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COMING EVENTS

 

Paralegal Info Session......Dec 16

Learn more about the program

 

Santa's Ghetto............Dec 16 & 17

A Wildcats Cheerleader production and fundraiser ... see flyer

 

Fall Finals ...............Dec 13 - 19

 

Campus Closed

Dec 23 - 26 & Dec 29 - Jan 2

 

Free Winter Study Program

Take advantage of a free series of classes to sharpen your academic skills...read more

 

West has NO WINTER SESSION, however, offices will be open during the month of January.

 

 

NEW SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION DUE JAN 14

For Female WLAC Student

with 2.5 GPA or better

who demonstrated promise

for 2010 - 2011 Award

 

 

CONGRATULATIONS!

The Dental Hygiene program passed their accreditation review with flying colors. The accreditation team made no recommendations for improving the program.

 

 

WILDCATS UPDATE

The following women's soccer players received Western State Conference Awards

1st Team - Mayra Chevez

2nd Team - Elizabeth Vick

2nd Team - Lillian Ortiz

Honorable Mention: Diana Martinez & Stephanie Sandoval

 

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

 

12/11: West 62 vs Long Beach 69

D. Rye 23 pts, 4 rebounds, 2 steals

A. Stewart 17 pts, 13 rebounds, 3 blocks

12/8:  West 53 vs Trade Tech 70

D. Rye 14 pts, 5 rebounds, 3 steals

A. Lewis 19 pts, 3 steals

A. Stewart 13 pts, 10 rebounds

 

Meet Our New Student-Athletes of the Month Taylor Mitchell & Ryan Grigsby

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIEW COMMENTS

from faculty, staff & students regarding the recent passing of Prof. Gwen Thomas

 

 

IMPORTANT

 

SERVICE INTERRUPTIONS

Please pardon the inconvenience. There will be construction-related power and web outages from Dec. 20 - Jan. 31.

 

 

STUDENT EMAIL

LACCD, of which West is a part, will assign emails to all students. Communications from the college, including Financial Aid, will begin to be sent exclusively to the LACCD email account. Student may forward their LACCD email to any other email they own. Watch for more information over the coming months.

 

 

NEW ONLINE CLASS SCHEDULE

Mid-January, West plans to go live with an upgraded online class schedule. The upgrade will allow students roll over sections to see the course description. Additionally, students can use a new online planning grid.

 

 

 

FACULTY EDITION: December 13 -  December 18

 

MONDAY

DECEMBER 13      

 

Registration for New & Returning Students BEGINS

 

Finals begin TODAY
For the full finals schedule,
click here (scroll to pg 2).

 

 

 

MEETINGS:  1:00 JACDC Meeting - HLRC 4th Floor; 2:15 BHSS Division Meeting - D8; 3:00 Southwest Project - PCR


TUESDAY

DECEMBER 14

 

 

 

TOASTMASTERS  |  Noon | B4 202

Gain more confidence speaking in front of others.

For More Info: (310) 287-4537

 

 

 

Voice Recitals  | 9:00 am | FA 100

 

THE CENTURY OF WOMEN

Now On Exhibit thru Dec 18

Library  (HLRC) - 2nd Floor Lobby

The exhibition highlights women who have taken a leading role in the quest for global security and equal rights, based on the awareness that the continuing empowerment of women throughout the world is a key to solving the world's most pressing issues.

sponsored by SGI-USA &

the WLAC Value Creating Assoc. Club.

 

   MEETINGS:     8:30 Curriculum Crisis - PCR; 11:00 Standard IIA - VPAA's Office; 11:00 President's Office - PCR; 12:45
                          Academic Senate - Winlock; 1:00 LEARN Project Director Interview - PCR; 1:00 Student Success Committee - Winlock;

                          5:00 CNA Program - HLRC 4th Floor; 6:30 Voice Recitals - FA 100


WEDNESDAY

DECEMBER 15

 

Personnel Commission On Campus  | PCR

 

 

Faculty/Staff Yoga | 12:30 - 1:30 pm | PEC Studio B
Bring a mat; don't eat before class.  No shoes or socks.

