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Transfer Fair

 

Great Music (Jazz, Latin, R&B)

Workout with Ler's Move! - 11:00am
Healthier Delicious Cooking - 11:30am

THE MELT Food Truck

BOOTHS INCLUDE: Northrup Robtics Team, Star Eco
Station, Face Painting, Heal The Bay, USC IGM Gallery, Audubon Society, KPFK, Yoga Inspired Clothing, Mercy for Animals...

PANEL #1 | 10:00am | GC 160: Hear from Charles Drew University President & USC Research Study Leader as well as other policy experts.

PANEL #2 | 11:30am | GC 160: Architecture for Health Living & Social Change.


...about EarthFest LA

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CalendarDATES TO KNOW

SEPT 24 & 27: Annual AFT Workshop for Dept. Chairs and Administrators - Understand the Collective Bargaining Agreement - reservation required

NOV 15: Drop Classes w/ a "W"
NOV 11: Veterans Day - Campus Closed
NOV 28 - DEC 1: Thanksgiving
view additional dates

SAT, SEPT 28 - EARTHFEST LA EVENT
... about event
SAT, SEPT 28 - YOUNG BLACK SCHOLARS
& UPWARD BOUND EVENT | FA 100

SAT, OCT 19 - STAR EDUCATION EVENT
This event brings K-12 children to West on school buses to tour campus and STAR's information booths from 10am - Noon.

parkingSPECIAL PARKING
SAT, SEPT 28 &
SAT, OCT 19

  • Due to large special events on campus and home football games,
  • PE LOT: Closed
  • LOTS A, 1 & 2: Restricted to Special Event and WLAC employees
  • LOT 5: Restricted to WLAC Students & Employees and Football Guests
  • PARKING STRUCTURE: Open to All
 

MAJORS

NEW 1 HOUR WEEKLY WORKSHOPS:

Get more information on academic majors and where they can take you...view schedule

 

THIS WEEK -- Administration of Justice / Corrections/Probation/Forensics, African American Studies, Anthropology, Art & Multimedia, Avaiation Maintenance, Chicano Studies, Child Development, Communications / Journalism, Economics, English, Family & Consumer Studies, Film Production, Fire Technology, Foreign Languages, History, Liberal Arts, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology/Alcohol & Drug Studies, Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Theater, Travel & Hospitality, Undecided

 

club rush

TUES & WED, SEPT 24 & 25
10:00am - 2:30pm

Don't miss the games, prizes, music, food and fun and 2013 Fall Club Rush on the SSB Lawn next to Admissions. Get information on clubs, join one or find out how to start one.

Flu ShotWhile you're at it, get a free flu shot (must be a WLAC student).

 
 
 
 
 

TRAFFICSEPT 24 - OCT 11
CONSTRUCTION
ON ALBERT VERA

Related to the storm water improvement project at the baseball field, Albert Vera will be reduced to one lane of traffic between Freshman and B Street from September 24 thru October 11 (8am - 4pm, Mon - Sat). A traffic flag persons will be directing the flow of traffic.

TO AVOID DELAYS, USE THE JEFFERSON ENTRANCE DURING THIS PERIOD


 

 

workshopsOTHER WORKSHOPS & FIELD TRIIPS - RESERVE YOUR SEAT:

SEPT 23 - Use Assist.org to Understand What Classes Transfer
SEPT 25 - AB 540 Students - What You Need to Know to Transfer

Weekly FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOPS - See calendar below

SIGN UP FOR SEPT 26TH ROAD TRIPStop by the TRiO office in B5 100 to sign-up for the free CSUDH campus tour. All students are eligible for the trip. Priority is given to TRiO students.
...What's TRiO?

 

 

 

 

internshipsFIND YOUR
PAID INTERNSHIP

TUESDAYS | BUILDING B4
Stop by B4 on Tuesdays to talk with Chivetta Johnson about paid internships for which you may qualify.

LACCD, the district of which West is a part, has a program to connect students with internships at organizations that provide products and/or services to the colleges as part of the construction program. Internships include office positions, architecture and engineering, business and legal services, human resources, graphics and computer technology. For more information, email Chivetta Johnson at Chivetta. Johnson@Build.LACCD.org | 310-924-0982 | or visit their web site.

 
 
 
 
 

boutryPROFESSOR MENTIONED IN USA TODAY

Word of Prof. Katherine Boutry's outstanding teaching spread to USA Today which included her in an article about teachers who are changing the way we learn. They even mention how she inspired several tattoos...link to article (scroll to pg 2 of article)


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techfairCLICK FOR LOCATIONS & TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT:

MON, SEPT 23
3:30 pm - SLOs: Heck No!
TUES, SEPT 24
3:30 pm - 10 Great Lesson Planning & Technology Tools
WED, SEPT 25
1:00 pm - itunes U and YouTube
2:15 pm - Making PowerPoint More Accessible
3:30 pm - Demystifying Rosetta Stone - Part 1
THUR, SEPT 16
3:30 pm - Fostering Student Learing Through Smart Teaching
FRI, SEPT 27
10:10 am - Program Review
9:00 am - Education on the Move (Webinar)
10:15 am - Creating and Interactive Electronic Sylabus (Webinar)


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videoFLEX HOURS -
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Check out this short video featuring Henri Feiner, FLEX Chair.

