The University of La Verne held a posters exhibit in the West Gallery on Monday for International Peace Day commemorating the atomic bombing that occurred in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945.
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Adjunct professor and department associate Gloria Montebruno, a certified yoga instructor and Japanese professor, reminds her students something her first yoga teacher would say and resonates with her to this day, “It’s not about how flexible your body is, it’s about how flexible your mind is.”
May 5 is usually thought of as Cinco de Mayo, but in Japan it is a national holiday called Children’s Day, which celebrates the happiness of children and expresses gratitude to mothers.
A new Japanese language minor will be offered starting in fall 2012 at the University of La Verne.
This year the University of La Verne added a new course to the modern language department. A group of 15 students enrolled in Japanese 100 with Gloria Montebruno, adjunct professor.
Rebecca Bravo Staff Writer “Geisha” means artist in Japanese, but throughout the history its meaning has also been tied to prostitution. The lecture, “Geisha: Artists or Prostitutes,” was given by Gloria Montebruno-Saller at 10:20 a.m. March 31 in the University of La Verne Campus Center Ballroom. Through much research Montebruno-Saller was able to answer the […]