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Convocation speakers highlight perseverance

The University welcomed incoming students, faculty and staff in the annual Convocation ceremony with a nod at perseverance and unity. 

Research fosters creativity in math

Gail Tang, associate professor of mathematics, discussed her work in Southeast Asia as a Fulbright Scholar and her research on shifting pedagogical beliefs on Tuesday in the Executive Board Room.

Study shows that students cheat

A recent report by Kessler International, an investigative service, found that 86 percent of college students admitted to cheating in school, according to a PR Newswire release.

$6 million grant will boost STEM

Associate Professor of Biology and Director of La Verne Experience Kat Weaver, the Office of Sponsored Research and a team of faculty members received a Title III – Hispanic Serving Institution grant of $6 million from the Department of Education to help Latino students in the science, technology, engineering and mathematic fields.

Faculty share their teaching savvy

Twelve University of La Verne faculty from a variety of disciplines gathered at the Campus Center Ballroom to present their approaches to teaching excellence before students and colleagues for the Celebration of Teaching event on Nov. 15.

‘Geolocation’ show reveals transparency of social media

The Carlson Gallery is currently home to the creative new photo exhibit “Geolocation: Desertscapes” by photographers Nate Larson and Marni Shindelman, that uses Twitter updates to track the locations of used posts.

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