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Palestinian debaters discuss teenage activist

Two ULV student debaters and two special guests from Palestine debated the actions of Ahed Tamimi, a teenage girl who rose to international prominence in 2017 after she was captured on a Facebook video kicking, punching and shoving a heavily armed Israeli soldier who was trying to enter her family home in West Bank, Palestine.

Marijuana legalization sparks conversation

Matthew Schaupp, senior speech communication major, discusses the issue of legalizing marijuana while senior philosophy major Meaghan McHenry, freshman political science major Fares Abdullah and Director of Forensics Rob Ruiz await their turns to give their Constitution Day speeches Sept. 16 in the Johnson Family Plaza.

Academic Success Center hosts higher education debate

Three University of La Verne students debated the pros and cons of having free higher education Tuesday in the Johnson Family Plaza.

Debate competition goes too far

Athletes at the University of La Verne and other NCAA schools are subject to strict rules regarding how long they are eligible to play. Athletes are eligible to actually participate for four years, but have five years in which to play the four, using one as a red-shirt year. If the athlete does not meet these guidelines the universities can be sanctioned by the NCAA.

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