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New ASULV leaders respond to shifts in campus culture

Nickolas Mclean, junior business administration and theater major, and Isela Chavez, sophomore legal studies and French major, were recently elected as president and executive vice president of the Associated Students of the University of La Verne for the 2022-2023 school year.

Wine lovers return to downtown for Sip of La Verne

In the balmy weather of spring, wine lovers enjoyed sips of refreshing wines, flavorful bites and live music as they strolled through downtown La Verne at the 8th annual Sip of La Verne Wine Walk on Saturday.

$40 million loan to fund new ULV College of Health

The University of La Verne continues to expand into Ontario with plans to build a new College of Health and Community Well-Being, and a $40 million loan from the city of Ontario to fund it.

La Verne leans into its Hispanic Serving Institution status

As the University of La Verne wraps up its first full year back since the COVID-19 pandemic threw the University, with most of higher education, into the unknown territory of remote learning for more than a year, the traditional undergraduate population of this Hispanic Serving Institution has remained mostly intact.

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New ASULV leaders respond to shifts in campus culture

Nickolas Mclean, junior business administration and theater major, and Isela Chavez, sophomore legal studies and French major, were recently elected as president and executive vice president of the Associated Students of the University of La Verne for the 2022-2023 school year.

$40 million loan to fund new ULV College of Health

The University of La Verne continues to expand into Ontario with plans to build a new College of Health and Community Well-Being, and a $40 million loan from the city of Ontario to fund it.

La Verne leans into its Hispanic Serving Institution status

As the University of La Verne wraps up its first full year back since the COVID-19 pandemic threw the University, with most of higher education, into the unknown territory of remote learning for more than a year, the traditional undergraduate population of this Hispanic Serving Institution has remained mostly intact.

Outdoor watering restrictions set to start June 1

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California declared a water shortage emergency on April 27, and issued a one-day-a-week outdoor watering restriction for parts of Los Angeles, Ventura and San Bernardino counties, which is home to about 6 million southern Californians effective June 1. 

Sports

Track teams tune up for Nationals at Last Chance Meet

The La Verne track and field team was absent from the standings during Azusa Pacific College’s Last Chance two day meet at Citrus Stadium starting on May 13 but four Leopards made their marks, shining through from the rest of the team’s quiet performance. 

Brandon Shiota goes from underdog to SCIAC Player of the Year

For years, Brandon Shiota dreamed of playing college baseball but faced self-doubt because of his size and plate discipline. That all changed in summer 2014 heading into his freshman year of high school.

Leopards swept out of first place by Chapman to finish the regular season

The baseball team was unable to hold onto first place in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and now find themselves in the No. 2 seed of the conference postseason tournament after they were swept by the Chapman Panthers in their final series of the regular season.

Herhe leads the Leopard pack at Oxy Invite

Freshman T.K. Herhe turned in an extraordinary performance Saturday at the Occidental Invitational, setting a new University of La Verne school record for the men’s 5,000-meter race. It was just one of several high-ranking performances at the meet.

Arts, Etc.

Abstract ‘Apparition’ shines in the West Gallery

After graduating from the University of La Verne in 2005, alumnus Sunny Samuel has returned to campus with “Apparition,” a solo exhibition in the West Gallery.

Music Review: ‘Dance Fever’ is a musical ode to Greek mythology

Florence + The Machine’s new album “Dance Fever,” released on May 13, is a boisterous journey about the pent-up energy from the pandemic through a fairytale-like production.

Daincing in the park

Alyssa Kinsey, freshman kinesiology major, practices her arabesque for the dance team Tuesday outside the Ludwick Center.

LV Life

Wine lovers return to downtown for Sip of La Verne

In the balmy weather of spring, wine lovers enjoyed sips of refreshing wines, flavorful bites and live music as they strolled through downtown La Verne at the 8th annual Sip of La Verne Wine Walk on Saturday.

Libraries in the park encourage literacy, community

Little Free Libraries are book stands, usually stationed on both public and private properties, aimed toward creating an accessible place for people to exchange books  to promote literacy and reading within communities. 

LSF finishes the year with a welcoming

The Latino Student Forum hosted its Bienvenida to celebrate the end of the year and introduce the club’s new executive board on May 13 at Faschanct Court. 

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Campus resources can ease the stress of finals

With finals coming fast, there is no need to push yourself to your breaking point due to the stress of the end of the semester. Everyone is in the same mindset of ‘crunch-time’ so just know that you are not alone. 

Mental health troubles spare no gender, age or lifestyle

The deaths of country singer Naomi Judd and Kailia Posey, who appeared in the TLC show “Toddlers & Tiaras,” expose the greater need to treat mental health more seriously and quickly. 

Iconic Joshua trees threatened by climate change

With climate change becoming a much more pressing issue in our lives, it will soon destroy the historic sites of nature that the Earth’s rising temperatures have not already swallowed.