The lime-light is being stolen by 6-year-old Alana Thompson. Better known as “Honey Boo Boo,” Thompson has been gathering popularity since her goofy commentary on “Toddlers in Tiaras.” Now,... 
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