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OTHER COMING EVENTS

Fri, Apr 12...SLO Syposium

Tues, Apr 16...Accreditation Follow-up Visit

Wed, Apr 17...Gay Straight Alliance Movie & Social Night

Fri, Apr 19 .....High School Day at West

Tue, Apr 23....LACCD Health & Wellness Expo at West

Wed, Apr 24...Denim Day

Thur, Apr 25..Tech Fair Key Note Speaker

Sat, Apr 27.....Free Dental Screenings

 

Firefighter

Find out what it takes to become a firefighter and what it is like on the job from guest speaker Capt. Brent Burton. This event sponsored by LEARN, a program focused on the success of African American men... see event flyer

 

 

relay for life

RELAY FOR LIFE at WEST: Learn how you can join the team

 

 
 
 
 
 

IN THE LOCAL NEWS

POPP COVERED IN THE LA TIMES
West was mentioned in a recent article "A Feeder Program for the LAPD." Regarding the POPP program, the article said, "Others, like 20-year-old West Los Angeles College sophomore Luiz Ramirez, expect their transition from the program to the police academy to be seamless. "This is a similar setting to the police academy. There are actual LAPD recruits here in the next room over, in fact," said Michael Mejia, 17, a high school senior. | College student Alexis Albano, 19, aspires to become a canine officer. "I'm learning there's more to this than just hooking and booking," she said...view article

 

 

 

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EWASTE

Get rid of old electronics and be entered into a drawing for a tablet...read more

 

 
 
 
 
 

RACKING UP WINS!

West sophomore Alex Amankwah posted the top 800 meter time in the United States Saturday running in 1:50.16.  Amankwah was the talk of the meet at the 2 day invitational at the Cal State LA Invitational after defeating 2-time Olympian Prince Mumba of Zambia and Santa Monica Track Club.  Two hours later, Amankhaw teamed up with Franz Palacio, DJ Richardson, and Will Lacy to win the 4x400 relay with a season best time of 3:15.08 in a race that included Cal State LA, Cal Poly Pomona, and Pasadena which had run the fastest time in Southern California by a junior college.

The ladies team has been rounding into shape as well with 3 state leaders of their own in their respective events...read more 

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west online

ONLINE WEST - SPRING 2013 - A collection of essays, flash fiction, poems, interviews and more by students, faculty and guests.

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aviation

Congratulations to Aviation Mechanics who won 1st place in a Turbine Engine contest and 4th place overall amongst college competitors...read more

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

April 8

 

   

Second 8-Week Session Begins

workshop  

FINANCIAL AID | 10:00 | reserve your seat
EOP&S Workshop | 1:00 | SSB 4th Flr

EAP  

MONTHLY NEWSLETTER: Thinking You're Not Good Enough? | Paying It Forward | Boost Your Stamina | Do You Limit Who You Are?
MONTHLY WEBINARS @ 3:00pm: Dec 6 - Holiday Stress; Dec 12 - Raising Confident Kids; Dec 18 - Love, Loss & What You Can Learn
EAP is provided by Aetna: 1 (800) 342-8111

Ride Share  

RIDESHARE INFO: Helpful information on carpool benefits and links to information on public transportation

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for more information
1:00 Windows 8: What's New!
2:15 Google+ The Educators Platform
3:30 Class Planning & Organization on Schoology

MEETINGS:   12:00 Dental Hygiene Advisory Brd - Winlock; 3:00 Facilities Cmte - Multipurpose Rm

TUESDAY

April 9

 

CLUBS  

THE VINE Bible Study | 11:00am | A9-912
MARTIAL ARTS CLUB |
1:00pm | FA 104(Meetings are 2nd & 4th Tuesdays),,,for more info, email: uaskw@aol.com.
CHEMISTRY / SCIENCE CLUB | 2:00pm | MSA 103

workshop  

Resume Workshop | 1:00 | SSB 4th Flr
FINANCIAL AID
- About Loans | 2:30 | reserve your seat

Internships  

IS A PAID INTERNSHIP WAITING FOR YOU? Visit B4 room 100 | Tuesdays between 10:00am - 1:00pm.
For more info, call Rosalin (310) 925-3330 or click here

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v Glendale | 2:30pm | WLAC

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for more information
3:30 Facebook Pages

