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LACC 2014 Commencement (13 of 20)

Henry Walton: Hate Cannot Stand in the Face of Truth

“I have been awarded a better life through educational opportunity, and for that I thank LACC and the Los Angeles Community College District.” On Thursday, June 12th Los Angeles City College proudly awarded alumnus and current student, Henry Walton, with an A.A. degree. Henry’s connection with LACC began 56 years ago in 1958, when he decided to take a photography course. From his home in South Central he took the ‘V’ car to get to LACC, which in his...

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LACC 2014 Commencement (3 of 20)

Congratulations Class of 2014!

Whether you are heading off to a four-year college or university or launching your career, you have earned the right to call yourself a LACC alumnus. So now what? Join the LACC Alumni Association! Join an exclusive network of thousands who have traveled in your shoes and have become successful. Connect with other alumni, register for upcoming events and access your alumni benefits. You can get great discounts and message your classmates!

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2014-06-09 Collegian Times (Camera)-1

Collegian Wins the Oscar of Magazine Publications

Congratulations to LACC’s Media Arts/Journalism department! The Western Publishing Association (WPA) awarded the Collegian Times’ Esther Williams Virtuosity edition the “Maggie Award” for the best print publication in the student category. This award is the most prestigious one to date. It is considered the Oscar of magazine publications. One of WPA’s primary objectives of the Maggies is to promote the pursuit of excellence among publishing & media professionals. In addition to the actual award, the department received a certificate...

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2014-05-27 John Niroula Math Recognition

Student Sets LA City College Transfer Record

LOS ANGELES – John Niroula, LA City College student and one of five initial recipients of LACC Foundation’s President’s Scholar Award, is the first currently enrolled full-time student in LACC’s history to be accepted as a transfer student to California Institute of Technology. Based upon his extraordinary academic success, John has also been accepted to Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Yale University. The President’s Scholar Award provides full support to outstanding graduating high school students who commit to attend...

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2014 Scholarships & Awards Ceremony-39

2014 Scholarships & Awards Ceremony

LACC Foundation congratulates scholarship recipients at its Scholarships & Awards Ceremony, held on Thursday, May 15, 2014.

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2014-04-21 John Niroula Scholarship

John Niroula Awarded Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

John Niroula, LACC student and one of five initial recipients of Los Angeles City College Foundation’s President’s Scholar Award, was recently awarded a Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship — one of only 85 scholarships awarded to transfer students in the country this year. John is the first recipient at Los Angeles City College since the scholarship was established in 1987. John was given a surprise reception by the LACC Foundation and LACC administrators, faculty and staff to...

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2013-09-09 President's Scholars II

President’s Scholar Award

Los Angeles City College Announces Creation of the President’s Scholar Award LOS ANGELES — In recognition of Ms. Reneé D. Martinez’ permanent appointment as President of Los Angeles City College (LACC), LACC has created the President’s Scholar Award — a scholarship designed to provide full support to outstanding graduating high school students who commit to attend LACC for two years, in order to graduate and/or transfer to a four-year college or university. Earning the designation of President’s Scholar is...

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