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BOOK BUY BACK May 29 - June 5
Trade Your Books for Cash
at the WLAC Bookstore

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Monday - Thursday: 8:30am – 7:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 8:30am – 3:00pm

 

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DATES TO KNOW

Dates May 29: Prof. White's Voice Class will perform the National Anthem at the LA Spark’s Game at 7:00pm.

May 29 - June 4: Finals (see details on 2nd pg of pdf)
June 2: Small Business Forum .. learn more
June 3: Football Field/Track area closed for film shoot
June 4: 2012 Fall New/Returning Student Registration
June 5:
Graduation
June 11 - Aug 17: WestWeek on Vacation
...see academic calendar

TRANSFER CENTER NEWS

Planning to Transfer to a UC or Cal State in Fall or Spring? Get your IGETC Certification June 7 - 12:30 - 3:00 see flyer

 

FALL SCHEDULE AVAILABLE
ONLINE & IN BOOKSTORE

Fall ScheduleFall Registration Begins:
Priority: May 7-9
Continuing: May 10 - June 3
New & Returning: Mon, June 4

 

NO SUMMER SESSION AT WEST

Unfortunately, West will not offer a 2012 Summer Session. Of the LACCD colleges, ELAC and Pierce have confirmed that they will offer a summer session...connect to the other LACCD college sites

2012 FALL PARKING PASS:
PAY ONLINE, GET IT IN THE MAIL

Parking PassStarting August 2012, you have the option of buying your WLAC semester parking pass online and RECEIVING IT IN THE MAIL. 2012 Fall parking passes go on sale online on August 1 at www.WLAC.edu/BusinessOffice

 

WILDCATS UPDATES

Wildcats49ers DRAFT WEST ALUMNI
Alumni DaJuan Cofield, part of the Wildcats Football Team in 2008 and 2009, has signed a free agent contract with the San Francisco 49ers...read more

ALUMNI HEADED FOR NATIONALS WITH ASU
Angelo State University track coach praised our track alumni Patrick Hunter in a recent article...read more

2011-2012
ATHLETES OF THE YEAR

Congratulations to track athlete Shawnice Williams and football/track athlete Kevin Ally. In addition to their outstanding athletic accomplishments, both are on target to transfer in the Fall...read more

 
 
 
 
 

$1,250 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

ScholarshipsDegreedUp $1,250 Scholarships. ANY student (future or current) that has been accepted or attends a community college, technical/trade college, or university may apply. Some applicants may receive a free product from the DegreedUp store...learn more

 

9th GRADERS INVITED TO APPLY FOR
FREE EMPOWERMENT ACADEMY

Hill HarperWest's Institute for Student Excellence (WISE) and actor Hill Harper’s Manifest Your Destiny Foundation (MYDF) will bring ninth graders to campus for a two-week empowerment academy. There is no
charge to participate in this program if accepted. The academy runs from July 23 – August 3, 2012.s...learn more.


 

CONGRATULATIONS TO...

thumbs upThe following faculty who were elected to be Division Chairs from July 2012 to June 2015:
Abraha Bahta, Science Division; Michael Arata, Fine Arts & Humanities; Fran Leonard, Language Arts; Carmen Dones, Allied Health.

Kristina Thomas in Academic Affairs on the completion of her Master of Public Administration degree from Cal State Long Beach.


 
 
 
 
 

WEST IN THE NEWS

NewsWoogie Thomas Passes Away at 58… He recently taught grip classes at Hollywood Cinema Production/West L.A. College…read more in BELOW THE LINE

West Los Angeles College Celebrates New Buildings…read more in the Culver City Patch

 

West Los Angeles College to close certain areas for film shoot on June 3…read more in the LA Wave

West Alumni Army Pfc. Brandon L. Davis, completed basic military training at Fort Benning, Ga…read more in The Lima News

How To Read Your Opponents’ Tells At The Poker Table…“The Engineer,” a noted author and poker professor at Claude Pepper Sr. Citizen Center and at West Los Angeles College…read more in Gaming Today

 

Colbert Spawns SuperPACs 'For A Better Tomorrow'
COLBERT: A do-it-yourself superPAC kit that you can order. All you need is a burning desire for civil engagement and $99…REX PEREZ: Howard Stern Fans for a Baba Booey Tomorrow, Tomorrow…SIEGEL: That's Rex Perez, a statistics professor at West Los Angeles College…read more on the NPR web site

         

 

FACULTY / STAFF EDITION


MONDAY

May 28

 

     
   

MEMORIAL DAY: CAMPUS CLOSED

     
     
MEETINGS:   12:30 Planning Committee

TUESDAY

May 29

 

   

FINALS & BOOK BUY BACK: MAY 29 - JUNE 4

Event   RECEPTION FOR NEWLY TENURED FACULTY (by invitation) | 12:45 pm | HLRC 4th Flr
     
MEETINGS:   9:00 Academic Affairs Staff - PCR; 12:00 Business Division Election - PCR

WEDNESDAY

May 30

 

event   Science Division Retirement Party | 12:30pm | HLRC 4C
MEETINGS:   8:00 Office of Instruction - PCR; 11:00 11:30 Business Division Faculty Meetings - PCR; 1:30 Black Student Club - Winlock; 4:30 Young Black Scholars - MSA 202

THURSDAY

May 31

 

   



MEETINGS:   10:00 AFT Unit Meeting - Multipurpose Room

FRIDAY

June 1

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

     
MEETINGS:   9:00 Commencement Meeting - A9DH

SATURDAY

June 2

 

Event

 

SMALL BUSINESS SEMINAR | 10:00am - 1:00pm | FA Theater (Park in South Parking Structure)... learn more

SUNDAY

June 3

Event  

FOOTBALL FIELD & TRACK AREA CLOSED FOR FILM SHOOT

     

MONDAY

June 4

   

 

    Facilities meeting moved from June 4 to June 18 @ 3:00pm | SSB 414
     
MEETINGS:   x
 

 

OTHER NEWS

 

 

 

Athletic Field  

ATHLETIC FIELD & TRACK CLOSURES
updated May 29, 2012

SUNDAY, JUNE 3 - THE ATHLETIC FIELD & TRACK AREA WILL BE CLOSED FOR A FILM SHOOTING. The perimeter of the campus is still open to walkers/joggers.

NORMAL HOURS: The Athletic Field & Track are closed to walker / joggers Sunday 9:00am - 4:00pm (Simon Bolivar Soccer League) and week days from 1:00 - 3:00pm (WLAC Soccer Class). In January, the track is closed week days from 12:00 - 5:00pm (WLAC Track & Feild practice)

College and community organizations using the field may close the gates earlier than the times stated above to prepare for their events. Additionally, the events may run over their time slots.

Please check back regulary for updates to the Athletics Field & Track schedule.

The track opens at 6:30am and closes at dark. Personal trainers who charge their clients must rent time on the track or any other athletic facility. Use of the turf field requires a permit.

NAMED 2011 BEST PLACE TO WALK & JOG (Culver City News)
Walkers and joggers are also welcome to use the perimeter of the campus and College Blvd which connect the campus to Jefferson.
If your dog is with you, please keep him/her on a leash and scoop the poop. Thanks.