MEETINGS:   12:30 Academic Senate - Winlock

WEDNESDAY

April 10

 

workshop  

FINANCIAL AID AWARENESS | 12:00 - 2:00pm | SSB 414

CLUBS  

CHRISTIAN CLUB | 11:00am & 2:00pm | A9 - Rm 912 (every Wednesday) ... for info email WLAC4Chris@gmail.com

MEETINGS:   12:30 PIE - Winlock; 12:45 Program Review - PCT; 1:00 Planning - SSB 414; 1:30 Info Tech - VPAS; 3:00 PIE - Winlock

THURSDAY

April 11

 

learn  

GUEST SPEAKER: What Does it Take to Become a Firefighter? | 1:00 | GC 160

CLUBS  

INTERNATIONAL CLUB | 2:30 | HLRC (Library) 316B
ASO INTERCLUB COUNCIL | 1:30pm | A9-912 (Meetings are 2nd & 4th Tuesdays)
Come learn more about what the clubs are up to. Get involved or start your own.

workshop  

TRANSFER | 8:30Am | SSB 414
FINANCIAL AID
- About Loans | 10:00AM | reserve your seat

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v Valley | 2:30pm | WLAC

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for more information
3:30 A Dream Deferred: Access and Success for Students of Color -
Strategies for Success

   

ADJUNCT FACULTY MEETING | 1:00pm | Winlock

MEETINGS:   10:00 EMC - Winlock; 1:00 College Council - SSB 4th Flr;

FRIDAY

April 12

   

 

   

 

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR (WEBINAR)...click for more information
9:00 The Best Free Stuff on the Internet
10:15 Fun Projects Think Tank

   


MEETINGS:   8:00 SLO Syposium - HLRC 4th Flr; 1:30 Graduation - SSB 4th Flr

SATURDAY

April 13

   

 

   


Wildcat  

BASEBALL v Valley | 1:00pm | Valley

   

 

SUNDAY

April 14

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

April 15

 

Workshop  

APPLYING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS: 4:00pm | B4 room 103 - see flyer

   

 

EAP  

MONTHLY NEWSLETTER: Thinking You're Not Good Enough? | Paying It Forward | Boost Your Stamina | Do You Limit Who You Are?
MONTHLY WEBINARS @ 3:00pm: Dec 6 - Holiday Stress; Dec 12 - Raising Confident Kids; Dec 18 - Love, Loss & What You Can Learn
EAP is provided by Aetna: 1 (800) 342-8111

Ride Share  

RIDESHARE INFO: Helpful information on carpool benefits and links to information on public transportation

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for more information
1:00 Switching from PC to Mac? What You Need to Know
2:15 Apple Genius Bar @ West
2:15 Weebly for Education

MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

April 16

 

event  

ACCREDITATION FOLLOW-UP VISIT

vOTE  

ASO ELECTIONS TODAY

CLUBS  

THE VINE Bible Study | 11:00am | A9-912
MARTIAL ARTS CLUB | 1:00pm | FA 104(Meetings are 2nd & 4th Tuesdays)
,,,for more info, email: uaskw@aol.com

   

 

Internships  

IS A PAID INTERNSHIP WAITING FOR YOU? Visit B4 room 100 | Tuesdays between 10:00am - 1:00pm.
For more info, call Rosalin (310) 925-3330 or click here

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v Mission | 2:30pm | WLAC

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for more information
1:00 Preview of VET NET Ally

MEETINGS:   12:30 Academic Senate - Winlock; 1:00 Accreditation Steering - Winlock; 1:00 Transfer Cmte - SSB Counseling

WEDNESDAY

April 17

 

vOTE  

ASO ELECTIONS TODAY

CLUBS  

CHRISTIAN CLUB | 11:00am & 2:00pm | A9 - Rm 912 (every Wednesday) ... for info email WLAC4Chris@gmail.com
BLACK STUDENT UNION
| 2:30pm | HLRC - Winlock

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for more information
3:30 Animate and Elucidate in Xtranormal Web-based Animation Software

MEETINGS:   1:30 Distance Ed Cmte - Winlock

THURSDAY

April 18

 

CLUBS  

INTERNATIONAL CLUB | 2:30 | HLRC (Library) 316B

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v Mission | 2:30pm | Mission

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR...click for more information
3:30 Let's Create a Tutorial - Part 1

MEETINGS:   1:00 AFT -

FRIDAY

April 19

   

 

Event  

High School Day at West www.WLAC.edu/DayAtWest

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR (WEBINAR)...click for more information
9:00 Refining Online Research
10:15 Websites That Make Teaching Easier!

