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May 19 Events

MORE INFO & RSVP | EVENT MAP | SEE COMMERCIAL

 

Student Showcase

TUES, MAY 15 | 12:30 - 3:00 | on THE WALK...read more

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DATES TO KNOW

Dates
May 10-June 3: 2012 Fall Cont. Student Registration
Mon, May 14 - 17: Mandatory tuberculosis testing for West employees (see days below)
Sat, May 19:
Celebrating Excellence (Honors & Scholarship Recognition)
May 29 - June 4: Finals (see details on 2nd pg of pdf)
June 4: 2012 Fall New/Returning Student Registration
June 5:
Graduation
...see academic calendar

 

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

 

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.

 
 
 
 
 

TRANSFER CENTER NEWS

Transfer CenterPlanning to Transfer to a UC or Cal State in Fall or Spring? Get your IGETC Certification May 10 & 17 - 1:00 - 4:00; May 24 - 3:00 - 5:00; June 7 - 12:30 - 3:00
see flyer

CSULA Workshop
, Mon, May 14 @ 10:30 - SSB 345
ON CAMPUS THIS WEEK: UC Berkeley, UCLA, CSULA, CSUDH, National University, Mt. St. Mary's, Antioch

 

LEARN WORKSHOPS TO INCREASE STUDENT SUCCESS

Learn Workshops
May 17 - Project LEARN Roundtable | 1:30 | HLRC 112
May 23 - Where Do I Go From Here | 1:30 | HLRC 112

EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM

Emergency Alert SymbolSign up for this free service to receive a text message in the event of a campus emergency including notice to evacuate, closure of an area or building, earthquake, fire, intruder, etc....click to sign up


 

GRADUATION GOWNS & GIFTS

Graduation Gowns & Gifts Have you picked up your graduation cap and gown from the WLAC Bookstore yet? While you're there, get your alumni t-shirt and/or other gifts for graduating friends...click for pricing on cap, gown, announcements, etc.

Graduation season specials include Tweak Headphones for just $5.99

 
 
 
 
 

SUMMER IN SPAIN, WINTER IN CHILE

Study AbroadTake advantage of this great opportunity to travel for less, get college credit, and improve your Spanish through West's Study Abroad program. In Salamanca, Spain, you'll stay in a lovely university city that dates from pre-Roman times and has been a center of learning since the Middle Ages. In Chile, study in the city of Valparaiso, minutes from beautiful beaches and renowned for its beauty and cultural activities...learn more.

 

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

Parking PassStarting August 2012, you can buy your WLAC semester parking pass online and GET IT IN THE MAIL. No more waiting in line!
2012 Fall parking passes go on sale online on August 1 at www.WLAC.edu/BusinessOffice.
Students will still have the option of purchasing a parking pass in-person at the Business Office in SSB. In-person purchases also begin August 1, 2012.

 

 

FACULTY/STAFF
ORDER YOUR REGALIA TODAY!

RegaliaIt's that time already. Order your graduation regalia today.
Bachelors.............................$25 Masters.................................$45
Doctorate .............................$55
click for order form

Graduation is June 5. Our Commencement speaker will be Avis Ridley-Thomas.

         

 

FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

May 14

 

   

FALL 2012 - CONTINUING STUDENT REGISTRATION MAY 10 - JUNE 3

EAP  

READ THE LASTEST EAP NEWS: MAY 2012: Play: It's more than fun and games; Making time for child's play; The real value of hobbies; Have you laughed today? ...view newsletter
THIS MONTH'S WEBINARS
: MAY 17 - Are we having fun yet? Putting play into daily life; MAY 22 - Giving the gift of forgiveness

Transfer Center  
TRANSFER CENTER EVENT
:
CSULA - Next Steps Workshop: 10:30am - 11:30am | SSB 345
TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:
CSULA | 11:30am - 12:30pm
UCLA | 9:00am - 12:00pm
Antioch | 10:00am - 1:00pm
health   FACULTY/STASFF --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
MANDATORY TB TESTING |
7:00am - 11:00am | HLRC 4th Flr
Tech Fair   | 1:00PM
| 2:15PM
| 3:30...view Spring schedule
MEETINGS:   1:00 Facilities Cmte - SSB Multipurpose; 1:00 Transfer Honors Council - Winlock; 2:30 AtD Data Team - PCR; 2:30 TRiO SSS - MSA 010;
3:00 CPM Selection - SSB Multipurpose

TUESDAY

May 15

 

event

 

  2ND ANNUAL STUDENT SHOWCASE 12:30 - 2:00 | on THE WALK
Come view the project posters of students in English, Math, Physics, Anthropology, Dental Hygiene, Allied Health, and ESL and celebrate their hard work. Food | Music | Prizes...learn more

internships

 

  IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO SECURE AN INTERNSHIP
Let Rosiland help you find an internship through LACCD Build. Most are paid. A variety of skill sets are needed. Meet with Roslin on Tuesdays from 10:00am - 12:00pm in the WLAC Personnel Office, SSB 4th Flr. Or, call (310) 925-3330.

