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.
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Campus and community arts events for the week of March 6, 2015.
Unarmed, black teen wearing a hoodie gets shot down for walking through a neighborhood. Unarmed, black man gets shot down for playing his music too loud in his car. Only in Florida could paranoid white men get away with these cowardly crimes and all they have to do is stand behind Florida’s Stand Your Ground […]
In a trial that echoed George Zimmerman’s killing of Trayvon Martin two years ago, another white man has killed a black teenager in Florida without being convicted of a murder charge.
Students and faculty came together on Friday to discuss how a situation similar to the George Zimmerman-Trayvon Martin case could happen in La Verne.
Students and staff members united around The Rock outside Founders Hall on Wednesday to share testimonials of racism, hope and humanity.
Student poets were given a chance to showcase their talent March 29 in the Jane Dibbell Cabaret.