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Class Changes / Cancellations List

 

Spring Semester Begins...........Feb 7

Last day to

Add Classes Online...................Feb 11

Add Classes In-Person...............Feb 17

Drop Classes w fees refund.........Feb 22

 

STUDENT SERVICE HOURS

Jan 31 - Feb 25

Admissions/Business Office

Counseling/Financial Aid

Mon - Thur .....................8:30am - 7:00pm

    Feb 7-9 Admissions opens at 8:00am

Fri.................................8:30am - 2:00pm

Sat (Feb 5 & 12).............9:00am - 1:00pm

 

Bookstore: Feb 7 -19

Mon - Thur .....................8:00am - 8:30pm

Fri & Sat........................8:00am - 3:00pm

 

Parking

view parking map

Students may do not need a permit to park from Feb 7 - Feb 20. Student MAY NOT park in Faculty/Staff lots at any time. Violators may be cited.

 

College Blvd Opens

College Blvd., connecting the campus to Jefferson between Overland and LaCienega, will open during February.

 

 

FYI...

President's Update -

Looking Back at 2010

Facing the Challenges of 2011

 

Book Rental Program Expanded

 

...learn more

...Bookstore: Winter Sale!

 

 

Have Your Financial Aid

The 1ST DAY Of Class

Download your FAFSA now for 2011 - 2012. Submit by March 2, 2011 to ensure that your award is waiting for you when Fall classes start.

 

NHBWA Scholarshp $500 - $1000

Must have 3.0 GPA or better, Participate in service and demonstrate financial need

Applications due March 19

 

 

FACULTY / STAFF IN THE NEWS

Recently, English Professor Katherine Boutry's episode of "The Haunting" aired on cable network the Hub. Meanwhile, Inside Higher Ed praised her recent presentation and sited how her dynamic style has even inspired student tattoos...read more

Become Industry Certified

Information Sessions Feb 8 - 9

Earn a degree and become industry certified to work in computer science information technology...learn more

 

Be Ready to Work in Just 4 Months

POSTPONED Orientation/Info Mtg

watch for announcement of new date later this Spring

Become qualified to work assembling aircraft for Northrop...learn more

 

 

 

 

 

They Will Be Missed: In case you missed their quite exits, West said farewell to Eloise Crippens, Transfer Honors Coordinator and and Mary Jane McMaster, Mathematics Chair who retired at the end of the Fall 2010 semester. Long-time Office Assistant and West alumna Agatha Pierre has also left and is off to greater opportunities.

 

FACULTY EDITION: January 31 -  February 13

 

MONDAY

January 31

 

 

 

 

 

MEETINGS:  


TUESDAY

February 1

 

 


 

 

 

 

TOASTMASTERS:

Gain more confidence

speaking in front of others.

Tuesdays |  Noon | B4 202

for info: (310) 287-4537

 

   MEETINGS:  8:00 Learning Skills Interviews - PCR;  11:00 Accreditation Workshop - Winlock;  12:30 Divisional Council - HLRC

 


WEDNESDAY

February 2

 

 

  Men's Basketball- vs. Bakersfield @ West - 5 pm      Women's Basketball- vs. Bakersfield @ West - 7 pm

 

          

 

 

MEETINGS:  8:00 Learning Skills Interviews - PCR;   1:00 Standard III  - Winlock;   1:00 Standard IV - PCR;


THURSDAY

February 3

 

 

ADJUNCT FACULTY ORIENTATION  | 5:00pm  |  HLRC

Men's Baseball- vs Porterville @ Porterville 2:00pm

 

 

 

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


FRIDAY

February 4

  

Dental Hygiene Program Orientation | 9:00am  |  FA100

 

Men's Baseball- vs Riverside @ Riverside 6:00pm

 

 

   MEETINGS:  ASO Retreat


SATURDAY

February 5

 

 

   

Men's Basketball-      vs Valley @ West 5:00pm

Women's Basketball- vs Valley @ West 7:00pm

 

 

 

SUNDAY

February 6

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:    

MONDAY

February 7  

SPRING SEMESTER BEGINS

 

 

 

 

 

TRANSFER CENTER NEWS

Unless otherwise noted, representatives from the following colleges will be available in the

Transfer Center (A13), next to Admissions

 