Transfer Center

 

  TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:
National University | 10:00am - 12:00pm
health  

FACULTY/STASFF -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
MANDATORY TB TESTING |
11:00am - 3:00pm | HLRC 4th Flr

Tech Fair   FACULTY / STAFF TECH FAIR:
MEETINGS:   10:00 Academic Affairs Staff - PCR; 9:00 FIMM Training - SSB Multipurpose; 10:00 Budget Webinar - VPSS; 1:00 Humanities Div Mtg - SSB Multipurpose; 1:00 Transfer Cmte - PCR; 1:00 Accreditation Steering; 3:00 Technology Cmte - Winlock; 3:00 Senate Exec - PCR

WEDNESDAY

May 16

 

     
Transfer Event   TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:
UCLA (peer rep) | 9:00 - 12:00
UC Berkeley | 10:00am - 2:00pm
Mt. St. Mary's| 10:00am - 1:00pm

clubs

 

 

BLACK STUDENT UNION | 3:30pm | Winlock

Tech Fair   FACULTY / STAFF TECH FAIR:
MEETINGS:   9:00 Office of Instruction - PCR; 12:30 Program Review Cmte - PCR; 1:30 Distance Ed Cmte- Winlock; 2:30 AtD Mtd - SSB Multipurpose; 3:30 Digital Design - PCR; 5:30 YBS - MSA 202

THURSDAY

May 17

 

Learn  

PROJECT LEARN ROUNDTABLE | 1:30pm | HLRC 112

Transfer Event

 

 

TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:
Cal State Dominguez | 9:00 - 3:00 at MSA Plaza or in SSB 340
PLANNING TO TRANSFER TO A UC OR CAL STATE NEXT FALL / SPRING? | 1:00 - 4:00pm | SSB 340
Get your IGETC certification to ensure that you get appropriate credit for all of classes you have completed... ( what's IGETC? )

 

health   FACULTY/STASFF ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
TB TEST SKIN READKING
| HLRC 4th Flr
Event  

CITIZEN'S OVERSIGHT CMTE | 11:00am | SSB Multipurpose

LACCD  

PERSONNEL COMMISSION ON CAMPUSin PCR

Tech Fair  

| 3:30...view Spring schedule

MEETINGS:   12:30 Earthfest - PCR; 1:00 Open House Mtg - TBA; 1:00 AFT Faculty Guild - Winlock; 3:00 Ed Policies & Standards - PCR

FRIDAY

May 18

   

 

Wildcats

 

 

TRACK & FIELD: State Championships | Cerritos

 

LACCD   DISTRICT ADMIN COUNCIL| 8:00am | SSB Multipurpose
ASCCC SLO Workshop | 9:00am | HLRC 4th Flr
Tech Fair  

FACULTY / STAFF TECH FAIR - WEBINARS:
| 10:15am

MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 19

Event

 

 

 

THESE ACTIVITIES OPEN TO ALLl...RSVP RECOMMENDED-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
OPEN HOUSE & INFORMATION SESSIONS:
...learn more
Information Fair - 11:00 - 2:00: Get information on majors, services and careers. Food & Music...see map
Information Sessions: 11:00 Paralegal; 11:00 Computer Science; 11:00 University Transfer; 11:30 Preparing for the Assessment Test;
12:30 Film/TV production Crafts; 12:30 Financial Aid; 1:00 Getting Started; 1:30 Allied Health; 1:30 University Transfer; 1:30 Financial Aid...see map
For the Kids: 10:00am - Kids' Soccer Clinic; 11:00am - Girls Volleyball Clinic; 11:30 - 2:00 Inflatable Obstacle Course...see map

Event

 

 

The events below are by invitation only-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
High School Event | Upward Bound / MYD:
8:00am | FA Complex - best parking in South Parking Structure...see map
Ribbon Cutting: 9:00am | SSB / GC Courtyard - best parking in Lot 5...see map
Celebrating Excellence: 10:20am | SSB Lawn - park in Lot 5 or South Parking Structure...see map

Wildcats  


TRACK & FIELD: State Championships | Cerritos

 

SUNDAY

May 20

   

 

     

MONDAY

May 21

   

 

EAP   READ THE LASTEST EAP NEWS: MAY 2012: Play: It's more than fun and games; Making time for child's play; The real value of hobbies; Have you laughed today? ...view newsletter
THIS MONTH'S WEBINARS
: MAY 17 - Are we having fun yet? Putting play into daily life; MAY 22 - Giving the gift of forgiveness
Tech Fair  

FACULTY / STAFF
| 1:00PM
| 2:15PM
Know What Your Students Should Know When They Enter Your Class! | 3:30...view Spring schedule

 

     
MEETINGS:   x
 

 

OTHER NEWS

 

 

 

Athletic Field  

ATHLETIC FIELD & TRACK CLOSURES
updated Dec.7, 2011

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.