New West Celebrates Black History Month

The month of February is Black History Month, where we celebrate the culture and accomplishments of African Americans.  Black History Month was first celebrated in 1970, and first officially recognized in 1976 by President Gerald Ford.   At New West, Ms. Schlee’s class researched African Americans who had profound impacts on the field of science, mathematics, … Continue reading New West Celebrates Black History Month


A Farewell & Greeting to the Press

Dear readers, Thank you for reading. I have poured my heart and soul into this online publication for four years. I have loved reading the articles from a plethora of Journalism Club members. New West Press gives a look at news, sports, media, and–of course–New West Life. It is been a privilege to found New … Continue reading A Farewell & Greeting to the Press

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for some volunteer hours? There are some amazing opportunities going on around Los Angeles right now. If you haven't heard of the website called, it's a search engine where you can find listings of volunteer opportunities in your area. Check out this list of volunteer listings, and who knows? Maybe you'll find something you really enjoy … Continue reading Volunteer Opportunities