Mike Brown and his wife, Nancy, have literally helped build a new university with their generosity.
Posts from August 2010
One La Verne student’s real education came in the discovery of helping others rather than a focus on her own achievement.
Students soon will be investigating how birds flock, fireflies synchronize and bees swarm in a new Complex Dynamical Systems Laboratory made possible thanks to a $250,000 grant from The Fletcher Jones Foundation. CDS is an emerging disciplinary field, and the new La Verne lab will house high-performance computer workstations and experimental equipment to facilitate student-faculty […]
From a rooftop garden that helps reduce energy demand for cooling to seating made from recycled seatbelts, the university’s Campus Center was designed to be energy efficient and environmentally friendly. Last May the three-story, 40,000-square foot facility became the first building within the City of La Verne to attain Silver LEED Certification from the U.S. […]