Pico Promise Helps Local Youth Aim Higher
Twelve years ago, Gabriela Corona was a Samohi senior who made $7 an hour working in the stock room of Fred Segal. Arnold Cortez’s immigrant parents fully supported his decision to go to college, but couldn’t show him the ropes. Santa Monica College’s Pico Promise program transformed Gabriela’s life, and, in a poetic twist, she came back to help others—Arnold included.
SMC Bragging Rights
From China to Utah, and Vienna to West Hollywood—these employees showed off their SMC pride. Plus, a photojournalism professor captures the Mojave Desert, and a police officer wins in bowling. Read More