Campus news for the week of Oct. 16, 2015.
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Freshmen and faculty listened to renowned author Scott Russell Sanders answer critical questions about mankind’s responsibility to the preservation of the earth during two lectures on Wednesday in Morgan Auditorium.
American economist, historian and political scientist Richard Rosencrance proposed differentiating economic industries with China to avoid a potential war in his lecture “The Next Great War? The Root of World War I and the Risk of U.S.-China Conflict,” April 30 in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Claremont McKenna College professor Ralph A. Rossum spoke about how Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is committed to pursuing an “original general meaning” approach to interpret the constitution on Tuesday in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Retired U.S. Army reserve colonel and former U.S. diplomat Ann Wright spoke at the second annual Frederick Douglass Human Rights Lecture Wednesday in Morgan Auditorium about whether human rights are for everyone.
A journey of love, loss and hope was told by author, host and classical music programmer Martin Goldsmith on his novel, “Alex’s Wake: A Voyage of Betrayal and a Journey of Remembrance” at the Kristallnacht lecture Sunday in the Campus Center.
Claudia Fritsche, ambassador from the Principality of Liechtenstein to the United States, became the first speaker of the year for the University of La Verne’s Model United Nations.
Central American immigrants encounter many dangerous situations for a chance at a better life in the United States and journalist and author Sonia Nazario has braved the same dangers to bring one boy’s story to the public.
Photojournalist Don Bartletti described his experience traveling through Mexico and Central America during the lecture for his exhibit, “Uneasy Neighbors: Causes and Consequences of Undocumented Migration to the United States,” Thursday in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Karen Dawn advocated the importance of animal rights Monday for an event hosted by Reaching Out for Animal Rights Club.