News Archives March 2020
Thousands of students have signed petitions requesting partial refunds, academic accommodations and a pass/fail grading option in response to challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Effective Thursday, March 19 at 11:59 p.m. residents in California are required to stay inside their homes to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to L.A.'s coronavirus website.
As COVID-19 reaches pandemic status, the University has moved to online classes for the duration of the semester. Students living on campus have been asked to move out by March 22, but were able to file petitions to remain on campus.
In a message sent out by the Office of the Provost at 9:45 p.m. Pacific Standard Time, the Executive Vice President announced that there will be no classes taking place the week of March 16 — the original date for the start of instruction.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all LMU classes will take place through online instruction for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester, according to an email sent out to the LMU community by President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D. Additionally, the email says that on-campus housing will be close…
As the University is currently on spring break, which began March 9, many students have traveled within and outside of the United States. President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D., announced that classes will take place online between March 16-31, while campus will remain "open and operational," a…
6:37 p.m.: From March 16-31, LMU classes will take place online while campus will remain "open and operational," according to a message from the president.
A demonstration against the University’s investment in fossil fuel companies was held on Wednesday, March 4. It was put on by Divest LMU, a student coalition formed by the environmental club EcoStudents and ASLMU.
At the time of publication, the official California winner has not yet been reported, but Sen. Bernie Sanders is the presumptive winner. Many Californian votes will not be reported for a number of days, but as of Tuesday night, former Vice President Joe Biden was in second place and former M…
The Latinx Staff Association returns with plans to bridge the Latinx community at LMU and provide a voice to furloughed staff members.
In a letter from the Office of the President, the University announced its update on reopening plans for spring 2021.
Environmental organization Heal the Bay severed ties with the natural gas company due to concerns about their climate practices.