Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The Faculty Women's Club is 95 years old !

Our next President Rochelle Caballero (2014-2015) with Mary Lou Ward
ROSES for UCLA FWC Presidents
UCLA Faculty Women's Club celebrates our 95th anniversary at the Spring Luncheon!
Our speaker Sherry Lansing spoke about her many interests and accomplishments as an educator, CEO, UC Regent, humanitarian, healthcare advocate, and philanthropist. As a filmmaker, she was involved in the production, marketing, and distribution of more than 200 films, including Academy Award winners Forrest Gump (1994) and Titanic (1997). Details are in the article published in Daily Bruin.

Sherry Lansing (middle) with Jo Knoppoff (L) and Zorana Ercegovac (R)

Carol (FWC Hospitality Chair) and Prof. Frank Betti with Guest

Spring Luncheon 2014
Sherry Lansing with Jo and Susan Shemin

Zorana with Shirley: click on MUSIC SECTION to see our newly founded Section !

Marilyn Slater is the recipient of the 2014 FWC Award

Patricia Nagy
Sonny Harris

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Celebration of Anne Bodenheimer's 100th birthday

Grand Centennial Celebration for the grand Lady: Anne Bodenheimer turns 100 !

Anne Bodenheimer (1914- ) treated her colleagues and friends at the UCLAs Faculty Center
for her very special Birthday

Zorana interviewed Anne in October 2012 as a part of the Oral History Program

UCLA music school students performed Handel's sections from one of his Oratorio: L'Allegro, Il Penseroso, Il Moderato

Alexys, Danielle, Terrence, Gregory, Terri with Paul Floyd

Zorana with UCLA students performing Handel's Oratorio
Please visit our newly formed MUSIC SECTION for details on programs, events, and scheduling. More is coming, so check the music section blog periodically. All FWC members are welcome including spouses and partners. 

Thursday, February 6, 2014

The UCLA FWC Scholarship Program and Dinner, February 2014

The UCLA Faculty Women's Club is proud to award scholarships to eight outstanding UCLA students--scholarships made possible by generous donations from our members and many friends.

THE UCLA FWC Scholarship recipients: Manjot, Danielle, Ona, Carly, Kimberly, Joshue, and Shadi
with Bette Billet, President 2013-2014, and Scholarship Chair Joy Frank

Our featured speaker Dr. Linda Liau with Claudia Mitchell-Kernan and
one of the FWC Scholarship recipients Manjot Bagri

India Carney is pursuing a BA in music-voice performance and plans a singing and acting career

Carly and Ona chat and sip with the FWC past Scholarship Chair Dianne Homsher
The Ercegovac and the Ho families at the Scholarship event

The UCLA FWC members celebrate the 2014 Scholarship recipients

Franco and Carol Betti (FWC hospitality chair) 

Zorana Ercegovac, FWC President 2012-2013 with Milos

Marjorie Friedlander (left) during the reception

Dr. Linda Liau getting ready for her presentation on Neurosurgery at UCLA

Anne Bodenheimer has special reasons to be happy: she is celebrating her 100th birthday next month!

Special time to chat with old friends and colleagues

Rochelle Caballero at the helm (AGAIN)