Veterans Day 2023 group photo in sneaky park in front of flags

Supporting Our Veterans in Celebration

On a bright fall morning on Thursday, November 9, community members gathered in front of Founders Hall for an honorary Veterans Day celebration to pay tribute to students, faculty, staff and other who have served in the military or are military connected.

In the News: September Media Mentions 

This month’s newsworthy University of La Verne accolades showcase our university’s latest updates and happenings for the month of September.

President Mahdavi speaking at a podium to a crowd in the Sacred Space

President Mahdavi Is Present in the Space Between

Amidst the hum of guests that filled the Sacred Space in the Ludwick Center, University of La Verne President Pardis Mahdavi stepped up to the podium. She was ready to unveil the details of her personal and professional journey during the inaugural session of the “What Matters to Me and Why?” community discussion series.   

In the News: August Media Mentions 

Roundup of University of La Verne media mentions showcasing the university’s accolades, research, major happenings, and expertise.

Convocation 2023 - student holding paws up shirt in front of Tents for Convocation ceremony

Convocation Ceremony Rings In New Academic Year

Students, faculty, and staff gathered outside the Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion (SSAP) on Wednesday, August 23 to celebrate the beginning of the fall semester together at Convocation. This is the first time University of La Verne President Pardis Mahdavi addressed the community at-large. 

President Mahdavi with students and guests during Living and Learning Communities event weekend lunch

New Living and Learning Communities Enhance Students’ Belonging

As a new housing feature this year, the Center for Multicultural Services has implemented the Black and Latinx Living and Learning Communities on campus to encourage inclusivity and community building for new and continuing students of color.