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Commencement honors graduates’ achievements during the pandemic

The University of La Verne honored 2,337 graduating students from Spring 2020 and Winter 2021 in a series of virtual commencement ceremonies, and featured a speech from Dolores Huerta for the College of Arts and Sciences, delivered by her daughter Camila Chavez, on Jan. 30. 

Students hope faculty will be flexible for virtual finals

The Associated Students of the University of La Verne presented the Faculty Senate with a resolution on May 6 calling for adjustments to the finals week standards – with the hope of reducing the burden being placed on students trying to finish up the semester in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the transition to all online classes, and the host of challenges of this unprecedented moment. 

Tuition to increase by less than 3 percent

Tuition at the University of La Verne will increase in the 2020-21 academic year by 2.92%  to $44,700, for the full year. The 2019-20 tuition was $43,440. 

Students support animal welfare

In honor of World Animal Day, the Campus Activities Board held a vegan breakfast event Monday, and asked students who attended to take a pledge to improve animal welfare by signing a big white board. 

ASULV has new leaders

Madeline Ruiz, a sophomore political science and speech communication major, is the new Associated Students of the University of La Verne president, and Roy Requena, a junior business administration major, is the new vice president, per the election results announced Wednesdsay. 

Fortnite tops Halloween ’18 trends

With less than a week before Halloween, spooky season is creeping up on the University of La Verne, but it appears most students are winging their Halloween costume. 

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