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Leadership Retreat  

 

ANNUAL FACULTY & STAFF LEADERSHIP RETREAT

RSVP by TUES, NOV 27 @ 9:00AM

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TRANSFER UPDATES

UC ApplicationNov 28 - CSUDH Spring Admissions Application Workshop

Nov 30 - UC/CSU Application Deadline

BEFORE YOU HIT "SUBMIT" stop by the Transfer Center. They will review your application and assist you to ensure you put your best self forward.



 

DATES TO KNOW

CalendarSpring 2013 Registration Begins
Nov 26
: Priority
Nov 29: Continuing Students
Dec 24: New & Returning Students (campus closed Dec. 24 but online registration available)
...see academic calendar

 

2013 SPRING
PARKING PASSES NOW ON SALES

parking passBuy it online. Receive it in the mail.

learn more or purchase pass

 

MOTOWN MOVES: NOV 29 - DEC 1

Dance Recital

Don't miss the on-stage grovin' from the WLAC Dance Production Class to Motown favorites by The The Marvelettes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, The Temptations, the Jacksons and more.
Free Preview Show on Thur, Nov 29 @ 1:00pm
Fri & Sat, Nov 30 & Dec 1 @ 7:00pm
Tickets $5 general, $3 student w/ ID, Under age 12 is Free
...see flyer


 
 
 
 
 

GET READY FOR FINALS - FREE TUTORING

TutoringPROTECT YOUR GPA: Midterms are coming. Get prepared with FREE TUTORING on the 1st floor of the Library. Tutoring offered Mon - Thur, 8am - 8pm and Fri 9am - 1pm and Sat 11am - 3pm , in most subjects including Math, English, the Sciences, Business, Comp Sci, Econ, Accounting, Spanish, French, Psych, Poli Sci, History and more.

 

HOLIDAY STRESS? DEPRESSION?

Holiday DepressionDo you find the holidays stressful or even depressing? You're not weird and there is help. The Student Health Center in A-9 offers FREE short-term therapy and referrals to help students deal with depression, relationship issues, anxiety, stress, family conflicts, domestic violence, substance abuse, suicidal thoughts, grief, alternative lifestyle, parenting, time management and more...Visit A-9 or call 310.287.4478 for more information...flyer

WEST EMPLOYEES can contact EAP

 

 

 

 

INSTRUCTOR WINS OVATION AWARD

Janet Roston

As reported in the LA Times, LA Weekly and Hollywood Reporter, among others, dance instructor Janet Roston won the prestigious 2012 Ovation Award for her choreography for The Color Purple ...read more | See Janet's work

 
 
 
 
 

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL - GLENDALE TOURNAMENT RESULTS

11/16/12 West LA 71, Antelope Valley 62
Ashlie Bruner 25 points, 6 rebounds, 3 steals
Annie Currie 16 points, 9 rebounds, 3 steals
Cheyenne Bonam 12 points, 5 rebounds, 2 steals 11/17/12 Ventura 67, West LA 44
Annie Currie 14 points, 14 rebounds
Ashlie Bruner 11 points, 3 steals
11/18/12 West LA 64, Glendale 57 (3rd Place Game)
Ashlie Bruner 19 points, 4 assists, 3 steals
Cheyenne Bonam 19 points, 2 assists, 2 steals
Annie Currie 14 points

 

6 WILDCATS NAMED TO ALL-PACIFIC CONFERENCE FOOTBALL TEAM

Congratulations to
Kaylin Ayers, Defensive Lineman - 1st team
Dijon Epting, Offensive Center
Sean Cogman, Offensive Line
Blayr Jimmerson, Wide Receiver
Marco Bailey, Wide Receiver
Steven Cross, Running Back
...read more

 

 

 

 

BASEBALL ALUMNI IN WORLD

Former Wildcats, Kesley Kondo and Gabriel Asakura starred for Brazil in the World Baseball Classic Qualifier from Nov. 15-19, 2012 in Panama City, Panama. The World Baseball Classic is the top international baseball tournament in the world. Kondo and Asakura are both pitchers from Sao Paulo, Brazil who had great success while at West. Each pitched in one of Brazil’s three wins.


