Senior speech communications major Blasina Hernandez walks around campus with a kitten named Cleo to her chest that just fits in the palms of her hands. Hernandez rescued Cleo last weekend from a heating vent in a house that her dad was doing construction on.
Senior business administration major Adrian Gonzalez and sophomore studio art major Molly Garry register as bone marrow donors Wednesday in front of Founders Hall.
Campus and community arts events for the week of May 12, 2017.
Campus events for the week of May 12, 2017.
The University Mall was once fields filled with rows of orange groves; 125 years later, on April 27, that space was brought to life with music, food and games as the community gathered to celebration of the University of La Verne’s Founders Day.
After fights for transgender rights accomplished widespread installation of gender neutral bathrooms in recent years, some universities are providing free menstrual products in men’s restrooms to accommodate students who identify as a gender different than their anatomic sex. This step shows that institutions are willing to support their diverse student bodies.
Aghop Der-Karabetian, professor of psychology, gave his last faculty lecture, titled “World Mindedness” Tuesday in the President’s Dining Room.
After being kidnapped or lured by Russian authorities into gay concentration camps, hundreds of homosexual men in Chechnya, Russia are beaten, electrocuted and emotionally abused or forced to perform quasi-sexual acts. Little is being done to stop them, and more action is needed to shut down the camps.
David Cubek, director of the Claremont Concert Orchestra and assistant conductor of the Pasadena Symphony, conducts the choirs and orchestra of the Joint Music Program of Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, and the Scripps Colleges as they performed Mozart’s Requiem in D minor in the Garrison Theater at the Claremont Colleges Saturday.
University of La Verne journalists were recognized eight times over for their work across platforms in the Campus Times, Foothill Community News and the La Verne Magazine, at the Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards Saturday in San Diego.