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SLO SYMPOSIUM
FRI, MAY 20

May 20 | 9:30 - 12:30 | Presentation by Santa Ana College's SLO Coordinator in charge of TracDat database | Lunch Served | RSVP to CordovLA@WLAC.edu.

 

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JOIN THE CELEBRATION

Each graduate is evidence of the difference you make. Come out and celebrate. Please RSVP so that we can ensure sufficient refreshments and chairs. Thanks.

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CAPITAL NEEDS FORUMS
TUESDAY, MAY 17

Faculty, staff and students are invited to discuss the college's future capital needs. This is the second of three forums being held in April and May to address this topic...see flyer

 
 
 
 
 

isis lecture

Thur, May 12 | 1:00 - 3:00 | GC 160
ISIS & THE FUTURE OF THE MIDDLE EAST

Co-sponsored by the UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies, guest speakers will include the Director of the UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies and a UCLA professor Modern Middle Eastern History who has also taught at Boston College, Harvard University, MIT, and the American University in Beirute...see flyer

 

 

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ALLIED HEALTH DIVISION
SPRING INFORMATION SESSIONS

Learn more about West's Allied Health programs and how you can prepare for a career as a Dental Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assistant or CNA...learn more

May 11: Dental Assistant, CNA & Medical Asst
May 20: Pharmacy Tech
May 25: Dental Assistant

ACT INFO SESSION SAT, MAY 21

Accelerated College Transfer (ACT)
2 Evenings + Online = Degree & Transfer in 2 years
...learn more

> OTHER INFORMATION SESSIONS

 

 

 

 

atm info

Financial Aid Notice
NEW ATM ACCESS

On campus ATM machines are temporarily darkas part of a transition to a new banking vendor. We anticipate at least one of the on-campus ATMs being replaced. HOWEVER, you NOW HAVE ACCESS TO ALLPOINT ATMs all over the city and with NO FEE. Allpoint ATMs can be found at many locations including Target, 7-Eleven and CVS...view list of nearby ATMs

 

 
 
 
 
 

dance

May 19 - 21
SPRING DANCE SHOW

Featuring student and staff choreography and work and performances by guest artists including: Chantel Davis, Mychal Harris, Porsche Norman and Stephanie Ortiz, Vicious Circle Dance Company, Mixed eMotion Theatrix, Funderburk Dance Artists, Mandalla DanceWorks, Tajallet and No)one. ArtHouse
...learn more

 

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WORKSHOPS TO
HELP YOU MEET YOUR GOALS:

TUES, MAY 10.........Personality & Career Selection
WED, MAY 18...........Financing Your Education
WED, MAY 25...........Acing Your Finals
(sponsored by EOP&S and TRiO)...learn more

TRANSFER CENTER WORKSHOPS

MAY 9 - Overview; MAY 10 - UC Tag;
MAY 16 - Transcript Tune-Up
...see calendar

Still Need Your Required CSEP?

The Counseling Office will be open Sat, May 21 to work with students to complete their Comprehensive Student Education Plan...learn more

 

 

 

 

student art show

Reception - Mon, May 2 @ 7:00pm
STUDENT ART SHOWCASE

Enjoy outstanding student art in the WLAC Gallery next to the Fine Arts Theater from May 2 through May 25. All are invited to the free reception that kicks off the show on Monday, May 2 from 7:00 pm-9:00 pm.

 
 
 
 
 

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Fri, May 20 @ 11:30 am
TRADE COMPETITIVENESS
IN THE 21st CENTURY

The CEO of Global Research Institute of International Trade (GRIIT). ), will discuss how trade impacts local jobs and her reflections after her recent visit to Cuba. GRIIT is a think‐tank/consulting firm focused on trade policy analysis and advising businesses on the best strategies for taking advantage of global market opportunities | Refreshments served...see flyer

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2ND ANNUAL YOU & YOUR MONEY
Sat, May 21 | 10:30 - 2:30

This popular workshop led by Prof. Daniel is designed to benefit both those at the start of and well into their financial life...Dodging Financial Predators; Good Credit; Net vs Gross Pay; Saving & Spending; and more...learn more & RSVP

 

 

 

 

mental health info

MENTAL HEALTH INFO SESSIONS

TUES, MAY 10
Mental Health Awareness Fair | 9:30 - 2:30 | FA 100
FRI, MAY 20
Mental Health Awareness Fair | 9:30 - 2:30 | FA 100.

