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Extravaganza creates holiday spirit

Engaging in the holiday fun, senior communications major Tyler Bertao and freshman criminology major Veronica Montes decorate Christmas cards at the Holiday Extravaganza. The Campus Activities Board hosted the event at Dec. 3 in the Bonita Building on Bonita Avenue, and CAB provided snacks and crafts from different cultures around the world. / photo by Chelsey Morrison Hayley Hulin LV Life Editor The... 

San Dimas celebrates the season

San Dimas celebrates the season
Gisele Daniels, 10, is the first of 10 dancers from the Shooting Stars dance team to perform at the Prancer and Dancers Parade of Stars Saturday in San Dimas. The city’s Holiday Extravaganza was sponsored by Lori Alzarez and Team, featuring arts and crafts booths, sledding, and sleigh rides and took place between Bonita Avenue and First Street in downtown San Dimas. / photo by Nanor Zinzalian  Read More →

Students celebrate the season in diverse ways

Taylor Bolanos Staff Writer Winter is coming to the students at the University La Verne, and this season some of the best moments will be bonding with family and friends over holiday traditions. Ten students from around campus shared the traditions they look forward to the most when winter finally arrives. According to these students, food brings everyone closer together, whether it is baking from... 

Latino Student Forum celebrates Las Posadas

Latino Student Forum celebrates Las Posadas
While waiting for the Las Posadas event to start, Dean of Student Affairs Loretta Rahmani stops by each table to introduce herself Friday at the Campus Center Ballroom. The Latino Student Forum hosted Las Posadas, a nine-day celebration of Christmas that originated in Spain. Rahmani sat down with freshmen criminology major Veronica Montes and biology major Savanah Goode, as they talked about what they... 

Christmas carols deliver cheer to Claremont

Christmas carols deliver cheer to Claremont
Carolers Don Lucas, Wendee Bresee, Afton Hedley, and Eddie Eng walk around the Claremont Village on Dec. 4, singing Christmas carols to people attending the Village Holiday Promenade. People from the local area attended the holiday event at the Claremont Depot to watch local bands perform and participate in a holiday toy drive. Attendees were also able to visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at City Hall... 

La Verne continues holiday traditions

La Verne continues holiday traditions
Mayor Don Kendrick speaks to a crowd of La Verne residents following the eighth annual Christmas tree lighting in Mainiero Square Saturday. / photo by Daniel Torres Alexandra de Leon Staff Writer Old Town La Verne got into the festive spirit of the holidays Saturday in Mainiero Square for its eighth annual Christmas tree lighting and holiday open house. Traditions such as taking photos with Santa,... 

Housing hosts Thanksgiving dinner

Brooke Grasso Metro Editor During Thanksgiving many students go home to be with their families and take a break from school. Unfortunately some live too far away or do not have the means to get there. For those students who were unable to travel home for the holiday this year, the office of housing and residential life held a Thanksgiving dinner in the Vista La Verne main lounge. “It is hard to... 

CAB decks the dining hall in cheer

CAB decks the dining hall in cheer
University of La Verne students Anthony Reyes, Eduardo Fernandez, Jesus Alberto Orellana, Mariela Martinez, Tahil Sharma, Chrishelle Domonique Bates, and Jacqueline Perez pose in front of a green screen at the Holiday Extravaganza at the Davenport Dining Hall Monday, Nov. 24. The green screen was used with holiday related backgrounds from a computer. Photographs were printed for the students. Holiday... 

Black Friday deals do not entice the majority

Liz Ortiz Metro Editor Americans and university students may have finally had enough of the Black Friday chaos this year. Twelve out of 16 University of La Verne students said they did not plan on Black Friday shopping, according to an informal survey. The National Retail Federation reports Black Friday sales dropped 11 percent to $50.9 billion from $57.4 billion. The federation’s survey also said... 

Christmas tree lights up La Verne

Christmas tree lights up La Verne
Erin Friedeman, who works at the La Verne City Hall, and her daughter Margaret watch the Bonita High School choir perform at City Hall on Monday at the city of La Verne’s annual tree lighting ceremony. Margaret, a Roynon Elementary School second-grader, was chosen to light the tree at the ceremony. / photo by Celine Dehban Kellie Galentine Staff Writer A silver star shone brightly in the sky as the... 
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