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Los Angeles Valley College Valley Weekly

Valley Weekly - March 15-21, 2021


Campus Announcements

Open Seats Available in Spring Late Start Classes

Take an extra class this semester! Enroll now in an 8-week late-start class beginning on April 12. Check the Spring 2021 Late-Start Open Classes List and enroll on the LACCD Student Portal.

Deadline Extended for LAVC Foundation Scholarships Submissions

The date to apply for LAVC Foundation Scholarships has been extended to March 26. Visit LAVC Foundation Scholarships to click the “Apply for Scholarships” button, and simply answer a few questions about yourself and your academics. Scholarships range from $250 to as much as $3,000 each. Check the Foundation Scholarship List for the complete listing.

Need Extra Support to Help You Achieve your Goals? TRiO now accepting applications

The TRiO Program can assist you and give you additional support with one-on-one counseling, tutoring and workshops to help you succeed in your academic career. We are currently accepting applications until April 30, 2021. For more information, contact TRiO and visit us at TRiO Student Support Services and apply online.

Last Chance to Run for LACCD Student Trustee; Deadline is March 15

Want to run for LACCD Student Trustee? The application deadline for the district’s student trustee is today (Monday, March 15) at 4 p.m. If you’re interested, complete the LACCD Student Trustee Application at LAVC ASU Elections.

It’s Time to Run for LAVC Student Government!

Want to get involved on campus? Run for student government position for the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 school year. Apply by Monday, March 22 at 11:59 p.m. To learn more and apply, read the LAVC ASU Elections Information.

“Art is Good for You!” Keynote Lecture with Io Palmer

Wednesday, March 17 from 1-2 p.m.

Take a break from your daily routine to create art! Join the LAVC Art Gallery for a lecture with artist Io Palmer. This event is part of a lecture and workshop series for LAVC Special Programs led by three nationally recognized artists. Student participants will generate works that will be published together as a zine. More information at the LAVC Art Gallery.

How to Manage Anxiety Workshop

Thursday, March 18 from 1:30-2:30 p.m.

This Student Health Center workshop will focus on introducing anxiety, when to get help, and a review of exercises on how to manage symptoms of anxiety. Register by emailing Alisson Lopez with the subject line: “How to Manage Anxiety”. A link will be emailed to all registered participants.

Panel Presentation: The State of Art and Culture in L.A.

Friday, March 19 at 3:30-5 p.m.
Online (Zoom)

Join the LAVC Visual/Performing Arts, Media and Design CAP (Career & Academic Pathway) for a panel presentation with industry professionals about the rapidly changing cultural landscape in Los Angeles. Register online for the Visual Arts & Performing Arts CAP Panel Discussion. For the biographies of the panelists, see The State of Art and Culture in Los Angeles flyer.

Free Wi-Fi Access for Students in Parking Lot F

Until June 6 from 5 a.m.-10 p.m.
Parking Lot F

Get free wi-fi access in Parking Lot F to do your coursework on Monday-Sunday from 5 a.m.-10 p.m. While on campus, will need to stay in your vehicle, wear a mask, practice physical distancing, and follow all LAVC/LA County Health protocols. Also, restrooms are not available and there is no access for recharging devices. Learn more about Free Wi-Fi on Campus.

Virtual Art Gallery Exhibit: Naming It Makes It a Thing

Now - June 30, 2021

LAVC Art Gallery is pleased to announce a commissioned piece by Joel Crowder. Published on the LAVC Art Gallery Virtual Exhibitions page, this work is a monthly comic strip that explores ideas of Imposter Syndrome and devices for overcoming perceived obstacles. View the Art Gallery’s Naming It Makes It a Thing Virtual Exhibition.

Sneak Peak at Next Week’s Events

Spring Late-Start Virtual Registration Events

Tuesday, March 23 from 1-5 p.m. &
Friday, March 26 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Get help with registering for a late-start class from Admissions, Counseling, Financial Aid and the Business Office representatives.

Presentation About the History and Context of Anti-Racism

Friday, March 25 at 1 p.m.

Professor Keidra Morris and Professor Chris Nielsen will speak on the history of structural racism and the movement towards anti-racism. Register online for the History & Context of Anti-Racism Presention.

COVID-19 Vaccine Forum with Dr. Keith Norris

Monday, March 22 at 4 p.m.

Join us for a YouTube Live forum to discuss the Covid-19 vaccine and answer your questions. Listen to Dr. Keith Norris, executive vice chair of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in the UCLA Department of Medicine and co-lead of COVID-19 California Alliance (STOP COVID-19 CA).

For additional upcoming events, check the LAVC Calendar of Events.

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 use the links above to contact the event organizer as soon as possible, but no later than ten (10) business days prior to the event.