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Event honors faculty and staff

It must have been the warm air or the excitement that summer break is approaching. The Faculty and Staff Recognition Ceremony, held in the Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion on May 7, at times mimicked a Comedy Central Roast.

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LV must tighten its belt

The University of La Verne will see an overall budget shortfall of $1.7 million for the 2008-2009 academic year. According to President Stephen Morgan, the budget deficit can be attributed to the missed enrollment projection of the traditional undergraduate class.

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Funds raised at LV

“Each year in the past 50 years, philanthropy has increased,” Jean Bjerke, vice president of university relations said. “Even after wars and natural disasters, for the most part, overall contributions have increased.”

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Along with the Campus Center and the reconstruction of the Hanawalt House, the music department is also going through changes. Founders Hall room 21 received new chairs, desks and carpet. Many other areas of the campus were improved this summer. / photo by Leah Heagy

Renovations enhance campus look

Because of the recommendations from the Capital Projects Evaluation Committee, which rated projects according to five criteria, including those that would have a profound impact on the image and perception of students and in creating a more professional learning and teaching environment, many buildings at the University of La Verne were renovated over the summer […]

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ULV floaters raft northern rivers

More than 65 University of La Verne alumni and friends launched a flotilla of rafts and inflatables on four swift rivers in Montana and Idaho this summer, continuing an event started by Roland “Ort” Ortmayer, professor emeritus of physical education, 29 years ago.

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