College and university presidents and Campus Compact state coordinators from around the country unite to discuss community partnerships as well as college access and readiness.
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University of La Verne alumni, students, faculty and staff gathered on Saturday for the annual Homecoming celebration on the La Verne campus. Kicking off with a 5-kilometer run, the daylong festivities included a street fair, a parade, a 41-27 victory over Whittier in the football game, Homecoming Court coronation and lots and lots of food, […]
They make the decision to pursue higher education and then they go it alone. The journey is long, fraught with impossible deadlines, crushing workloads, often at a dizzying pace. But they push their limits, often finding they can expand their capacity — for knowledge, for understanding, for discipline. Then that special day comes when a degree is conferred upon these collegians, a day worth all the struggle, their graduation. They sit impatiently, under their robes and mortar boards, ready to hurl their transformed beings at the future. Commencement.