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LET'S SPEND $80K!

We've got $80,000 and we're not afraid to spend it. Help us determine how this WLAC Foundation fund should be spent.

 

PROPOSALS DUE BY OCT. 28, 2011

>> Learn more

>> Proposal submission form

While West will not offer a Winter session this year due to budget cuts, students will still receive a Winter registration appointment date. This appointment date can be used at one of our sister campuses offering a Winter session including East Los Angeles College, Trade Tech and Valley. Winter registration begins: Priority - Oct 24; Continuing - Oct 27; New & Returning - Nov 7

 

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TUES, OCT 25: RESUME WORKSHOP

This  comprehensive workshop in D-107 is for students majoring in accounting, business, finance, management, marketing, paralegal studies and real estate. Space is limited. RSVP to Jacobson@WLAC.edu

Have you joined the Business Division's Yahoo group to received job postings?...learn more

 

THUR, OCT 27: BE INFORMED & ACT

WLAC's Political Club invites you to learn more about tuition hikes and budget cuts. Activities, raffles, prizes, guest speakers and more. Fine Arts Theater - 1:00 to 3:00pm

 

 

THUR, OCT 27: CAMPUS CLEANUP

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to help Alpha Gamma Sigma (AGS) do a campus cleanup on Oct 27 from 3:30-5:30pm. Snack & refreshments provided. For more info, email WLAC.AGS@gmail.com

 

 

WED, OCT 26: HALLOWEEN SHIRTS

Get your Halloween t-shirt on "The Walk" between 11:00am - 1:00pm. Just $6 or two shirts for $10.

 

Proceeds go to West's AGS scholarship fund.

 

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$10,000 FOR STUDENTS

TAKING ONLINE CLASSES

Students who are single parents and enrolled in one of our fully or partially online degree programs qualify to apply for this scholarship...learn more

 

 

 

WEST RECEIVES $2.4 MILLION TO

INCREASE AFRICAN AMERICAN

STUDENT SUCCESS

LEARN (Leading & Energizing African American Students through Research and Knowledge) received a 4-year grant to continue its efforts to assist those African American students who enter college underprepared to succeed. Students at target high school and middle schools will also benefit from the program's activities . . . learn more.  

 

OUR SYMPATHIES TO

Darrell Roberson in the Transfer Center. Darrell mother passed away on October 18. Viewing:  Wed, Oct 26. 12pm - 8pm, Harrison Ross Mortuaries - 4601 Crenshaw Blvd, LA 90001. Funeral Services: Thur, Oct 27  10am, Greater True Friendship Baptist Church - 1843 West Vernon Ave - LA 90062.

 

ADJUNCT FACULTY ELIGIBLE FOR EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND

The AFT Faculty Guild has approved a pilot program allowing adjunct faculty, who do not have other full-time jobs, to be eligible to apply for the Member Emergency Relief Fund. To be eligible, the adjunct instructor must be on the seniority list and have lost all Fall 2011 assignments or have assignments reduced by 50% compared to Spring. DEADLINE: NOV 30...learn more

 

WILDCATS UPDATE

3 CONSECUTIVE WINS!

Wildcats football defeated Valley on Saturday (10/15) 28 to 26. This is their third consecutive victory making them undefeated in conference play.

 

FACULTY / staff EDITION

MONDAY

October 24

 

 

 

3:30  Backwards Design for Creating Learning Plans

...view details & complete schedule

...view details & complete schedule

 

 

 

EAP NEWS: OCT 2011

EMBRACING DIFFERENCES

-Tolerance

-Disability Etiquette

-Mix it up at Lunch

...read more

 

 

 

TRANSFER CENTER

UPDATES

 

REPS ON CAMPUS

Check with the Center             

 

 

OCT 1 - NOV 30:   FALL 2012

CSU priority application period

 

NOV 1 - NOV 30:   FALL 2012

uc priority application period

 

 

INTERESTED IN UCLA?

