LA High Centennial Huge Success at the Petersen

LA High Centennial Huge Success at the Petersen

LOS ANGELES, CA, October 28, 2017 / On Saturday, October 21st Los Angeles High School celebrated its 100th year at Olympic and Rimpau during a star-studded event held at the Petersen Automotive Museum in the Bruce Meyer Family Gallery. The Gallery is rightly named after the Petersen’s founding Chairman, lifelong automobile enthusiast, collector AND Roman… Continue Reading

Alumni Making a Difference: Gordon Gerson, MESA and Robotics Mentor

Alumni Making a Difference: Gordon Gerson, MESA and Robotics Mentor

Looking to get involved with your alma mater but don’t know how? Become a volunteer like LAHS 1954 alumnus, Gordon Gerson. Upon graduation Gordon received a scholarship to attend Yale, where he pursued engineering. After finishing college, instead of embarking on his career immediately, he worked on his MBA at Stanford and an MS in… Continue Reading

LAHS Emerges Victorious in Regional JPL Invention Challenge Competition

LAHS Emerges Victorious in Regional JPL Invention Challenge Competition

Two LAHS teams entered the 2016  JPL Invention Challenge Competition: Team Diamond and Team Dynamic Nonagon. The Los Angeles Regional Competition took place on November 19, 2016 at Augustus Hawkins High School where forty schools participated. Team Diamond took 1st place while Team Dynamic Nonagon took 3rd! The challenge was to transfer 250 grams of… Continue Reading