Melissa Moss, far right, leads a non-alcoholic toast to celebrate womanhood and self-care at the “Essence of a Womyn” event hosted by social justice in higher education administration graduate students in the Citrus Hall main lounge March 6.
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The La Verne Police Department and the FBI are continuing to investigate an apparent hate crime involving an online threat and arson that occurred on campus last Thursday and Friday, prompting the cancellation of classes.
In response to last week’s apparent hate crimes – a racist threat on social media directed at a specific group of students, followed by arson in a student’s car – several students rallied in Johnson Family Plaza to condemn these actions, while faculty discussed the appropriate response at the Faculty Senate meeting Monday.
Classes were canceled at the University of La Verne this afternoon after Campus Safety received a report of arson and theft in Parking Lot H2 beside Barkley Annex and Leo Hall this morning, following a report of a racist threat made against two students via Instagram yesterday.
Issues of social justice and injustices were brought to light during an evening of senior thesis presentations Wednesday. The Center for Multicultural Services hosted the event in honor of Social Justice Day in the Executive Dining Room.
ConvergeOne project manager Karina Kishishia and AppleOne staffing consultants Brianna Flores and Hala Ortega offer tips to Phi Delta Sigma students on effective interview skills and how to build a stronger resume on Tuesday in the Executive Dining Room.
African Soul International member Jewel Jackson invites students up to dance for a freestyle dance moment Feb. 8 on the University Quad.