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By Ben Trefny, News Director, KALW Public Radio They did it! We celebrated the graduation of the Audio Academy class of 2017 with an event at the Sunnyside Conservatory near the station. It was a beautiful space, and a wonderful event, with many emotional and meaningful speeches that deeply moved me. Reveal‘s Al Letson gave a terrific keynote address about the importance of journalism about and for all people, the Kitchen Sisters‘ Davia Nelson and 99% Invisible‘s Avery Trufelman spent the evening with us, as did three...read more
By Adrian Parra, Alpha Parent Center Instructor As a way to learn and use English, here is an Alpha Parent Center ESL student presenting a PowerPoint describing her home town of Mexico City. Check it out. MyHomeTown From ACE: Congratulations graduates! On Friday, June 9, this year’s class of Alpha Parent Center students graduated. Each Spanish-language student received a certificate for completing the English class, and many look forward to continuing their studies. ACE sends its congratulations to all Alpha Parent Center students,...read more
By Kyle Halle-Erby, Span Program Manager, San Francisco International High School The Latino Services Network awarded the ACE Scholarships to two San Francisco International High School (SFIHS) students on Friday at the Voices of Immigrants Demonstrating Achievement (VIDA) graduation. VIDA is the first student-lead, undocumented student advocacy and resource group on a college campus in California. Each year, they hold a special graduation ceremony for undocumented students and their closest allies who are completing degrees at City College...read more