Bruce Ross '64 is a nationally recognized trial lawyer with over 30 years experience litigating trust, estate, and conservatorship matters. A partner at Holland & Knight LLP in Los Angeles, Ross has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America Guide, Trusts & Estates for more than a decade. He has been a Southern California Super Lawyer since 2003 and was listed as one of the Top 100 Wealth Management Attorneys in Worth Magazine in 2006 and 2007. Ross is a longtime Fellow and Officer in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and served as President in 2006-2007. He is the former Chair of the California State Bar's Trusts and Estates Section and is the author of a two-volume handbook for California lawyers on Probate originally published in 1986 and which he updates annually for legal publisher Thomson West.
A major supporter of the arts, Ross is on the advisory board of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra and an Honorary Life Trustee of the Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena.
Eshaana Sheth ’10 describes her short film, "The Butter Knife" as "a snapshot of modern, intercultural dating." It has won Best Romantic Comedy at the Los Angeles Film Awards and Top Shorts online film festival so far.
The president of the University of California, Janet Napolitano, announced today her intention to work towards guaranteed admission for all qualified state community college students to the UC system. This announcement follows Governor Jerry Brown and the state Legislature withholding $50 million in state funding this year--until among other things--the UC system admits one transfer for every two freshman systemwide at each of its undergrad campuses. Read more in the LATimes.
Alumni, family and friends are invited to join Head of Schools Taylor Stockdale and special guests for three events this April in New York City (April 11), Philadelphia (April 12) and London, England (April 14).
Once again, Webb athletes had a strong showing across the board during the 2018 winter season. Led by WSC soccer, which finished the season League Champions and with a deep run into CIF, both VWS and WSC athletics posted very positive results. VWS Water Polo also finished its league play in second place.
“It is always great each season to not only see our athletes and teams be successful on the field of play, but to see them learn and grow as individuals and part of a community,” said Director of Athletics Steve Wishek.