At 100 Years Old, UCLA Extension Hits New Growth Spurt

For Darrell Brown, who grew up in the sometimes turbulent neighborhood of South Los Angeles, receiving his certification in bank management from UCLA Extension was a game changer. Now a senior vice president at U.S. Bank, he’s a member of UCLA Extension’s Board of Advisors, a group that Extension Dean Wayne Smutz has mobilized to bring…

The Bernard Osher Foundation $1 Million Gift to UCLA Extension

The Bernard Osher Foundation has awarded a second $1 million gift to UCLA Extension to continue funding the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UCLA. Founded in 2004, the institute offers 125 courses on a diverse array of topics to adults 50 and older. “We applaud the university’s leadership for its steadfast support of the institute…