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LAVC Faculty Member Receives a Prestigious Award
LAVC Faculty Member Receives a Prestigious Award

Congratulations to Gjenaii Z. Enciso Givhan, assistant professor of Business Administration, LAVC, on being awarded the "2019 Advancing Real Estate Education Award" from the California Community Colleges Real Estate Education Center.



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 9/1/2019 5:01:05 PM

LAVC Faculty Member Publishes a New Book
LAVC Faculty Member Publishes a New Book

Michael Powelson, adjunct assistant professor of History, LAVC, has recently published Swindlers All: A Brief History of Government Business Frauds from Alexander Hamilton to AIG. The book chronicles some of the government and business frauds carried out throughout US history.



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 9/1/2019 5:01:04 PM

Free or Low Cost Textbooks Classes at LAVC!
Free or Low Cost Textbooks Classes at LAVC!

LAVC is offering 270+ classes with "zero textbook cost" or "low textbook cost" for students this Fall! Zero Textbook Cost classes uses free, online course materials, and Low Textbook Cost classes have textbooks that are $50 or less. To find these classes, search the online Schedule of Classes by "Class search type" and select "zero cost textbook classes (OER)" or "low cost textbook classes".



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 8/18/2019 5:01:05 PM

Two Apps Every Student Needs—GradGuru & LACCD Mobile!
Two Apps Every Student Needs—GradGuru & LACCD Mobile!

Get the GradGuru App to help you stay on track with LAVC push notifications of important dates, deadlines, and campus events. The MyCollege.laccd.edu Mobile app lets you access the LACCD SIS at anytime on your mobile device. Download the FREE apps today!



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 8/18/2019 5:01:04 PM

LACCD Chancellor Rodriguez Announces Nomination for New LAVC President
LACCD Chancellor Rodriguez Announces Nomination for New LAVC President

LACCD Chancellor Francisco Rodriguez is forwarding Dr. Barry Gribbons for the approval of the LACCD Board of Trustees to serve as the next LAVC President. The Trustees will consider and approve his appointment at the Board’s August 7, 2019 meeting.



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 8/6/2019 10:00:00 AM

LAVC Foundation Received $500,000 Donation from Joan A. Payden
LAVC Foundation Received $500,000 Donation from Joan A. Payden

Los Angeles philanthropist Joan A. Payden has donated $500,000 to the LAVC Foundation's Steinway Piano Campaign in honor of her deceased brother William Payden, who was a faculty member and Journalism department chair at LA Valley College. In recognition of the gift, the Mainstage Theater in the forthcoming LAVC Valley Academic and Cultural Center will be renamed as the William R. Payden Theater.



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 6/10/2019 5:00:00 PM

Two LAVC Students Receive the Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship
Two LAVC Students Receive the Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship

Congratulations to LAVC students Diana Castro and Alexander Richardson for being awarded the 2019 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. This prestigious, highly competitive national scholarship was awarded to only 61 students nationwide. The scholarship will provide them with up to $40,000 annually for a maximum of three years to complete their bachelor’s degree. Diana Castro is preparing to transfer to UCLA and plans to study World Arts & Culture. Alexander Richardson will be majoring in Astrophysics.



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 5/1/2019 5:00:06 PM

Congratulations to the 2019 Above & Beyond and Apple Award Recipients
Congratulations to the 2019 Above & Beyond and Apple Award Recipients

Los Angeles Valley College recognized years of service and outstanding employee contributions at the annual Employee Appreciation Extravaganza on May 1. The 2019 Above & Beyond Awards were presented to Dr. Elliott Coney, Jamie Holladay-Collins, Julie Mendoza-Vasquez, Rick Murray, Kimberly Robeson, and Dr. Luz Shin. In addition, Tau Alpha Epsilon presented its 2019 TAE Apple Awards to Tracey Baca, John Kawai, Chris Petrini, Laura Scott, and Shawn Smith. Congratulations!



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 5/1/2019 5:00:05 PM

LAVC Child Development Recognized by the LACCD District Academic Senate
LAVC Child Development Recognized by the LACCD District Academic Senate

Congratulations to the LAVC Child Development Department for being recognized with a "Certificate of Excellence" by the LACCD District Academic Senate. In addition, LAVC Child Development Professor Gloria Daims received a special recognition and award for her work as the co-chair of the Child Development District Discipline Committee.



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 5/1/2019 5:00:03 PM

LAVC Faculty Member Kimberly Robeson Publishes a New Novel
LAVC Faculty Member Kimberly Robeson Publishes a New Novel

Kimberly Robeson, LAVC assistant professor of English, has recently published a novel titled The Greek Persuasion. The LAVC Library and the LAVC Foundation Office are hosting a book launch event on Thursday, May 16 from 1:30-3 p.m. in the LAVC Library's Reading Room. All proceeds from book sales at event will be donated to the LAVC Foundation.



Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 5/1/2019 5:00:03 PM

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