The Voices of Public Art

Los Angeles enjoys a long heritage of public art giving voice to the city’s local communities. But should we be concerned when sports teams and other corporations adopt similar imagery, or hire local artists, to reach those communities?

Hazelnuts Wars

Brenda (Kirsch) Frketich ’06, an Oregon hazelnut farmer, runs a third-generation family farm while dealing with the economic uncertainty produced by U.S.-China trade clashes.

Colton Plaia and Life in the Minors

Colton Plaia, who finished a stellar baseball career at LMU in 2013, was drafted by the New York Mets and now plays for Binghamton Rumble Ponies, the Mets’ Double-A affiliate. Check out his thoughts on life in the minors.