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WESTWEEK

March 25, 2024

By WLAC

Westweek Online Newsletter Mastehead

Westweek captures the news and event headlines in one easy spot. Check back regularly for the news you should know and/or follow us on Instagram or Facebook  


BECOME A STUDENT TRUSTEE: Represent the student voice - application - due March 15

8-WEEK CLASSES START APRIL 8: Accelerate your progress toward achieving your degree, certificate and/or transfer. Use the "session" option in the searchable class schedule and select "2nd 8 weeks" to view classes 


    FEATURED ITEMS & EVENTS

    Spring Events Calendar

     

      Beyond Trends: Celebrating Sustainable Fashion 

      • SAT, FEB 24: Panel discussions, Screening of "Slay," Ideas on "upcycling" your clothing, Rejuvenating yoga, About The Center for Climate Change at West, Lunch...it's IN-PERSON and FREE but RSVP requested 

       

      Managing Your Online Presence: Networking & Digital Portfolios

      Understanding Money

      • March 7 - April 11: Take advantage of this free series of workshops addressing how to get and maintain good credit, getting out of debt, financial planning, basics on investing, the FAFSA and Dream Act application and more

      Biology Internship for Community College Students

      • Application Due Feb 28: Explore ecological hands-on science, Camp in the Sierra Forrest, $1,000 stipend...details and application

      Black History Month Events

      • TUES, FEB 27: ZuZu African Acrobats + treats from Happy Ice, Wildcat Walkway @ 12:00 pm
      • TUES, FEB 27: Zoom Panel: "Black Excellence in Health Care" - Black doctors and nurses discuss their careers @ 12:00 pm 
      • THUR, FEB 29: Black the Vote & Mental Health Fair - Meals by Nay's Tacos 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Wildcat Walkay
      • at LA Trade Tech...THUR, FEB 29 State of Black Student Achievement in LACCD Town Hall

      Voting Center - Fine Arts Complex

      • Early Voting Period: March 2-4, 2024 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM & March 5, 2024 6:00 AM -9:00 PM. Ballot Drop Box at College Blvd and Sophomore outside the Football Field fence...about election


      Information Sessions


      Climate Center News

      • Sustainable Workshops Start March 11
        Once per week for 8 weeks via Zoom on Wednesdays at 3:45 pm OR Fridays at 9:30 am, you can learn how to conserve resources and save money, discuss practical solutions, earn a noncredit Creativity & Innovation in the Workplace certificate, and earn points on your application to be a Center for Climate Change paid intern. Some credit instructor will also offer extra credit for participating. Additionally, you'll attend 3 on-campus events with like-minded students. Zoom sessions are 80 minutes. Register for class and/or contact us for information
         
      • Paid Summer Internships - All Majors Welcome

      Career Center Activities

      • Feb 26: LA County Arts Internship Program
      • Feb 27: Commercial Real Estate internship opportunities

      Get details on in-person and online career & financial sessions

       


      University Transfer Activities

      • UCLA visiting campus Feb 27, 28
      • USC visiting Feb 27
      • CSULA Feb 27

      Get In-Person Locations, Zoom Links and other Updates Here

       


      Wildcats Home Games

      • Baseball: Feb 22, 24 
      • M Basketball:  Feb 21
      • W Basketball: Feb 21 - We'll also be saluting our Sophomores
      • Track & Field: March 20

      ..games schedule and information
       


      Grocery Giveaway Days 

      Accommodation Needed? LACCD encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation, or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Marilyn Ingram  at (310) 287-4333 or studentservices@wlac.edu as soon as possible, but no later than ten (10) business days prior to the event.

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