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WEEK AT A GLANCE

CONSTRUCTION UPDATES

ATHLETIC SCHEDULE

SCHOLARSHIP BOOK

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WEST WEEK ARCHIVES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Student Graduation Ceremony Instructions

 

MONDAY

| MAY 19

Summer Books Now Available via Online Bookstore

Special Student Mental Health Hours thru May 30 - See Feature Below 

Jazz Recital  |  7:30 pm  |  FA100

Enjoy free live jazz and other music at Freudian Sip and the Fine Arts Building - CLICK FOR SCHEDULE  and  Freudian Sip Happy Hour 5:00 - 7:00pm
all shots 1/2 price thru May 31

HSI Track & Field  |  10:00am  |  Weight Rm & Track

 

MEETINGS:  9:00a Grad evaluation interviews – PCR 1:00p Academic Senate Ranking Committee – PCR 1:00p Step 1 Meeting – Winlock  2:00p College Planning - Winlock

TUESDAY

| MAY 20

HS Senior Day - Hamilton HS on Campus 

ACT Information Session |  6:00pm  |  ATA 116

David Rodriguez Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser  |  9:00am  | Pavilion Ct.

EOPS/CARE Workshop          | 12:30pm  |  B5 101

Faculty meetings w/ Deans   | 1:00pm -  Winlock  &   5:00pm - PCR

Staff Dev Cmte Workshops: MS Word 11:30am |  Excel 12:30pm  | B6

HSI Track & Field  |  10:00am  |  Weight Rm & Track

 

MEETINGS:   10:00a Commencement Meeting in A1-101 (ASO Meeting Room) 10:30a Evaluations – ATA 116 11:30a Staff Dev. Committee – B6 Training 12:45p Academic Senate Exec Bd – PCR;  3:00p Accreditation Rec 9 – PCR 3:30p College Council Exec mtg.- Winlock

WEDNESDAY

| MAY 21

Student Voice Concert  |  12:30pm  |  FA100

Piano Recital                    |  7:30pm    |  FA100

Personnel Commission On Campus  |  10:30am  |  PCR

Presentation for Phi Beta Lamda        |  11:30am - Winlock

Student Voice Concert      |  12:30pm  |  FA100

Interviews - Acad Affairs Admin Asst  |  1:00pm  |  PCR

Faculty Meetings w/ Deans  |  5:00pm  |  Winlock

Faculty Workshop: Learning Center Strategies II

Basic Time Management for Student Success & Reducing Math Anxiety

 

Sony Intramural League    |    6:30pm   |   Gym

MEETINGS: 8:00a Energy Conservation meeting – Winlock 10:00a Counseling Division Meeting – ATA 116;  3:30p Education Policies and Standards Committee - PCR

 

THURSDAY

| MAY 22

HS Senior Day - Crenshaw HS on Campus 

Play: "Glengarry, Glen Ross"  |  HLRC 115  |  8:00pm (Free Admission)

 

Faculty meetings w/ Deans     | 1:00pm  &   5:00pm - PCR

Staff Dev Cmte Workshops: MS Word 11:30am |  Excel 12:30pm  | B6

 

High Schools Track Practice  |  3:30pm  |  Track

 

MEETINGS:  11:30a Staff Dev. Committee – B6 Training 1:00p AFT Chapter meetiing – B6 Training 1:00p Simens Campus Security presentation - Winlock

 

 

FRIDAY

| MAY 23

Play: "Glengarry, Glen Ross"  |  HLRC 115  |  8:00pm (Free Admission)

 

MEETINGS:   4:00p  UCLA Research Group - FA202E & ATA 116

 

SATURDAY

| MAY 24

Play: "Glengarry, Glen Ross"  |  HLRC 115  |  8:00pm (Free Admission)

 

MEETINGS:   9:00a  UCLA Research Group -  ATA 116

 

SUNDAY

| MAY 25

Play: "Glengarry, Glen Ross"  |  HLRC 115  |  6:00pm (Free Admission)

 

 

 

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Congresswoman Watson Reception

Congratulations to CSIT, Dental Hygiene, Track & Travel !!!

Faculty Movin' & Shakin'

Photos from Spring Dance Concert & Scholarship Ceremony

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GET IN THE PICTURE! - June 4 Faculty Photo Shoot

Get your photo taken in the hours prior to graduation to be used on the web and elsewhere.

Take a break from the pre-commencement receptions and get your "personality shot" taken by our professional photographer. Your photo could end up on the home page, in brochures and other promotional materials. 1:00 - 4:00pm adjacent to the faculty commencement reception.

ORDER YOUR GRADUATION REGALIA

The Bookstore is taking orders for regalia rental for Graduation thru May 15.  Regalia will be available for pick up in the Bookstore June 2, however, you may wait to pick it up the day of Graduation.  As a convenience we will remain open after the ceremony to accept returns.

 

 

YOU'RE INVITED - Honoring Congresswoman Watson

West Los Angeles College is hosting a special reception honoring Congresswoman Diane E. Watson

In gratitude for her influential role in securing a $2.5 million grant for West L.A. College’s Entertainment Industry Job Training Center -- Thursday, May 29,  3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m -- read more

 

 
CONGRATULATIONS!

The Computer Network & Security Management program won LACCD's Excellence in Workforce Development Award in the category of State of the Art Curriculum and Competencies and the prize of $4,000.  West has the first and only State-Approved Network Security Program in the Los Angeles Community College District, with both a degree and certificate track.

 

West Dental Hygiene students presented table clinics at the CA Dental Hygiene Assoc and CA Dental Assoc. For the 10th consecutive year, West placed in the top 3 in the state. For the first time,  a clinic in the Informational Category took 1st place. This accomplishment was achieved by students Laura Zahorik and Alison Corwin.

 

West Aviation and Travel program hosted a highly successful meeting of the Meeting Planners International which featured an experienced panel of speakers from the travel and hospitality industries and included and audience of students and working professionals

 

The West ladies took second in a field of 28 teams in at the recent Southern California Track & Field Championships. The first place team had a score of 143.5. West scored 127. The next closest score was a distant 71. The Men's team came in 18th from a field of 31 teams.

 

FACULTY MOVERS & SHAKERS

 

Mohamad Alwash presented a paper on "Polynomial Differential Equations" at the May meeting of the Mathematical Society at Claremont College.

 

Vanita Nicholas recently conducted a breakout session for the the Spring 2008 Real Estate Educators Conference in San Francisco. The presentation was on "Strategies to Increase Enrollment."

 

STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH HOURS

Mon, May 19:  9:00a - 1:00p  &  5:00p -8:00p                  Wed, May 28:  6:00p - 8:00p

Tues, May 20: 9:00a - 4:00p                                                Thur, May 29:  9:00a - 1:00p  &  5:00p -8:00p

Wed, May 21 - Tues, May 27: Closed                                Fri, May 30:      8:00a - 1:00p

 NO PERMITS NEEDED  DURING FINALS WEEK

Tickets will not be issued for permit violations during the week of finals. All other sort of parking violations will still be cited.

 

DANCING THROUGH THE DECADES - click for photo page

 
ASO SCHOLARSHIP PAGE - click for photo page

West student gave fellow West student - her mother - standing applause as the recipient, who is battling breast cancer, received her scholarship. Prof. Thomas dubbed her a "Shero"

 

 

ROAD TRIP! -- Visiting Berkeley

June 15 - 6:30am  thru  June 16 - 11:00pm

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE (priority given to TRIO SSS participants)...sign up for a tour of UC Berkeley in A4. Transportation and Tour are FREE.

Sponsored by  Trio Student Support Services.