Faculty/Staff: Things to Know
New Adjunct Office and Break Room
There is a new Adjunct Office in the D Village with computers, a
Scantron machine, locker/file cabinet space. The code is 2-4-5.
The Adjunct Offices are adjacent to a break room. The code for
the break room is 2-3-4.
Electronic Submissions to Reprographics
You can now EMAIL your documents to Albert Williams in
Reprographics/Staff Services, at
Turnaround time for electronic submissions is 1 day for
routine requests; 2 hours for same-day pick up. Requests received
after 6 p.m. will be processed the next day. No electronic service
LAST DAY TO
Drop a Class w/o a W - Mar 5
Drop w/ a W - May 7
File Credit / No Credit - Mar 5
29 - Apr 5, Mar 31, May 31
Earn $$$ For West While Shopping
your Ralph’s Club Card for West at the register or online at
• Click on
Community Contributions on the left side. Then click Participants.
• Enter the
requested data and use WLAC's Foundation NPO number - 90323
that, each time you shop and swipe your card, West will earn
hundred participating families each purchased $100 per week in groceries,
over $10,000 per year would go
to the WLAC Foundation.
West 61 vs
Rye 13 pts, 7 reb; A. Hampton 8 reb
West 37 vs SMC 57
Rye 14 pts; D. Howard 10 reb
BASEBALL: (Record 2-8)
West 2 vs
Cerro Coso 6
West 13 vs
Cerro Coso 17
West 11 vs
Cerro Coso 9
West 3 vs San Diego 4
West 3 vs
West 9 vs
West 5 vs Compton 8
West 1 vs Compton 8
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Asst. Track Coach Named to the Los Angeles
High Schools Sports Hall of Fame
Valerie Brisco-Hooks, assistant coach for Track and
Field at WLAC, was included in the inaugural class of 55 of the best
athletes and coaches from Southern California. The Locke High
School graduate won 3 Olympic gold medals during her track and field
>> To find out more about Valerie Brisco-Hooks
and the rest of the LAUSD Sports Hall of Fame,
West LA Football Players Transfer for the
Six Wildcat football players have enrolled at
four-year universities. These mid-year transfer student-athletes begin
taking classes at their perspective universities in January to continue
their education, as well as their football careers.
>> To read more and see the list of players,
IN THE NEWS
PULITZER PRIZE WINNER COMES TO CAMPUS
Hector Tobar, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, will be a guest speaker
on campus on March 2, at 9:30 am in FA 100. The first 5-7 faculty
members who bring their class to the talk AND make an assignment related
to the talk will receive a signed copy of Tobar's book, Translation
THE BLACK FACULTY &
STAFF ASSOC. WANTS YOU!
The organization is designed to extend an
opportunity for us to meet, celebrate,
discuss, and create
Patterson, Lloyd Thomas
Longtime West faculty Rod Patterson and
Lloyd Thomas will be retiring at the end of the semester.
Rod Patterson, Academic Senate President, said that he is "especially
encouraged about the new leadership that is being developed here at
After 20 years of service to West LA College, Lloyd Thomas sends his
"sincere thanks and appreciation to everyone who has made my job here so
enjoyable and fulfilling."
positive solutions to issues that African
Americans face in the LACCD.
More Faculty in the News
. . . click here
Fwy Lane Closures -
January & February 2010
The 405 Freeway will undergo night-time
work activity starting next week to support the I-405 Sepulveda Pass
Widening Project. There will be brief segmented freeway closures at
night. Additional information regarding detours will be available at
metro.net/I-405 prior to the start of construction.
Together we succeed!
Pre-selected courses, Academic & Service Support,
Mentoring...all with a cultural emphasis
Designed to help freshman recently out of
high school rapidly advance toward a degree and transfer
Transfer in 2 years taking 8 Week Classes, 2 Nights + Saturdays
Submit Your 2010 - 2011
Being a late submitter could hurt your chances to
receive Financial Aid
To be considered for
Cal Grant dollars
your FAFSA must be submitted by
March 2, 2010
The WLAC Priority Deadline is May 1, 2010
General filing period: January 2, 2010 - June 30,
For information and assistance, visit Financial Aid A-12
next to Admissions.
to get started on your FAFSA -
4 min video
2010 WLAC Scholarship
Don't miss your opportunity to let
someone else pay for college expenses!
Each year, West awards scholarships
from funds raised by our Foundation. Awards are based on financial need;
accomplishments; college or community service; race/gender/religious
affiliation; being a single parent; turning your life around; being an
older student; and more.
The application deadline for these scholarships is
Win a $100 Book
Recruit An International Online
Degree Program Student
West recently launched an online degree program for
international students abroad. This program will increase access to an
American education for students around the world. Successful programs,
such as these, also help support and expand course offerings and
programs for local students . . .
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U.S. CENSUS JOBS
One of the
first steps in joining the U.S. Census Team is taking a placement test.
test will be offered at West through December and January. Parking available in the S.
Parking Structure. Daily parking permits are $2.00. (Park on first floor
for easiest access to test location.)
Walk-ins will be
accepted if space permits. To reserve a testing spot, call
1-866-861-2010. For more information, visit
Most jobs pay from $12 -
$20/hour. Recruiting Asst., Office Clerk, Crew Leader, Enumerator, Field
Ops Supervisor, Office ops Supervisor. Part-time and flexible hours available.
& Fridays thru April 1
CE205 CE222 center of campus
10:00am - 12:00pm
YOUR INTERNSHIP IS
Tuesdays, 9:00am -
12:00pm - Transfer Center & 1:00pm - 4:00pm - A-4
The LACCD Interns &
GREEN Jobs Program is designed to expand career opportunities for
students within the Los Angeles Community College District. Working with
private businesses and firms, our program is creating hundreds of new
and exciting paid and unpaid internships in a wide range of occupations;
including architecture, construction, engineers, graphics, customer
service, sales, green jobs, marketing, technology, and business
management. Internships provide students with the training, skills and
knowledge necessary to succeed in today’s workplace.
Students must be enrolled in 6 units:
Flu Season Information
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
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
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.