Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp An Alameda high school senior will join a discussion of global issues in the General Assembly Hall of the  United Nations this Saturday.

Alameda Student to Participate in Global Engagement Summit Saturday

Feb 21,2019

More than 1,500 Americans from across the country — including a delegation of Bay Area residents — will show their support for the United Nations (UN) at the United Nations Association of the United States of America’s 2019 Global Engagement Summit at UN Headquarters in New York City, this Saturd

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Sister City Students Return to Korea

Feb 14,2019

Students from Alameda’s South Korean Sister City, Yeongdong-gun, recently returned home with souvenirs and stories from the United States (“Sister City’s Students Pay Visit to City Hall,” Jan. 31).

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp Carlin Shannon could be selected to receive the Presidential Scholars Medallion (shown at lower left) at a ceremony in June.

Local Student Named for Nat’l Scholar Program

Feb 14,2019

Carlin Shannon, a graduating senior at Encinal High School, has been named one of more than 4,500 candidates in the 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The candidates were selected from nearly 3.6 million students expected to graduate from U.S. high schools this year.

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Local Kids Take Climate Action

Feb 07,2019

Alameda’s Climate Action session on Jan. 26 asked the question “What can each of us do for Mother Earth?” Dylan Mochizuki, left, and Jack Connolly, pictured at left, chose to do their part right away by using the recently installed bike rack at Queener’s Piano Studio.

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp Both students and members of the public participated in last year’s College of Alameda Business in Cuba program.

College’s Study Abroad Program Open to Students, All Alamedans

Jan 31,2019

The College of Alameda has organized five study-abroad programs this year, which are open to the public: Anthropology in Iceland; Physical Geography in Costa Rica; Art History in Germany; Dance, Intercultural Communications and African-American Studies in Ghana and Anthropology in New Zealand.

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