Gandhi urges peace
After his speech, Arun Gandhi signs books for audience members, including Kent Badger, professor of health services management. Gandhi, the grandson of Mohandas Gandhi, spoke on “Nonviolent Responses to Terrorism” at the Benazir Bhutto and Ahmed Ispahani Lectureship event in the Campus Center Ballroom. Every seat... 
Greek Week participants end on high note
Iota Delta members Naime Laskar, Aubry McSweeny, Marcie Baldridge, Jodi Baldridge and Cassandra Gonzalez perform at the Lip Sync contest, which capped off the final day of Greek Week on Friday in the Athletics Pavilion. The night also included trophies, awards and many laughs from the large and lively audience. /... 
Photo exhibit focuses on laborers
David Bacon, currently on exhibit at the University of La Verne, is showing his most recent photographic series titled, “Farm Workers” in the Irene Carlson Gallery. During the reception, members of Phi Delta Theta fraternity, Matt Dominguez and Roger Acevedo, spoke with Bacon about his photographs, while Bacon... 
Arizona bill bashes civil rights
Editorial Cartoon by Michael Escañuelas As a citizen of the United States, one gives up certain rights to gain protection. However, in Arizona citizens are about to give full reign to law enforcement. The Arizona House of Representatives approved a measure, 35-21, to give police officers the right to ask for immigration... 
Commuters eat free on Earth Day
Stephanie White, a junior athletic training major, introduces Muhammad Alsulayman to Legacy of Clean, a line of environmentally sensitive cleaning products by Amway Global. Students piled into Davenport Dining Hall on April 22 for Commuter Day and Earth Day, an event to inform students of ways to help the environment.... 
ULV earns trip to SCIAC playoffs
Reaching in vain, Amanda Hastings misses the errant throw as Nicole Hannasch runs to first base during the first inning of Saturday’s game. The Leopards mortally wounded the Tigers with a 12-3 lead, triggering the mercy rule after five innings. / photo by Rafael Anguiano Elsie Ramos Staff Writer Saturday was... 
Corvino speaks out to ensure equality
“If you think of soccer, you’re probably straight, if you think he’s cute, you might be gay, and if you think the chair is horrible, you’re definitely gay.” Although this example of an “are you gay” question might have been simplified by John Corvino, he used this test to illustrate how loosely scientific... 
Smith argues complex thinking should come first
Bringing home her experience with the Great Books Program, Yvonne Smith, professor of management, delivers a faculty lecture titled “What’s Done is Donne: A Business Professor and Student Encounter a Great Books Program.” The aim of the program is to encourage complex thinking and to go beyond the superficialities... 
Immigration myths are disproven
Leo R. Chavez, professor of anthropology at UC Irvine, delivers the keynote address at the Immigration and Acculturation Symposium on Wednesday. Chavez spoke on the myth of the “Latin threat” and specifically the lack of evidence supporting the perceived menace. /photo by Rafael Anguiano Tiffany Spears Staff... 
‘Mother of Diversity’ honored at ULV
Harvel Lewis’ legacy as “Mother of Diversity” at the University of La Verne carried through Sunday, outside of Founders Hall, where a tree was dedicated in her honor. Her husband Robert Lewis, senior adjunct professor of sociology, and President Stephen Morgan unveiled the plaque to friends and family during... 
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