In a ceremony unlike any other in the University of La Verne’s 130-year history, the LaFetra College of Education graduated 618 students from the spring 2020 and winter 2021 classes.
“You have chosen a sacred and honorable profession,” Kevin S. Marshall told 76 spring 2020 graduates at the University of La Verne College of Law’s virtual commencement live-streamed on January 30. Marshall is the Frank Lizarraga Endowed Dean of the College of Law.
Anthony LaFetra, president and chief executive officer of the Rain Bird Corporation, passed away on January 29 from an undiagnosed cancer at the age of 80, his family has announced.
U.S. News & World Report, one of the nation’s leading organizations that rank higher education programs, recognized the quality of University of La Verne online programs in four categories of its 2021 rankings released January 26.
College of Business and Public Management Students Provide Free Tax Preparation Services to Eligible Local Taxpayers
Now in its tenth year, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at the University of La Verne is again available for local, eligible taxpayers to receive free tax preparation services.
The university will confer degrees on more than 2,300 students who have studied in the university’s four colleges on the central campus in La Verne, nine regional campuses, and online.
University of La Verne Enhances MBA for Experienced Professionals Program to be Faster, More Flexible
University of La Verne has streamlined its Master of Business Administration for Experienced Professionals (MBAX) program to be more flexible for experienced working professionals and faster to complete.
University of La Verne Receives Eight-Year Reaccreditation From the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
The WASC accreditation process aids colleges and universities in developing and sustaining effective educational programs and assures the educational community, the general public, and other organizations that an accredited institution has met high standards of quality and effectiveness.
Two students from the University of La Verne College of Law brought home awards from the western regional Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition, which was held online November 6. Miguel Caloca, JD ’21, and Herber Ramirez, JD ’20, represented the university at the competition and were coached by Dean McVay, adjunct professor and moot court competition advisor.