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Freedom Festival Flyer

LACC’s First Freedom Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                              CONTACT:   Shaena Engle Manager, Public Relations engles@lacitycollege.edu 323.953.4000 ext. 2244 Cell: 213.200.4728   FIRST ANNUAL FREEDOM FESTIVAL AT LOS ANGELES CITY COLLEGE On Thursday, September 28, and Friday, September 29, Los Angeles City College will be hosting their first Freedom Festival. The event will highlight the role of the arts and education in helping to reintegrate formerly incarcerated people back into society. Additionally, the festival will bring awareness to the need for basic human rights, social...

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LACCF Scholarships

Fall Scholarships are available!

Los Angeles City College Foundation provides scholarships and opportunities to LACC students so that they continue to excel in their educational careers. All scholarships and opportunities are provided by the generosity of independent donors, LACC alumni and the campus community (and therefore vary in amounts, due dates and eligibility requirements). To consolidate the application process and to match students with more opportunities, the Foundation has moved to an online application process. The LACC Foundation scholarship application will be OPEN for...

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Star Studded Advisory Board for Rodney Dangerfield Institute

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT:   Shaena Engle Manager, Public Relations engles@lacitycollege.edu 323.953.4000 ext. 2244 Cell: 213.200.4728   LOS ANGELES CITY COLLEGE ESTABLISHES STAR STUDDED ADVISORY BOARD FOR NEW RODNEY DANGERFIELD INSTITUTE Bob Saget, Jay Leno, Brad Garrett and other celebrities and industry leaders join together to raise funds in honor of late comedian (Monday, August 28, 2017 ) –  Los Angeles City College (LACC) announced today the creation of an advisory board for their Rodney Dangerfield Institute (RDI) LACC...

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Fall 2017 Scholarships are here!

Los Angeles City College Foundation provides scholarships and opportunities to LACC students so that they continue to excel in their educational careers. All scholarships and opportunities are provided by the generosity of independent donors, LACC alumni and the campus community (and therefore vary in amounts, due dates and eligibility requirements). To consolidate the application process and to match students with more opportunities, the Foundation has moved to an online application process. The LACC Foundation scholarship application will be OPEN for...

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Rodney Dangerfield gets his respect at LACC

  Get tickets to a live reading of Back to School with Brad Garrett at the Rodney Dangerfield Institute. 🎟: http://bit.ly/2fjCY8K  

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Rodney Dangerfield is back to school at LACC

Get your tickets now at http://donate.laccfoundation.org/backtoschool for the live stage reading of Rodney Dangerfield’s hit movie Back to School starring Brad Garrett, Michael Bolton and Paul Rodriguez. Q & A with members of the original film cast!! September 6, 7 pm at LACC!!! Back to School: Live Staged Reading on September 6, 2017 The schedule for the evening is as follows: 7:00pm: Stage Reading Performance 8:30pm: Q&A with actors from the original film and the stage reading 9:15pm: VIP...

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LACC Foundation Scholarships & Awards Ceremony

LACC Foundation held its 2017 Scholarships & Awards Ceremony yesterday at the El Camino Theater. We are proud to say that 312 scholarships were awarded with a value over $200,000. Combined with funds provided in the Fall, the Foundation has given over 1100 awards and scholarships with a value of over $560,000, to dedicated students during the 2016-2017 academic year!! Thank you to our scholarship donors for the generosity in supporting the dedicated and deserving LACC students. Without your...

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First Lady of Los Angeles at LACC

  On May 17 2017, the John Burton Advocates For Youth (JBAY) Graduation Celebration was held at LACC to acknowledge and celebrate current and former youth who have earned an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree, or have completed a certificate program during the 2016-17 school year. In light of her personal experiences with foster care, the First Lady of Los Angeles Amy Wakefield was invited to be a guest speaker.

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LACC to Hollywood: Director Tamra Davis

LACC alumna Tamra Davis visited the campus and reunited with her previous professors, Dr. Thomas Stemple and Vaughn Obern. Together, they offered great advice to our current Cinema/TV students about film making and how LACC’s film school helped her succeed as a female director.

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Artist Talk: Kerry James Marshall

  Kerry James Marshall is back at his alma mater!  On March 29th. the remarkable painter held an “Artist Talk”  inside the Herb & Lani Alpert Recital Hall– a memorable moment at Los Angeles City College. “I came to LACC to do my two years of study partly because it was a legendary place….Some of the best teachers in the world taught me at LACC…really consolidated what it meant to make things, be productive and to be knowledgeable of...

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