Free Flu Vaccine (not H1N1)
Free flu shots are available at the Student
Health Center (A-9) on the following dates. No appointment necessary:
Tuesday, September 29 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Wednesday, October 7 3:00pm - 6:00 pm
Monday, October 12 8:30am - 11:30pm
POTENTIAL CAMPUS CLOSURES: As advised by the Center
for Disease Control and the Los Angeles Community College District
administration, it is unlikely that the campus will close in the event
of student or employee being diagnosed with the H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu). Instead,
the campus will promote
healthy practices on campus. However, Faculty/Students should be
prepared to move into a distance learning format for class in the
event that the instructor and/or a large number of students become ill.
Faculty and students should be sure they have each other's respective
contact information. Please do report any suspected/confirmed case of
H1N1 (Swine Flu) to your supervisor/instructor. This information will be
Instructors do have the
authority to ask students to leave the classroom who are clearly ill.
This should be done discretely and students should be directed to the
WLAC Health Center (A-9) -- Hours: M,W,Th 8:30am-5:00pm; T
10:30am-7:00pm; F 9:00am-12:00pm.
Earn $$$ For West While Shopping
and Safeway have a short-term 10% back program on eligible purchases
through October 13. Ralphs also has a longer-term program.
In this program, if
hundred families, each of which purchases $100 per week in groceries,
participate in the program, over $10,000 per year would be contributed
to the WLAC Foundation. . .learn
IS NO LONGER HONORING THIS OFFER
at Denny's on Overland
Receive a 15% discount
on your bill when you present you WLAC Student or Faculty/Staff ID Card.
Capoeira Group Welcomes
An informal group of student Capoeira enthusiasts is meeting on
Thursdays from 11:30am to 2:30pm in front of the CE building to workout. Join the fun. Capoeira is
an Afro-Brazilian art form that combines elements of martial arts,
games, music and dance. It has attracted a broad spectrum of
Academic Support Groups w/ Cultural Flavor
Umoja Program is a community of Instructors, Counselors, Students and
Support services Staff that are committed to the academic success,
personal and professional growth, and self-actualization of African
American students and others. The Umoja Program currently offers
English and Math, and Personal Development.
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THE PUENTE PROGRAM
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has successfully helped students at California Community Colleges
achieve their transfer goals through a combination of coursework,
support programs and focus on Latino and Hispanic culture.
Athletics Director to Guest Lecture at Pepperdine
Aggers, Wildcats Athletic Director has again been invited to to speak
with students interested in sports psychology, coaching philosophy,
teaching methodology and athletic administration.
VOLLEYBALL: (Record 1-3)
- West loses to CAT Ventura: 3 - 0
- West loses to College of the Desert: 3 - 0
- West defeats LA Harbor: 3 - 2
FOOTBALL: (Record 1-2)
- West loses to Long Beach: 44-43
late in the game and rather than kick an extra point to tie the game
they decided to go for the two point conversion and the win. The
conversion failed and we lost 43-44.
- West defeats Moorpark: 27 - 12
IN THE NEWS
BENEFITS: You Should Know
New Board Member Makes West
Her 1st Stop
Board Member Tina Park made West her first stop on her tour of the 9
campuses. Park met with Dr. Rocha and students, learned more about the
ongoing building program and other West efforts.
New Ph.D. from USC's Prestigious
Congratulations to speech instructor Linda Alexander who was just
awarded her Ph.D. in communication from the USC Annenberg School of
West Los Angeles College receives
for Innovative Program Committed to
Latino Student Success
. . .
West Has the POWER!
Lloyd Thomas is the co-winner of a 2009 POWER Award Winner for work in
SLA assessment and research. This award recognizes his work in
increasing faculty and researcher understanding of student success.
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EAP '09 NEWSLETTER
Assertiveness; Planning Parental Leave;
Working After Retirement; Ethics in the Workplace; Ask for a Raise; Diet
& Fitness at Work; EAP Seminars
Speak Out! Join the New Faculty/Staff Toastmasters
click for more info
Call:Maria Mancia at
(310) 287-4530 or
Retirement Workshop for CalSTRS Members
FRI, OCT 16 | 9:30AM-2:00PM DISTRICT
This workshop for CalSTRS members planning
to retire in Fall 2009 or Spring 2010.
What You Should Know
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tape may be pulled down. PLEASE USE MASKING TAPE.
Posting on the new blue map signs . . .