A baptism by fire is what Football Coach Don Morel is hoping tomorrow’s first football game of the season will not be. But going against the large defensive line of Chapman University may be what the University of La Verne needs to have another winning season.
When the football season started for senior linebacker Tim Lopez and junior wide receiver Parrish Jones, they had more than just winning the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletics Conference to look forward to, they were patiently waiting for the birth of their babies. So in the same week when most players were watching tapes of old games, Lopez and Jones were watching the births of their baby girls.
Colleen Flores is making history as the La Verne Police Department’s first female chief of police. She began as an explorer at the Upland Police Department before going to the academy to become an officer.
After three years of fundraising, two years of house hunting and one false start, the University of La Verne Board of Trustees funded a $2.5 million Claremont home to be regarded as the new “University house.”
The University’s housing and residential life team is taking necessary precautions to keep those students living on campus healthy and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic while still trying to provide some sense of normalcy so residents feel at home.