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Adjuncts emphasize need for contracts

The Faculty Senate on Monday unanimously approved a resolution to support the University’s adjunct faculty, who are hoping the University will transition them from hourly pay via a timecard system to contracts, or per-class flat rate pay. 

Seasoned scholars share research tips

The La Verne Academy hosted its first lecture series of the semester, “Building and Maintaining a Successful Research Agenda: Ideas and Pitfalls,” Tuesday via Zoom. 

Professor focuses on chronically ill youth

Nicole Mahrer, assistant professor of psychology, presented “Virtual Acceptance and Commitment Therapy For Youth with Chronic Illnesses” for the University of La Verne on Tuesday in the Quay Davis Board Room. 

Professor explores benefits of drinking tea

Nixon Mwebi, professor and department chair of chemistry, gave an insightful lecture, “The Chemistry of Tea: How should you drink it?” at noon Tuesday in the Quay Davis Executive Boardroom. About 20 La Verne community members attended the talk.

Artist shares paintings and process

Dion Johnson, the University’s director of galleries and distinguished artist, delivered an artistic lecture and creative presentation on Tuesday at noon to a group of about 30 students and faculty members, who gathered in the Quay Davis Executive Boardroom. 

Panel considers student research and professional opportunities

A panel of  faculty members shared ideas to boost undergraduate students’ futures, with an emphasis on seniors, at noon on Tuesday in the Quay Davis Executive Board Room.

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