With Immigration and Customs Enforcement showing up outside of court hearings, picking up parents dropping their children off at school and demanding to be let into homes, it is safe to assume that college campuses are not safe from ICE raids either. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival - or DACA - students are unsure of their future, and the University of La Verne is rightfully stepping in to ensure their protection. As a school that prides itself as Hispanic-serving institution, now is the time to prove the support for those students goes beyond our 48 percent Hispanic population, Latino Student Forum and Latino student graduation.
Just little over a month in office, President Donald Trump has showed that he has every intention of fulfilling his anti-immigrant campaign promises. His executive order banning people from seven Muslim majority countries and deportation of undocumented Mexicans directly affects the livelihood of immigrants and refugees.
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.
After three years of fundraising, two years of house hunting and one false start, the University of La Verne Board of Trustees funded a $2.5 million Claremont home to be regarded as the new “University house.”