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Pacific Oaks College Dean Named to National Leadership Fellowship

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 | 6:17 am

Dr. Jerell Hill, dean of the School of Education and Human Development at Pacific Oaks College in Pasadena, was recently named as an Impact Academy fellow by national non-profit organization, Deans for Impact.  Dr. Hill is one of 20 leaders in the education fi... More »


James Henderson Jr., 1952-2022

Monday, June 27, 2022 | 5:00 am

James B. Henderson Jr. “Jimmy” to family and “Jim” to friends was a loving father, papa, brother, uncle, cousin and friend born on June 15, 1952 in Los Angeles to Bernice Spencer-Henderson and James B. Henderson Sr. James was an active volunteer in his communi... More »


Caltech’s Scott Cushing Named Inaugural Malcom Prize Recipient

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 | 5:53 am

Scott Cushing, assistant professor of chemistry at Caltech, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Shirley M. Malcom Prize for Excellence in Mentoring. The prize, first established in 2021, was created to recognize and celebrate the important role mento... More »


Melva Newman, 1932-2022

Monday, June 20, 2022 | 5:53 am

Friends of Melva Newman, social worker, psychotherapist and professor of social work at Cal State LA, Cal Poly Pomona, Pepperdine, CSU Northridge, and Pacific Oaks College, will gather together in a Celebration of Life in her memory on Saturday, June 25, via Z... More »


Andrew Nguyen Named Rose Bowl Aquatics Center Head Swim Coach

Monday, June 6, 2022 | 2:02 pm

The Rose Bowl Aquatics Center (RBAC) announced Monday that Andrew Nguyen, a “rising young star in the profession and swimming community,” has been named its new Head Swim Coach. Nguyen will assume his new role at the RBAC in August. Nguyen comes to the RBAC fr... More »


Jens Weiden Selected As Rose Bowl Stadium New General Manager, CEO

Friday, May 27, 2022 | 1:16 pm

The Rose Bowl Operating Company’s Board of Directors has announced that Jens Weiden will become the new General Manager/Chief Executive Officer of the organization effective July 1, 2022, pending formal approval of the full Board of Directors in the coming wee... More »


Caltech Names Its Three Newest Distinguished Alumni

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 | 5:44 am

The Distinguished Alumni Award (DAA) is Caltech’s highest honor, presented each year to a small number of alumni in recognition of personal and professional accomplishments that have made a noteworthy impact in a field, on the community, or in society more bro... More »