The University of La Verne offers its students a wide variety of study abroad programs, on six different continents and for periods from a few weeks to a full year. Some of the most popular options include programs in England, France and Japan, or more “exotic” program locations like Jordan, Ghana and India.
For 90 years, an embodiment of peace and solidarity, International Women’s Day, has united millions of women all over the world while educating students at the University of La Verne about the struggle for gender equality.
Because of a combination of hiring freezes, budget difficulties and increased workloads, the International and Study Abroad Center will not host an International Festival this semester, for the first time in 13 years. But they hope to bring it back next fall.
The University of La Verne recently enrolled in the Student Exchange Visitor Information System, which tracks all international students and their dependents present in the United States on an F or J visa.
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.
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.
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.