The award will allow Marcus to travel to Austria to explore how artists have used their talents to protest against human rights abuses.
Ana Benitez, a senior kinesiology major, has been named a 2020-2021 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact, a coalition of colleges and universities committed to fostering community engagement on campus and beyond.
University of La Verne Master of Public Administration Among U.S. News & World Report’s Top-Ranked Programs
The university’s public administration program is ranked in the top five of programs in the greater Los Angeles region, and it rose eight places this year to 101st out of 276 graduate programs across the nation.
In this moment, our university community has again found its strength in togetherness. Thank you for meeting this challenge with compassion, collaboration, and grace.
Due to the rapid spread of the disease, the University of La Verne Coronavirus Monitoring Committee and university administrators have recommended that we take enhanced measures to ensure the safety of our campus communities, support the effective operation of the university, and contribute to managing this global pandemic.
Jarrett, an advisor to President Obama, gave a talk and signed books in the university’s newly-opened Ludwick Center for Spirituality, Cultural Understanding, and Community Engagement as a fundraiser for YWCA of San Gabriel Valley.