Event marks Mexican milestone
Ibis Cordero, Ramon Montoya and Ana Hernandez dance in celebration of Mexican independence from Spain. The celebration traditionally begins with the ringing of a bell and the Mexican President shouting “¡Vivá Mexico!” at 11 p.m., at the National Palace in Mexico City. The Latino Student Forum hosted the fiesta... 
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Juergensmeyer assesses war, terror
Showing slides from his most recent trip, Mark Juergensmeyer, director of the Orfalea Center of Global and International Studies at University of California at Santa Barbara, describes the nature of a peaceful gathering of pro-democracy demonstrators in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, that soon enough toppled the government... 
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A decade later, 9/11 has begun to evolve from a current event to part of American history. Right now only 21 states mention the terror attacks of Sept. 11 in their educational standards, some provide lesson plans, but their teachers are not legally required to follow them or even teach it at all. Only select, dedicated... 
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Daniel Hargis Sports Editor After coming out to a quick start, the volleyball team dropped its home opener for the 2011 season to the Chapman Panthers 3-1 at Frantz Athletic Court. The Leopards jumped out to a 13-4 lead in the first set before allowing Chapman to battle back to a 20-19 until an attack error by Panther... 
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Exhibit honors women of letterpress
Gallery visitors Linda Dare and Stephanie Froehner take a closer look at the letterpress works in the “Women Over 25: Printing Letterpress for Over a Quarter of a Century,” exhibit in the Clark Humanities Museum in Claremont. The particular piece they are observing has paper cut-outs woven together and pressed... 
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Panel encourages interfaith peace
Ahmed Ispahani, professor of business administration, Gitty Amini, professor of political science and Jason Neidleman, professor of political science, offered discussion questions and observation following a presentation by Timothy Doorey, senior naval intelligence officer. Doorey spoke about the “U.S. Global Strategy... 
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‘We the people...’
Wrapping up the University of La Verne’s annual Reading of the Constitution last Friday, Professor of English David Werner reads with attention-grabbing animation. Many people read from different sections of the United States Constitution. One student, David Ovcharenko, translated the text into Russian as he read.... 
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Students say ‘no’ to hazing
Will Ortiz paints his hand red, white and blue, preparing to leave his mark on The Rock in honor of Sigma Kappa’s Anti-Hazing campaign, a national event this week. The sorority has a zero tolerance policy on hazing, an act designed to degrade potential pledges. / photo by Mitchell Aleman  Read More →
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Plein Air Painters at 2nd Story
Featured artist Richard Myers (left) talks to Mayor of San Dimas, Curtis Morris this past weekend at 2nd Story Gallery in San Dimas. Although Myers was exhibiting paintings at 2nd Story, he is also an accomplished sculptor. In 2006 Myers dedicated a sculpture to the San Dimas Sheriff’s Station. The sculpture shows... 
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Dear Editor, The opinion piece “Boomers, spend as you please,” featured in the Sept. 16 edition, forwards the assertion that your generation is somehow wracked by “obvious laziness.” On what criteria do you base your measurement of obvious laziness? From what moral or intellectual ground do you draw the right... 
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