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medical assistant

WED, DEC 4: LEARN MORE ABOUT BECOMING A MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Wed, Dec 4 @ 5:00pm in SC 105 -- learn more about the WLAC Medical Assistant program. The market for Medical Assistants in Los Angeles County is expected to increase 29.2% until 2018, with 876 average annual openings...read more

 

blood drive

YOUR DONATION CAN SAVE LIVES

The American Red Cross Blood Mobile will be near MSA on Monday, November 25

 

 

 

 

techfair

 

CLICK FOR LOCATIONS & TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT:


MON, NOV 25------------------------------------------------------
1:00 pm - Syllabus Peer Review: Be Sure Your Syllabi are Learning Centered

THUR, NOV 26---------------------------------------------------
1:00 pm - Life is Better With a Website-Enhanced Classroom
2:15 pm - Turnitin.com: Introduction, How-to Guide, and Tips
3:30 pm - Online Grading With Engrade

MON, DEC 2---------------------------------------------------
1:00 pm - Windows 8: It’s the New Way to Use Your Computer!
2:15 pm - Reading Apprenticeship Captured on Film
3:30 pm - Demystifying the Rosetta Stone - Part 2

 
 
 
 
 

Book Buyback

FALL BOOK BUYBACK &
RENTAL RETURN IS DEC 9 - 16

Mon, Dec 9 - Thur, Dec 12........ 9:30am - 7:00pm

Fri, Dec 13.....................................8:30am - 3:00pm

Sat, Dec 14................................8:30am - 3:00pm
note: only bookbuy back open, not book sales

Mon, Dec 16..............................8:30am - 5:00pm

WINTER BOOK SALES & RENTALS DEC 17 - 20.
Buy your books at the WLAC Bookstore or online. If you purchase your books online, it is suggested that you request to pick them up at the Bookstore on the first day of classes so that your order does not get lost in holiday shipping.

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tutoring

FINALS START DEC 9 - ARE YOU READY?

Whether you want to turn your "B" into an "A" or just pass the class, the tutors in the Learning Resource Center (1st Floor of the Library) can help with most basic and advanced subjects and writing papers. IT'S ALL FREE!

guest instructor

Tom Jackson Greaves, dancer with Matthew Bourne's Dance Company, will be teaching a guest dance class at West Los Angeles College on Tuesday, November 26th...details below

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paralegal

WEST PARALEGAL STUDENT STANDS OUT AMONG LARGE POOL OF APPLICANTS

Venessa Morelli was recently honored at the 37th Annual Los Angeles Paralegal (LAPA) Conference where she received a scholarship in recognition of her outstanding work and 4.0 GPA.
"I'm extremely proud to be a member of LAPA and to be attending the Paralegal Studies Program at West Los Angeles College (WLAC).  I've learned so much in my classes at WLAC and made many connections, professional and personal.  This program challenges me in many ways, due to the amazing faculty and staff, who inspire us students to do our best," said Morelli, who is already employed at Fox Television Studios ...read more

click to learn more about the WLAC ABA-Approved Paralegal program

 

 

 

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

November 25

 

tRANSFER  

UCLA PEER MENTOR | 1:00 - 5:00pm | (310) 699-3647 or Samiaabdulrahmaan@college.ucla.edu

blood drive  

SAVE A LIFE: Red Cross Blood Drive Today

   


MEETINGS:   10:00 Student Dis. Hearing - VPSS/VPAS; 1:00CURRICULUM COMMITTEE - SSB 414; 2:00 Language Arts Mtg - PCR-CE; 3:00 Women's Track and Field Meeting with guest speaker Jackie Joyner-Kersee - SSB 414; 6:30 Recruiting Tool for Paralegal Studies - HLRC 4D;

TUESDAY

November 26

 

event  

SPECIAL DANCE CLASS: A member of the Matthew Bourne's Dance Company (currently performing in Matthew Bourne's "Sleeping Beauty" at the Ahmanson Theater) will teach a guest dance class from 9:30 - 11:00 AM at the WLAC Dance Studio. Mr. $5. Open to all. Beginning/Intermediate Contemporary Modern.

