From every corner of campus, you can hear the beat of homecoming. With everything from the football game to the first University of La Verne Parent’s Weekend, Homecoming 2008 promises to be full of fun and excitement.
Traditions have always been a significant part of the University of La Verne community. But this week, members of the Associated Students Federation (ASF) Forum opted to revise the University's largest tradition -- Homecoming -- by cutting down on the events to which students, administration and alumni can look forward.
Plenty of school gear and spirit dominated the University of La Verne last week as a result of the 77th annual Homecoming/Spirit Week, entitled "Leopalooza: A Tribute to Rock n' Roll," sponsored by the Associated Students Federation (ASF) Forum.
The hyperpop duo 100 gecs brought a new, intoxicating stage presence to the Glass House in Pomona at their April 14 show. 100 gecs’ performance was a stimulating mix of genres like electronica, pop and synthcore that I have never seen before at this venue.
Eric Bishop, a University of La Verne alumnus, who also held several positions at La Verne – including associate dean of academic advising, journalism professor and Campus Times adviser – was recently appointed president of Ohlone Community College in Fremont, California. He starts July 6.
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.