Attend UCLA Transfer Day

Sat, Nov 5, 9:30am – 2:00pm at UCLA  

RSVP required www.admissions.ucla.edu/UCLAEvents/transferconference/

Attend the UCLA TAP / Transfer Conference

Fri., Nov. 18, 8:30am – 3:00pm  

Register at www.tap.ucla.edu/conference.htm

 

CAL STATE LONG BEACH  Admissions Wrkshps

Nov 4 & 18, 2:00pm – 4:30pm at CSULB  

RSVP to www.outreach.csulb.edu

 

LOYOLA MARYMOUNT  Transfer Preview Day

Oct 28 & Nov 11, 9:00am – 1:30pm at Loyola  

RSVP to www.transfer@lmu.edu

 

 

MEETINGS: 1:00 Planning Cmte - Winlock


TUESDAY

October 25

 

 

SOCCER:  vs. Oxnard at Oxnard - 4:00pm

CROSS COUNTRY: Cuesta College - 12:00pm

 

 

 

 

  3:30   Working in the Cloud: Best Online Services for Storing

           and Sharing Your Data

...view details & complete schedule

 

 

 

HEALTH BENEFITS WORKSHOP - OPEN ENROLLMENT

12:00 - 2:00PM  |  MSA 005 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUES, OCT 25: RESUME WORKSHOP @ 5:30

This  comprehensive workshop in D-107 is for students majoring in accounting, business, finance, management, marketing, paralegal studies and real estate. Space is limited. RSVP to Jacobson@WLAC.edu

Have you joined the Business Division's Yahoo group to received job postings?...learn more

 

EVERY TUESDAY | 10 - Noon

BuildLACCD INTERNSHIPS

Learn more about the paid internship program through BuildLACCD...learn more

 

 

 

 

   MEETINGS: 10:00 Academic Affairs Mtg - PCR;  12:00 Academic Senate -


WEDNESDAY

October 26

 

 

VOLLEYBALL: vs. Bakersfield @ West - 7:00pm

 

 

 

3:30  Money Saving tips by Using Online Websites & More

...view details & complete schedule

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WED, OCT 26: HALLOWEEN SHIRTS

Get your Halloween t-shirt on "The Walk" between 11:00am - 1:00pm. Just $6 or two shirts for $10.

 

Proceeds go to West's AGS scholarship fund.

 

 

MEETINGS:  10:00 Dental Hygiene Folder Review - PCR; 10:00 Counseling Mtg - Winlock;  1:00 Leadership Retreat Mtg - Winlock; 

                     2:00 Language Arts Mtg - PCR;  2:30 Data Team Mtg - HLRC 4th flr


THURSDAY

October 27 

 

 

 

 1:00 Poll Everywhere for Classroom Fun!

 2:15 The Electronic Tools for Transfer

 3:30 Understanding the Articulation Process

...view details & complete schedule

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THUR, OCT 27: CAMPUS CLEANUP

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to help Alpha Gamma Sigma (AGS) do a campus cleanup on Oct 27 from 3:30-5:30pm. Snack & refreshments provided. For more info, email WLAC.AGS@gmail.com

 

THUR, OCT 27: BE INFORMED & ACT

WLAC's Political Club invites you to learn more about tuition hikes and budget cuts. Activities, raffles, prizes, guest speakers and more. Fine Arts Theater - 1:00 to 3:00pm

  MEETINGS:  12:30 Resource Development Cmte - Winlock; 2:30 Discipline Hearing Cmte - PCR; 3:00 US Student Housing - PCR


FRIDAY

October 28              

 

 

SOCCER: vs. Ventura @ West - 4:00pm

VOLLEYBALL: vs. Citrus @ West - 7:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

   MEETINGS:  8:00 Culver City Symphony Orchestra Rehearsal - FA100


SATURDAY

October 29

 

DISTRICT TESTING 

Fine Arts Theater (Park in S. Parking Structure)...view campus map

 

 

FOOTBALL:    BYE

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY

October 30

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  x  

MONDAY

October 31

 

 

1:00 SAP Financials

2:15 Microsoft Excel Overview

Microsoft Word Overview

...view details & complete schedule

 

 

 

 

MEETINGS:  1:00 Leadership Retreat Cmte - Winlock


 

IN THE NEWS

 

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.

 

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!  

      

ATTENTION TRANSFER BOUND STUDENTS

Are you applying to the UC system for Fall 2012?  You may be eligible for a UC TAG.  The application period to complete your TAG is Sept.1-Sept.30,2011.  Go to uctag.universityofcalifornia.edu to submit your application.  Stop by the transfer center in A13 for details.

 

Interested in UCLA?  Attend the UCLA TAP / Transfer Conference

                                Friday, November 18, 2011   8:30am – 3:00pm  

                                Register at www.tap.ucla.edu/conference.htm

 

FALL 2012 priority application period for CSU system is Oct.1-Nov.30, 2011.

FALL 2012 priority application period for UC system is Nov.1-Nov.30, 2011.

 

 

   

MONEY NEWS

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