Marilyn Thomsen

Enactus team gives back to the community

Enactus Team Helps Community Families in Need

Hundreds of families in the community received food and sanitizing supplies during drive-through pantry events held on October 6 and November 17. Members of the University of La Verne Enactus team joined with the Sowing Seeds for Life organization to staff the events.

Young woman working in biology lab and wearing blue gloves

University of La Verne Receives Grant Funds for Hispanic STEM Success

The University of La Verne has been selected to receive a Hispanic-Serving Institutions STEM Program grant by the U.S. Department of Education. The grant is in the amount of $999,901 for the first yearly budget period, which begins October 1. It is anticipated that the grant will be renewed for a total of five years. This is the second Title III grant that the University of La Verne has received.

Vaccine Ambassadors Booth with reporter and cameraman

Student “Vaccine Ambassadors” Do Outreach on Campus and Beyond

Eleven University of La Verne students spent their summer helping share accurate information about the importance of getting the COVID-19 vaccine. They were part of the Faith in the Vaccine program, operated by Interfaith Youth Core, a nonprofit organization.