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Sex Workers: Stepping Out of the Shadows: Pomona’s open secret: Prostitution unveiled

Pomona is known for a lot, such as its eclectic art galleries, moshing punk shows and multicultural cuisines. It is also known for the fishnets and stilettos that catch the eyes of most when driving down Holt Avenue also known as “The Blade.”

First generation college students overcome unique obstacles

As a first-generation college student and an only child, my decision to go to college was not just for myself but also for my family. 

Student-athletes not immune to mental health crisis

Waking up early in the morning, having classes from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., then heading to the weight room, then straight to practice until about 7 p.m., doing homework until the middle of the night, and repeating it all the next day. That is a typical day in the life of a student-athlete in college.

The loneliness epidemic: A silent battle

An overwhelming feeling, a crushing weight in her chest, a persistent lump in her throat and the urge to cry for no apparent reason are the physical manifestations of loneliness that plagues Julia Tenan, a senior psychology and criminal justice minor at the University of Saint Joseph in Connecticut.

Senior Blogs

Chequered Out

Sheridan Lambrook focuses on the careers of women in motorsports from drivers to engineers. With women making up 10% of the motorsports industry, Lambrook aims to promote awareness, recognition all with sharing these professional athlete’s stories.

Women’s Writes

Women’s Writes, created and edited by Olivia Modarelli, is a magazine that strives to empower and support women by creating space for female voices and highlighting what our writers are passionate about.

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News

After rocky start, physician’s assistant program set to end

The University of La Verne has ceased all new enrollment for the master of science physician assistant practice program in anticipation of a Jan. 1, 2025, program end.

ULV journalism students take home nine regional awards

University of La Verne journalism students cleaned up in this year’s Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence awards – winning a total of nine awards, including seven awards for Campus Times staff writers, one for the La Verne Magazine, and one for the Foothill Community News broadcast – for work produced in 2023. 

Sex Workers: Stepping Out of the Shadows: Pomona’s open secret: Prostitution unveiled

Pomona is known for a lot, such as its eclectic art galleries, moshing punk shows and multicultural cuisines. It is also known for the fishnets and stilettos that catch the eyes of most when driving down Holt Avenue also known as “The Blade.”

First generation college students overcome unique obstacles

As a first-generation college student and an only child, my decision to go to college was not just for myself but also for my family. 

Sports

Leopards earn bid to NCAA tournament

Despite being eliminated from the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference playoff tournament, the No. 14 ranked Leopards earned an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament Monday morning, their 12th in appearance in the NCAA tournament in program history.

From tragedy to triumph: Jared Barnes’ inspiring road to Team USA

At 26, Jared Barnes exemplifies the resilience and determination of a true warrior. His story is one of overcoming immense adversity and relentlessly pursuing his dreams.

Golfers wrap up SCIAC season

The 2024 golf season is now complete and both the men’s and women’s golf teams finished exciting seasons, each finishing with top-five placings in numerous tournaments.

Baseball clinches SCIAC title

With a 9-5 win over the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday at Ben Hines Field, the Leopards clinched the regular season SCIAC championship with a 18-6 conference record.

Arts, Etc.

Spring symphony offers eclectic mix of musical styles

As the grand finale to the spring season and semester, the La Verne Symphony Orchestra presented its spring concert Saturday in Morgan Auditorium.

Performers at heart rock local brewery with karaoke

Would-be pop stars showcased their talents at karaoke night last Friday at Ironbark Ciderworks.

Seniors show art projects

University of La Verne senior art majors display their art work in "Incandescence" at the Harris Gallery.

Happenings

Campus and community arts events for the week of May 17, 2024.

LV Life

Farm teaches food science and fun

Cheers at the pigs races, laughs in the petting zoo and educational cow milking demonstrations encapsulate the Farm at the Fairplex during the Los Angeles County Fair. Located at the Fairplex in Pomona, the fair runs until May 27.

Los Angeles County Fair debuts new roller rink

Skaters and families grooved under the spinning disco ball and metallic hanging stars at the new Skate-R-Cade at the Los Angeles County Fair on Mother’s Day.

Fair rides thrill guests

The Los Angeles County Fair is back in town, and so are the notoriously thrilling, but also questionable, rides. From rides that literally sling guests into the air, to ones that throw visitors into a whirlwind obstacle course, guests can expect a thrilling time. 

Los Angeles County Fair gardens amaze guests

The Los Angeles County Fair is back in full swing, and with it are the beautiful garden exhibits. This year, guests are treated to two displays, each unique from each other.