cat**Ashlie Bruner named to
the All Tournament team

 

FOOTBALLNov. 9: West crushes SBCC 52 - 6 - see video

 

 

 

 

 

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

November 26

 

   

 

   

Spring Priority Registration Begins

EAP  

MONTHLY NEWSLETTER: Thinking You're Not Good Enough? | Paying It Forward | Boost Your Stamina | Do You Limit Who You Are?
MONTHLY WEBINARS: Nov 1 - Holiday Stress; Nov 7 - Emotional Eating; Nov 15 - Understanding Family Dynamics; Nov 28 - Everyday Budgeting & Saving
EAP is provided by Aetna: 1 (800) 342-8111

Rideshare   RIDESHARE INFO: Helpful information on carpool benefits and links to information on public transportation
MEETINGS:   12:30 SLO Cmte - Winlock; 2:00 Leadership Retreat Planning - PCR

TUESDAY

November 27

 

   


Internship  

IS A PAID INTERNSHIP WAITING FOR YOU? Visit the WLAC Personnel Office, SSB 4th Floor | Tuesdays between 10:00am - 1:00pm.
For more info, call Rosalin (310) 925-3330 or click here

 

   

 

   

 

     
MEETINGS:   12:30 Academic Senate - Winlock

WEDNESDAY

November 28

 

   

PARAMEDIC ORIENTATION | 8:00am | SSB 414

Transfer News  

CSU DOMINGUEZ HILLS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SPRING 2013
Application Workshop | 12:15pm | SSB 414


TECH FAIR  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for full TechFair schedule
2:15pm -
PowerPoint 101: How to Create Effective PowerPoint
3:30pm -Google Voice

     
MEETINGS:   10:30 Accreditation Focus Group - PCR; 12:30 Resource Dev - HLRC 4th flr; 1:00 SLO - Winlock; 1:00 Curriculum - HLRC 4th flr; 1:30 Info Tech - VPSS/AS; 3:30 FPIP Academic Senate - PCR

THURSDAY

November 29

 

   

Spring Continuing Student Registration Begins

 

event  

MOTOWN MOVES - DANCE SHOWCASE | 7:00pm | Fine Arts Theater ...for more info and ticket costs, see flyer
$2 parking in S. Parking Structure next to theater

 

TECH FAIR  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for full TechFair schedule
1:00pm -
Website-Enhanced Classroom
2:15pm - Using PowerPoint to Enhance Learning
3:30pm -"Theming" Your Class

 

MEETINGS:   12:00 Admin Council - HLRC 4th flr; 2:30 Budget - Winlock

FRIDAY

November 30

   

 

deadline  

UC/CSU APPLICATION DEADLINE

event  

MOTOWN MOVES - DANCE SHOWCASE | 7:00pm | Fine Arts Theater ...for more info and ticket costs, see flyer
$2 parking in S. Parking Structure next to theater

 

WILDCAT  

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL vs. Cypress College Tournament

   


faculty  

2013 LEADERSHIP RETREAT - FA Complex
8:15am - 9:00am Breakfast | 9:00AM - 2:30pm Retreat

MEETINGS:   10:30 Faculty Assoc of CCC - SSB 414; 12:00 Allied Health Div - Fine Arts Quad

SATURDAY

December 1

   

DISTRICT TESTING | 7:00am | FA Theater - park in S. Parking Structure

WILDCAT  

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL vs. Cypress College Tournament

   


event  

MOTOWN MOVES - DANCE SHOWCASE | 7:00pm | Fine Arts Theater ...for more info and ticket costs, see flyer
$2 parking in S. Parking Structure next to theater

SUNDAY

December 2

WILDCAT  

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL vs. Cypress College Tournament

   

 

     
 
 

 

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.

     
fountain  

NEW FOUNTAIN ENHANCES CAMPUS

Kudos to the Plant Facilities crew for their lovely landscaping and installaton of the new fountain between the CE and SC buildings.

The fountain was donated by West President Nabil Abu-Ghazaleh in memory of his father Shukri S. Abu-Ghazaleh whose voice, he said, is still a strong motivating force in his life.