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Column: Five tips for a productive and satisfying life

Column: Five tips for a productive and satisfying life

Nowadays, during a pandemic, there is no surprise that most high school students are feeling unmotivated and stressed out about the world and school.  I have also gone through this phase — when the pandemic began, I did not want to go out of my bed or do homework. But...

Meet the Author: Julia Cervantes-Espinoza

Meet the Author: Julia Cervantes-Espinoza

Julia Cervantes-Espinoza, Maywood Center for Enriched Studies’ very own Instructional Technology Facilitator, is equipping teachers and students with 21st century skills. Outside of her role in LAUSD’s Instructional Technology Initiative, Cervantes-Espinoza is also a...

A conversation with Dr. Jessica Gold on mental health

A conversation with Dr. Jessica Gold on mental health

Jessica (“Jessi”) Gold, MD, MS, is an Assistant Professor and the Director of Wellness, Engagement, and Outreach in the Department of Psychiatry at Washington University in Saint Louis School of Medicine. In addition to juggling her role as a professor, she works...