To meet the needs of ADA students this semester ULV expanded its Services for Students with Disabilities Department by hiring a coordinator, Leo Barrera, and transforming the building previously occupied by the Literacy Center into the Disabled Student Services Department.
The expansion of the students with disabilities department and increased workload for Director of Student Health Services and Services for Students with Disabilities Cindy Denne motivated the University to add a coordinator for the disabilities department.
A 19-year-old sophomore journalism major at the University of La Verne, Des Delgadillo is a man of many trades. In addition to his new career as a comedian, he runs a small podcast empire on ThingsDesSays.net, is a DJ for LeoFM and serves as copy chief for the Campus Times.
Sophomore political science major David Asbra and freshman business major Selyna Ybarra were elected Associated Students of the University of La Verne president and executive vice president, respectively, for 2014-2015.
The National Labor Relations Board this week dismissed all six of the unfair labor practice charges against the University of La Verne, which could clear the way for the adjunct faculty’s votes on unionization to be counted.
The National Labor Relations Board announced Wednesday it denied the University’s latest appeal to include regional campus adjuncts in the ongoing push to unionize adjunct faculty.
Today is the last day in a two week period for University of La Verne adjuncts to vote on whether they want to unionize.
The Service Employees International Union last week filed a lawsuit against the University of La Verne citing five unfair labor practice charges the suit claims are designed to thwart ULV adjunct faculty’s unionization efforts.
Student groups at the University of La Verne formed the Coalition for Ethical Reasoning in support of adjunct professors’ decision to unionize.
Adjunct faculty who teach at University of La Verne’s regional campuses are now included in the bargaining table for unionization.