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The college will conduct an Active Shooter Lock Down Drill on FRIDAY, MAY 6. Please pay attention to all directions given that day. Also, take a look at this video for advice on what to do in the event of an actual incident.

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NEW ONE BOOK SELECTED

The title for title for next year’s common read has been selected! We will be reading In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan. The book has been chosen, but there is still plenty of opportunity for you to participate in this exciting project! Join the FIG to help us integrate the title into the college curriculum and plan programming related to the book...learn more

 

 

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JOIN THE CELEBRATION

Each graduate is evidence of the difference you make. Come out and celebrate. Please RSVP so that we can ensure sufficient refreshments and chairs. Thanks.

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CAPITAL NEEDS FORUMS
TUESDAY, MAY 17

Faculty, staff and students are invited to discuss the college's future capital needs. This is the second of three forums being held in April and May to address this topic...see flyer

 
 
 
 
 

student art show

Reception - Mon, May 2 @ 7:00pm
STUDENT ART SHOWCASE

Enjoy outstanding student art in the WLAC Gallery next to the Fine Arts Theater from May 2 through May 25. All are invited to the free reception that kicks off the show on Monday, May 2 from 7:00 pm-9:00 pm.

ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOP

...Wed, May 4 @ 2:00pm - see flyer

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ALLIED HEALTH DIVISION
SPRING INFORMATION SESSIONS

Learn more about West's Allied Health programs and how you can prepare for a career as a Dental Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assistant or CNA

May 11: Dental Assistant
May 20: Pharmacy Tech
June 17: Medical Assistant & CNA

...learn more

 

 

 

 

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WORKSHOPS TO
HELP YOU MEET YOUR GOALS:

TUES, MAY 10.........Personality & Career Selection
WED, MAY 18...........Financing Your Education
WED, MAY 25...........Acing Your Finals
(sponsored by EOP&S and TRiO)...learn more

REGISTER TO VOTE on WED, MAY 4.

...look for tables around campus 11:00am - 2:00pm


 
 
 
 
 

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MENTAL HEALTH INFO SESSIONS

FRI, MAY 6
Suicide Prevention Workshop | 8:30 - 4:00 | GC 160
essential components of a comprehensive suicide prevention program, resources, screening tools and more ... RSVP .
TUES, MAY 10
Mental Health Awareness Fair | 9:30 - 2:30 | FA 100
FRI, MAY 20
Mental Health Awareness Fair | 9:30 - 2:30 | FA 100.

>...see flyer

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2ND ANNUAL YOU & YOUR MONEY
Sat, May 21 | 10:30 - 2:30

This popular workshop led by Prof. Daniel is designed to benefit both those at the start of and well into their financial life...Dodging Financial Predators; Good Credit; Net vs Gross Pay; Saving & Spending; and more...learn more & RSVP

 

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS MEETING
Tues, May 3 | 12:30 | MSA 112

International students are invited to learn more about housing options and laws regarding contracts and tenant rights...see flyer

 

 

FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

May 2

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 3

 

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENT MTG | 12:30 | MSA 112
Housing and laws regarding contracts and tenant rights...flyer

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WLAC Theater Production | Black Box Theater | 7:00pm

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WEST LOS ANGELES COLLEGE THEATER ARTS PRESENTS

"LOVE IN PIECES" a collection of one act plays written and performed by West Los Angeles College students
May 4, 5 & 10 @ 7pm | Black Box Theater in HLRC | Tickets - $2 WLAC Students w/ College ID & $5 All Others (no credit cards)

"Reagan's Babies" by Fontae Smith
(Drama) It's 1986, and Bobby is feeling the pinch of trickle down economics, as he tries pay for college at elite Georgetown University. His friend Brandon has a proposal to help him, but can Bobby stomach selling drugs to finance his education?

"The Substitute" by Ana Maria Grisales
(Black Comedy) Sun is a single mom trying to get by. But with no job skills and no experience, she fells destined to choose between Herbalife or life in the streets--until her landlady comes up with an interesting job idea.

"The Girlfriend's Guide to Getting a Proposal" by Jennifer Hill
(Romantic Comedy) Fatima and Jamal have been seeing each other for two years. Everything's great except he just won't take the next step in their relationship.  What does a girl have to do to get her man to pop the question?

