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MAY 21, 2018
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FRI, MAY 25: Due to scheduled upgrading of systems, the Bookstore & PAWS will accept CASH ONLY.

 

Highlights This Week

       

BBQ Fundraiser

DREAM CENTER FUND RAISER

The Board of Directors of the Foundation for the LACCD, LACCD Trustees and DACA/Immigration Taskforce Committee Chair Gabriel Buelan, Ph.D. and LACCD Chancellor Francisco Rodriguez invite you to a

BBQ FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT LACCD'S
9 DREAM RESOURCE CENTERS
& UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS

Sat, July 7 | 1:00 - 4:00
at LACC

Honoring Beatriz Acevedo | MiTu
Passionate and proud Latina
Founding Partner and President of MiTu

TO PURCHASE TICKETS, VISIT
TinyURL.com/BBQ-LACCD

for more info, email Michael@LACollegePromise.org

 

 

 

Faculty Wanted Sign

Faculty Assignment Opportunities

  • Accreditation Faculty Chair
  • Career Technical Education Pathway Program Coordinator
  • Educational Master Plan Work Group Faculty Chair
  • Guided Pathways Faculty Coordinator
  • Guided Pathways Navigators
  • Instructional Partnerships Coordinator
  • Learning Center Director
  • Noncredit Pathways & Employ. Readiness
  • Faculty Coordinator
  • Professional Development Coordinator
  • Puente Project English Instructor

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Mon, June 11

....about assignment opportunities

 

 

Guided Pathways Guest Speaker

WED, MAY 23 11:30 - 4:00: Dr. Al Solano, Guided Pathways statewide facilitator, will join us this day to speak about Guided Pathways implementation, West's work plan, and guidance on forming our Pathways team. There will be some interactive components.

Wanted: Graduation Marshalls

The Senate seeks faculty members to help lead and seat our graduates through our coming 50TH COMMENCEMENT ceremony and to sit with them. If you're willing to answer the call, contact Prof. Bailey-Hofmann.

Applications to Fill Empty Board Seat Being Accepted

Persons interested in being considered for appointment to fill a vacancy on the Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees can now submit application materials to the District’s Office of General Counsel.  The deadline to submit a completed, hard copy application package to the General Counsel, 770 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA, 90017, is by 4:30 p.m., Thursday, May 31, 2018.

Prof. Fran Leonard's 
Retirement Party Thur, May 31

Click here for ticket info and to RSVP
Whiskey Red's in Marina Del Rey | 6:00pm - 11:00pm


 
 

Movie posters

 

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library at night

IT'S MOVIE TIME!
and it's free...

WED, MAY 23 | Fine Arts Theater | 6:00pm
I Am Not Your Negro – AND - School Daze
THE STAY WOKE FILM SERIES sponsored by the Black Scholars Program invites you to a double feature in the Fine Arts Theater at 6pm.

THUR, MAY 24 | GC 160 | 3:00pm
Black Panther

Sponsored by your ASO

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BLACK GRADUATION

Interested in participating in the Annual LACCD Black Graduation Ceremony on Tues, May 22? Sign-Up today. Details in the celebration flyer.

 

YEAR END CELEBRATIONS

TRANSFERRING THIS FALL
Wed, May 23 | 12:00 - 2:00 | SSB 414

Have You Been Accepted to a University? Join the Transfer Center Celebration.

WLAC ATHLETICS - WESTPYS
Thur, May 24 | 5:00 - 8:00
| HLRC / Library 4th Floor
See who will be recognized by each team, who will be named Outstanding Scholar Athlete of the Year, and who is transferring to a university.

VETERANS RECEPTION
Mon, June 4
|

EOPS / TRIO / CALWORKS STUDENT RECEPTION
Fri, Jun 8
| Off Campus

Share your pics & success stories with #GoWestGoFar, @WestLACollege or email InfoWLAC@gmail.com

 

LEARNING CENTER
EXTENDED HOURS MAY 22 - 31

As Finals approach, the Learning Center will be open for extended hour. The Learning Center provides free tutoring in most subjects and free access to computers. Black & White and color printing available. Students can also reserve study rooms for 2 or more students.

The Learning Center is on the 1st Floor of the Library.

TUES, WED, THUR - May 22, 23, 24
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

TUES, WED, THUR - May 29, 30, 31
9:00 am - 10:00 pm


 
 

Iranian youth walking

 

pharmacy tech and dental students

 

presenter holding pointer

Guest Speaker:
THE YOUTH OF IRAN

The GoingGlobal Middle East Initiative invites all to hear from UCLA Professor Banafsheh Pourzangi discussing the Youth of Iran.

TUES, MAY 22 | GC-160 | 12:45

 

MAY INFORMATION SESSIONS

MON, MON 21.....Dental Assistant

FRI, MAY 25...Pharmacy Technician

 

 

 

MORE COMING EVENTS

Check the calendar below for more coming events including:

WED, MAY 23 - UNIVERSITY TRANSFER:
Meet with Reps from FIDM (Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising)

WED, MAY 23 - STUDY SKILLS


 
 

Mother and teen daughter

 

foster care month lapel ribbon

 

 

Artist Paint Artist image

FOR RECENT HIGH SCHOOL
& ADULT SCHOOL GRADS

SUMMER PATHWAY: Incoming Freshmen are invited to sign-up for a 3-Week program designed to help them succeed in college from Day #1. This transition program will include assistance completing Financial Aid forms to ensure funds are available when classes start, registering for Fall classes, and getting to know the campus and its services. It's also a great opportunity to meet fellow incoming freshmen.

$0.00 TUITION: 2018 LAUSD high school and adult school grads are eligible for a $0.00 tuition scholarship - regardless of household income. Learn more and apply today for the LA College Promise Program at West.

 

MAY IS FOSTER CARE AWARENESS MONTH

Foster Care Month is a time when we acknowledge foster parents, family members, volunteers, mentors, policymakers, child welfare professionals, and other members of the community who help children and youth in foster care find permanent homes and connections. It is also the time to remember the children and youth still in-need of short-term and forever foster families.

West providers information and training for foster care providers and support services for students currently or formerly in foster care...foster care programs

 

 

JUNE GALLARY SHOW
Reception Thur, June 7 | 5:00 - 8:00

All are invited to the free reception for the June WLAC Fine Arts Gallery Show - "Artists Painting Artists" featuring works by artists seen in prestigious venues such as the Met, MoMa and LACMA. The artists include Sam Francis, Don Bachardry, Guy Dill, D.J. Hall, Kent Twitchell and Bradford Salamon. Admission is free. Parking is available directly adjacent to the gallery in the Parking Structure for $2 - exact change will be needed...about the exhibit.

         

 

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