Campus news for the week of May 1, 2015.
The Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension, a new 23-mile extension to Metro’s light rail system, will soon connect areas such as La Verne, Pomona and Claremont to the existing Gold Line stations that expands from Downtown Los Angeles to Pasadena.
Old Town La Verne hosted more than 1,000 people for the grand opening of the “La Verne Fresh” Old Town Certified Farmers Market on D Street Saturday morning.
The La Verne community gathered to honor Holocaust Remembrance Day, and to recognize the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide Tuesday in the Interfaith Chapel.
Three University of La Verne students debated the pros and cons of having free higher education Tuesday in the Johnson Family Plaza.
Todd Britton, assistant vice president of information technology business relations, discussed how to choose software during his lecture Monday in the President’s Dining Room.
The University of La Verne’s professional music fraternity Mu Phi Epsilon brought local children music and allowed them to create their own tambourines and maracas at its Build Your Own Instrument event Saturday at the La Verne Library.
Eight University of La Verne communications students and recent alumnae were recognized as winners and finalists in the Society of Professional Journalists 2014 Mark of Excellence Awards Saturday at the Region 11 spring conference in San Francisco.
As part of the week-long celebration of Earth Day the Associated Students of the University of La Verne held a book drive for students and faculty to donate used and new books Tuesday in Sneaky Park.
Running unopposed junior Lauren Crumbaker and sophomore Nicole Cuadras were elected president and executive vice president of the Associated Students of the University of La Verne, respectively, Wednesday.