Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed into law the “California Values Act,” designating the state a Sanctuary State.
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In light of recent events regarding undocumented students, the new DREAMers Club on campus offers a safe space for students to gain social and academic support from their peers as they pursue their education at the University of La Verne.
The University of La Verne held a panel discussion on Islamophobia Wednesday to consider discrimination that Muslim communities face today in America, as part of the One Book, One University event.
Counseling and Psychology Services and the Associated Students of the University of La Verne held an open meeting last Friday, to discuss the emotional impact of President Donald Trump’s Sept. 5 announcement of the repeal of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA.
More than 50 students, faculty and staff filled the President’s Dining Room Monday night for an information session in response to President Donald Trump’s Sept. 5 announcement of plans to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.
On Sept. 5 the White House announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals will end. President Devorah Lieberman sent a statement of her support of students enrolled in DACA that same day, ensuring the safety of La Verne’s DACA students.
Sign making, chanting and marching – these are the three basic signifiers of a protest, but on March 18, The March Against Hateful Borders used sign making, chanting and marching to promote community, advocacy and collaboration for local activism.
Roughly 130 members of the University community attended the 10th annual Benazir Bhutto and Ahmed Ispahani International Lectureship hosted by the University’s International Studies Institute Wednesday in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Exploring the question of who has the right to be an American citizen, the Office of Diversity and Inclusivity hosted a screening of “14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark, and Vanessa Lopez” followed by a panel discussion Tuesday in the Campus Center Ballroom.
University of La Verne’s College of Law hosted a Law Review Symposium “Law And The Border: Defining Our Nation” with guest speaker Victor Viramontes April 7.