Category Archives: News and Events

August 28, 2014 by University of La Verne

His photographs have captured the plight of undocumented immigrants traveling from Latin America to the United States during more than three decades. The same images have also captured many hearts, leading to accolades, including the Pulitzer Prize.
Now Don Bartletti, a veteran photographer for the Los Angeles Times, plans to share his work and wisdom at the University of La Verne during a photo gallery exhibition called “Uneasy Neighbors: The Causes and Consequences of Undocumented Migration to the United States.” Read More

August 7, 2014 by University of La Verne

San Gabriel Valley entrepreneurs used to have to drive to Long Beach to find the nearest Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for help hiring employees, accessing capital and developing government contracts. That commute became shorter on Aug. 6 with the opening of University of La Verne’s Small Business Development Center, in a building formerly occupied by the institution’s human resources department. Read More

July 31, 2014 by University of La Verne

High school students dashed up the stairs of the Mainiero Building after a coffee pit stop at Barbara’s Café. They gathered in the biology lab, began hooking
each other up to EKG devices and then jotted down results in their notebooks. It was all part of University of La Verne’s two-week Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) summer camp, which drew a dozen teens from Southland high schools and 12 students from Taft College in Kern County. Read More