Campus and community arts events for the week of Sept. 14, 2012.
The dramatic increase in freshman admissions to the University of La Verne and the opening of the much anticipated Vista La Verne dorm are among the major changes at the University this fall.
University of La Verne choral and chamber singers came together and sang classical, spiritual and pop culture tunes in an uplifting spring concert May 11 in Morgan Auditorium.
University of La Verne music students showcased their vocal talents to friends and family in a recital that included songs from “Rent” and the Beatles May 4 at Morgan Auditorium.
The Mark Masters Ensemble brought live jazz music April 26 to Morgan Auditorium in a concert that made music fans tap their feet.
Adonay Montes, assistant professor of education, discussed how a new program is helping migrant Latino students overcome the social and academic challenges they face when starting school in America, Monday in the President’s Dining Room.
With smoothie names like Hawaiian Breeze and Maui Sunset, the University of La Verne welcomed students on Commuter Day April 12 at the University Mall.
Faculty members from Pomona College, Scripps College and Cal Arts formed a quartet and performed classical string music to a diverse audience of children and adults on April 6 in Balch Auditorium at Scripps College.
Three Pomona College faculty members performed songs inspired by water in a concert titled ”Notes on Water” March 31 at the Mabel Shaw Bridges Hall of Music.
University of Southern California students brought music and lyrics together by presenting their original compositions in a collaborative concert titled, “New and Newer: An Evening of World Premieres” on March 28 at the Boston Court in Pasadena.