CAL STATE DOMINGUEZ HILLS

Tues, Feb 8   10:00AM - 3:00PM

Tues, Feb 15 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Thur, Feb 24  10:00AM - 3:00PM

 

AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE

Mon, Feb 14   9:00AM - 12:30PM

 

UC BERKELEY

Tues, Feb 22  10:00AM - 2:00PM

 

CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE

Wed, Feb 23  10:30AM - 2:00PM

 

CAL STATE los angeles

Thur, Feb 24 

10:30AM - 1:00PM Meet Representatives

2:00PM - 3:00PM   Workshop (A12-104)

 

 

MEETINGS:  


TUESDAY

February 8

 

 

TOASTMASTERS

Gain more confidence speaking in front of others

Tuesday | Noon | B4 202  for info: (310) 287-4537
 

 

 

 

   MEETINGS:  12:30 Academic Senate - ;  :30 - Program Review - HLRC 4th Flr

 


WEDNESDAY

February 9

 

 

  Men's Basketball- vs. SMC @ SMC 5:00      Women's Basketball- vs. SMC @ SMC 7:00

          

 

 

MEETINGS:  10:00 Counseling Staff - ;  1:00 Language Arts - ; 2:00 Budget Cmte - Winlock


THURSDAY

February 10

 

 

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  10:00 EMC - Winlock; 1:30 Vietnam Project - ; 5:00 Adjunct -


FRIDAY

February 11

Last Day to Add Classes Online

 

  

 

Men's Baseball- Southwestern @ Southwestern  2:00pm

 

 

   MEETINGS:  8:00 PO Meeting -


SATURDAY

February 12

 

 

Men's Basketball-       vs Glendale @ Glendale 5:00

Women's Basketball- vs Glandale @ Glendale 7:00

Men's Baseball-

vs. Grossmont @ Grossmont  10:00pm & vs. San Diego @ Morley Field 2:00

Track & Field - All Comers Meet @ WLAC

 

 

 

SUNDAY

February 13

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:    

 
 
 

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DATES
TO
KNOW

EVENTS

Last Day To...

Add Classes Online...................Feb 11

Add Classes In-Person...............Feb 17

Drop Classes w fees refund.........Feb 22

Drop Classes w/o "W"................Mar 4

Drop Classes w "W"...................May 6

click for full Academic Calendar

 

 


 

 

IN THE NEWS

 

 

Professor Boutry's TV Episode Airs &

She is Lauded in Inside Higher Education for Presentation

Children’s cable network The Hub aired “The Haunting: The Series” in January. Dr. Boutry is a writer for the series. Additionally, Inside Higher Ed lauded the professor for a recent presentation. “[Prof. Boutry] offered the ultimate in concrete evidence during a discussion at the annual meeting of the Modern Language Association about English pedagogy at community colleges. When students filled out their course evaluations, three wrote that they had gotten tattoos that read “fear no more,” a key phrase from the [Virginia Woolf] novel.” Read the complete article at (http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2011/01/12/teaching_literature_at_community_colleges)

 

   

 

WILDCATS UPDATE

SCHOLAR-ATHLETES OF THE MONTH:

Elizabeth Vick - Women's Soccer
Vick is a graduate of Redondo Union High School and a second year student-athlete at West. She was one of the first members of the initial West Los Angeles College Women’s Soccer program that was founded in the Fall of 2008.
Vick has been one of the mainstays of the team and has played an integral role in the rebuilding efforts of new Head Coach, Jimmie Avalos and his staff. She is planning to earn her Associate Degree and transfer to a four-year institution to pursue a Bachelor's degree in Child Development....read more

 

 

 

Joseph Hyman - Football
Hyman is a 2009 graduate of Pacific Palisades High School where he was a two-sport standout in football and basketball.  Following his freshman season at West, Hyman dedicated himself both in the classroom and on the field and returned for his second season of athletic eligibility as a mature leader and team captain. He has developed a quality work ethic, and is a "lead by example" type of player. As a Wildcat starting receiver, Hyman is currently ranked second in the American Pacific Conference in total receiving yards, receptions per game and has scored eight touchdowns. Hyman is a dedicated student who has worked hard to earn a cumulative 3.2 GPA ...read more

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

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