The University’s Office of First Generation and Peer Mentoring held the second session of its new monthly series of the semester, Our Stories, featuring Ngoc Bui, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and professor of psychology, and Zion Grant-Freeman, senior psychology major, on Tuesday.
Elaine Padilla, associate professor of philosophy, religion and Latinx studies, discussed diving into the subconscious mind through art and nature during her lecture “Nature’s Unconscious and the Art of Becoming Human.”
Meet Up Mondays is a new employer engagement series launched by the Career Center at the University of La Verne. These sessions are virtual via Microsoft Teams and feature the employers of a specific organization within different industries during each session.
Christian Bracho, associate professor of education, discussed the importance of practicing nonviolence in everyday life at the third session of the Season for Nonviolence series, titled “Practicing Nonviolence,” Wednesday via Zoom.
The Candlelight Pavilion, a dinner theater in Claremont, will close its doors permanently on March 20 after 37 years, which included productions of "Cats," "My Fair Lady" and Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story," among many others.
The Center for Multicultural Services in the Ludwick Center, held an open house last week, attended by roughly 20 students, who expressed their interest in learning more about the center and its programming.
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.