WORKSHOP  

TUES, NOV 26: One-On-One Help with Creating or Updating Your Resume...Time slots limited so make your reservation now...read more

Wildcats  

W.BASKETBALL- vs El Camino @ Torrance | 6:00pm

MEETINGS:   1:00 Tech Fair - HLRC 4E; 5:00 FINANCIAL AID/EDUCATIONAL PLANNING WORKSHOPS - SSB 414

WEDNESDAY

November 27

 

   


Wildcats  

M.BASKETBALL- vs. Santa Ana @ WLAC | 5:00pm

MEETINGS:   1:00 MASTER PLANNING GROUP - SSB 414

THURSDAY

November 28

 

   

CAMPUS CLOSED

   

 

MEETINGS:   4:00 ASO to Fred Jordan Mission downtown LA to serve Thanksgiving dinner to those in need

FRIDAY

November 29

   

 

   

CAMPUS CLOSED

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

November 30

   

 

   


   

CAMPUS CLOSED
UC & CSU Application Deadline for Fall 2014

   

 

SUNDAY

December 1

   


   

CAMPUS CLOSED

     

 

 

MONDAY

December 2

 

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
12:00 -
Eni Sci / Earth Science
1:00 - Physics / Geography / Geology
2:00 - Biology / Chemistry
3:00 - Kinesiology / Sport Medicine

Wildcats  

M.BASKETBALL- vs. LATTC @ LATTC | 7:00pm

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

December 3

 

event  

WHITE CHRISTMAS - VOCAL RECITAL | 7:00pm | Fine Arts Theater - $5.00 Admissions (Dec 3 & 10)
park in S. Parking Structure $2.00 (exact change required) ....read more

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 10:00 am | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
- Allied Health
9:00 - Pre-Med / Nurs / Dent / Phar / Diet

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

December 4

 

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
- Architecture
9:00 - Computer Science
10:00 - Math
11:00 - Engineering

event  

MEDICAL ASSISTANT - ABOUT OUR PROGRAM | 5:00pm | SC 105 | park in S. Parking Structure $2.00 (exact change required) ....read more

MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

December 5

 

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 1:00 pm | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

   

 

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
12:00
- Paralegal
1:00 - Bus / Bus Ad / Mgmt / Mark / Real Estate
4:00 - Academic Probation

clubs  

SOCIAL JUSTICE CLUB: Thursdays @ 1:00pm | MSA 011 | Facebook WLAC SJA, Email: westsja@gmail.com
PROJECT LEARN: Thursdays @ 12:00pm | B 105
ECONOMICS CLUB: Every other Thursday @ 1:00 | A9 | Email: wlaceconomicsclub@yahoo.com

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

December 6

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
& 10:00 - Academic Probation

   

 

Wildcats  

M.BASKETBALL- Grossmont Tournament | Grossmont
W.BASKETBALL- Cypress College Tournament | Cypress

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

December 7

   

 

   


Wildcats  

M.BASKETBALL- Grossmont Tournament | Grossmont
W.BASKETBALL- Cypress College Tournament | Cypress

   


   

 

SUNDAY

December 8

   


Wildcats  

M.BASKETBALL- Grossmont Tournament | Grossmont
W.BASKETBALL- Cypress College Tournament | Cypress

   

 

     

MONDAY

December 9

 

   

FINALS BEGIN

   

 

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
12:00
- Economics
1:00 - Foreign Languages
2:00 - Communications / Journalism
3:00 - Anthro / Philosophy

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

December 10

 

event  

WHITE CHRISTMAS - VOCAL RECITAL | 7:00pm | Fine Arts Theater - $5.00 Admissions
park in S. Parking Structure $2.00 (exact change required) ....read more

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
12:00
- Liberal Arts & Sciences / Undecided
1:00 - History / Poli / Af Am / Chicano
2:00 - Art & Multimedia
3:00 - English & Theater

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

December 11

 

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
1:00
- Fire Tech / Aviat Maintenance
2:00 - AJ / Correct / Prob / Forensics
3:00 - Travel / Hospality

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

December 12

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

December 13

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
& 10:00 - Academic Probation

   

 

Wildcats  

W.BASKETBALL- vs. Irvine Valley College @ Irvine | 5:00pm

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

December 14

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

December 15

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

December 16

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

December 17

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

December 18

 

   


Wildcats  

M.BASKETBALL- vs. College of the Dese@ WLAC | 5:00pm
W.BASKETBALL -vs. LA Southwest College @ WLAC| 7:00pm

MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

December 19

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

December 20

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

December 21

   

 

   


Wildcats  

W.BASKETBALL- vs. Mesa College @ WLAC | 2:00pm

   


   

 

SUNDAY

December 22

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

December 23

 

   

WESTWEEK ON VACATION THRU JAN 12, 2014

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

December 24

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

December 25

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

December 26

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

December 27

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

December 28

   

 

   


Wildcats  

M.BASKETBALL- vs. LATTC @ WLAC | 5:00pm

   


   

 

SUNDAY

December 29

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

December 30

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

December 31

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

x

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

x

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

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.