Students Evacuate

Students in the Oaks dorm were evacuated after a gas leak was detected on the east side of the Oaks A Building Monday afternoon. The smell of the gas wafted down E Street. Housing staff entered each room to evacuate students and open windows to air out the building. Students were not permitted to re-enter their rooms for three hours.

Baseball Jump

Senior first baseman Nick Michaels catches the ball mid-air as Whittier catcher Michael Angulo makes it to first during the third inning of the first game of the doubleheader Saturday at Ben Hines Field. The Leopards beat the Poets in both games on Saturday, 10-4 and 7-6.

Capture and the Seamless Stream

Art Suwansang, senior adjunct professor of photography, photography department manager Kevin Bowman and senior adjunct professor of photography David Bess install a panorama piece for the Carlson Gallery exhibit, “Capture and the Seamless Stream.” The landscape, made in Iceland by Suwansang, is nearly 4 feet tall, 20 feet wide and took five people to install.

DUI Awareness

Alumni Nicholas Franco and James Cockrell watch as Baldwin Park Police Officer Andy Velebil, a La Verne alumnus, and La Verne Police Department drug recognition expert David Weaver speak to a full house about the dangers of driving under the influence Monday in the Campus Center Ballroom. Phi Delta Theta’s DUI Awareness Night was created by Cockrell, who graduated in 2017, in memory of his uncle, who was killed in 2016 by a drunk driver.

Men’s Basketball

La Verne forward Brandon Rice attempts a shot against the Redlands Bulldogs in the second half at Frantz Athletic Court Feb. 7. The Bulldogs beat the Leopards, 79-73.