Tag: cultural and natural history collections

Exhibit looks back at education 100 years ago

In honor of the Los Angeles County Fair’s theme this year, “Back to our Roots,” the University of La Verne's Cultural and Natural History Collections dug around their assortment of items and brought out objects from the 1800’s and into the fair’s Little Red School House.

Tibetan culture survives through education

The University of La Verne’s Cultural and Natural History collections welcomed Nawang B. Phuntsog, professor of education at California State University, Fullerton, as its fourth Influential Voices speaker at noon on Wednesday in the Quay Davis Executive Board Room. 

Dynamic Jewish life sculptures donated to the University of La Verne

The Cultural and Natural History Collections of the University of La Verne received a glimpse of Jewish life and culture pre-World War II through 14 folk-art sculptures, donated by the Malgert Halpern and Irving Cohen family. 

Collections store memories of a lifetime

The University’s Cultural and Natural History Collections is what curator Anne Collier refers to as “a hidden gem.”

Stephen Sayles’ legacy honored at memorial

Several of the late Dr. Stephen Sayles’ friends, family and colleagues reminisced about their relationship with Dr. Sayles in an emotional memorial Tuesday.

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