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Educational Opportunities Fest 2012

Educational Opportunities Fest – 2012 will focus on the wide variety of educational opportunities that are available to you in the Greater Los Angeles Area:

  • Explore education and training opportunities that will enhance your career 
  • Develop strategies on how to accomplish your goals 
  • Discover degree and certificate programs you can pursue, as you work in entertainment
  • Learn about smart ways to finance your education 
  • Speak with representatives from area schools and colleges

12:00 – 12:45 pm | Registration and Networking Reception – Location: The James Cagney Room

1:00 – 2:00 pm | Keynote Address: Enhancing Your Career Through Further Education & Training 

2:15 – 3:30 pm | Career Panel:  Making Education Work For You  

  • Mark Pracher, Dean, Sponsored Programs & Resource Development at West Los Angeles College
  • Featuring a College Director of Financial Aid
  • Joanne Divito, Administrator for Los Angeles, Career Transition for Dancers, West
  • John Mattson, Director of The Actors Work Program at The Actors Fund, Panel Moderator

 2:00 – 5:00 pm | Education Fair – Location: Promenade of Museum Square Building – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

  • Representatives from the following Los Angeles area colleges and schools have been invited to discuss their certificate and degree programs, as well as financial aid that may be available.

West LA College | East LA College | City College of LA | College of the Canyons | Glendale College Pasadena City College | Santa Monica College |Cal State Dominguez Hills | Cal State LA | Cal State Long Beach
Cal State Northridge| LAUSD, Westside Education & Career Center | West Valley Occupational Center | AMDA
North Valley Occupational Center | Chapman College/Brandman University| Loyola Marymount University
St. Mary’s College – LEAP Program | Otis College of Art & Design| Antioch University | Occidental College
University of Southern California | Concorde Career College | American Film Institute | Encore Career Institute
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandizing | Columbia College of Hollywood | American Film Institute | ADA


Contact E-mail:
Museum Square Building
5757 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
United States