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Events make freshmen feel welcome

Alexandria Orozco Staff Writer Starting the first year of college can be exciting and scary. You are not completely sure of what to expect or positive if the dozens of television shows and movies about Greek life paint an accurate picture of the what college life has to offer. The only way to find out the truth is to experience it. “La Verne wasn’t what I expected in the beginning,” freshman... 

Enrollment breaks university record

Blake Humphrey Staff Writer Although the tour guides at the University of La Verne have stayed true to the techniques they have used during previous orientations, La Verne started the spring semester with record-breaking enrollment. “It is important as tour guides to make a positive first impression on the prospective students,” junior accounting major Nichole Wood said. “We are usually the... 

Pirates host orientation carnival

Pirates host orientation carnival
The temperature topped 100 degrees Friday for the Leopards of the Caribbean Carnival held in Ortmayer Stadium. Matt Johnson, Brandon Sankey and Joseph Valenzuela all did their best in the watermelon-eating contest, sponsored by the Office of Student Life. The carnival included kettle corn, cotton candy and activities such as water tag, spin art and a pirate ship slide. / photo by Jakeh Landrum ... 
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Freshmen meet their mentors

Freshmen meet their mentors
Kristen Campbell, public affairs major, and David Werner, associate professor of English, met in the Campus Center Ballroom to participate in the Lavernapalooza Luncheon on Aug. 31. The event, sponsored by the Orientation Week Leaders, gave freshmen the opportunity to meet faculty from many academic departments at the University / photo by Stephanie Arellanes  Read More →

Casino night draws crowd

Casino night draws crowd
The ballroom of the new Campus Center was packed Sept. 4 for Casino Night and Karaoke. Noble Lau, Oscar Bauman, Quincey Whitworth, Christopher Mora, and Dylan Leong sang “It’s Raining Men,” by the Weather Girls. / photo by Cindy Harder Dan Sayles Staff Writer It was Casino and Karaoke Night in the ballroom of the newly added Sara and Michael Abraham Student Center Friday night at 7p.m. Casino... 

Lavernapalooza: Fun in the sun

Lavernapalooza: Fun in the sun
Shane Rodrigues, radio-TV operations manager, tests his aim at the dunk tank with Chris Weedon, OWL coordinator, inside. Sponsored by the OWLS, Campus Activities and Student Life, the Laverna­palooza Club Fair and All-La Verne Picnic was a hot spot for students on Sept. 2. The event included free food, music and carnival games. / photo by Cindy Harder Angie Marcos LV Life Editor The Associated Students... 
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