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LaFetra College of Education Dean Kimberly White-Smith Elected to WestEd Board

Kimberly White-Smith, dean of the University of La Verne’s LaFetra College of Education, has been elected to serve on the board of directors for WestEd, a San Francisco-based education research and development agency. White-Smith joins a roster of public and private education leaders, including superintendents, state board of education members, and college presidents from across the […]

More than 650 Graduate in University of La Verne Winter Commencement

  More than 650 students from the University of La Verne’s College of Arts and Sciences, LaFetra College of Education, and College of Business and Public Management graduated during Winter Commencement ceremonies on Feb. 3. During a series of three ceremonies in the Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion, University of La Verne President Devorah Lieberman encouraged them to take […]

University of La Verne Celebrates Multicultural Graduation

More than 80 University of La Verne students from diverse backgrounds came together to celebrate completing bachelor’s and master’s degrees during the Multicultural Graduation Celebration on Jan. 27. The event gives students and their families an opportunity to mark the occasion in a cultural context. University of La Verne President Devorah Lieberman praised graduates for appreciating diversity […]

University of La Verne to Host Events on Student Equity, Neurodiversity

The LaFetra College of Education at the University of La Verne will present two social justice events in February – a conference on educational equity for grade school and college students and a film screening about people living with autism. The Center for Educational Equity and Intercultural Research (CEEIR) will hold “Building Bridges and Coalition: The […]

University of La Verne to Celebrate Winter Commencement on Feb. 3

About 600 students will celebrate their academic success at the University of La Verne’s 2018 Winter Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Feb. 3. All three ceremonies will be at the university’s Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion, 1950 Third St., La Verne. The university has cleared more than 900 students to graduate. Silva Katchiguian, an Armenian International Women’s Association […]

University of La Verne Launches New Degree Programs in IT, Psychology, Education, and Criminal Justice & Criminology

The University of La Verne has launched a wide range of new academic programs in the 2017-2018 academic year to meet the needs of students in the fields of education, technology, psychology, and criminal justice & criminology. The new programs expand the university’s already-comprehensive roster of undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral offerings at its historic La Verne campus, […]

Dr. Joel Fuhrman Visit at University of La Verne Attracts More than 200

More than 200 people crowded into the University of La Verne’s Abraham Campus Center on Oct. 26 to hear world-renowned nutritionist Dr. Joel Fuhrman discuss America’s addiction to unhealthy food, and how it is linked to learning disabilities, aggression, and disease. Fuhrman’s two-hour talk was organized by the university’s Center for Neurodiversity, Learning, and Wellness, and […]