In honor of Women’s History Month, the Center for Multicultural Services hosted “Her Stories” Wednesday, in which University of La Verne faculty, staff, students and alumni gathered to share their life changing experiences.
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The Eggsactly restaurant in downtown La Verne launched near the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and has successfully remained open during the past year’s economic crisis.
Professor Grace Kyungwon Hong analyzed the effects of virtual reality technology during the Phebe Spalding Lecture in Gender and Women’s Studies at the Pomona College on Feb. 24 via Zoom.
The Pomona Certified Farmers Market – recently revamped to help low-income residents get fresh fruit, vegetables and other goods at affordable prices – is held Saturday mornings on the corner on Pearl Street just west of Garey Avenue, in the parking lot of Purpose Church in Pomona.
Author and vocalist Rev. Charles Dorsey talked about the Black experience and challenged participants to be agents in disrupting oppression and white supremacy on Wednesday at the “We Got Problems: A Conversation about Overcoming Limitations and Embracing Your Power” lecture held via Zoom an hosted by the University of La Verne’s Brothers’ Forum.
The California Botanic Garden hosted its first online birding event Saturday afternoon to kickstart National Bird Month.
Treasure hunters eager to find deals on the antiques flooded the sidewalk at the Downtown Pomona Collector’s Street Faire on Sunday.
Rallying Cry, an event held by Mallorie Johnson, senior theater arts major, helped advocate for the Joyful Heart’s Policy and Advocacy program End The Backlog in Sneaky Park on Saturday.
Rebecca Erbelding, historian at the William Levine Family Institute for Holocaust Education, spoke about her award-winning book, which told the untold stories of the U.S. support during World War II, Sunday at the ninth annual Kristallnacht Lecture in the Campus Center Ballroom.
The University Chorale and Chamber Singers presented “The Road Not Taken” Friday in Morgan Auditorium. The purpose of the concert was to create a conversation about the hard decision we all make, which can impact our lives.