Now that the college basketball season has ended it is time for decisions. The top college basketball prospects around the nation decide if they want to take their talents to the NBA. Many have already declared and many more will.
To honor student-athletes and their academic achievements, the University of La Verne athletic department hosted a roomful of scholar athletes on April 23. The event gave certificates of distinction to more than 70 athletes in the 19 different intercollegiate sports on campus.
ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” recently broadcast a story on the controversy of college athletes living in apartments designated for low-income families. This government project is also called section eight housing.
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 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.
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.