Voice, the magazine of the University of La Verne

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Current Issue: Winter 2023

The University of La Verne is entering a new era under the leadership of Dr. Pardis Mahdavi, who became our 19th President on August 15, 2023. In this issue of Voice, meet our new leader and learn more about the vision for the future, as well as join us in celebrating our transformational student experiences, leadership, and alumni.

Stories from this issue:

Mahdavi’s Mission

President Pardis Mahdavi shares how her experiences with exclusion shaped her identity and personal mission, empowered her to bridge transformative opportunities for others, fueling her commitment to education and providing focus for university work ahead.

Cover of Voice Magazine: Mahdavi’s Mission

News from La Verne

In Memoriam: Terrence “Terry” E. Deal 

The University is mourning the loss of Terrance “Terry” E. Deal, renowned leadership expert, celebrated author, and beloved alumnus known, who passed June 4. He was 84.

Graduates Transforming Law Enforcement

Beverly Hills Police Department Lieutenant Jesse Perez and Captain Giovanni Trejo are hoping to reshape the future of law enforcement through innovative research.