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Students Provide Free Tax Assistance 

For more than a decade, University of La Verne accounting students have provided free tax services to eligible taxpayers through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.

Left to right: Andrea Nicole Lopez Valdovinos and Isabella Jaffe designing curriculum for the UTK classroom.

University Partnership Recognized as Exemplary

The University of La Verne LaFetra College of Education and San Diego Unified School District partnership was recognized with the California Association of School-University Partnerships Exemplary School-University Partnership Award.

Devorah Lieberman with Senator Portantino

President Honored as Woman of Distinction

President Devorah Lieberman was one of 15 women recognized during the annual 25th Senate District’s Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony held earlier this week.

Sage Gathering Ceremony Honors Traditional Native Heritage

Around two times a year, between the spring and fall months, Tribal Elder Trevor Thomsen leads students, faculty, staff, and interested community members through a sage gathering and blessing experience where guests may leave with their own bundle of sage and a renewed understanding of the medicinal plant.

Professor Russell Muir holding athletic training educator award alongside students and faculty in a conference room.

Professor Wins Prestigious Athletic Training Educator Award

Professor Russell Muir was awarded the Athletic Training Educator Award during the 13th annual California Athletic Trainers’ Association (CATA) Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium in Sacramento, California over the weekend.

Senator Susan Rubio's Community Swearing In

Senator Rubio Sworn In On Campus

California Senator Susan Rubio (District 22), whose district boundaries now include the City of La Verne, celebrated re-election in a community swearing-in ceremony at the University of La Verne’s Morgan Auditorium Saturday, Feb. 18.   More than 200 supporters attended the event including Congresswoman Norma Torres, Lt. Governor Eleni Kounalakis, Senate Majority Whip Eloise Gómez Reyes, Assemblymember Blanca […]