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 News    January 28, 2016

Kourtney Wright Receives Degree from Georgia Tech

Kourtney Wright of Culver City has earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. Wright was among approximately 2,400 undergraduate students...

 
 News    January 28, 2016

Prostart Culinary Arts Students Tour Tito's Tacos

Tito's Tacos recently hosted a group of over 30 middle and upper school Culinary Arts Students who are developing the hands-on skills to become gainfully employed in the ever-changing restaurant...

 
 News    January 21, 2016

Culver Casino Night Is Approaching

The Culver City High Booster Club Casino Night is just two months away. On Saturday evening, March 19, Vets Auditorium will be turned into a virtual casino with table games, raffles and an amazing sil...

 
 News    January 7, 2016

Open House At WLA College Jan 12

People who have been considering starting or returning to college for a while often enroll during the Spring semester as part of their New Year's resolutions. University freshmen who left their campus...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    December 10, 2015

School Board Welcomes New Members

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Anne Allaire Burke and Kelly Kent, the two newly-elected members of the Culver City Board of Education, were sworn in at the Board's December 8 meeting, which...

 
 News    November 12, 2015

Culver Students Named to Biola University's Dean's List

Biola University named 1,566 students to the Dean's List for the Spring of 2015. The following Culver City residents received the award: Brittney Dilk, Nataleigh Maia, Camila Matus, Lauren Tang and Taylor Rapinchuk. Biola students are placed on the...

 
 News    November 12, 2015

WLAC Gallery Features Acclaimed Artists

On Thursday, October 29, the West Los Angeles College Fine Arts Gallery hosted an opening reception show casing the works of current and past instructors. Unlike the old adage of “those who can’t do teach,” West faculty have included world...

 
 News    November 12, 2015

Flu Vaccines Run Short

The Flu Vaccine ran short on Friday at Farragut Elementary School posing the question if there will be a wider shortage this winter are if this was an isolated incident. CCUSD Nurse Dianna Castro announced on Friday that the shots will still be...

 
 News    November 12, 2015

Children Learn the Art of Giving

Preschool students from My Friends Montessori Preschool in Culver City pack shoeboxes to be sent for Christmas to children orphans and refuges affected by war and natural disasters around the world....

 
 News    November 5, 2015

CCHS Student Athletes To Help Those Developmentally Disabled

For CCHS soccer players, the focus is competing and winning at every turn. This year, they’re learning about the importance of giving back and helping developmentally disabled athletes succeed as part of the Prime Time Games program. Created in...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    October 22, 2015

Students Raise Interesting Issues At Candidates Forum

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The second Culver City School Board's candidates' forum on October 14 had quite a different tone from the first one. It seemed a lot simpler to understand and...

 
 News    October 22, 2015

Kelsey Harrold Makes the Deans' List

Culver City resident and Azusa Pacific University student Kelsey Harrold has made the academic Deans' List at Azusa Pacific University. Harrold is honored for a spring semester 2015 academic standing...

 
 News    October 22, 2015

CCEF Gave CCUSD $401,472 in 2014-15

At a recent school board meeting CCEF Executive Director Leslie Adler announced that in the 2014-15 school year CCEF gave $401,472 for innovative programs, equipment and support to our CCUSD schools....

 
 News    October 22, 2015

Keep Our Students moving Full STEAM Ahead!

In 2015-16 CCEF not only needs to raise the funds necessary to continue the programs it has been supporting, like GrowingGreat Gardens, Symphonic Jazz Orchestra programs, Front & Center Theater...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    October 8, 2015

School Board Candidates Vie In New Format

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The League of Women Voters tried "an experiment" in format at their October 1 Candidates Forum for Culver City's School Board. The result: a rapid-paced forum...

 
 News    October 8, 2015

Culver's Arielle Singer to Serve As Union College Leader

Arielle Singer of Culver City will serve as the house co-chair of Wold House, which is part of Union College's Minerva House system. Union's Minerva House system is a unique way of blending academic, social and residential interests. All students...

 
 News    October 1, 2015

West LA College Has New Way to Serve Students

West Los Angeles College and the University of West Los Angeles (UWLA) signed a formal partnership agreement on Friday, September 18. WLAC is a community college offering paths to university...

 
 News    October 1, 2015

CCEF helps CCHS Green Thumbs Renovate Garden

Last spring CCEF helped the Culver City High School Green Thumbs Club obtain a grant for $5,500 from the Richard B. Seigal Foundation. The grant made it possible for the Green Thumbs to put an...

 
 News    October 1, 2015

Keep Our Students Moving Full STEAM Ahead

Have you noticed the Full STEAM Ahead! signs popping up in your neighborhood? They’re declaring support for the programs and equipment CCEF brings to our schools. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics and gives a...

 
 News    October 1, 2015

You're Invited to SIP for Our Schools on October 17

Have fun while supporting CCUSD students at CCEF's annual SIP for Our Schools fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 17 from 7 pm until 10 pm. Guests will have the opportunity to taste fine wines or craft...

 
 News    September 24, 2015

Bidding For Good For The Sandy Segal Youth Health Center

Here is a way for all of us to obtain some great bargains planning for the holidays and help the Friends of the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center in their fundraising efforts. Log on to Bidding For Good which is an online auction site for nonprofit...

 
 News    September 24, 2015

WLA College To Open New Veterans Services Center

Thanks to a donation from the Sereney Family Trust and in partnership with Serene Haven, West Los Angeles College Student Services Division will house a new veterans services center next year. Serene...

 
 News    September 17, 2015

Culver City Class Celebrates 30 Years of Training In Ancient Martial Art

This fall students of the Chinese martial arts celebrate 30 years of Tuesday Tai Chi at Vet's Auditorium in Culver City. For most of those 30 years the class has been meeting in the Garden Room at Vet's to practice Tai Chi's signature form, known to...

 
 News    September 17, 2015

Kent Invites Community To School Board Campaign Launch

Kelly A. Kent, Ph.D., will kick-off her campaign for CCUSD School Board on Sunday, September 20, 4 pm to 7 at the home of Amy Thiel and Patrick Meighan, 4174 Higuera Street, in Culver City’s Rancho Higuera neighborhood. Kelly Kent is running for on...

 
 News    August 27, 2015

Antioch University Los Angeles Welcomes Kathy Mackinnon

Culver City based Antioch University Los Angeles (AULA) welcomes new member Kathy Mackinnon to its board of trustees. A longtime, successful creative life coach and presenter with an office in Los Angeles and international clientele, Mackinnon will...

 

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