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Culver Studios Donates to Culver City Backpacks for Kids

Holiday donation will finance two weeks' worth of food supplies for program At The Culver Studios' recent community holiday party Hackman Capital CEO and President Michael Hackman got into the spirit...

 

Culver City Schools Open Despite Skirball Fire

The Culver City Unified School District announced this morning that all schools in the district are open. The Skirball Fire erupted early Wednesday morning above Bel Air filling the air on the...

 

Turning Point Robotics Team Earns Top Spot in Regional Qualifier

On Saturday, November 11 the Turning Point School "Green Tornadoes" took the top spot out of 25 teams from around the Los Angeles area who were competing for the chance to advance to the regional...

 

Culver Students Named to Biola University's Dean's List For Academic Excellence

Biola University has named approximately 1,500 students to the university's Dean's List for academic excellence. Biola students are placed on the Dean's List to honor those with a grade point average...

 

Public Invited to CCUSD Workshop

The Culver City Unified School District Board of Education will be holding a special workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 7 at the CCUSD District Boardroom to discuss air conditioning projects...

 

CULVER CITY TEACHER SHOT IN VEGAS MASSACRE

The Culver City Observer has learned that Farragut Elementary School Speech Teacher Kortney Spencer was one of the shooting victims in the Las Vegas massacre. Unconfirmed reports are that she took a...

 

Culver City High Graduate Lezcano Earns Dean's Award

Colgate University Class of 2020 member Abel Lezcano from Culver City has earned the spring 2017 Dean's Award for academic excellence. The Dean's Award at Colgate is awarded to students with a 3.3 or higher term average. Colgate University is a...

 

CCUSD Announces Appointment of Robert Quinn as New Assistant Superintendent of Business Services

CCUSD is proud to announce the appointment of Robert Quinn as the new Assistant Superintendent of Business Services. Robert Quinn currently serves as the Director of Information Technology for the...

 

Culver Native Mitchell Graduates from Ithaca College

Eric Mitchell, a native of Culver City, graduated Magna cum Laude from Ithaca College's School of Humanities and Sciences with a degree in Theatrical Production Arts. The degree was awarded in May....

 

Beer of Culver City Graduates from Hofstra

Martin Beer of Culver City graduated from Hofstra University in May, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Economics . Hofstra University is a nationally ranked private university just 25 miles from New York...

 

Mariko Rooks of Culver City Receives 10K College Scholarship

Mariko Rooks of Culver City High is one of 13 students from LA-area schools selected to receive a $10,000 college scholarship as a 2017 Milken Scholars program recipient. The Milken Scholars program p...

 

Culver Resident Wacker Makes the Deans' List

Culver City resident and Azusa Pacific University student Amber Wacker has made the academic Deans' List at APU. A Graphic Design Major, Wacker is honored for a spring semester 2017 academic standing...

 

Karina Baker Of Culver City Makes The Dean's List

Karina Baker of Culver City, who is studying public policy, made the Dean's List for the 2017 spring semester at Rochester Institute of Technology. Degree-seeking undergraduate students are eligible...

 

Ed Foundation Director to Retire

Ed Foundation Director to Retire The Board of Directors of the Culver City Education Foundation, the lead private organization that has raised money to better Culver City Schools, made the following...

 

Culver City's Pang Graduates from Carleton College

Jeremy Pang of Culver City graduated with a BA in Mathematics/Statistics from Carleton College at its 143rd Commencement exercises on Saturday, June 10. Pang is the child of Stanley and Edita Pang of...

 

Seeberger Named To Dean's List

Kent Seeberger, a native of Culver City, has been named to the University of Iowa's Dean's List for the 2017 spring semester. Undergraduate students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the...

 

Culver's Kayla White Inducted Into Phi Kappa Phi

Kayla White of Culver City was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. White was initiated at USC. White is among approximately 30,000 students,...

 

Culver City Native Griffin Deary Wins Academic Prize

Wesleyan University student Griffin Deary of Culver City (formerly of Brentwood School) was recognized this spring with the Horgan Prize. Established by the Department of English in honor of Paul Horgan, professor emeritus and writer-in-residence,...

 

Schnider Named to Emerson College Dean's List

Emily Schnider, a resident of Culver City, has been named to the Emerson College Dean's List for the Spring 2017 semester. Schnider is majoring in Writing, Lit and Publishing. The requirement to make Emerson's Dean's List is a grade point average of...

 
 By Carole Bell    News    May 11, 2017

$20,000 In 20 Minutes! - Sparkling Gala at Culver Studios

It was a true cliffhanger at Culver Studios: rain and cold threatened to doom a spectacular effort of verve by CCEF, Culver City's non-profit dedicated to helping students in Culver City. Could the la...

 

Tribute to the Stars

By Mailee Johnson, fifth grader at Linwood E. Howe, and KidScoop Media Scooper. Our schools are very important, they provide an education that helps all the children get inspired for the future....

 

Culver Studios Carnival

On April 29 Culver Studios had its first spring carnival. It was open to the public for a $5 admission fee. All profits from ticket sales went to the Culver City Backpacks For Kids Program, which provides children and their families with a backpack...

 
 News    May 4, 2017

Food Drive Nets Record Donation of Food, Gift Cards and Monetary Donations for Backpacks for Kids Program

Working closely with the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, volunteers for the Backpacks for Kids program netted more than $7,600 in food, gift card and monetary donations during their weekend food drive at the Pavilions at 11030 Jefferson Boulevard in...

 
 News    May 4, 2017

Culver City High Wins A GRAMMY® Signature Schools Enterprise Award

The GRAMMY Museum® announces that Culver City High and six other economically underserved across the United States have been selected as GRAMMY® Signature Schools Enterprise Award recipients for 2017 and have been awarded cash grants totaling up to...

 
 News    May 4, 2017

Creativity Conference At WLAC Features TED Speaker, Disney Animation Sr. VP, Best-Selling Author & Space X Manager

A TED speaker and national best-selling author, Walt Disney Animation senior vice president, SpaceX manager, virtual reality innovator, and music composer for film / television / art will be among the distinguished speakers at WESTTalks – The Creat...

 

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