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“Oh, crum!” These two words were used to remember Roland Ortmayer on Nov. 22. Not only were they emblazoned on the backs of bright orange t-shirts, but they were also heard in many of the speeches that day. Little touches of Ortmayer could be found everywhere, from the ice-cream, whipped cream and brownies that he had asked be served to the guests, to the pennant table toppers displaying pictures of Ortmayer throughout his life. / photo by Erin Brockman

Community pays tribute to ‘Ort’

Natalie Veissalov Staff Writer Family and friends gathered at Ortmayer Stadium and later in the Sports Science and Athletic Pavillion to share memories about Roland Ortmayer’s life on Nov. 22. Ortmayer, who died Oct. 9, was a legendary figure at the University of La Verne. There were about 250 people in attendance to honor his […]

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Robert Hansen highlights key points from a guide he handed out during his lecture, “Getting Ready for Life After High School,” on Nov. 18. During this discussion, he talked about bettering the high school academic experience in order to prepare students for the future. / photo by Erin Brockman

Hansen lectures on college guide

Robert Hansen, professor of education, has worked tirelessly on a career and college planning guide for California students and their families. During the faculty lecture series on Nov. 18, Hansen presented his guide to an audience of about 25 people at the University of La Verne.

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Constance Rossum, associate professor of marketing and management, engages with faculty members Jay Jones, professor of biology and biochemistry; David Werner, associate professor of English; and Ken Scambray, professor of English; at Rossum’s faculty lecture in the President’s Dining Room on Oct. 28. Rossum’s talk concerned neighborhood tribal casinos. / photo by Erin Brockman

Rossum gives presentation on tribal casinos

Constance Rossum, associate professor of marketing and management, engages with faculty members Jay Jones, professor of biology and biochemistry; David Werner, associate professor of English; and Ken Scambray, professor of English; at Rossum’s faculty lecture in the President’s Dining Room on Oct. 28.

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The Leopards walked away with a 3-0 victory after their match against Pomona-Pitzer on Tuesday. During the third game, ULV increased its lead with a series of kills. Crista Jones (No. 4) prepares to send the ball flying over to Pomona-Pitzer after she receives the set from Yesenia Lopez (No. 22). No. 3 La Verne (20-2, 11-0) will host Caltech tomorrow at Franz Court at 11:30 a.m. / photo by Erin Brockman

Volleyball sweeps Pomona-Pitzer

Alex Senyo Staff Writer The La Verne women’s volleyball team hosted the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens on Tuesday. But honoring the team’s three senior players came first. The match started with the senior ceremony for setter Yesenia Lopez, opposite hitter Madison Bradley and outside hitter Brianna Gonzales. The players were met on the court by their parents […]

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