Demystifying the Music Biz with Dina LaPolt

When she cuts deals for her celebrity clients, Los Angeles music attorney Dina LaPolt may be all about the money, but when it comes to her payment for teaching the UCLA Extension course “Legal and Practical Aspects of the Music Business,” the tough-talking lawyer turns into a softie. LaPolt donates her entire UCLA paycheck to…

UCLA Extension Salutes 12 for Excellence in Instruction, Leadership & Extraordinary Mentoring in Continuing Education

 Award Recognizes Expert Professionals in Industries Ranging from the Arts to Business to Education to Engineering and Humanities UCLA Extension announced today honors for 12 instructors who give exemplary service in teaching, leadership and mentoring. This dedicated group of industry experts will be acknowledged at the Ninth Annual Distinguished Instructor Awards on Tuesday, May 26,…

Instructor Receives Fulbright Specialists Award

Dr. James W. Adams, Instructor at UCLA Extension, has been selected for a Fulbright Specialists Project in Namibia at the High Court of Namibia during Winter/Spring 2015, according to the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Dr. Adams will conduct training programs in negotiation, mediation and alternative dispute…

UCLA Extension Honors 12 for Exemplary Instruction, Leadership and Mentoring in Continuing Education

Distinguished Award Recognizes Working Professionals in Fields From Finance to Engineering, from Education to Project Management UCLA Extension today honored 12 instructors for outstanding dedication and excellence in providing professional continuing education and mentorship at one of the nation’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive institutions. The Distinguished Instructor Awards were presented to working professionals who inspire…

UCLA Extension Honors 18 for Exemplary Instruction, Leadership and Mentoring in Continuing Education

Distinguished Award Recognizes Working Professionals in Fields from Legal to Engineering to Education and Financial Management LOS ANGELES — UCLA Extension today honored 18 instructors for outstanding dedication and excellence in providing professional continuing education and mentorship at one of the nation’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive institutions. The Eighth Distinguished Instructor Awards were presented to…

UCLA Extension Honors 14 Instructors for Exemplary Instruction, Leadership and Exceptional Mentoring in Continuing Education

Distinguished Award Recognizes Working Professionals in Fields from Education, Counseling, Film Production, Visual Arts to Technical Management LOS ANGELES — UCLA Extension today honored 14 instructors for teaching with exemplary dedication and consistent excellence, for developing real-world curricula and for mentoring working adults and international students who seek continued professional education from one of the…