Essayist and novelist Pico Iyer returned to the University of La Verne after 20 years to share his experiences during the pandemic while living in Japan on Sunday during a virtual discussion held via Zoom.
The transition to college typically occurs in two ways: the lead up to high school graduation following acceptance and decision, then mid-August when students frantically attempt to navigate all aspects of a new campus.
The Carlson Gallery in Miller Hall is lined with black-and-white photos of the war in Vietnam, along with Nick Ut’s most famous photo, ‘Napalm Girl,’ as part of his collection, “Forty-Two Years and the Frequent Wind: Vietnamese Refugees in America.”
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.