In an effort to improve the conditions in Brandt Hall, the University of La Verne spent nearly $50,000 this summer removing the floor tiles and asbestos insulation and installing new carpet, door stops and base boards.
A completed maintenance request in residence halls should result in action within three to four working days. “A general rule of thumb for non-emergency would be three days,” said Jana Ducret, administrative assistant in the Operations Department.
It was not the Big One that interrupted operations across the University of La Verne campus, but an evacuation drill that hit Tuesday at 2 p.m., which caused the campus to shut down in order to run the mock drill.
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.