Bob Koster ’56 is a noted producer, production manager and assistant director who worked on a number of popular Hollywood projects in the 60s, 70s and 80s including the TV series War and Remembrance, and the major motion picture, Hello Dolly, with Barbra Streisand. His Budget Book for Film and Television is the standard text in production management at UCLA, AFI, and several universities in Europe.
Koster currently teaches film history at UCLA, Cal State University Channel Islands, and the University of Bielefeld in Germany. Previously he has taught film and television production for UCLA and USC.
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.”