March 25, 2013

What Did You Give Up for Lent This Year?

A quick look at what members of the LMU community decided to do without during Lent, and how strong was their will power.

January 15, 2013

The Iceman

Behind the Scenes With Anthony Ireland | When we started working on an idea for a photo shoot of LMU men’s basketball point guard Anthony Ireland, we decided to do something related to his reputation for having ice in his...

January 12, 2013

The Letters on the Bluff

A Painting Tradition | The university’s letters on the Del Rey bluffs have proclaimed LMU’s presence in Los Angeles for decades. Even today, painting the letters remains an important student tradition. Take a look at photos from an afternoon on...

January 8, 2013

The Radio Stars Speak

KXLU’s Impact | KXLU has played an essential role in breaking musicians and bands from Jane’s Addiction to the Beastie Boys, Guns n’ Roses, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nirvana, Beck, Dengue Fever, Death Cab for Cutie and the Silversun Pickups....

October 31, 2012

Baseball’s Costume Ball

Baseball’s zany Halloween game, in which players dress up in costume, was caught on video last October. Take a look, especially if you’ve wondered how fast a baseball player dressed like an oversized penguin can get from home to first.

September 2, 2012

Science Students Make Catalina Island Their Lab

See how LMU freshmen got a three-week jump start in science and research skills, including a field trip to Catalina Island where they swam with sharks (harmless ones) and came back to tell the story. It was all part of...

August 2, 2012

SFTV Creative Workshop: Where Film Dreams Get Real

SFTV’s Summer Creative Workshop gives 16 local high schoolers with movie ideas in their minds the lights, cameras and professional faculty advice they need to enable the rest of us see what they’ve been imagining. Watch our budding filmmakers as...

May 19, 2012

Lacrosse Brings On the Next Generation

LMU lacrosse players are giving Westchester kids a league of their own. For the past four years, they’ve been teaching and mentoring children in the neighborhood by helping create a local lacrosse league where none existed before. Watch our video...

May 15, 2012

A Page Stadium Afternoon

Baseball Time-Lapse: Baseball parks have been compared to cathedrals by some adoring fans. Watch our time-lapse, stop-action film of a day at the game — LMU vs. the Portland Pilots — with all the rituals, from chalking the batter’s box...

May 14, 2012

Sacred Heart in a Minute

Professor Rafiqul Noorani’s rapid prototyping machines can make a prototype of almost anything in almost any shape. We filmed one in action, for 10 hours, as it constructed an iconic symbol of LMU. Watch our time-lapse video to see a...

May 10, 2012

Ken Burns Tells Grads Why They and History Matter

Ken Burns is a documentary filmmaker who is immersed in history. At the 2012 undergraduate commencement, he told LMU’s graduating class that in times of crisis, the United States repeatedly returns to Abraham Lincoln’s grand and generous vision of this...

April 27, 2012

Softball Chants

Chants are a trademark of softball. A chant may be a cheer tailored for one’s teammate batting at the plate, or a gentle taunt at the opposing pitcher. They may be call-and-response, or even a melody close to a lively...