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CSU SPRING APPLICATIONS

NOW THRU

AUG 31

California State Universities are accepting applications for Spring 2012.

 

Learn more at the Transfer Center or visit

www.CalState.edu/Transfer

 

 

LEARN FLEX CREDIT AND LEARN

The week of September 12: Ways to Evaluate an Online Instructor;   How Good is My Online Class?;   Assessing Program Learning Outcomes;  Using Survey Monkey for Course Evaluation;  Using Jing and Snagit to Caputure Process as Well as Product;  Webinar Essentials;  ePortfolios Using eFolio: An Introduction;  Google+ The Educator's Platform; Education on the Move.  View Schedule

 

 

DATES TO KNOW

Fall Registration Now In-Progress

Last Day to Add Classes

Online...Sept 2

In-Person.........................Sept 9

Drop w/o owing a fee........Sept 23

Drop w/o a "W"................Sept 23

 

Fall Classes Begin: .............Aug 29

Saturday Classes Begin:......Sept 3

First 8-Wk Session Begins...Aug 29

 

Labor Day Holiday...............Sept 5

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<< WILDCCATS SCHEDULES

UNIVERSITY TRANSFER FAIR - SEPT 12

Get to know university representatives

Learn more about university majors, financial aid, admissions criteria and more at this year's Transfer Fair.

 

Get additional information from the WLAC Transfer Center and check out pages 6 & 7 of Welcome Week Magazine

 

 

SEPT 8 & 17

Thur, Sept 8

In Memory of 9/11

The campus will pause to recognize the 10th anniversary of 9/11. More details soon.

 

Thur, Sept 15

Constitution Day

Visit the ASO tables on The Walk and make your suggestions for changes to the US Constitution

 

<< OTHER NEWS

 

STUDENT INTERN WANTED

FOR MAYORAL CAMPAIGN

Austin Beutner, 2011 WLAC Commencement Speaker and former First Deputy Mayor, is looking for student interns to work on social media messaging, materials distribution, list upkeep, events and more....learn more

 

 

FREE TRAINING FOR VETERANS

Train to become a computer repair technician, help desk technician, hardware PC technician, or network support specialist. Other students may qualify for this program.

MANDATORY ORIENTATION

Thur, Sept 1 or Wed, Sept 7

...click to learn more

 

REMINDER: NO SCOTCH TAPE! (please)

It's that time of year when we start posting flyers everywhere. 1) Please use painter's tape or masking tape. NO SCOTCH tape please!  2) Post in designated posting areas only 3) It is okay to post directional arrows on walls, etc. BUT REMEMBER TO TAKE THEM DOWN after your event.

FACULTY EDITION

 

FRIDAY

August 19 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

   MEETINGS:  7:30 Speech Interviews - PCR; 2:30 Athletic Dept Mtg - ATA 128


SATURDAY

August 20

 

 

 

SUNDAY

August 21

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  x  

MONDAY

August 29

 

Extended Student Service Hours thur Sept 11

Mon - Thur, 8:30am - 7:00pm;  Fri   8:30am - 2:00pm 

Sat (Aug 27 & Sept 10) 9:00am - 1:00pm

 

 

 

TODAY'S GOAL:

Help 10 Students Find

Their Way Around

WELCOME WEEK

Get Your Questions Answered

at a West Booth

 

ASO MEMBERS

Get Free Doughnuts and Pizza

at the ASO Booth on "The Walk"

 

 

MEETINGS:  X


TUESDAY

August 30                      

 

SOCCER: vs. Rio Hondo @ WLAC - 4:00pm

 

 

 

 

TODAY'S GOAL:

Help 10 More Students Find

Their Way Around

WELCOME WEEK

Get Your Questions Answered

at a West Booth

 

ASO MEMBERS

Get Free Doughnuts and Pizza

at the ASO Booth on "The Walk"

 

   MEETINGS: 10:00 Academic Affairs - PCR


WEDNESDAY

August 31

 

 

TODAY'S GOAL:

Tell A Student About WestWeek  : )

WELCOME WEEK

Get Your Questions Answered

at a West Booth

 

ASO MEMBERS

Get Free Doughnuts and Pizza

at the ASO Booth on "The Walk"

 

 

MEETINGS:  X


THURSDAY

September 1  

 

Math 125 Orientation  |  6:00 |  HLRC 4th Floor

 

SOCCER: vs. Southwestern @ Southwestern - 3:00pm

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  1:00 African American Heritage Cmte - PCR; 1:00 College Council - Winlock; 3:00 BPMC - Winlock


