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SEPTEMBER 24, 2018
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CLUB FAIR COMING WED/THUR SEPT 26 / 27   Hate Speech vs Free Speech | Mon, Sept 24
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Highlights This Week

       

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WORKSHOP WEDNESDAY!
Study Smarter - Time Management

Brought to you by TRiO - where students belong and get assistance reaching their goals

Wed, Sept 26 | 10:00 - 11:30 | SSB 414

Future Workshop Wednesday Topics:
Oct 10, Nov 7- About the Cal State Application
Oct 24 - Take Better Notes
Nov 14 - Create the Perfect Resume

Dec 5 - Stay focused using a Vision Board

 

FUN ON YOUR PHONE
GEOCACHE GAME - SEARCH & WIN!

Join in the Geocache hunt here at West from Sept 24 - Oct 4,

Participants have the opportunity to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card or Movie Tickets.

No purchase is necessary. Just download the free GeoCache app to your phone and follow West on Facebook or Instagram. Then use the clue posted to find mini treasure chests around campus.

When you find the chests, sign the login sheet contained inside. Then DM (direct message) us a pic of where you found the chest.

Your photo of the chest will be entered into a drawing on October 5, 2018 to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card or a paid of Movie Tickets. A person may only submit 1 (one) image per treasure chest they find. The winners will be notified via DM through Facebook or Instagram.

 

WORKSHOP WEDNESDAY!
Pell Grant Application Session

If you qualify for a Fee Waiver then you probably qualify for a Pell Grant. This is money you NEVER have to pay back that can be used for RENT, BOOKS, FOOD and other living expenses. You do NOT have to be a full-time student to qualify. Students can received up to $6095. It's NOT too late to apply for this academic year.

Let West's Financial Aid staff help you complete the application for this and other aid and/or answer your financial aid questions.

wed, Sept 26 | 5:00pm | SSB 420...event flyer


 
 

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Dancers

...View Audition Flyer

 

Title IX

WHAT CAN YOU DO
WITH A DEGREE IN ECONOMICS?

Economics is one of the 24 Associate Degrees for Transfer offered at West...WLAC Economics Program

Economic majors can work in almost any area because they graduate able to:

  • Analytically and critically solve complex problems
  • Make observation and inference from data, and
  • Be adept at written and oral presentation techniques

Economics majors also build skills in manipulating numerical data, developing budgets, cost analysis, applying quantitative analysis, evaluating policies, and summarizing data. TYPICAL CAREER PATHS ARE: Business, Banking & Finance, Economic Development, Entrepreneurship, Federal Reserve Public Finance, Government, Healthcare, International Trade, Law, Marketing & Retail, Public Policy, Teaching, and Urban Planning

ECONOMICS CAREERS - VIDEOS:

 

 

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#feelingGOLD

#feelingGOLD Multicultural Week was a long standing tradition at West from the early days through the 1980s. Can't wait to see what the next traditions will be. Get involved - join ASO. Find them in Building A9 in Parking Lot #2.

Find 50th Anniversary posts each week in Instagram and Facebook.

 

TITLE IX TRAINING FOR STUDENTS

ATTN STUDENTS: As part of the Los Angeles Community College District's comprehensive sexual misconduct prevention education program for students and employees, you are required to complete the course entitled Sexual Assault Prevention for Community Colleges. You should have received an email in through your college email account with more details...about the program

 

HATE SPEECH vs FREE SPEECH
Mon, Sept 24 | 2:45pm
HLRC / Library - Black Box Theater

The ASO invites you to hear a discussion on the tension between the first amendment and campus hate speech policies led Michael Goltermann, J.D., Dean of Admissions.


 
 

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SOCCER SCORED FIRST WIN!

Soccer: Pummeled Victor Valley 6-0 on Tuesday to earn first win of the season, earned another win against Allan Hancock on Friday 4-3

Volleyball: Fell to Cal Lutheran on Wednesday 3-0

Football: Lost to Allan Hancock 70-20 on Saturday

 

 

ARTISTS TO LA | SEPT 6 - OCT 20

This exhibit features 12 artists and views of Los Angeles from their unique perspectives. Artists include former LA District Attorney Gil Garcetti and former tagger and founding father of Kill 2 Succeed Jose "Prime" Reza. | Gallery is open Monday - Thursday 10am - 4pm. Park in adjacent Parking Structure - $2.00 (exact change needed)

Other artists include: Alex Drecun, Carole Garland, Jim McHugh, Kent Twitchell, Gwen Adler, Bill McDonald, Ave Pilvas and John Robertson...about the artists

 

 

Check Out This Week's Cafe Menulink to cafe menu

 

COMING HOME GAMES www.WLAC.edu/Athletics


SEPT 28 - Volley Ball v Glendale
SEPT 29 - Football v Glendale
SEPT 28 - Cross Country at WSC Preview Meet

OCT 13 - Football v Santa Ana

 

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