Campus and community arts events for the week of May 1, 2015.
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.
The La Verne baseball team defeated Chapman in seven innings, 11-1, in the second game of its doubleheader Saturday at Ben Hines Field. The Leopards dropped the first game, 7-5.
The University of La Verne celebrated Earth Week this week, a series of environmentally conscious events including the grand opening of the new University garden. We spoke with students and faculty alike about the University’s commitment to sustainability, as well as tips for being environmentally conscious.
Surrounded by ancient Indian style architecture, intricate marble carvings of celestial beings and meditating worshippers, ULV students and faculty learned about Jain philosophy and religion at their visit to the Jain Center of Southern California in Buena Park Sunday.
Ilya Kaminsky, a poet and translator of poetry, recites and explains multiple Russian poems at the Poetry and Translation event April 17 in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Sports enthusiasts took on the challenge of a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi tournament Saturday in the Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion, hosted by Candice Nunez, for her senior project that benefited the Challenged Athletes Foundation.