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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 9, 1993 | KURT PITZER
The city of Los Angeles has awarded Pierce College $186,000 for a program to encourage students and recent dropouts to stay in high school and teach them skills they will need once they graduate. The 40 teen-agers who participate in the one-year program, funded by the city's Community Development Department, will attend regular high school classes in the mornings and spend three hours every afternoon at Pierce, starting in the fall.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 18, 1999 | FRED ALVAREZ
Hoping to better prepare high school students for college, Cal State Channel Islands will expand a campaign to provide math and English assistance to university-bound youngsters in the Oxnard High School District. Thanks to a $25,000 grant by the Ventura County Community Foundation, university officials will help 300 juniors at Oxnard-area high schools sharpen the basic skills they will need for university admission.
NEWS
August 12, 1993
A competition for arts scholarships will be sponsored for South County high school students this fall by the Dana Point Coastal Arts Council. The competition, which covers literary, performing and visual arts, is open to students between 14 and 19 who attend any high school in Dana Point, Laguna Niguel, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano or Mission Viejo. The scholarships will be made available through a grant from Target stores and other local businesses.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 15, 1988
Twelve South Bay high school students are among 2,800 winners of college-sponsored Merit Scholarships. The winners were chosen from among Merit Program finalists who reported plans to attend the sponsor college. Officials of each institution selected recipients and determined their stipend amounts. Each of the young men and women will receive between $1,000 and $8,000 over the four years of undergraduate study at the sponsoring college or university.
NEWS
May 3, 1992
Two San Gabriel High School seniors, Lucia Pujol and Cami Mesa, are among 24 California students recognized by the California Assn. of Peer Programs for service to their school and community. Both are in their third year of peer counseling training at the school and both have served at the YWCA Rape Crisis Center in Pasadena and on the mental health unit at San Gabriel Valley Medical Center in San Gabriel.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 21, 1997 | GEOFF BOUCHER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two Huntington Beach High School students were praised Thursday after they helped rescue a 50-year-old surfer who collapsed on the beach in the grip of cardiac arrest. The students, Jenny Moeller and Keith Black, both 15, spotted the man face down in the surf and pulled him to safety before flagging down a lifeguard on patrol, according to Battalion Chief Chuck Reynolds of the Huntington Beach Fire Department.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 18, 1997 | KIMBERLY BROWER
A group of Capistrano Valley High School students Thursday learned what life is really like in the business world during the fifth annual Youth in Business Day. About 31 businesses in South County opened their doors to 46 career-oriented students for a day of professional exploration and enlightenment. The students, who ranged from freshmen to seniors, asked questions and made new friends as they shadowed professionals in a variety of fields, from law enforcement to photography and medicine.
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