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

REACH Program Inspires Students  

The University of La Verne’s REACH/Fleischer program continues to make a significant impact, empowering students to pursue higher education and entrepreneurial endeavors with confidence.  

Exploring Global Conservation

Biology students take transformative journey, exploring forest conservation and contributing to solutions.

Leading Dyslexia Accreditation

The University of La Verne’s Dyslexia Teacher Training Professional Certificate Program recently achieved accreditation from the International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council.

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.