Claudia Rankine, author of “Citizen: An American Lyric,” spoke at the University of La Verne’s One Book, One University event, with one at 11:45 a.m. and another at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday in the Morgan Auditorium.
The Latino Education Access and Development conference welcomed educators, parents and middle school to college students to learn about higher education Saturday.
The University won an award Tuesday morning that recognizes its sustainability efforts that date back to summer 2013.
There are hidden tombstones nestled under shaggy trees only 10 minutes from wherever you are on campus. This sounds scary, but at Spadra Cemetery on Pomona Boulevard in Pomona, Halloween night became an educational experience for all that dared to enter.
Al Clark, professor of humanities, presents his continuing project, “Oral History of the University of La Verne,” Tuesday in the President’s Dining Room. Clark collects stories about the campus through interviews with faculty and alumni.
Once her cauldron of candies runs out, La Verne resident Lesa Blanto and her friends sit in their front yard, eat chili with cornbread and watch the trick-or-treaters.
The Latino Law Student Association held a celebration for Día De Los Muertos Monday at the La Verne College of Law.
Maureen Davis and her two dogs, Lynn and Patty, dressed up as the Cat in the Hat and Thing 1 and Thing 2, winning the funniest pet costume at the Friends of Upland Animal Shelter costume parade and contest Saturday in Memorial Park in Upland.
Three miles away in the Claremont village Día de los Muertos is celebrated with the beautiful decoration of store windows.
Cowboys, skeletons and pirates danced the night away to live music and entertainment at the Halloween Hop Dance for the Special Needs Population Friday night at the La Verne Community Center.