So what does it take to get into a good college? Is it grades? Ambition? Community involvement? Contrary to popular belief, it's none of those things. In fact, it seems that all it takes to be admitted to a university these days is a desktop computer.
The Teacher Education Program at the University of La Verne, with a long and honored tradition in teacher training, continues to flourish. Designed for both elementary and secondary teaching certification by the State of California, the program consists of 28 units (each with fieldwork) and one semester of student teaching.
University President Devorah Lieberman and Provost Jonathan Reed presented a draft of a resolution on Oct. 26 to students and faculty listing the actions they plan to take in the coming weeks and months to improve the treatment of minority groups on campus.
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.
Aiden Aizumi, a transgender activist and University of La Verne alumnus, shared his experience in honor of Transgender Rememberance Day on Nov. 20 via Zoom. This event also centered around remembering those in the transgender community who have died this past year due to violence.