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Hispanic Heritage Month

 

TUES, OCT 15
FESTIVAL | 11:30 - 2:30 | MSA Walkway
GREAT FOOD & MUSIC - Mariachi Divas & Innocent Mind
& POSTER SHOWCASE

OCT 14 - 17
MOVIE FEST | 12:15 or 1:00 | Cafe West
...see flyer
Oct 14 - PBS's Latino Americans; Oct 15 - Chicano Rock
Oct 16 - PBS's Latino Americans; Oct 17 - Walk Out

OCT 7 - 18
ART EXHIBIT | All Day M - F | Library 2nd Floor

$1.00 TACOS ALL WEEK AT CAFE WEST

 

<< VIEW THIS WEEK'S CALENDAR
 

 

Winter Session Back

PDFs OF CLASS SCHEDULES
NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE
...view schedules

Printed copies and searchable schedule versions expected no later than Oct 18.

WINTER Registration Begins:
- Priority ...................Oct 21 - Oct 23
- Continuing ...........Oct 24 - Nov 3
- New/Returning ....Begins Nov 4

SPRING (Traditional Semester) Registration Begins:
- Priority ...................Nov 13 - Nov 17
- Continuing ...........Nov 18 - Dec 8
- New/Returning ....Begins Dec 9

...view additional dates

 

taste of soulVOLUNTEERS NEEDED
ON SAT, OCT 19

Share information about what's right at West with over 200,000 expected attendees at Taste of Soul. This annual event features multiple concert stages, demonstrations, celebrity appearances, lots of soul food and other delicious offerings, great clothing and jewelery, art...

If you would be willing to volunteer a few hours between 10am - 5:30 pm, please contact Michelle Long-Coffee in the PR office via email at longcofm@wlac.edu. More information will be provided. | Thank you for your consideration!.

TRAFFICOCT 11 - OCT 18
CONSTRUCTION
ON ALBERT VERA

Related to the storm water improvement project at the baseball field, Albert Vera will be reduced to one-way traffic between Freshman and B Street from October 11 through October 18. To enter the Parking Structure, use C Street or Sophomore (the back road of the college).

TO AVOID DELAYS, USE THE JEFFERSON ENTRANCE DURING THIS PERIOD

PARKING - SAT, OCT 19
Due to a large event on campus, WLAC students will not be able to park in Lots A, 1 & 2.

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cultural celebrations

TIME TO SUBMIT PROPOSALS

To request funds for a spring cultural celebration including, but not limited to, Women's History Month, Asian-Pacific American Heritage; Black History Month. Click here for the process description, proposal submission form, and sample proposals. THE PROPOSAL FORM MUST BE USED TO MAKE YOUR REQUEST. ALL PROPOSALS DUE OCT 25 to Celena Alcala, Chair of the Diversity Council AlcalaC@WLAC.edu

NOTE: even if your event does not require Diversity Council funds, the President's Office requests that you notify the Council of your planned event to ensure it is properly promoted and that protocols for special guests are observed.

 
 
 
 
 

techfairCLICK FOR LOCATIONS & TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT:

MON, OCT 14
1:00 pm - Windows 8: It’s the New Way to Use Your Computer!
2:15 pm - 10 Great Lesson Planning and Technology Tools
3:30 pm - Cyber Paranoid: Computer Security for Non-Techies


WED, OCT 16---------------------------------------------------
3:30 pm - Educator's Arsenal (Apps, Plug-in's and Web Resources)

THUR, OCT 17---------------------------------------------------
3:30 pm - How to Have Students Recognize
and Be Responsible for Their Actions

FRI, OCT 18---------------------------------------------------
10:00 am - Program Review
10:15 am -Course Hero and Flashcard+ (webinar)
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birth annoncement

IT'S A GIRL! ...
AND ANOTHER GIRL, AND ANOTHER GIRL

Congratulations to Counselors Tamara Jones-Jamison and Eric Wagner for the recent births of their baby girls. Tamara's twin daughters are Airington and Brixington. Eric's daughter is Allyson.

 

 

 

 

Movie Night

TUES, OCT 15 | 4pm - 9pm
GSA MOVIE / GAME NIGHT

You don't have to do the "Time Warp" or be a "Sweet Transvestite" to enjoy this flick. But do bring a board game or some cards...see flyer

Find other club sponsored activities and meetings going on this month on the calendar below.

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

October 14

 

   

In honor of Latino Heritage month - $1.00 tacos at CAFE WEST | Monday - Thursday.

EVENT  

HISPANIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION (view full schedule and movie descriptions)
- HLRC Art Exhibit continues
- 1st & 2nd floor
- Movie Fest - PBS's Latino Americans | 12:15 | Cafe West

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
12:00
Allied Health
1:00 Pre-Med, Nurs, Dent, Pharm, Diet)

FACULTY  

Learn about the LACCD NEW VOLUNTARY BENEFITS ORIENATION | SSB 414
WEST CONNECT WORKSHOP | 1:00PM | Winlock

   

 

MEETINGS:   3:00 Accreditation Steering Cmte -

TUESDAY

October 15

 

EVENT  

HISPANIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION FESTIVAL | 11:30 - 2:30 | MSA Walkway
MUSIC, FOOD, POSTER SHOWCASE

AND - HLRC Art Exhibit continues - 1st & 2nd floor - Movie Fest - Chicano Rock! | 1:00 | Cafe West

EVENT  

BACKYARD BAR-B-QUE (fundraiser) | 11:00 - 2:00pm | In Front of MSA - Your Plate Is Waiting!
Sponsored by: The Project LEARN Ambassadors club

EVENT  

GSA MOVIE NIGHT / GAME NIGHT | 4:00 - 9:00pm | Cafe West
All are invited to enjoy "Rocky Horror Picture Show," and bring your favorite board or card game.
Sponsored by: The Gay Straight Alliance club

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 11:00 am | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

WORKSHOP - Direct Loan / Financial Literacy | 2:00 pm | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for applicants & recipients of Direct Loan program. All other students welcome.