FRIDAY

September 2               

 

LAST DAY TO ADD CLASSES VIA ONLINE

 

SOCCER: vs. Irvine Valley @ WLAC - 3:00pm

CROSS COUNTRY: Ventura Invitational - 2:00pm

 

 

WEST ALUMNUS SETS FRANCHISE RECORD WITH BALTIMORE RAVENS

According to the Culver City Patch "David Reed set a franchise record by returning a kickoff 103 yards for a touchdown to open the second half of his team's 34-28 overtime victory... The play aired repeatedly on ESPN SportsCenter highlights and Reed earned AFC Special Teams Player of the Week..." Reed played for our Coach Miller when Miller was at Pasadena City College. When Miller came to West, Reed followed to complete his A.A. degree.

 

   MEETINGS:  10:00 Academic Affairs - PCR;


SATURDAY

September 3

 

FOOTBALL: vs. Citrus @ WLAC - 1:00pm

 

 

 

SUNDAY

September 4

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  x  

MONDAY

September 5

 

LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

 

 

 

DO YOU SHOP AT RALPHS?

Do You Shop at Ralphs? Then consider signing up for the Ralphs Community Contribution Program at www.Ralphs.com. A small donation is made to the West's Foundation each time one of our participants makes a purchase. If you are a past participant, it is time to RE-REGISTER. Our code # is 90323. THANKS!  

 

 

MEETINGS:  


 

IN THE NEWS

Fall Registration Now In-Progress

Last Day to Add Classes

Online...Sept 2         In-Person.....Sept 9

 

Fall Traditional Classes Begin: Aug 29

Saturday Classes Begin:.........Sept 3

First 8-Wk Session Begins.....Aug 29

 

Labor Day Holiday.................Sept 5

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WEST WELCOMES A NEW PRESIDENT

West welcomes its new president, Nabil Abu-Ghazaleh. Abu-Ghazaleh comes to West from Coast Community College District where he served as Vice Chancellor of Educational Services and Technology. Prior to that, he served at West's sister campus, Pierce as the Vice President of Academic Affairs. Abu-Ghazaleh takes the helm at  West on August 1, 2011. ...read more

 

GET A GREAT DEAL THROUGH ASO

Get them while they last. Discounted movie tickets for Rave, Pacific Theaters, Laemmle Theater, AMC and Regal Entertainment (Regal, UA, Edwards) $7.50 each - cash only.

 

 EAP NEWS: AUG 2011...read more

DEPRESSION?

-How do you know if you're depressed?

-The stress of being a caregiver.

-Symptoms of depression vary by age.

-What's the difference between a "sinking feeling" and true depression?

 
   
   

 CULVER CITY BUS UPDATE

 The Culver City Bus will continue to provide on-campus service in Fall 2011.

 

THANK YOU to all the students, faculty, staff, supporters and Culver City residents who sent email messages to the Council and/or who were present at the June 13 Culver City Council meeting supporting no further cuts to the Fall 2011 schedule and keeping an on-campus stop. Also, thank you to the Culver City Council for maintaining adequate on-campus service to West.

 

FALL 2011:       The Culver City Bus will return to a 7:00am - 10:00pm schedule. View schedules                

                 

>> learn more about this issue

   

MONEY NEWS

 

DEADLINE: October 5

Osher Scholarship - Open to Full & Part-time Students

Awards range from $250 to $500 per semester. To qualify, students must have received a Fee Waiver

. . . click for more information                 . . . click for additional scholarships

 

DEADLINE: ASAP

For Students Transferring to UCLA in Spring 2012 or Fall 2012 - Awards of $1,000 for male students who will be enrolled at UCLA between Fall 2011 and Spring 2013. Applicants will be evaluated based upon academic performance, and campus and community involvement.

. . . click for more information

 

TUESDAYS, 10AM - NOON

INTERNSHIPS - Find out if there is an internship for you. Most positions are paid.

These internships are provided through BuildLACCD and include Office and Administrative positions, Computer Science, Cinema and Film Production and more.

Meet with Roslin Dear on Tuesdays, 10am - 12pm in A-12 next to Counseling

 

INTERN WANTED FOR MAYORAL CAMPAIGN

Austin Beutner, 2011 WLAC Commencement Speaker and former First Deputy Mayor, is looking for unpaid student interns to work on social media messaging, materials distribution, list upkeep, events and more....learn more