Richard Landis, former University chancellor and trustee emeritus, died Feb. 14 in his sleep at the age of 95.
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Homecoming Week came to a close as the University of La Verne campus turned into the magical world of Hogwarts at the annual street fair and family weekend.
The Associated Students of the University of La Verne unanimously passed a resolution Monday condemning the proposed tuition increase for the 2015-16 school year.
Last week the Board of Trustees approved a 4.9 percent increase in tuition for the 2015-2016 school year. Tuition will rise from $36,744 per year to $38,560 per year.
Several members of the faculty are currently working on a proposal to change the wording of a clause in the board of trustees’ bylaws.
“Secrecy breeds suspicion,” a phrase used while discussing the release of the Board of Trustee’s bylaws this fall. The bylaws allow the University’s president to veto faculty decisions with minimal time for them to gather and vote to overturn his or her decision.
Stephen Jeffers, emeritus trustee to the University of La Verne Board, died in his home Oct. 8. He was 88.
After three years of fundraising, two years of house hunting and one false start, the University of La Verne Board of Trustees funded a $2.5 million Claremont home to be regarded as the new “University house.”
The newest component of University of La Verne pride is materialized in the form of a $2.5 million Claremont mansion, which was previously owned by L. Frank Baum, the author of “The Wizard of Oz,” and was occupied by his second son, Robert Baum.
Traditional undergraduate tuition will be raised another 4.9 percent for the 2013-2014 academic year, University officials announced last month.