Martin Cooper to Serve as UCLA Film Archive Chairman

Cooper, founder of Cooper Communications in Encino, will head the board working with archive staff on promoting the archive in the community and exploring means of expanding its financial stability. – San Fernando Valley Business Journal, May 6, 2019   Read More Image Source: Photo courtesy of UCLA Extension

Architectural Colorist and Artist Betty Merken Creates Custom Hues

“I taught a weekend seminar through the Architecture and Interior Design program at UCLA Extension, and at least half of the participants were architects,” she says. “I didn’t realize how underserved design education for color was. One architect said, ‘The only color class I ever got was the color wheel. There was no connection to…

At UC-Berkeley’s Student Union, Social Justice is Served

As executive director of the ASUC Student Union on campus at the University of California at Berkeley, Ansel and his team have brought in four restaurant concepts born at La Cocina in San Francisco, a business incubator that cultivates low-income food entrepreneurs, as well as a specialty coffee company that provides job training and employment…