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Dr. Jennifer James

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DATES TO KNOW

DatesMay 7-9: 2012 Fall Priority Registration
May 10-June 3: 2012 Fall Cont. Student Registration
Mon, May 14: Mandatory tuberculosis testing for West employees | 7 - 11am | Tues, May 15: Mandatory tuberculosis testing for West employees | 11am - 3pm | Thur, May 17: Skin Test Reading -- all in HLRC 4th Flrs
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

 
May 19 Event
 
 
 
 
 

TRANSFER CENTER NEWS

Transfer CenterHAVE YOU BEEN ADMITTED TO A UNIVERSITY? Congratulations! Don't miss our "Next-Steps" workshop designed for you. Wed, May 9 @ 5pm or Thur, May 10 @ 12pm in SSB 414.

CSULA Workshop
, Mon, May 7@ 10:30 - SSB 345
ON CAMPUS THIS WEEK: CSUN, National University, Mt. St. Mary's, UCLA, University of San Francisco, CSUDH,
Planning 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


 

LEARN WORKSHOPS TO INCREASE STUDENT SUCCESS

Learn WorkshopsMay 9 - Overcoming Math Anxiety | 1:30pm | HLRC 112
May 17 - Project LEARN Roundtable | 1:30 | HLRC 112
May 23 - Where Do I Go From Here | 1:30 | HLRC 112

ASO EventMay 7 - Club Day on The Walk

May 8 - Blood Drive

May 9 -- Student Services Discussion

 

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 7

 

   

FALL 2012 - PRIORITY REGISTRATION MAY 7 - 9

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 3 - What's youR EQ? Tips on being emotionally intelligent; MAY 10 - On time: Secrets of being punctual, prepared and productive; MAY 17 - Are we having fun yet? Putting play into daily life; MAY 22 - Giving the gift of forgiveness

Club Event  

ASO CLUB DAY | 11:00 - 2:00 | on "The Walk"
Booths, Information, Fun

Transfer Center   TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:
CSUN: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Event   YOUNG BLACK SCHOLARS | 5:00pm | MSA 202
Tech Fair   FACULTY / STAFF
| 1:00PM
| 2:15PM
| 3:30
Intro to Twitter | 5:00PM...view Spring schedule
MEETINGS:   8:00 Budget - VPSS; 12:00 Division Chair Election - PCR; 1:00 ICC - A9; 2:00 Faculty Senate Election Ballot Counting - Winlock; 3:00 Facilities Cmte - SSB Multipurpose Rm; 7:00 CC Symphony Rehearsal - FA104

TUESDAY

May 8

 

Blood Drive   SAVE A LIFE, DONATE BLOOD TODAY: RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE | on "The Walk""
Transfer Center   TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:
National University | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Mt. St. Mary's | 10:00am - 1:00pm
   

 

Tech Fair   FACULTY / STAFF TECH FAIR:
...view Spring schedule
MEETINGS:   10:00 Academic Affairs Staff - PCR; 12:00 Academic Senate - Winlock

WEDNESDAY

May 9

 

Club Event  

LET'S TALK ABOUT STUDENT SERVICES | 1:00 - 2:45pm | GC 410
Join a discussion about student services sponsored by the Political Club
BLACK STUDENT CLUB | 2:30pm | Winlock

Learn   WORKSHP: OVERCOMING MATH ANXIETY sponsored by LEARN | 1:30pm | HLRC 112

Transfer Event   TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:
UCLA (peer rep) | 9:00 - 12:00
Univ of San Francisco | 10:00am - 1:00pm
Cal State Dominquez | 9:30am - 3:00pm
Event  

YOUNG BLACK SCHOLARS | 5:30pm | MSA 202

Tech Fair   FACULTY / STAFF TECH FAIR:
...view Spring schedule
MEETINGS:   9:00 Office of Instruction - PCR; 12:45 Program Review Cmte - PCR

THURSDAY

May 10

 

   

FALL 2012 - CONTINUING STUDENT REGISTRATION MAY 10 - JUNE 3

Transfer Event   TRANSFER CENTER (SSB 340) - MEET UNIVERSITY REPS FROM:Cal State Dominguez | 9:00 - 3:00 (MSA Plaza)
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? )
Tech Fair  

FACULTY / STAFF TECH FAIR:
Ensuring Student Success: Exploring Careers | 1:00
Introduction to Podcasting | 2:15
Using Camtasia: Including Captioning With Voice-to-Text | 3:30....view Spring schedue

MEETINGS:   10:00 EMC - PCR; 12:00 Drug/Alcohol Advisory Brd - PCR; 1:00 ASO General Council - A9; 5:00 DH Advisory Mtg - Winlock; 7:00 CC Symphony Rehearsal - FA104

FRIDAY

May 11

   

 

     
     
Tech Fair  

FACULTY / STAFF TECH FAIR - WEBINARS:
none

MEETINGS:   8:00 District Bookstore Managers Mtg -VPSS; 11:30 Psychology Advisory Brd Mtg - Winlock

SATURDAY

May 12

Wildcats  

TRACK & FIELD: S. Cal Finals | Saddleback College

   


 

SUNDAY

May 6

   

 

     

MONDAY

May 13

   

 

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 3 - What's youR EQ? Tips on being emotionally intelligent; MAY 10 - On time: Secrets of being punctual, prepared and productive; 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
| 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.