John Marin ’44 (1926-2011) was a founding member of Sports Illustrated and a Senior Advisor at Time Inc. He also worked for such noteworthy publications as LIFE, People, and the California Magazine.
In 2010, Marin gave an interview to the Sun News where he discusses the early meetings that brought about the iconic sports magazine. A video interview can also be viewed.
During his career, Marin served on the boards of the Santa Monica Museum of Flying, Big Brothers, and the Citizens Advisory Committee for the 1984 Olympics. Additionally, he was President of the Advertising Club of Los Angeles and Director of the Bel-Air Country Club.
Sponsored by the Robert ’53 and MeiLi Hefner Foundation and offered here at Webb to two current students, The Hefner Initiative aims to foster a close and positive relationship between the people of China and the US. This extraordinary 12-day summer program includes travel this year to Beijing and Suzhou—allowing for living/learning opportunities with host students and families.
Shyam Arya '18 and Ellie Canty '18 have been accepted to present a poster at the National American Chemical Society conference in New Orleans in March 2019--an extremely rare honor for high school students.
It’s November 2nd and the College Guidance office is quiet this morning—nothing like the last few days when countless numbers of panicked seniors were popping in to get their essays looked at one last time before pressing “submit.”