Student Voices

“[The] classes were really transformative for me – the way that I saw the world, and the way I could take these ideas and apply them to new areas of education."

Fabian Lijtmaer

Bronx, NY
Santa Monica, CA
Abstract expressionist painting, meditation and spiritual study, working as part of a team to help the environment and stand up against injustice

Director of Wellness & Green Projects at LA CAUSA, a nonprofit providing educational, vocational, housing, and leadership development programs to low-income communities of color in East Los Angeles. Learn more about Fabian at the website for Unbound Pictures, his independent film/art/media company.

“The faculty in the Education Department is pretty fantastic. It’s an intimate, small program, so you have access to mentors and professors who are amazing. They have really deep wisdom, and they make themselves accessible to you.”