Often times, students at the University of La Verne feel they live in a bubble that allows them to look out on the world and its happenings with a watchful eye. In doing so, these students might think, "That stuff does not happen at La Verne."
Ongoing rumors were dispelled and made into fact when Office of Housing and Residential Life Director Julie Thurman Francisco confirmed that the Red Roof Inn would be the second semester housing site for University of La Verne residents currently at The Claremont Inn.
After discussions with Steve Morgan and consulting with legal counsel, the letter to the editor from Simon Bouie was "marginally libel." I believe the printing of the letter was not in order of the Campus Times Code of Ethics.
Is the University of La Verne a high school or a university? The Campus Times has set a standard of reporting unsubstantiated rumor rather than concrete fact. Because the Campus Times has irresponsibly reported on Homecoming '99 students at La Verne have become outraged without actually knowing what is really going on.
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.
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.