“For the first time in 104 years the University of La Verne has a fine art gallery to stimulate students to honor the arts and to be challenged and affirmed by them,” said Professor of Art Joella Jean Mahoney of the new Harris Art Gallery located in the Landis Academic Center.
About seven years ago, Art Professor Joella Jean Mahoney left full-time teaching at the University of La Verne Art Department to devote more time to her professional art work. The devotion to her art is seen through the petite and lively woman’s sparkling eyes of life.
ULV’s Board of Trustees has named the University’s newest building, currently under construction, the Landis Academic Center in honor of Richard and Beth Landis, prominent supporters of the University.
As she finished her workout with squats, pull, clean and jerk, and snatch, Hailey McCann sat on the floor, deciding if she wanted to go to In-N-Out for a burger with animal fries or to Little Caeser’s for a deep dish pizza.
National CORE, a nonprofit affordable housing developer, is leading a permanent supportive housing project, 740 Foothill Community, in an unincorporated area of Los Angeles County between the cities of San Dimas and La Verne. Both cities are opposed to the project.