Get your photo taken in the hours prior to graduation to be used on the
web and elsewhere.
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.
We need you! - Watch for
ORDER YOUR GRADUATION
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.
WESTERN STATES CONF CHAMPIONSHIP TRACK
Women’s track won
the 2008 Western States Conference Championships on Saturday, April 26
with 189.5 points, defeating their nearest competition by over 50
points. Ebony Collins set a WLAC and conference meet record in the 100m
West men finished third out of 13 teams with
119 points. The combined track and field title went to West LA College
as well, a big turn around from last place a year ago.
ART EXHIBITION - thru May 15
Art Exhibition - Thru May 15 | M-Th 10aa - 4:00pm
"Another Run Along The Path or When Dada Meets I-Ching"
The Artwork of Michael McCall - This exhibition is two fold: the work is
based on the artist's study of and research into the I-Ching (a.k.a.
The Book of Changes).
It also explores Mysticism, Art History, Information
Systems, Labyrinths and Mazes, combining these with McCall's acute sense
of humor, in presenting a paridoxically calm and dizzying exhibition.
Closing Party | 7:00 - 10:00pm | FA100
Los Puros performing Cuban music -
dancing shoes optional.
YOU'RE INVITED - Honoring
Angeles College is hosting a special reception honoring
Diane E. Watson
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 --
BIKE TO WORK DAY
Bike to Work Day is
May 15. Pledge online at
and receive a free patch kit (while supplies last) and be
eligible to win cool prizes.
To ensure a timely and
accurate closing of the FY 2007-08 books, the following purchasing
schedule has been established to allow the College to process
necessary documents to meet the District purchasing deadlines:
Gen Deadline Feb 28,
SFP Deadline May 2
$72,400 require formal bids); Request for Contract
Gen Deadline Feb 28, SFP Deadline May
Attendance; Short Term Agreements (limit to $5,000);
Purchase orders (Limit to $72,400); Contracts;
Authorization to Pay
Gen Deadline May 22,
SFP Deadline May 22
Transfer Authorizations Requiring Board Action; Revolving Fund
Gen Deadline June 13,
SFP Deadline May 23
Order Form (Limit to $30,000); Cafeteria & Child Development Food
Claims Gen - June 23
All documents must be
submitted to the Administrative Services Office by 4:30 p.m. on the
The College and the
District schedule these dates to assure the physical arrival of products
and the proper processing of forms and paperwork on or before June 30.
If products do not arrive by June 30, they cannot be charged to the
2007-08 fiscal year. Your cooperation in complying with these deadlines
is greatly appreciated.
MAY 9 @ 10:00A -- Introduction to Online
Teaching & Learning Workshop
This workshop is
designed for those looking for an introduction to the rapidly growing
world of online education. The fundamentals of online teaching and
learning will be addressed, including the technical tools and teaching
skills required for success.
MAY 9 @ 1:00P --Introduction
to Podcasting Workshop
workshop is for faculty interested in learning more about Podcasting in
education. This is the first step towards creating and distributing
your own Podcasts here at WEST.
MAY 14 @ 1:00P --Introduction to Hybrid
This workshop is
designed for those interested in developing courses that include both
online and face-to-face components – the best of both worlds. All
Weekend College courses fall into this category.
workshops take place in the TLC, B-6. Please RSVP to Joshua at
FACULTY / STAFF RECOGNITION LUNCH
Please join us on
Thursday, May 15th, at 1:00PM on the Fine Arts Lawn, when we
will celebrate our traditional Staff Recognition Luncheon to honor the
colleagues listed below.
Tickets are $12.00.
Checks are due to the Business Office by Friday, May 9 at 1:00PM.
Anyone who is retiring
this year should contact Dr. Thomas Llyod that you can be included in
the brochure and be recognized.
N. Sander, D. Valdez, Z. Mena, A. Korney, M. Alemayehu, D. Matsuno, C.
Doerfler, R. Carroll, D. Muller
[15 YEARS] J.
Witucki, G. Thomas, J. Chow, J. Ruebensaal, F. Leonard, J. White, R.
Hager, D. Mestas [20 YEARS] S.
Fong, P. Banday, B. Justice [25 YEARS]
B. Sholle, G. Ludwig, G. Gibbs, D. Baxter
[30 YEARS] R.
Block, N. Barragan, P. Siever, L. Jarmon
[35 YEARS] R. Hall, R. Monroe
ASO ELECTION RESULTS
students turned in ballots for Student Trustee and 298 turned in
ballots for the ASO election! The following students won seats as
the 2008-2009 ASO Executive Board: President Eileen Gnehm, Vice
President Jeorgina Rebolorio, Treasurer Brandy Ruiz, Chief Justice
Joanna Munoz, and Secretary San Juanita Alvarado. The new ASO
constitution was approved and the vote was 3 to 2 in favor of
changing the name of the West mascott.
WEST IS 3RD IN THE NATION IN RECYCLEMANIA
SCENES FROM THE DEAN'S TEA