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Summer/Fall 2009

Student Centric Within months of the Sara and Michael Abraham Campus Center’s grand opening, many on campus wondered how they ever got along without it. Leader of the Pack La Verne graduate Luis Faura is a devoted family man, a shrewd businessman and new Chair of the Board of Trustees. So what’s with the Harley? […]

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Leader of the Pack

In succeeding Benjamin Harris as Board of Trustees Chair, La Verne alumnus Luis Faura ’89 has big shoes to fill, but knows that hard work, resolve and focus will take him a long way.

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The Son Also Rises

A lifelong love for baseball has taken Bruce Hines ’80 to the game’s highest level,
coaching in the major leagues, following in the footsteps of his father, Ben Hines ’58.

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The University of La Verne has become the second seat of higher education in California to join the Billion Dollar Green Challenge — for no other reason than it’s the right thing to do.


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Brent Baier, recruiting coordinator and quarterbacks coach of the University of La Verne football team, got his lengthly locks buzzed at Roots Salon by Amanda Clarke (owner), Heather Repp and Aggie Paronelli, as part of a charity event to donate hair to an organization that makes hair prostheses for children.

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Alumni, Hear Our Call

Phonathon takes place each semester and provides an opportunity for La Verne students to speak with alumni about the latest highlights around campus.

Campus West Grand Opening

Bathed in the dusky haze of the afternoon sun, the smell of freshly mowed grass hovering as an undeniable harbinger of spring, the University of La Verne baseball and softball teams on April 8 don...

Scholarship Gala '14

An evening of tremendous generosity and heart-felt gratitude took place at the University of La Verne’s 2014 Scholarship Gala on Saturday, March 1, 2014. Hosted at the Sheraton Fairplex Conference...

Fellowship of the Rink

La Verne, Ontario Reign 5-year Partnership Surpasses $112,000 Raised for Student Scholarships

Winter Commencement 2014

The University of La Verne's 2014 Winter Commencement on Feb. 1 consisted of a trio of ceremonies, each featuring a notable keynote speaker – Steve Carlston, NBC4 Los Angeles (KNBC) President and ...

Hollywood Heartache

A lifelong love affair with the magic of the silver screen has led Scott Essman to La Verne, where he provides his students with expert insight about filmmaking.