Winter 2023

Editor in Chief
Lindsey Pacela

Joslyn Aguilar, Yulissa Chavez, Gabriella Cummings, Vincent Matthew Franco, Sheridan Lambrook, Hien Nguyen, Abelina J. Nuñez

Camille C.Nan, Kaylie Ennis, Casi Martinez, Hailey Martinez, Natalie Medrano, Jashelle Ranson, Litsy Tellez, Kim Toth

Chief Adviser
George R. Keeler, Ph.D.

Photography Adviser/Production Manager
Eric Borer

Precision Services Group

This issue of La Verne Magazine is dedicated to the memory of staff photographer Jashelle Ranson.


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