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Lions Come Up Short Against Inner-State Rival

IRVINE — On Tuesday night, the Lions took on the Anteaters of UCI at the Bren Events Center. Starting the new season with a record of 2–1, LMU looked to stay in the win column and give UCI their first loss of the year. LMU opened the contest with an early five-point lead… before a…

Taylor Swift, what the hell, how is she real?

Last month, Taylor Swift became the first artist ever to simultaneously hold the top 10 spots on the Billboard Top 100 Charts. Those 10 songs were all off of her new album, “Midnights,” which sold more copies in its first week of release than any album since Adele’s “25” in 2015. At just 32 years…

Grupo Folklórico Performs for Día de Los Muertos

On Saturday, Grupo Folklórico de LMU performed at the seventh annual Día de Los Muertos Celebration in Long Beach, CA. Both Grupo Folklórico de LMU and Grupo Folklórico de USC huddled backstage preparing for their performance at noon. Araceli Seager and Maya Muñoz performed a dance to Fandango Jarocho from the Mexican state of Veracruz.…

Lakers/Clippers analysis: One team is bad, the other team is… less bad

Caleb Park & Miles Whittingham are sports reporters for The Lion. Caleb is a huge Clippers fan, while Miles roots for the Lakers. Ahead of Lakers @ Clippers on Nov. 9, the two chatted about their team’s start to the season. Miles: Caleb, are you ready for this game tonight? Caleb: Yessir, another easy Clippers…

Look out LMU — the Lioncams are watching you

Have you ever tripped on the perpetually broken escalators in University Hall? Or cried on the LeVecke Bridge after completely bombing a final? Or nearly drowned after being thrown into the birthday fountain? Well, odds are anyone watching LMU’s Lioncams witnessed your humiliation. The Lioncams stream a 24/7 live video feed from 10 campus locations…

Magical Nightmares: Behind the Haunting with Kevin Wetmore

In collaboration with LMU’s William H. Hannon Library and LMU’s College of Communication and Fine Arts, the 10th anniversary of the Haunting of Hannon took place on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m for. Scenes are staged throughout the college library, where student actors are prepared to give…

LMU Men’s Basketball dominates in season opener

Gersten Pavilion was packed with students Monday night for LMU’s home opener against the Life Pacific University Warriors (10-17, 6-12 NIAA last season). The Lions came into the matchup coming off of an 11-18, 3-12 WCC season, looking to show out, despite the graduation of star forward Eli Scott last year.  It was a back-and-forth…

Caroline Menjivar hopes to foil a family dynasty in District 20

Nestled in the North Hollywood area of the San Fernando Valley stands a cream stucco house framed by green trees and adorned with simple Halloween decorations. Acting as the backdrop for a “Caroline Menjivar For State Senate” campaign sign, this is the home of Jason Enright, a member of local progressive advocacy group East Valley…

District 3 race may hinge on Bob Hertzberg’s environmental record

Late last month, residents from the Los Angeles area gathered in Sylmar, equipped with notepads in hand. They’d come to learn about ways to protect the environment at a home composting and gardening lecture. LA Sanitation & Environment (LASAN), hosts environmental workshops that are held to encourage community participation in environmental initiatives. “We do a…

Olvera Street celebrates Dia de Los Muertos

Olvera Street may just be the most lively spot in Los Angeles to celebrate Día de Los Muertos, or The Day of the Dead. Known as “the birthplace of Los Angeles,” the bustling downtown market square is animated with vendors, performers, and locals as they engage in the annual holiday.  Día de los Muertos is…