>...see flyer

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

MAY IS ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH

Try these links for great local events CulturalLA | LAAPAHM

Interesting Reading & Rescources LA Public Library

 


MONDAY

May 9

 

   

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: Transfer - General Overview| 11:30am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 10

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: UC TAG | 10:00am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor
this workshop also meets May 19 & May 23

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PERSONALITY & CAREER SELECTION | 1:00 | GC 410....see flyer

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MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH EVENT:
Mental Health Awareness Fair | 9:30 - 2:30 | FA 100...see flyer

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WESTFEST | Poetry Lounge | Black Box Theater

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WLAC Theater Production | Black Box Theater | 7:00pm

WEST LOS ANGELES COLLEGE THEATER ARTS PRESENTS

"LOVE IN PIECES" a collection of one act plays written and performed by West Los Angeles College students
May 4, 5 & 10 @ 7pm | Black Box Theater in HLRC | Tickets - $2 WLAC Students w/ College ID & $5 All Others (no credit cards)

"Reagan's Babies" by Fontae Smith
(Drama) It's 1986, and Bobby is feeling the pinch of trickle down economics, as he tries pay for college at elite Georgetown University. His friend Brandon has a proposal to help him, but can Bobby stomach selling drugs to finance his education?

"The Substitute" by Ana Maria Grisales
(Black Comedy) Sun is a single mom trying to get by. But with no job skills and no experience, she fells destined to choose between Herbalife or life in the streets--until her landlady comes up with an interesting job idea.

"The Girlfriend's Guide to Getting a Proposal" by Jennifer Hill
(Romantic Comedy) Fatima and Jamal have been seeing each other for two years. Everything's great except he just won't take the next step in their relationship.  What does a girl have to do to get her man to pop the question?

MEETINGS:   Poster Showcase Judging - ; 10:00 SSSP Club - SSB 414; 3:00 Accreditation - WINLOCK

WEDNESDAY

May 11

 

   


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WESTFEST | West72 Screening & Awards........ 12:00 - 1:30 | ATA 128...learn more
WESTFEST | International Film Shorts................ 2:00 - 4:00 | ATA 128
WESTFEST | Future Filmmakers ........................ 9:00 - 2:00 | ATA 128
WESTFEST | Screening "Stormy Weather" ....... 5:00 - 6:30 | ATA 128

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INFO SESSION: Dental Assistant | 6:00 | MSA 103
park in S. Parking Structure ($2.00 exact change needed)...learn more

 

FACULTY  

EAP WORKSHOP - IMPROVING LONGEVITY & QUALITY OF LIFE
12:00 | SSB 414 (rsvp to Cristi Lizares ext. 4257):
Explore how to cultivate the right habits and attitudes to not only live longer but also to live better. Learning Objectives Include: Understanding the connection between exercise and longevity; Making lifestyle changes that can help increase longevity and quality of life; Understanding the role of good quality of life and in living longer.

MEETINGS:   Poster Showcase Judging - ; 12:30 Academic Senate -SSB 414; Commencement Mtg - VP CONF; 3:00 Pro Learning - SSB 440; 4:30 Pro Growth - WINLOCK

THURSDAY

May 12

 

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6th ANNUAL POSTER SHOWCASE...learn more

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WESTFEST | Guest Speaker - Tony Nicholas ( the Nicholas Brothers) | 10:30 | ATA 128
WESTFEST | Guest Speaker - Ben Caldwell (art & tech).......................| CE202
WESTFEST | International Film Shorts.............................. 12:00 - 2:00 | ATA 128

   

 

