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UC President Janet Napolitano To Receive 2016 Innovation Award at UCLA Extension Restaurant Industry Conference

20th Annual Conference to be held April 26 at UCLA UCLA Extension will host the 20th Annual UCLA Extension Restaurant Industry Conference on Tuesday, April 26, at UCLA Covel Commons. The all-day conference will focus on the state of the hospitality industry, trends, leadership, strategy influence, and operational excellence in the restaurant industry. Janet Napolitano, […]

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Wayne Smutz, Dean, Continuing Education & UCLA Extension

Dean is New President-elect of University Professional Assn

Wayne Smutz, dean of continuing education and UCLA Extension, has been named president-elect of the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA). His new position became official on April 9 at the association’s annual conference in San Diego. The association serves more than 400 institutions, including most major public and private colleges and universities in […]

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Frank Pearce

Frank Pearce, Chief Development Officer at Blizzard Entertainment, to Deliver Keynote at Technical Management Program

UCLA Extension announces Frank Pearce, Chief Development Officer of Blizzard Entertainment, will deliver the keynote address at the Technical Management Program (TMP), March 20-25, 2016, Covel Commons, UCLA Campus. This is the 60th year of the program, which gathers technical professionals from multiple industries for dynamic sessions on strategy, project management, and leadership. Pearce co-founded […]

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Jeffrey Daniels Elevated by AIA to College of Fellows

Jeffrey Daniels Elevated by American Institute of Architects to College of Fellows

High Honor Marks Career Milestone for Gehry Trained Architect Jeffrey Daniels, Architect and Program Director of Architecture and Interior Design at UCLA Extension, has been elevated to the prestigious College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). The Fellows distinction recognizes the achievements of the architect as an individual, but also elevates before […]

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The Cultural Lens in Psychotherapy

The Cultural Lens in Psychotherapy: Identity, Power and Context

Distinguished Researchers and Clinicians Explore Impact of Culture in Psychotherapy March 4-6, 2016, UCLA Ackerman Grand Ballroom UCLA Extension and Lifespan Learning Institute present “The Cultural Lens in Psychotherapy: Identity, Empowerment and Context,” at the Annual Interpersonal Neurobiology Conference, March 4-6, 2016. Distinguished researchers and clinicians present new findings in neuroscience as mental health professionals […]

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Dr. Lucy Jones is a seismologist with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and a Visiting Research Associate at the Seismological Laboratory of Caltech.

Seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones is Keynote at Land Use Law & Planning Conference

30th Anniversary Conference Hosted by UCLA Extension Friday, January 22, 2016 Dr. Lucy Jones, Science Advisor for Risk Reduction at the U.S. Geological Survey, is the keynote speaker at UCLA Extension’s 30th Anniversary Land Use Law & Planning Conference on Friday, January 22, 2016 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel. Dr. Jones is one of the […]

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