Students Study Monarch Migration and Habitat

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

CVHS student catching monarch butterflies for tagging.
Michaeleen Gallagher instructs students how to tag monarchs.
Students check monarchs for parasites and record information.
Students hold butterflies in their palms before releasing them back into the Gardens.
Digital design production students document their classmates' progress.

It was early in the day, prior to regular public hours, when students from Coachella Valley High School (CVHS) visited the Center & Gardens to tag and record monarch butterflies. Armed with nets, fres...

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Ken Chavez Named Deputy
Director of Communications

Friday, November 14, 2014

Ken Chavez, Deputy Director of Communications & Public Affairs

November 7--President Geoffrey Cowan announced today the appointment of Kenneth Chavez as Sunnylands deputy director for communications and public affairs. In the position, Chavez will be the primary ...

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Treasures at Sunnylands: Selections from the Gift Collection of Walter & Leonore Annenberg

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The Treasures at Sunnylands: Selections from the Gift Collection of Walter & Leonore Annenberg opens on January 25, 2015 and will be the featured exhibition at Sunnylands Center & Gardens through Janu...

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Sunnylands in the Media 11/3/14

Monday, November 3, 2014

In this edition, HSH Prince Albert II visits Sunnylands for a three day summit and award ceremony at Sunnylands, Secretary of State John Kerry and Chinese State Councilor Jiechi Yang meet before the f...

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Conversation on cross border data flows influences global economic and trade policies

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Annenberg-Dreier Commission at the Annenberg Community Beach House in May 2013.
David Dreier, Annenberg-Dreier Commission chairman
Wallis Annenberg, The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands trustee, and David Dreier, Annenberg-Dreier Commission chairman
Joshua Meltzer, fellow in Global Economy and Development at The Brookings Institution
Geoffrey Cowan, Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands president

The Internet offers limitless possibilities where information can move freely and as quickly as the speed of light. Yet from national security to copyright protection to protecting personal data, ther...

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Sunnylands Prepares for Earthquake Emergency

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Sunnylands staff, visitors, and 121 fourth and fifth graders from Abraham Lincoln Elementary School of Palm Desert practiced emergency protocol during the 2014 Great California ShakeOut, a disaster dr...

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Oscar de la Renta, a familiar face at Sunnylands, dies at 82

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

From left: Diane Sawyer, Walter Annenberg, Mike Nichols, Henry Kissinger, Leonore Annenberg, Oscar de la Renta, Annette de la Renta, February 1997

The trustees, president, and staff of The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands extend their sincere condolences to the family of Oscar de la Renta. For more than a decade, Ambassador and Mrs. Anne...

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