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SCHOLARSHIP 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. Submit application to Financial Aid Office.

 

 

CAREER SERVICES

for Business Division Majors

If you'd like assistance finding a job and your major is Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Finance, Management, Small Business, Marketing, Paralegal or Real Estate, sign up for the new West Business Division Career Service Email...learn more

 

 

OTHER NEWS

 

TRAIN TO WORK IN THE SOLAR / ENERGY EFFICIENCY INDUSTRIES

40 Hours of FREE Career Training in Solar Sales

Solar Sales Career Exploration

Technical Aspects of Solar Panel Installation

Bridge to advanced training and/or employment

...learn more

 

POETRY, ESSAYS, MUSIC & MORE

Enjoy the Fall 2011 edition of "WEST Online Magazine" - Students, Faculty & Guest Artists share their poems, essays, music and more.

EVERY TUESDAY | 10 - Noon

BuildLACCD INTERNSHIPS

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

 

 

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!  

...read more

 

WEST PROGRAM IN THE NEWS

The Los Angeles Wave recognized a successful partnership between the Black Business Association (BBA) and West. The partnership created a 12-week Business Entrepreneur Training course that is open to the community and West students. Two successful graduates of the program were profiled. One has a thriving beverage catering business. The other became a luxury handbag designer who's bag was photographed with actress Wendy Raquel Robinson at a shoot for Kouture magazine.

 ALUMNUS MOVES TO DETROIT

West alumnus Rashied Davis has moved from the Chicago Bears to the Detroit Lions where he has already pushed up to No. 3 wide receiver. Davis had played very little football before attending West.....see article

 

WILDCAT NEWS

Congratulations to freshman Alex Amankwah who won the Mt. Sac Invitational Cross Country Race (4 miles) this weekend.

 

West Football lost to Mt. San Jacinto in a close game 42 to 45.

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MONDAY

September 26

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRANSFER CENTER

UPDATES

 

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA DEADLINE

Applying to the UC system for Fall 2012? 

You may be eligible for a UC TAG. 

Complete your TAG application by Sept. 30.  

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

Fri., Nov. 18, 8:30am – 3:00pm  

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

 

OCT 1 - NOV 30:   FALL 2012

CSU priority application period

 

NOV 1 - NOV 30:   FALL 2012

uc priority application period

 

 

 

MEETINGS:  1:30 Planning Cmte - Winlock; 2:30 Emergency DE Cmte - PCR


TUESDAY

September 27 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

   MEETINGS: 10:00 Academic Affairs - PCR; 12:30 Academic Senate  - Winlock


WEDNESDAY

September 28

 

 

VOLLEYBALL: vs. Moorpark @ Moorpark - 6:00pm

 

 

 

 

MEETINGS:  8:00 Achieving the Dream - Winlock;  10:00 Counseling Staff - Winlock; 1:00 Language Arts Mtg - PCR;

                   (Tentative) Curriculum Cmte - HLRC 4th 


THURSDAY

September 29 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  8:00 Achieving the Dream - Winlock; 1:00 Digital Design Studio Mtg - Winlock;  (Tentative) 1:00 Leadership Retreat Mtg - PCR


FRIDAY

September 30               

 

CROSS COUNTRY: SoCal Preview - 11:00am

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

VOLLEYBALL: vs. Oxnard @ Oxnard - 6:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   MEETINGS:  10:00 Digital Design Studio Mtg - Winlock


SATURDAY

October 1

 

RDHAP SYMPOSIUM  |  Fine Arts Theater

 

 

FOOTBALL:    vs. Pierce @ West - 1:00pm

 

 

 

SUNDAY

October 2

 

 

 

  MEETINGS:  RDHAP Symposium  

MONDAY

October 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEETINGS:  1:00 (Tentative) 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.

 

 EAP NEWS: AUG 2011...read more

THE ART OF COMMUNICATION

-Your Body Language Speaks Volumes

-Listen for Better Communication

-Improve Communications with Teens

-Getting Past Getting Your Way

 

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

 

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. Submit application to Financial Aid Office.

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

 

CA Community Colleges Student Financial Aid Administrators Assoc Scholarship - Open to all CA Community College Students who are also CA Residents. Preference given to applicants who have overcome a hardship and/or have financial need. Awards are $500. Submit application to Financial Aid Office.

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

 

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