Senior biology majors Tanner Long and Kandin Maraquin won first place at the California Cup debate tournament Nov. 20, a first for the debate team.
Ben Jenkins, assistant professor and archivist, presents a summarized version of his dissertation Nov. 22 in the Wilson Library.
Senior Adjunct Professor Gary Westfahl presented his work on tackling 315 professions through the eras to a group of roughly 10 faculty members and students noon in the President’s Dining Room.
Plane-flying, horse-riding, mountain-biking Nick Paz, who has worked for the La Verne Police Department for 33 years, will be sworn in as the new police chief in January.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Luis Ernesto Derbez discussed Mexico’s relationship with the United States after 9/11, on Nov. 17 in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Students in the honors program ended their senior project by hosting a women’s appreciation fair at Sneaky Park Tuesday and a panel discussion in La Fetra Wednesday for women’s empowerment week.
Twelve propositions that passed on California’s ballot for 2016 included legislation on education, plastic bags, marijuana, tobacco, criminal justice and taxation.
Loud chants of “Build bridges, not walls” and “This is what democracy looks like” erupted as students and faculty members marched around campus in a peaceful protest against President-elect Donald Trump at 10 p.m. Nov. 10.
On the evening of Oct. 27, 1938 the Grynszpan family along with 12,000 other Polish Jews were herded like cattle onto train cars headed for the Polish-German border.
Dressed in traditional pilgrim duds, the residents of Pilgrim Place hosted their 68th annual festival last Friday and Saturday.