M o n d a y  E d i t i o n                    

 

IMPORTANT DATES

 

STUDENT VOICE

 

ATHLETICS

 

PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE

 

CONSTRUCTION

 

West Facebook

 

WW ARCHIVES

 

        WEST BEGAN SERVING STUDENT 40 YEARS AGO NEXT WEEK

                                                   Be Sure to Sport Your WLAC Apparel

MONDAY, FEB 2

 

 

 

HAPPY BLACK HISTORY MONTH!

 

IT'S FAFSA TIME:  

Apply for '09 - '10 Financial Aid now.

The priority filing period is Jan 1 - Mar 2.

 

FREE ONLINE TUTORING AVAILABLE

VISIT WWW.WLAC.EDU/ONLINE/TUTORING.HTM

 

EAP NEWSLETTER

Money Matters     Tips on Saving

 

MEETINGS:  5:30p Youth Training - ATA 116;  Women's Basketball Practice - Gym;  5:00p Men's Basketball Practice - Gym

 

   

 

WELCOME WEEK 

West began serving students 40 years ago next week. Sign your way into West's history for the next 40 years. This Spring's Welcome Week festivities will include a beam signing.

 

TUESDAY, FEB 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEETINGS:  6:00p MAPP Parent Training - ATA 116; 12:00 Divisional Council - HLRC;  4:00 40th Archived Photo Review - TBD;  Women's Basketball Practice - Gym;  5:00p Men's Basketball Practice - Gym

 

   

WLAC '09 Scholarship Book

      Now Available

      In Building A-5 or  ONLINE

 
WEDNESDAY, FEB 4

 

WILDCAT GAMES:

BASEBALLvs. Citrus @ WLAC 

 

MEN'S BASKETBALL:         vs. Citrus @ WLAC    |  5:00pm

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL vs. Citrus @ WLAC    |  7:00pm

 

MEETINGS:   10:00a Counseling Mtg - ATA 116;  10:00a  EMT -Winlock;   1:00p International Student Meeting - PCR & Winlock;  5:30p Youth Training - ATA 116;  3:00p Women's Basketball Practice - Gym; 5:00p Men's Basketball Practice - Gym 

 

THURSDAY, FEB 5

 

 

 

 

Notre Dame Soccer   |  8:00am  |  Football Field

 

MEETINGS:   6:00p MAPP Parent Training - ATA 116;  1:00p College Council Exe Mte - PCR;  1:00p College Council - Winlock;  3:00 Bldg Prog Mgmt - Winlock;   3:00p Women's Basketball Practice - Gym; 5:00p Men's Basketball Practice - Gym 

 

FRIDAY, FEB 6

 

 

 

 

WILDCAT GAMES:

BASEBALL:  SD - Grossmont Tournament

vs. Southwestern @ SW  | 10:00am

 

Green Job Forum

Informational Hearing of CA State Assembly

8:00am| ATA 128

 

Parcel 7 RFP  | 10:00am | Winlock

 

 

MEETINGS:   8:00 TTC Building Review - Winlock;  9:00a Lloyd Thomas Group - ATA 116;   Council of AA VP Mtg - PCR;  Women's Basketball Practice - Gym;  5:00p Men's Basketball Practice - Gym

 

   

 

TRANSFER CENTER EVENT

DATE:           Thurs, Feb 12

TIME:            10:00 am - 12:30 pm

LOCATION: Building ATA 116

 

Meet with representatives from

             - UCLA             - UC Berkeley

            - Columbia     - Mt. St. Mary's

SATURDAY, FEB 7

 

 

 

 

WILDCAT GAMES:

BASEBALL:  SD - Grossmont Tournament

vs. San Diego   @ Morley Field  | 10:00am

vs. Grossmont @ Grossmont   | 2:00pm

 

MEN'S BASKETBALL:        

vs. Bakersfield @ Bakersfield  |  5:00pm

 

vs. Bakersfield @ Bakersfield  |  7:00pm

 

    Speech, Math, English & Personal Development courses w/ UMOJA

 

VIEW SCHEDULE

UMOJA offers academic support, scholarships, mentoring and more for African American students and others.

