Roughly 130 members of the University community attended the 10th annual Benazir Bhutto and Ahmed Ispahani International Lectureship hosted by the University’s International Studies Institute Wednesday in the Campus Center Ballroom.
The University of La Verne’s application for provisional accreditation for a new physician assistant program was denied by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, or ARC-PA, the accrediting body, president Devorah Lieberman and Provost Jonathan Reed announced Wednesday.
The subject of women and Islam in relation to activism, feminism and misconceptions was discussed Thursday in the President’s Dining Room as part of the Women’s History Month events.
Roughly 40 audience members of students, faculty, staff and community members listened to Fauzia Rizvi, general secretary of the Islamic Society of Corona-Norco and co-founder of the For The People Political Action Committee, speak about Islam and its relationship to women’s issues.
Interfaith Better Together Week kicked off with a lecture titled “Finding Our Common Humanity: Building Bridges Between Atheists and Theists” by Chris Stedman Monday in the Campus Center Ballroom, hosted by the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life and Common Ground.
The hyperpop duo 100 gecs brought a new, intoxicating stage presence to the Glass House in Pomona at their April 14 show. 100 gecs’ performance was a stimulating mix of genres like electronica, pop and synthcore that I have never seen before at this venue.
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.
Eric Bishop, a University of La Verne alumnus, who also held several positions at La Verne – including associate dean of academic advising, journalism professor and Campus Times adviser – was recently appointed president of Ohlone Community College in Fremont, California. He starts July 6.