 

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MONDAY

September 23

 

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 | 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
- Liberal Arts & Sciences /Undecided
1:00 - History / Political Science / African American or Chicano Studies
2:00 - Art & Multimedia
3:00 - English & Theater

Wildcats  

SOCCER vs. Allan Hancock @ WLAC | 2:00 pm

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   1:00 Leadership Retreat Planning - PCR; 2:30 Hispanic Heritage Month Cmte - Winlock

TUESDAY

September 24

 

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
- Economics
9:00 - Foriegn Languages
10:00 - Communications & Journalism
11:00 - Anthropology & Philosophy

clubs  

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

faculty  

AFT DEPARTMENT CHAIRS & ADMINISTRATORS WORKSHOP | 12:00 PM - 4:00PM | Valley College...

 

MEETINGS:   12:30 Academic Senate - Winlock

WEDNESDAY

September 25

 

tRANSFER  

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

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.

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
8:00
- Psych / Alcohol / Soc / Soc Wk
9:00 - Child Dev / Fam CS
10:00 - Music
11:00 - Film Production

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. Harbor @ Harbor | 6:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   12:00 EarthFest - Winlock; 1:00 Master Planning - SSB 414; 2:00 SLO Workshop - Winlock; 3:30 FPIP - PCR

THURSDAY

September 26

 

   

 

WORKSHOP  

EXPLORING MAJORS - SSB 420
1:00
- Fire Tech & Aviation Maintenance
2:00 - Administration of Justic / Corrections / Probation / Forensics
3:00 - Travel & Hospitality
4:00 - Academic Probation

Transfer  

FIELD TRIP: Cal State Dominguez Tour - sign up at TRiO Office | Building B5

clubs  

SOCIAL JUSTICE CLUB: Thursdays @ 1:00pm | MSA 011 | Facebook WLAC SJA, Email: westsja@gmail.com

MEETINGS:   10:00 Student Svc Council - SSB 414; 2:00 Budget Cmte - SSB 414; 5:00 Foundation Board - VPAS/SS

FRIDAY

September 27

   

 

faculty  

AFT DEPARTMENT CHAIRS & ADMINISTRATORS WORKSHOP | 8:00 AM - 12:00PM | ELAC...

 

WORKSHOP  

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

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. Mission @ WLAC | 6:00 pm

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   8:00 Covered California Training - FA 100

SATURDAY

September 28

event  

EARTHFEST LA | 11:00am - 6:00pm | SSB Courtyard & Lawn
Environmental Expo & Music Concert - FREE w/ Pass

   


event  

YOUNG BLACK SCHOLARS / UPWARD BOUND | Fine Arts Theater
Event is by invitation

Wildcats  

FOOTBALL vs. SMC @ WLAC | 1:00 pm

   

FOSTER CARE MEETING | 8:30am | Winlock

   

 

SUNDAY

September 29

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

September 30

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

October 1

 

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 5:00 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
8:00
- Allied Health
9:00 - Pre-Med, Nurs, Dent, Phar, Diet

clubs  

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

Wildcats  

SOCCER vs. Bakersfield @ Bakersfield | 4:00 pm

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

October 2

 

WORKSHOP  

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

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. Cuesta @ Cuesta | 6:00 pm

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

October 3

 

tRANSFER  

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

Financial Aid  

WORKSHOP - Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) / Ed Plan | 2:00 pm | 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 | 5:00 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
12:00
- Paralegal
1:00 - Business / Business Admin / Mgmt / Mark/ Real Estate
4:00 - Math

clubs  

SOCIAL JUSTICE CLUB: Thursdays @ 1:00pm | MSA 011 | Facebook WLAC SJA, Email: westsja@gmail.com

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

October 4

   

 

   

 

WORKSHOP  

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

Wildcats  

VOLLEYBALL vs. Citrus @ Citrus | 6:00 pm
SOCCER vs.
Glendale @ WLAC | 4:00 pm

   


   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

October 5

   

 

   


Wildcats  

FOOTBALL vs. Pierce @ Pierce | 7:00 pm

   


   

 

SUNDAY

October 6

   


   

 

     

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

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:   x

TUESDAY

October 8

 

clubs  

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

Wildcats  

SOCCER vs. SMC @ WLAC | 2:00 pm

MEETINGS:   x

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

Wildcats  

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

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

October 10

 

clubs  

SOCIAL JUSTICE CLUB: Thursdays @ 1:00pm | MSA 011 | Facebook WLAC SJA, Email: westsja@gmail.com

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

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:   x

SATURDAY

October 12

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

October 13

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

October 14

 

   

 

   


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

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

   

 

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

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

   

 

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  

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

   

 

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.