Building A12 - 100 | (310) 287-4462

www.wlac.edu/wlac-umoja/

                               
 
  LOOKING FOR TRAINERS

Professional Opportunities Related to Educational Technology

The West Los Angeles College Title V Cooperative Project is looking for qualified trainers in the

following areas related to educational technology. Trainers will design, develop, and conduct group

and/or one-on-one training, and develop and provide training materials (handouts, guides, etc.).

 

W I L D C A T S   U P D A T E

Women's Basketball:  

Jan 31:    West  53  | Glendale 51

Shannon Austin, 23 points.  CeeCee Jeffries lead West’s comeback with a 3-pointer with a little more than 30 seconds remaining in the game.  Shannon Austin then stole the ball and was fouled with 4 seconds left.  She converted both free throws for the winning margin

Jan 28:    West   71  | SMC  91

Jan 24:    West  77  | Valley  73

Shannon Austin - 19 pts, Favor Irvin 16 pts,  Cee Cee Jeffries 19 pts

Jan 21:    West  68  | LATTC  39

Shannon Austin - 20 pts, Favor Irvin 14 pts,  Cee Cee Jeffries 14 pts 

 

 

Men's Basketball:  

Jan 31:   West 88     | Glendale 95

Jan 28:    West  85  | SMC  73

Jan 24:    West   68  | Valley 71  OT    

 

 

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Alumni on University Football Scholarships

Football Alumni at '09 Sugar Bowl. 2 More Receive University Football Scholarships. 

David Reed pulled in a pivotal touchdown pass that helped the win the '09 Sugar Bowl. Terrell Crawford and Aaron Grimes received university football scholarships.

 FIND US ON FACEBOOK

FROM THE WLAC PAGE CONNECT TO

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2390779216#/pages/Culver-City-CA/West-Los-Angeles-College-WLAC/44331435068

 

WLAC Faculty & Staff

Chat, share photos, send invitations, debate & discuss

 

WLAC ASO: Established by students for students

 

WLAC ALUMNI: Established by alumni for anyone in the West family

    GET YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Got A Question? Drop-in and ask our student Academic Hurdler ambassadors. It's like your own personalized college orientation session.  Visit A12 - 101

Session Times:  Mon & Fri @ 1:00pm   Tues @ 2:00pm  Wed @ 4:00pm  Thur @ 5:00pm

OR Email:          studentcall@wlac.edu 

  

   INTERNSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS

WLAC SCHOLARSHIP PAGE

 

The Dolores Huerta Labor Institute is co-sponsoring a Student Leadership Academy for students. 
Internship: June 22 - August 14, 2009
Application Deadline is February 27, 2009
Decisions Announced: by March 16
The Leadership Academy connects students as well as recent graduates to career opportunities within Los Angeles labor organizations. Gain hands
on that will be valuable for a career in civil rights work, social justice, labor, or community organizing.

 

CCNMA Latino Journalist of CA - $500 - $1000   |  Application Due Apr. 3       Information

 

 Learn to Teach  Or Take Class Online

FOR FACULTY: Education 210 Sect #8510  (Spring)

This course covers the basic tools and features of ETUDES. Successful completion is required to teach online or hybrid courses with ETUDES used at most of the LACCD colleges. This 2-unit course MEETS FACE-TO-FACE AND ONLINE.  For more info: Joshua Stern 310.287.4558 | sternjc@wlac.edu

 

FOR STUDENTS: 230 Sec #8246   (Spring)

A 3-week class designed to help student learn how to succeed in an online class.

 ACADEMIC SUPPORT GROUPS w/ Cultural Flavor

UMOJA

Building A12-100 | (310) 287-4462

The Umoja Program is a community of Instructors, Counselors, Students and Support services Staff that are committed to the academic success, personal and professional growth, and self-actualization of African American students and others. The Umoja Program currently offers English and Math, and Personal Development. Visit our new site.

 

THE PUENTE PROGRAM

For more information call (310) 287-4451

The as successfully helped students at California Community Colleges achieve their transfer goals through a combination of coursework, support programs and focus on Latino and Hispanic culture.