WEDNESDAY

May 4

 

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WLAC Theater Production | Black Box Theater | 7:00pm

 

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ONE BOOK: Discussion led by Greg Horwitz | 1:00 - 2:00 | GC

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ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOP | 2:00pm - see flyer


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REGISTER TO VOTE | 11:00 - 2:00 | MSA Plaza, Near PAWs and SSB Courtyard...sponsored by The Political Action Club

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: UC TAG | 1:30pm | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor
this workshop also meets May 10 May 19 & May 23

   

 


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 5

 

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WLAC Theater Production | Black Box Theater | 7:00pm

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 6

   

 

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Last Day To Drop a Class with a "W"

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MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH EVENT:
Suicide Prevention Workshop | 8:30 - 4:00 | GC 160...see flyer

MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 7

   

 

   


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TRACK - S Cal Prelim @ Antelope Valley College

   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

May 8

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 9

 

   

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: Transfer - General Overview| 11:30am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 10

 

transfer  

TRANSFER WORKSHOP: UC TAG | 10:00am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor
this workshop also meets May 19 & May 23

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MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH EVENT:
Mental Health Awareness Fair | 9:30 - 2:30 | FA 100...see flyer

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WLAC Theater Production | Black Box Theater | 7:00pm

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 11

 

   


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WEST 72 Student Film Festival...learn more

FACULTY  

EAP WORKSHOP - IMPROVING LONGEVITY & QUALITY OF LIFE
12:00 | SSB 414 (rsvp to Cristi Lizares ext. 4257):
Explore how to cultivate the right habits and attitudes to not only live longer but also to live better. Learning Objectives Include: Understanding the connection between exercise and longevity; Making lifestyle changes that can help increase longevity and quality of life; Understanding the role of good quality of life and in living longer.

MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 12

 

   

 

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6th ANNUAL POSTER SHOWCASE...learn more

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 13

   

 

   

 

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WEST CONNECT - Gain a Better Understanding of Students with Disabilities and Different Learning Styles; and Semester Wrap-Up
10:00 - 12:00 | Winlock
For the first hour of our session, Dr. Foster will discuss ways faculty can design their courses to be inclusive and to achieve deeper learning for all students, regardless of diversities in learning styles. We will wrap up the session and the year’s academy with faculty sharing which committee(s) they have joined.

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 14

   

 

   


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TRACK - S Cal Prelim @ Antelope Valley College

   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

May 15

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 16

 

   

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP:Transcript Tune-Up for Transfer | 4:00pm | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 17

 

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Three sessions will be held in April & May to discuss future capital needs at West. The first session will be for Facilities Committee members on April 18 from 3:00 –5:30pm. The second and third sessions on April 26 & May 17 will also welcome all faculty, staff and students...see flyer

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 18

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: CSU GE/IGETC Review | 4:30pm | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

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MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 19

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: UC TAG | 11:30am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor
this workshop also meets May 23

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 20

   

 

   

 

   


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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: Been Accepted - Now What? for Cal States | 10:00am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

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MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH EVENT:
Vet Net Ally Workshop | 8:30 - 4:00 | FA 100...see flyer

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TRACK - State Championships @ San Diego Mesa College

MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 21

   

 

   


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TRACK - State Championships @ San Diego Mesa College

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ACT (Accelerated College Transfer) Information Session...this program designed to allow busy adults to attend college full-time and transfer within two years...learn more

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YOU & YOUR MONEY

   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

May 22

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 23

 

   

 

transfer  

TRANSFER WORKSHOP: UC TAG | 4:00pm | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 24

 

   


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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: CSU/UC Transfer Prep| 10:00am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 25

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 26

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   1:00 Curriculum - Tech Review - CE105A

FRIDAY

May 27

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 28

   

 

   


   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

May 29

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 30

 

   

COLLEGE CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 31

Finals: May 31 - June 6 Finals Schedule

MEETINGS:   1:00 Curriculum - SSB 414

WEDNESDAY

June 1

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

June 2

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

June 3

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

June 4

   

 

   


   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

June 5

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

June 6

 

   

LAST DAY OF SPRING SEMESTER

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

June 7

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

June 8

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

June 9

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

June 10

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

June 11

   

 

   


   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

June 12

   


   

 

     

 

JUNE 18

 

 

EVENT  

ACT (Accelerated College Transfer) Information Session...this program designed to allow busy adults to attend college full-time and transfer within two years...learn more

 
 

 

OTHER NEWS

 

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6th Annual Poster Showcase - May 12

Application Deadline:  Fri, Apr 22
Posters Due: Sat, May 7 by 1:00 pm to HLRC, 4th Floor, Rooms C & D
Judging Dates: Mon, May 9, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm, Tues, May 10, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm (HLRC, 4th Floor, Rooms C & D)
Showcase: Thurs, May 12, 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm (MSA/MSB Quad) ...learn more

     

 

 

 

 

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student art

Reception Mon, May 2
Annual Student Art Show

Enjoy outstanding student art in the campus gallery May 2 - 25. A reception will be held Monday, May 2 from 7pm-9pm in the gallery. All are invited to this free event.

 

 

 

 

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