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
Env Sci / Earth Sci
9:00 Physics / Geography / Geology
10:00 Biology / Chemistry
11:00 Kinesiology / Sports Medicine

clubs  

THE VINE Bible Study: Tuesdays @ 11:00am | A9-912

Wildcats  

SOCCER vs. College of the Canyons @ COC | 4:00 pm

MEETINGS:   10:30 AFT - HLRC 4th Floor; 12:30 AFT Solidarity Mtg - SSB 414: 3:00 Academic Senate Exec -Winlock ; 4:00 Ambassador program - FA Theater

WEDNESDAY

October 16

 

EVENT  

HISPANIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION (view full schedule and movie descriptions)
- HLRC Art Exhibit continues
- 1st & 2nd floor
- Movie Fest - PBS's Latino Americans | 12:15 | Cafe West

tRANSFER  

WORKSHOP: CSU/UC Transfer Prep
1:00pm | click to reserve your seat and for room #

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
Paralegal
9:00 Business / Bus Admin / Mgmt / Marketing / Real Estate

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. SMC @ WLAC | 6:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

October 17

 

EVENT  

HISPANIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION (view full schedule and movie descriptions)
- HLRC Art Exhibit continues
- 1st & 2nd floor
- Movie Fest - Walkout | 12:15 | Cafe West

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 8:30 am | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

clubs  

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

   

 

MEETINGS:   10:30 - 12:00 Personnel Commission hours at West - PCR; 1:00 Administrative Council - SSB 414; 1:00 AFT Guild Chapter Mtg - Winlock: 3:00 Leadership Retreat Planning - SSB 414: 6:15 Foundation - VPSS/AS

FRIDAY

October 18

   

 

tRANSFER  

WORKSHOP: Transcript Tune-up for Transfer
11:00am | click to reserve your seat and for room #

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALLvs. Bakersfield @ Bakersfield | 6:00 pm
SOCCERvs. Antelope Valley @ WLAC | 4:00 pm

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   10:00 Academic Affairs - PCR

SATURDAY

October 19

   

 

Wildcats  

FOOTBALL vs. Glendale College @ WLAC | 1:00 pm

   


event  

WLAC AT TASTE OF SOUL:
Stop by the booth and say hello!

EVENT  

AFTER SCHOOL STEM & ARTS CELEBRATION
A program for K-12 students | by invitation only
This event will have stations all over campus and particularly on the MSA Walkway and SSB Lawn
Numerous school busses will be on campus. Lots A, 1 & 2 are closed to WLAC students.

   

 

SUNDAY

October 20

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

October 21

 

   

 

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 9:00 am | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

October 22

 

tRANSFER  

WORKSHOP: CSU Application - Put Your Best Foot Forward
9:00am | click to reserve your seat and for room #

clubs  

THE VINE Bible Study: Tuesdays @ 11:00am | A9-912

EVENT  

BACKYARD BAR-B-QUE (fundraiser) | 11:00 - 2:00pm | In Front of MSA - Your Plate Is Waiting!
Sponsored by: The Project LEARN Ambassadors club

Wildcats  

SOCCER vs. Citrus @ WLAC | 2:00 pm

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

October 23

 

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 5:30 pm | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. Antelope Valley @ WLAC | 6:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

October 24

 

Workshop  

TRANSFER: UC Transfer Application | 1:30pm | CE 225

clubs  

SOCIAL JUSTICE CLUB: Thursdays @ 1:00pm | MSA 011 | Facebook WLAC SJA, Email: westsja@gmail.com
PARALEGAL / LAW CLUB:: 2nd & 4th Thursdays @ 5:30-6:30pm | A9 | Email: dizorl3287@student.laccd.edu

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

October 25

   

 

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Direct Loan / Financial Literacy | 11:00 am | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for applicants & recipients of Direct Loan program. All other students welcome.

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. Ventura @ WLAC | 6:00 pm
SOCCER
vs. Bakersfield @ WLAC | 4:00 pm

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

October 26

   

 

Wildcats  

FOOTBALL vs. Antelope Valley @ WLAC | 1:00 pm

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

October 27

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

October 28

 

tRANSFER  

WORKSHOP: Transfer - A General Overview of What You Need to Know
10:00am | click to reserve your seat and for room #

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

October 29

 

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

EVENT  

BACKYARD BAR-B-QUE (fundraiser) | 11:00 - 2:00pm | In Front of MSA - Your Plate Is Waiting!
Sponsored by: The Project LEARN Ambassadors club

event  

ASK 2 KNOW - CCUSD BOARD CANDIDATES PANEL | 6:00 pm | FA 100
What's Ask 2 Know? see write up from last year's event

clubs  

THE VINE Bible Study: Tuesdays @ 11:00am | A9-912

Wildcats  

SOCCER vs. Glendale @ Glendale | 4:00 pm

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

October 30

 

EVENT  

ASO HALLOWEEN EVENT | 3:00 - 7:00PM | SSB LAWN
...see flyer

tRANSFER  

WORKSHOP: Transfer For AB 540 Students
6:00pm | click to reserve your seat and for room #

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Direct Loan / Financial Literacy / Financial Literacy | 1:00 am | GC160 & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for applicants & recipients of Direct Loan program. All other students welcome.

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. Citrus @ WLAC | 6:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

October 31

 

tRANSFER  

WORKSHOP: Using Assist.org Website
11:00am | click to reserve your seat and for room #

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 12:00 pm | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

clubs  

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

   

 

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.