Videographer/Editor Selected

Videographer/Editor.  Following an exhaustive search of several highly qualified videographers, CJAH selected David Schendel of Schendel Films in San Francisco, CA as the filmmaker for our film project Monterey: Profiles in Courage and Compassion.  David will direct, shoot and edit our 26-minute documentary.  Born in Massachusetts and raised in Minnesota, Schendel has long pursued an evolving and successful career …

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Summer Interns for M:PCC

As part of the M:PCC documentary, we have hired three college students as summer interns.  The search process was coordinated by Rick McCombs and the oral interviews were conducted by Rick McCombs, Carolyn McCombs, Tim Thomas and David Yamada.  Out of fifteen applicants, seven were interviewed, and three were selected.  The three summer interns are:  Jacob McDonald, MPC; Nicholas …

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Family News

The Heritage Center has launched a series of interviews with persons who have been either members of pioneer, Japanese immigrant families or long-time residents on the Monterey Peninsula.  The purpose of these interviews is to collect information about the Japanese and Japanese American experience and to understand more fully the nature and impact of that experience. …

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