What to Know About U.S. University Spring Admission

While most of his peers started university last fall, Saw Yan “James” Naung from Myanmar began attending San Jose State University in the spring 2018 semester. Naung delayed applying due to health reasons, but says the extra time ended up benefiting him in many ways. Similarly, at UCLA Extension, the continuing education division of the…

UCLA Extension Partnership Creates Educational Program for Underserved Community

Some adults said they want to continue their education because they want to successfully showcase why their skills and experience are useful to potential employers. UCLA Extension, an institution affiliated with UCLA that offers career and educational programs, partnered with PUENTE Learning Center, an organization that offers educational programs to adults and children in Los…

PEN Emerging Voices Fellowship Winner – Angela Sanchez

A little over a year ago, I found out about PEN America’s Emerging Voices Fellowship.  And I’ve had an AWESOME experience as a 2018 Fellow! My author mentor for the program has been Lilliam Rivera and the wraparound workshops (voice classes, UCLA Extension classes, etc.) has really helped to build out my skill set as a…

UCLA Extension Graduation Celebrates Lifelong Learners

Speaking before a packed Royce Hall at the UCLA Extension Certificate Graduation Ceremony, Frank Pearce, co-founder and chief product officer of leading video game company Blizzard Entertainment, recalled the time that he felt the identity of his company was in flux. – The  UCLA Newsroom, June 25, 2018 Read More Image Source: UCLA, Todd Cheney