Archive for October, 2014

By Gregory Van Zuyen, Photoshop instructor I love teaching at SMC Community Ed for many reasons, but particularly when I see how we can change students’ lives. Take, for instance, David Indacochea, who took all three of the Adobe design courses at Community Ed. During a classroom discussion on creativity, there was the mention of Gary Hustwit’s […]

You. On Stage. Comedy Store!

Posted: 14th October 2014 by Bruce Smith in Tips & Interests

By Alice Meyering How many times have people told you, “You’re so funny you should be a stand-up comic?” Well, now you can hone your talent and wit – and graduate at the famous Comedy Store in Hollywood! Students celebrating post show in front of the world famous Comedy Store on Sunset Strip. (Instructor and funny man […]

A Poem for Kazuko

Posted: 7th October 2014 by Alice Meyering in Campus Snippets, Creative Writing

Above work courtesy of Esther Escobar This week we have a special treat from one of our students, in the creative form of a poem, so apt, because it was her homage to our Japanese Calligraphy class here at Community Education.  Here is what Maxine said about what motivated her to take the class: “I […]