 

 

 

MEETINGS:      8:00 Allied Health Div. - Conference Call; 10:00 Counseling Div. Mtg. - Winlock;

                       11:00 Pre-Meeting for conference call with district lobbyist - PCR; 1:00 Program Review - PCR;

                       1:00 Staff Development - Winlock; 2:00 Budget Committee - Winlock; 2:00 Athletic Eligibility - HLRC 4th Floor


THURSDAY

DECEMBER 16

 

 Bond - Citizens' Oversight Cmte Mtg | 1011:00am | PCR

 

CNA Ribbon Ceremony | 5:00pm | HLRC 4th flr

 

"Santa's Ghetto" | 6:00 pm | Fine Arts Theater
A Wildcats Cheerleading production and fundraiser... see flyer

 

 

 

  Faculty/Staff Yoga | 12:30 - 1:30 pm | PEC Studio B 
Bring a mat; don't eat before class.  No shoes or socks.

 

 

 

Learn More About Our

ABA-Approved Program

6:00pm | ATA 128

  MEETINGS:     8:00 Learning Skills Interviews - Winlock; 9:00 Phone Meeting with District Lobbyists - Winlock; 10:00
                         3:00 BP Prep - PCR; 3:00 Learning Skills Interviews - Winlock; 5:30 Foundation Board Meeting - PCR


FRIDAY
DECEMBER 17

 

  Women's Basketball -  competing in Rose City Classic in Pasadena until Dec. 19
  Men's Basketball  -  vs. ELAC @ Monterey Park - 6 pm

 

 

"Santa's Ghetto" | 6:00 pm | Fine Arts Theater
A Wildcats Cheerleading production and fundraiser... see flyer

 

 

 

   MEETINGS:   8:00 Curriculum Selection Cmte. - PCR; 9:30 IES Program Review - Winlock; 10:00 WEC - D-110;


SATURDAY

DECEMBER 18

 

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY

DECEMBER 19

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  7:00 District Testing - FA 100  

MONDAY

DECEMBER 20

 

 

MEETINGS:  

 
 

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DATES
TO
KNOW

EVENTS

Last Day To...

Finals - Dec. 13-19

Registration Begins - Dec. 13 (New and Returning Students)

click for Academic Calendar

 


 

 

 

  

 

IN THE NEWS

 

FREE WINTER STUDY PROGRAM:  Jan 4 - Feb 1

"Freedom School" is open to all WLAC students at no cost. Classes will meet Jan. 4 - Feb 1 on campus in CE 220 & CE 221 from 11:00am - 2:00pm. This is a peer-to-peer curriculum which includes presentations, studies, tutoring and group activities to better prepare students to succeed at West. The first week schedule is: Jan 4: Ice Breaker & Math Tutoring; Jan 5: Conspiracy Corner & Art/Drawing;  Jan 6: Messages in Media & Math Tutoring

Sponsored by WLAC Social Justice Alliance Club.

To receive the full class schedule and sign up, email: WestSJA@gmail.com

You may join the group at any time.

 

 

CULVER CITY, HOAs & WEST REACH SETTLEMENT ON CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

...read more + Bond Update

 

   

 

WILDCATS UPDATE

SCHOLAR-ATHLETES OF THE MONTH:

Taylor Mitchell - Women's Volleyball
Second-year student-athlete Taylor Mitchell has been one of the most dedicated athletes, hardest workers and toughest competitors on the Women's Volleyball team.  The Wildcats' primary setter, she was a bright light on a team that had a tough year.  As Team Captain, "Tay" served as an inspiration to her teammates and coaches in leading through her competitive example. Her career plan is to attain an A.A. from West and transfer to a CSU to pursue a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.....read more

 

 

 

 

 

Ryan Grigsby - Football
Two-year football letterman Ryan Grigsby came to West as a standout offensive lineman from Crenshaw High.  Playing the majority of the snaps over a two year period, he only allowed two quarterback sacks from his position and led the “O” line in pancake blocks.  For his consistently outstanding performance, Ryan was recognized by conference coaches as a two-time All-Conference selection for the Southern California Football Association. In the classroom, Ryan excels as well, boasting a 3.05 GPA. He has numerous scholarship offers from four-year universities and will go through the recruiting process before making a decision and selecting a four-year institution to continue his academic and athletic career....read more

 

MEN'S BASKETBALL:
NOV 19:  West 71 - Cypress 79
NOV 6:   
West 63 - El Camino 65
NOV 5:    West 78 - Southwest 75
 

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL:
Dec 5:     West 67 - SMC 73 (Cypress College Tournament)
Dec 4:
    
West 67 - Rio Hondo 53 (Cypress College Tournament)

Dec 3:     West 56 - ELAC 69 (Cypress College Tournament)
Nov 20:   West 51 - Ventura 65 (Glendale Tournament)
Nov 19:   West 49 - Fullerton 67 (Glendale Tournament)
Nov 17:   West 65 - Taft 82
Nov 10:   West 63 - College of the Desert 53

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

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