A bill being considered by state legislators could help reduce the discrimination in schools and the workplace associated with natural African American hairstyles.
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Around 70 members of the La Verne community gathered on the grassy area in front of the University’s Chapel to show their solidarity with the Jewish and black communities in light of the tragedies of last week.
After six months of developing the concept for OSHUN, the group’s student leader received an email last month from several key departments rejecting the organization to serve as a funding structure.
The University of La Verne’s Black Student Union hosted a Welcome Black BBQ filled with typical barbecue fare and vibrant music, Saturday at Fasnacht Court.
On March 15, three police cars arrived at Sneaky Park after a new member presentation from historically black sorority Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Shortly before, music was playing and people were mingling. Two Campus Safety officers pulled up soon after, reporting that the police were responding to a noise complaint.
Life coach and motivational speaker Whitley Porter leads the Black Girl Magic panel discussion March 28 in the President’s Dining Room.
Janelle Pedroza, Alexis Patterson, Mark Coromac, Mason Hughes, Thomas Del Carmen enjoy jambalaya, a dish originating in Louisiana, at Davenport Dining Hall Feb. 13.
In honor of Black History Month, the Black Student Union provided traditional soul food, Afro-Latino, Creole and Caribbean recipes to Bon Appétit, upon their request, to serve in Davenport Dining Hall during February.
Contagious messages of love and positivity spread across Sneaky Park in the form of colorful signs and uplifting music, as honors students held “Dissipate the Hate,” a senior project event 11 a.m. Monday to educate the University community about hate speech.
Senior sociology major Taylor Payne expressed her concerns about diversity and inclusivity for black students and faculty during the Student Town Hall Wednesday in the Campus Center Ballroom.