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News Archive 2010-2011


2011 News

November 8, 2011 -- Della Reese, Thelma Houston, Ray Parker, Jr and other Grammy Icons will speak at West on November 17. Admission is FREE. RSVP required.


November 7, 2011 -- Football one victory away from championship bowl and cross country athletes advance to State.


October 12, 2011 -- West Receives $2.4 Million to Increase African America Student Success

September 29, 2011 -- Flim Screenings: Oct 3 - "Harvest of Loneliness" (The Bracero Program);  Oct 4 - "The Great Depression, A Job at Ford's"

September 21, 2011 -- Afro-Mexicans: Examining a Shared History in Los Angeles - Part of WLAC's Hispanic Heritage Celebration

September 9, 2011 -- Alumni In the News: Brian Cummings - New LAFD Chief;  Keyshawn Johnson - USC Hall of Fame;  Rashied Davis - New Lions Wide Receiver


August 16, 2011 -- Reflecting on 9/11: Examining the Economic Impacts


August 16, 2011 -- Free Screening of "9 to 12," written and directed by Prof. Ashok Patil at Culver Plaza Theater on August 23.

July 11, 2011 -- New President Nabil Abu-Ghazaleh to Take Helm at West on August 1, 2011


June 6, 2011 -- Mayoral hopeful Austin Beutner to Speak at 43rd Commencement Ceremony


June 2, 2011 -- Culver City Bus schedule reduced to Mon -Thur, 9:00am to 3:00pm for Summer 2011


May 20, 2011 --  Feature film and television writers will speak on the art of transforming their pages to images on the screen


May 2011 -- Wildcats Updates: Track Advances to State Championships  |  22 Football Players Transfer to Universities


April 13, 2011 --  West partners with Fort Hays University to Offer Online Bachelor's Degree Programs


April 2011 -- Wildcats Update
Track Outpacing Competitors Around the State & Scholar-Athletes Named


Mar 11, 2011 -- S. Cal ACLU Executive Director & Popular Jazz Recording Artist Participants in Women's History Month

 Elliot Caine - Caine Sextet to perform free concert celebrating female jazz legands. Romona Ripston will serve as the month's Keynote Speaker. Ripston is the recently retired Executive Director of the S. Cal ACLA


Feb 9, 2011 -- Renowned Civil Rights Strategist Rev. James Lawson To Speaks at West During Black History Month

Other speakers and guests include Maynard Brown, Jr. Achievement Worldwide National Teacher of the Year and UCR Professor and Singer-Storyteller Dr. Karen Wilson.  


Feb 2, 2011 -- New Road to Open in February

The long awaited road connecting the campus to Jefferson Blvd. between LaCienega and Overland opens in Feburary 2011.


2010 News


Oct 5, 2010 -- College Not Connected to PXP Oil Drilling


Oct 5, 2010 -- Learn More About Our Career Training Programs

The West Motion Picture Television Production program featured in the "Los Angeles Times," our ABA-Approved Paralegal Program and our entry-level nursing programs invite the community to come learn more about the programs this month. 


Aug 2010 -- West Named Leader in Online Education


Aug 2010 -- West Named Leader in Online Education


Aug 16, 2010 -- Dr. Rose Marie Joyce Named WLAC Interim President


Jun 1, 2010 -- Lady Wildcat Wins Triple Jump State Championship


Jun 1, 2010 -- Lady Wildcat Named Track and Field Athlete of the Year; West LA College Track and Field Coach Named Coach of the Year


Apr 27, 2010 -- Wildcats Track Send 2 To So Cal Championships

5th Best Time in State for 10K and School Record Broken