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  • By Peter Horton On an afternoon in the middle of October, as temperatures neared the triple digits, a small group of students met at the track at West Adams high school. While the rest of the school was rushing to get into the shade or......

  • Choosing which college to attend is a big decision – and one that is best made with considerable planning and thought. Students at Manual Arts and West Adams Prep High School got a chance to learn about over 50 universities without leaving their school campus.......

  • By Peter Horton Step inside Manual Arts High School, turn left, follow the long corridor past the office, past the science building, turn right when you hear the sound of music, and you’ll arrive at Mr. Romeo Vera’s band classroom. Vera is an engaging and......

  • The Intern Project – Summer pairs deserving high school students with high-value, paid internships in entertainment, finance, media, healthcare, and more. Mary and Raimundo both were placed at Fullscreen Entertainment this past summer through The Intern Project, and they became fast friends. Here, they talk......


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