Latin dance music fostered a positive, lively vibe Saturday at the Arcadia Gold Line station opening of the new stretch of Metro rail, bringing needed relief to traffic congestion throughout Los Angeles County to San Gabriel Valley residents.
Spring break, a time when students begin to itch for summer, has finally arrived to La Verne. For one short week, students are free from the stress of meeting deadlines and can escape the quiet city of La Verne in exchange for a miniature vacation filled with adventures.
The women’s water polo team began Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Wednesday at Axelrod Pool, and came out on top, defeating the Athenas, 10-9, the first time in nearly 10 years.
David Orr, special assistant to the president of Oberlin College, urged the University of La Verne to take action in reducing climate change in his lecture “Dangerous Years: Education in a Hotter Time” March 4 in LaFetra Lecture Hall.
Luci Martin, assistant professor of psychology, discussed her on-campus research at her faculty lecture “Psychological Predictors of Physiological Reactivity” Tuesday in the President’s Dining Room.
This year’s Academy Awards were praised by many for tackling pressing issues including the lack of diversity in Hollywood and global warming, but the topic of sexual assault was one of the biggest of the night, with Vice President Joe Biden and singer Lady Gaga pushing for the end of rape culture.
La Verne sophomore Janae Chinn returns a serve with a forehand in her singles match against freshman Tia Okano of the Arizona Christian Firestorm March 3 at the Claremont Club.
Irene Messoloras, conductor of the University of La Verne Chorale and Chamber Singers, guides students thorough the “Heroes and Legends” concert Saturday in Morgan Auditorium.
The baseball team could not lock in against the Redlands Bulldogs, dropping two out of three games in their series Friday and Saturday.
Peach blossoms are not only known for their sweet smell and beauty, but they also play a key role in celebrating Hina Matsuri, a day dedicated to the happiness and healthy growth of girls.