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West Nile virus swarms L.A. County

Cody Luk Online Editor The San Gabriel Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District recently identified West Nile virus in mosquitoes and birds in several local cities. Multiple samples of the virus have been found in Claremont, Covina, Glendora, Industry, Pomona, San Dimas and West Covina, and it has a high potential to infect humans. Los Angeles County health officials announced Tuesday, that a... 

Alumna aids first generation students

Alumna aids first generation students
Browsing in the history section of the Wilson Library, La Verne alumna Nancy Reyes enjoys reading and learning about new cultures. Reyes graduated with a master’s degree in education and spent a year teaching English in China. / photo by Nanor Zinzalian Cody Luk Online Editor The University of La Verne recently hired Nancy Reyes, an alumna who was a first generation college student, as the assistant... 

On the Calendar

Finals Week Final exams start today and end May 29. There are no finals on Monday, Memorial Day. Refer to the Registration Calendar for specific times. Campus Closed Campus will be closed on Monday in observance of Memorial Day. Spring Commencement The University of La Verne Spring Commencement for doctoral, master and bachelor students is on May 30 at the Ontario Citizens Business Bank Arena. The... 

New business programs receive approval

Cody Luk LV Life Editor The University’s doctorate in business administration program, and its masters of science in leadership and management online program, were recently approved by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges to start in the fall 2015 semester. Both programs were passed from the faculty senate to Provost Jonathan Reed and President Devorah Lieberman and finally WASC. The DBA... 

On the Calendar

Greek Graduation The Greek Graduation and Awards Ceremony is at 7 p.m. Friday on the South Quad to celebrate seniors and the Greek organization’s achievements. Vets Rock The ULV Vets Club will paint The Rock 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday to honor Memorial Day, which is on May 25. College of Law Ceremony The College of Law Commencement Ceremony will be Saturday at the Church of the Brethren. The Launch The... 

Chavez helps undocumented students find financial aid

Chavez helps undocumented students find financial aid
Senior communications major Diego Chavez presents information on how to improve financial assistance for undocumented students who do not quality for government financial aid April 28 in the West Dining Room. Chavez also talked about ways to create alliances between faculty and students. As part of his senior project, Chavez has compiled a list of scholarship resources and has created a website for... 

On the Calendar

Destination Procrastination CAB will host Destination Procrastination for students to relieve stress from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Thursday in the Campus Center. There will be free food, laser tag, massages, movies, a live DJ and games. Greek Graduation The Greek Graduation and Awards Ceremony is at 7 p.m. May 15 on the South Quad to celebrate seniors and the Greek organization’s achievements. First... 

Photo exhibit celebrates everyday beauty

Photo exhibit celebrates everyday beauty
Stacey McCarroll Cutshaw, visiting professor of photography, speaks before the opening reception of “In the Mood: Photography and the Everyday” in the Carlson Gallery on Tuesday. This is the 25th anniversary and the 100th exhibition since the inception of the gallery. The photographers’ work reflects the way photography depicts and describes the daily conditions of life. Cutshaw chose the series... 

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Literacy and Math Conference The 10th annual Family Literacy and Math Conference is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at various locations on campus. Eleven authors will make presentations and talk with students at workshops. More than 800 students are expected to attend. The free event includes free lunch and a laser show. Etiquette Dinner The Office of Career Services will present the Spring 2015 Etiquette... 

Software choice is focus of lecture

Software choice is focus of lecture
Todd Britton, assistant vice president in the Office of Information Technology, presents the findings of his dissertation “Key Considerations of Community, Scalability, Supportability, Security, and Functionality in Selecting Open-Source Software in California Universities” Monday in the President’s Dining Room. Britton used a Web-based wiki to have participants from private, non-profit California... 
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