Filmmaking Workshop

Write and make a short film in four classes! Taught by film experts from TILT and a professional writer from WritersCorps, this free workshop is for ages 12 to 19. Workshops take place Wednesdays in January starting January 9th, from 4 to 6 pm. Videos from the workshop will premiere in April at the Poetry Projection Project, a… Read More

MLK Day of Service

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, The Center for Civic Engagement will be hosting a day of service for LWHS students on Monday, January 21, 2013. The Center will be partnering with LWHS Clubs, Bringing Lunch to the Tenderloin (BLT) and Facing AIDS, to work with community organizations from 9am-Noon* on 1/21/13. Snacks will… Read More


We estimate that over 200 students will be joining us on Saturday mornings. Come help us wrangle our runners, and get these kids back on Oakland’s streets! It’s hard to believe that the first RBO run is less than one month away now! Our half marathon and marathon relay runners meet for the first time… Read More

Marine Science Internship

Love the ocean and the outdoors? Do you have an interest in studying wild and diverse ecosystems? Do you dream of one day working as a Marine Biologist? Get ready for the summer adventure of a lifetime! The Marine Science Consortium is excited to offer a Coastal Education and Leadership Program for rising High School… Read More

Career Night!

Students are invited to meet with a panel of passionate and enthusiastic professionals in specific fields. Panelists will talk about their career paths and answer students’ questions. Students will also have an opportunity to speak one-on-one with the professionals. Career Night #1 – Technology and Engineering Thursday, December 13, 2012 2245 Post Street, 6:00 –… Read More

Arthritis Foundation Internship

The Arthritis Foundation is now accepting applications for our 2013 Summer Science Internship Program.  This program places 12 outstanding students in laboratories at the University of California, San Francisco and Stanford University.  Interns receive hands on experience in the fields of rheumatology and immunology. Students can learn more about the internship and apply through our… Read More