English professor David Werner spoke about the real function of the prison system, humility and the hero journey in his final faculty lecture “I Have a Map to a Treasure” Monday in the President’s Dining Room.
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Folk music, poetry and a traditional ringing of bells filled Morgan Auditorium Jan. 31, during the memorial service for Dr. Dorena Wright, a professor of English with the University of La Verne for more than 25 years. Dr. Wright died in December at Pomona Valley Hospital. She was 76.
Brian Clocksin, associate professor of kinesiology and chairman of the kinesiology department, talked about his research that links physical activity to self-efficacy in his lecture, “ClubLeo: Empowering Adolescent Responsibility (CLEAR),” Monday in the President’s Dining Room.
Katharine Bail Hoskins, former chairwoman of the University of La Verne’s English department, died Aug. 1 at the Mt. San Antonio Garden Community Home in Claremont. She was 90.
Photojournalist Joseph Rodriguez spoke Tuesday in the Morgan Auditorium about photographs he took for “East Side Stories,” a book about gang life in Los Angeles.
David Werner, associate professor of English, said he learned everything he knows about teaching from prison. He elaborated on this in his lecture titled “Lessons from Prison” which focused on why inmates should be educated – so they won’t return to prison after they are released.
Campus and community news for the week of May 4, 2012.
Third Street Wine Shop is the newest addition to the University of La Verne retail community, offering a respite from the usual bar experience.
A presentation about ocean laws turned into a discussion about issues facing the world today that concern the environment and international laws.
Professor of Music Kathleen Lamkin shared her knowledge of the use of Joseph Haydn’s music in the Moravian communities of North America on Monday in the President’s Dining Room.