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(PHOTO BY KYLE ESPELETA, COURTESY OF THE PHI BETA KAPPA SOCIETY)<br />
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Biology professor Gretchen North.<br />
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The Phi Beta Kappa Society honors the City of Los Angeles as an Arts & Sciences City of Distinction. The award showcases metropolitan areas with exceptional artistic vitality, cultural vibrancy and scientific engagement. Special recognition was also given to the Department of Cultural Affairs and four local organizations received prizes for exemplary community engagement, including the TOPS Science Outreach Program at Occidental College, Citizen Science Program at the Natural History Museum of L.A., United Veterans’ Artists Alliance and Writegirl. The event was held on October 17, 2017 at the Los Angeles Theatre Center.<br />
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(PHOTO BY KYLE ESPELETA, COURTESY OF THE PHI BETA KAPPA SOCIETY)