MEETINGS:   Poster Showcase Judging - ; 8:00 Dental Interviews - WINLOCK; 1:00 SEAC - SSB 414

FRIDAY

May 13

   

 

   

 

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WESTFEST | International Film Shorts.............................. 6:00 - 8:00 | ATA 128

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WEST CONNECT - Gain a Better Understanding of Students with Disabilities and Different Learning Styles; and Semester Wrap-Up
10:00 - 12:00 | Winlock
For the first hour of our session, Dr. Foster will discuss ways faculty can design their courses to be inclusive and to achieve deeper learning for all students, regardless of diversities in learning styles. We will wrap up the session and the year’s academy with faculty sharing which committee(s) they have joined.

   


MEETINGS:   8:00 CATS Graduation - FA 100

SATURDAY

May 14

   

 

   


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WESTFEST | Movies on the Lawn (FREE).............................. 7:30 pm | SSB Lawn

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TRACK - S Cal Prelim @ Antelope Valley College

   

Taproot Foundation |


   

 

SUNDAY

May 15

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 16

 

   

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP:Transcript Tune-Up for Transfer | 4:00pm | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 17

 

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Three sessions will be held in April & May to discuss future capital needs at West. The first session will be for Facilities Committee members on April 18 from 3:00 –5:30pm. The second and third sessions on April 26 & May 17 will also welcome all faculty, staff and students...see flyer

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 18

 

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FINANCING YOUR EDUCATION | 2:00 | GC 430....see flyer

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: CSU GE/IGETC Review | 4:30pm | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

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MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 19

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: UC TAG | 11:30am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor
this workshop also meets May 23

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 20

   

 

   

 

   


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INFO SESSION: Pharmacy Tech| 12:00 | MSA 111
park in S. Parking Structure ($2.00 exact change needed)...learn more

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: Been Accepted - Now What? for Cal States | 10:00am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

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MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH EVENT:
Vet Net Ally Workshop | 8:30 - 4:00 | FA 100...see flyer

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TRACK - State Championships @ San Diego Mesa College

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SLO SYMPOSIUM | 9:30 - 12:30 | HLRC 4TH FLOOR
A presentation by Dr. Jarek Janio, SLO Coordinator at Santa Ana College where he is in charge of the TracDat database, faculty development on SLOs and implementation of SLOs for institutional improvement. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to Luis Cordova at cordovia@wlac.edu

MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 21

   

 

   


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TRACK - State Championships @ San Diego Mesa College

EVENT  

ACT (Accelerated College Transfer) Information Session...this program designed to allow busy adults to attend college full-time and transfer within two years...learn more

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YOU & YOUR MONEY

   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

May 22

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 23

 

   

 

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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: UC TAG | 4:00pm | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 24

 

   


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TRANSFER WORKSHOP: CSU/UC Transfer Prep| 10:00am | Transfer Center SSB 3rd Floor

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 25

 

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INFO SESSION: Dental Assistant | 6:00 | MSA 103
park in S. Parking Structure ($2.00 exact change needed)...learn more

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HOW TO ACE YOUR FINALS | 3:00 | GC 430....see flyer

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 26

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   1:00 Curriculum - Tech Review - CE105A

FRIDAY

May 27

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 28

   

 

   


   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

May 29

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 30

 

   

COLLEGE CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 31

Finals: May 31 - June 6 Finals Schedule

MEETINGS:   1:00 Curriculum - SSB 414

WEDNESDAY

June 1

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

June 2

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

June 3

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

June 4

   

 

   


   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

June 5

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

June 6

 

   

LAST DAY OF SPRING SEMESTER

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

June 7

 

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COMMENCEMENT ...learn more

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

June 8

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

June 9

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

June 10

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

June 11

   

 

   


   

 


   

 

SUNDAY

June 12

   


   

 

     

 

JUNE 18

 

 

EVENT  

ACT (Accelerated College Transfer) Information Session...this program designed to allow busy adults to attend college full-time and transfer within two years...learn more

 
 

 

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