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

April 20

   

 

   


event  

eWASTE COLLECTION | Parking Lot #7

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v College of the Canyons | 1:00pm | CoC

   

 

SUNDAY

April 21

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

April 22

 

   

 

event  

eWASTE COLLECTION | Parking Lot #7

EAP  

MONTHLY NEWSLETTER: Thinking You're Not Good Enough? | Paying It Forward | Boost Your Stamina | Do You Limit Who You Are?
MONTHLY WEBINARS @ 3:00pm: Dec 6 - Holiday Stress; Dec 12 - Raising Confident Kids; Dec 18 - Love, Loss & What You Can Learn
EAP is provided by Aetna: 1 (800) 342-8111

Ride Share  

RIDESHARE INFO: Helpful information on carpool benefits and links to information on public transportation

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR ...click for more information
1:00 PowerPoint 101: How to Teach Social Science Concepts With Technology
2:15 Effective Online Discussions
3:30 Online Teaching Timesaving Tips

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

April 23

 

CLUBS  

THE VINE Bible Study | 11:00am | A9-912
ASO INTERCLUB COUNCIL | 1:30pm | A9-912 (Meetings are 2nd & 4th Tuesdays)
MARTIAL ARTS CLUB | 1:00pm | FA 104(Meetings are 2nd & 4th Tuesdays)
,,,for more info, email: uaskw@aol.com.
Come learn more about what the clubs are up to. Get involved or start your own.

   

 

Internships  

IS A PAID INTERNSHIP WAITING FOR YOU? Visit B4 room 100 | Tuesdays between 10:00am - 1:00pm.
For more info, call Rosalin (310) 925-3330 or click here

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v College of the Canyons | 2:30pm | WLAC

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR ...click for more information
3:30 Using Etudes to Assess SLOs

MEETINGS:   12:30 Academic Senate - Winlock

WEDNESDAY

April 24

 

CLUBS  

CHRISTIAN CLUB | 11:00am & 2:00pm | A9 - Rm 912 (every Wednesday) ... for info email WLAC4Chris@gmail.com

tech fair  

FACULTY/STAFF TECH FAIR ...click for more information
1:00 Conquer Your CourseMap
2:15 How to Be a Good Environmentalist
3:30 Video Editing Via Youtube

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

April 25

 

CLUBS  

INTERNATIONAL CLUB | 2:30 | HLRC (Library) 316B

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v Bakersfield | 2:30pm | WLAC

tech fair  

KEYNOTE SPEAKER | 1:00 - 4:00PM | GC 160

Diego James Navarro, Full-Time Faculty, Cabrillo College and Executive Director, Academy for College Excellence
Establishing Academic Velocity: A Classroom-Based Intrinsic/Affective Model of Student Engagement

MEETINGS:   10:00 SLO - SSB 414; 2:30 Budget - SSB 414;

FRIDAY

April 26

   

UNIVERSITY FIELD TRIP: UCLA STOMP Conference | 8:00am - 3:00pm | sign-up in TRiO, B5 100- see flyer

CLUBS  

MATH / SCIENCE CLUB | 2:00pm | MSA 103 (next meeting May 7 & 17)

   

 

   

 

Wildcat  

BASEBALL v Bakersfield | 6:00pm | Bakersfield

MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

April 27

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

April 28

   


   

 

     
 
 

 

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.

     
   

COMING SOON

Wednesday, April 17th, 6pm-10pm | The Gay Straight Alliance is hosting:
Movie Night / Social Night.  Everyone's welcome! | Movie:  TBA - an LGBTQ Comedy | GC Room 230
$5 per person paid Cash at the door. Covers movie, pizza and soft drinks.

Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 9:00am-1:00pm | Free Dental Screenings by WLAC Dental Hygiene Students
Building MSB, Room 100 Dental Hygiene Clinic
Services provided: Oral Health Screening, Oral Hygiene instruction, Blood Pressure, Radiographs/Xrays (if necessary).