The La Verne Police Department and the FBI are continuing to investigate an apparent hate crime involving an online threat and arson that occurred on campus last Thursday and Friday, prompting the cancellation of classes.
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In response to last week’s apparent hate crimes – a racist threat on social media directed at a specific group of students, followed by arson in a student’s car – several students rallied in Johnson Family Plaza to condemn these actions, while faculty discussed the appropriate response at the Faculty Senate meeting Monday.
On Oct. 25, 2018, a group of students met in the corridor outside the President’s and Provost’s offices to share their experiences and state their demands for changes to address the University’s treatment of minority groups on campus (“Protest calls for diversity training,” Oct. 26).
University of La Verne Faculty called on one another to take action to address the discrimination minority students endure after hearing a group of more than 20 students share stories of microaggressions they have experienced on campus.
During the past few weeks, administrators at the University have made numerous commitments to improving the treatment of minority groups on campus.
The nearly 50-year-old Jaeger Museum will have to be transferred out of the Mainiero Building to make room for a micro lab by the end of the summer.
Campus and community arts events for the week of May 17, 2013.
The redesigned and revamped University of La Verne website has stirred up complaints among numerous faculty members since its launch last summer.