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Hispanic Heritage Month

 

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 - 5pm, 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!.

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Winter Session Back

WINTER SESSION IS BACK

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

 

Mascot

THERE'S NEW CAT IN TOWN...
BUT IT NEEDS A NAME

Expect to see the big blue Wildcat around campus and at select events. But what shall we call him? her? -- but Walter? Winston? Warren? Wanda? -- something else? email your suggestions to longcofm@wlac.edu, subject line "MASCOT"

 

scholar athlete

SEPTEMBER'S SCHOLAR-ATLETES

EMILY MAVER, Soccer | Business | 3.4 GPA
JULIO ROMERO, Cross Country/Track | Communications | 3.1 GPA ...read more

 
 
 
 
 

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.


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techfairCLICK FOR LOCATIONS & TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT:

MON, OCT 7
1:00 pm -Boomeranging: Teach Your Offline Classes Online…and Vice Versa
2:15 pm - Faculty Assignments and You: Work Blocks, FTEF and Limits

TUES, SEPT 24---------------------------------------------------
3:30 pm - Saving Lost Souls: Early Alert Using LMS-Based Analyticss

WED, SEPT 25
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1:00 pm - Sentence Structure REVIEWED
2:15 pm - After Trayvon: There's Still Project LEARN
3:30 pm - How to Have Students Recognize
and Be Responsible for Their Actions

THUR, SEPT 16---------------------------------------------------
1:00 pm -
Can Etudes Chat Help Students and Instructors Address the
2:15 pm - Verba Collect, Compete and Compare Software Come to West!
3:30 pm - Humanizing Your Online Class Revisited

FRI, SEPT 27---------------------------------------------------
9:00 am - Student Response Solutions (Webinar)
10:15 am - Refining Student's Online Research Methodss (Webinar)
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club activities

JOIN IN THE FUN!

Check on the club sponsored activities and meetings going on this month (see calendar below)

 

WED, OCT 9 -- PERK UP at the International Coffee Day booth.

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

October 7

 

tRANSFER  

WORKSHOP: UC Application - Put Your Best Foot Forward
2:00pm | click to reserve your seat and for room #

CSU Transfer Application | 4:00pm | CE 225

UCLA rep on campus | 10:00am - 3:00pm| Transfer Center - SSB 350
get notices of university reps visiting campus by texting West to 51555

 

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Direct Loan / Financial Literacy | 10:00 am | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for applicants & recipients of Direct Loan program. All other students welcome.

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

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   1:00 Tenure Track Mtg - Winlock; 1:00 Leadership Retreat Cmte - PCR

TUESDAY

October 8

 

tRANSFER  

CUSN rep on campus | 10:00am - 2:00pm | Transfer Center - SSB 350
CSULA rep on campus
| 10:30am - 1:30pm| Transfer Center - SSB 350
get notices of university reps visiting campus by texting West to 51555

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. SMC @ WLAC | 2:00 pm

MEETINGS:   9:00 SSS TRiO - PCR; 12:30 Academic Sentate - Winlock; 12:30 China Presentation - SSB 414; 2:30 Hispanic Month Cmte - PCR

WEDNESDAY

October 9

 

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 3:00 pm | click for location & to reserve your seat
Mandatory for students receiving financial aid who have issues with Satisfactory Academic Progress

clubs  

BLACK STUDENT UNION MTG: 2:30am | Winlock (2nd Floor of Library / HLRC)

EVENT  

INTERNATIONAL COFFEE DAY (fundraiser) | | In Front of MSA - Coffees from around the world just $1 & Raffle Tickets!
Sponsored by: The Economics club

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. College of the Canyons @ WLAC | 6:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   12:00 EarthFest - Winlock; 1:00 Master Planning - SSB 414; 3:30 FPIP - PCR

THURSDAY

October 10

 

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:   1:00 EMC - SSB 414

FRIDAY

October 11

   

 

   

 

WORKSHOP  

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

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALLvs. Glendale @ Glendale | 6:00 pm
SOCCER
vs. Valley @ Valley | 4:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   7:00 Covered CA - FA Theater; 8:00 CSSO - SSB 414

SATURDAY

October 12

   

 

   


CANCELLED

 

SATURDAY NIGHT BOWLING FEVER

   


   

 

SUNDAY

October 13

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

October 14

 

   

 

   

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

MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

October 15

 

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.

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

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

Wildcats  

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

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

October 16

 

tRANSFER  

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

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. SMC @ WLAC | 6:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

October 17

 

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:   x

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:   x

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  

STAR EDUCATION EVENT:
Lots A, 1 & 2 closed to WLAC students. Buses will be parked near Athletics, on F Street and Freshman

   

 

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

 

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.