Thousands flocked to the streets of La Verne and neighboring cities, Sunday morning, to celebrate CicLAvia, a festival that encourages community engagement and healthy living through car-free events.
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The University of La Verne has introduced a new bikeshare program, Spin, to the main campus to support healthy living and exploration of the city. It is one of the best things to come to campus in a long time.
One hundred fifty bright orange solar powered Spin bicycles arrived on campus April 5 in front of Miller Hall. As part of a new bike sharing program at La Verne, the wheels are available to students for 50 cents every half hour or $14 per month with unlimited use. Spin, founded in San Francisco in […]
Samantha Farless, senior public relations major, is riding on her way to make a change with her senior project, by pushing for the University to include designated bicycle lanes in the campus master plan.
Many teens look forward to turning 18 and no longer being required to wear a helmet while riding their bikes; however, a proposed bill will require all bikers regardless of age to wear helmets. Carol Liu, the Democratic state senator representing La Verne and surrounding areas, has recently proposed Senate Bill 192, which will affect […]
The University of La Verne has implemented a bike library, the Leo Bike Library, to help alleviate parking issues enabling students, faculty and staff to borrow a bicycle for free for up to a week.
The League of American Bicyclists is considering the University of La Verne for recognition as a “Bicycle Friendly University” for 2014.
Campus and community events for the week of April 20, 2012.
As the University of La Verne pushes toward a more environmentally friendly campus with the construction of the Campus Center and the new residence hall, it is time that the students follow suit.
Students are losing their only type of transportation as a wave of bicycle thefts have swept across campus.