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A rush to reopen the economy could endanger public health

As many are urging for the economy to re-open amid the coronavirus pandemic, government officials are facing additional pressures to follow through with these demands. 

Graduating seniors face daunting job market

As unemployment has surged to historic levels during the past month, seniors graduating from the University of La Verne – with college seniors across the country –  are looking to a scary job market. 

Chehab explores banks’ role in financial crisis

Adham Chehab, professor of finance, presented the findings of his research regarding U.S. banks and their role in the financial crisis of 2007 and 2008 at a faculty lecture on Tuesday in the Executive Dining Room. 

Future of shopping is online

With Max Azaria’s BCBG to be yet another consumer outlet to move entirely online, it is impossible to ignore the ever-growing trends of shopping in the online world. As major clothing companies begin to transition the way music, movies and books have, we can expect more stores to follow suit. While this hurts the job market, consumer pressure on retailers for convenience makes it impossible for stores to stay open with the increased online demand.

Biggest U.S. problem is at home

Americans are losing their jobs, their homes and their money, but how is it that through this recession that the rich have kept getting richer?

Bachelor’s degrees are not enough

Bachelor degrees are becoming so common that they are more-or-less equivalent to what a high school diploma used to be. Furthermore, bachelor’s that were once an end point have now become just another step toward the final result.

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