Campus and community events for the week of Nov. 11, 2011.
To the dismay of tuition payers everywhere, the traditional four-year bachelor’s degree is more commonly becoming a five-year degree as students take longer to complete their education.
Rob Fukuzaki, sports anchor for ABC 7 and University of La Verne alumnus, returned to deliver the keynote speech for Communications Day.
John Linarelli, associate dean for academic affairs and professor of law, drew chuckles from the audience when he said he was going to try delivering his lecture in 10 minutes on Monday afternoon.
Cal-Rods Car Club hosted its ninth annual Pumpkin Patch Classic Car Show, which brought out more than 50 classic cars to this festive event at Heritage Park in La Verne.
Saturday was a big night for Leopard volleyball as it faced off with the visiting Whittier Poets in senior Mika Chan’s final home game at La Verne. The Leopards fell in a sweep, 25-13, 28-26 and 25-23.
Darth Vader and Boba Fett held hands as they walked down the sidewalk on D Street and collected candy from store owners.
The newly formed Indian Cultural Association turned the Campus Center ballroom into a heavenly place of light as members celebrated Diwali, on Tuesday.
A water main on the construction site of the new dorm at D and Second streets broke late Monday morning, spraying thousands of gallons of water through the site.