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 News    August 4, 2016

Culver's Karina Baker Makes Dean's List

Karina Baker of Culver City made the Dean's List at the Rochester Institute of Technology for the spring 2016 semester. Baker is studying applied arts and sciences. Degree-seeking undergraduate students are eligible for Dean's List if their term GPA...

 
 News    August 4, 2016

Culver's Lawrence Lau earns dean's list at Tufts

Tufts University recently announced the dean's list for the Spring 2016 semester. Among these students is Lawrence Lau of Culver City, class of 2018 Dean's list honors at Tufts University require a semester grade point average of 3.4 or greater....

 
 News    July 14, 2016

Culver Native Eric Mitchell Named To Dean's List

Eric Mitchell, a Theatrical Production Arts major from Culver City, has been named to the Dean's List in Ithaca College's School of Humanities and Sciences for the spring 2016 semester. From day one,...

 
 News    July 7, 2016

CCUSD Names Tracy Pumilia Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Mina Shiratori Principal of El Marino

The Culver City Unified School District Board of Education has announced that it has selected El Marino Language School Principal Tracy Pumilia to serve as the District’s Director of Curriculum and Instruction. The Board also announced that El...

 
 News    July 7, 2016

Culver's Rice receives University of Iowa degree.

Alexander Rice, a native of Culver City, received a MA-Psychological and Quantitative Foundations degree from the University of Iowa at the close of the spring 2016 semester...

 
 News    July 7, 2016

West L.A. College Fields Undergo Repairs

This summer West L.A. College will be refurbishing its track. This will result in the football field and track being closed for a number of weeks. Although the closure is expected to happen sooner rather than later, a specific date has not yet been...

 
 News    June 30, 2016

Culver City Unified Chooses Joshua Arnold As New Superintendent

After a comprehensive screening and interview process the Governing Board of the Culver City Unified School District has selected Joshua Arnold, Ed.D. as the sole finalist for the position of...

 
 News    June 30, 2016

Culver City Resident Receives Prestigious Fellowship

Culver City resident and Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management Assistant Professor of Economics Michael Olabisi, PhD, has been named a Carnegie African Diaspora Fellow. Dr. Olabisi will be one of 59 African-born scholars...

 
 News    June 30, 2016

Daniel Bonilla Named to Dean's List

Morrisville State College recently announced that Daniel Bonilla of Culver City was named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2016 semester. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must achieve an average of 3.0 to 3.99 for the semester and complete...

 
 News    June 16, 2016

Culver Residents Graduate From UCSD

The following students graduated from the University of San Diego on May 22. Alexa Argumedo of Culver City earned a bachelor's degree in Communication Studies. Argumedo graduated cum laude. Gabrielle...

 
 News    June 16, 2016

Culver Rotary Club Grants $54,000 To District Board of Education

Culver City Rotary Club and its Sister Club, Pune Pavrati Rotary Club in India, in collaboration and The Rotary International Foundation, has provided the Culver City Unified School District Board of...

 
 News    June 9, 2016

CCUSD Names Cassandra Ziskind Principal At El Rincon

The Culver City Unified School District Board of Education has announced that it has selected Lynwood Unified School District Principal Dr. Cassandra Ziskind to serve as Principal of El Rincon Elementary School, effective July 26. Ziskind has spent...

 
 News    May 26, 2016

Culver High's Chodosh Graduates from Macalester College

Lydia Houston Chodosh, the daughter of Joshua Chodosh and Perrin Pleninger of Los Angeles, , graduated from Macalester during the college's Commencement exercises on May 14. Chodosh received a...

 
 News    May 26, 2016

Drake Myers Grads from Berkeley,Heads to Teach in Baltimore

Drake D. Myers, a longtime Culver City resident and honors graduate from Culver City High in 2012, has received his Bachelor's Degree from UC Berkeley in the fast-growing field of Cognitive Sciences...

 
 News    May 19, 2016

Helen Penagraph of Culver City Graduates from Ohio Christian

Helen Penagraph has graduated from Ohio Christian University with a Master of Arts in Pastoral Care and Counseling. Ohio Christian University, founded in 1948, is one of the fastest growing...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

"The Audrey Stephens Safe Zone" at OCD

Audrey Stephens, Director of the Office of Child Development (OCD), is retiring at the end of this school year, after 32 years with CCUSD. To mark and remember her incredible influence on the OCD...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

Karina Baker of Culver City Wins International Scholarship

Karina Baker won the Gilman International Scholarship for the summer term. This program aims to diversify study abroad participants and awards up to $5,000 for undergraduates. Baker, of Culver City,...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

WLA College Takes Second Place

The Aviation Mechanics team from West Los Angeles College placed second in the School Category in the recent 2016 National Aerospace Maintenance Competition (AMC) in Dallas. This marks the third win...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

WLA College Offers Free Summer Enrichment Program

West Los Angeles College is offering great programs for children and youth this summer including a new Career Discovery Academy that is COMPLETELY FREE. The free Academy is for youth entering grades...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

CCUSD Hosts District-wide Earth Week Recycling Competition

By Shea Cunningham, CCSUD Sustainability Program Coordinator [Photos: (1) CCHS Food Waste Audit Team, (2) Recycled art event] In honor of Earth Day, all 10 of Culver City Unified School District's sch...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

Linwood E. Howe Benefits from Sony Volunteers

On April 15 more than 100 Sony Pictures Entertainment volunteers participated in Sony Global Volunteer Day, an annual event in which Sony employees around the world give back to their communities. Thi...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

District, Education Foundation Formalize

Though they have worked hand-in-glove for years, the Culver City Unified School District and the Culver City Education Foundation now have a new agreement that solidifies the relationship between the...

 
 News    April 21, 2016

CC Math Olympiads Tour JPL on Pie-day

A guided tour of Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) was specially arranged for the 46 Culver City mathletes who participated in this year's Linwood E. Howe Los Angeles Countywide 4th and 5th Grade Math...

 
 News    April 21, 2016

Culver Biochemistry Student Pursues Passion, Earns Scholarship

Ifeh Akano remembers the moment she decided to pursue her love of math and science. It was in her freshman year during a general chemistry for physical science and engineering course. "I just loved...

 
 News    April 21, 2016

Linwood E. Howe Elementary School Receives Gold Ribbon Designation

Linwood E. Howe Elementary School has been named a Gold Ribbon School by the California Department of Education. The Gold Ribbon Awards recognize California schools that have made gains in...

 

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