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President Mary Gallagher

This Week @ City

Originally Published: 4/18/2022

News and Events for the week of April 18

Good Monday Morning,

As we go into the last half of our semester, be sure to have your students reach out if they are experiencing and difficulties. Working together, we can complete this semester strong.  

Open Classes for Summer 2022

The summer schedule of classes is now in the student portal at mycollege.laccd.edu. Registration has begun for summer classes. Please remind your students. Registration for Fall 2022 starts in two weeks on Monday, May 2. The Fall 2022 class schedule is now up in the student portal at mycollege.laccd.edu. 

View Open Classes for Summer

Earth Day at LACC

We are having a big event on campus for Earth Day this Friday, April 22 from 10:00am until 2:00pm. This has been planned jointly by the sciences and arts departments and is sponsored by the Race Equity & Social Justice Center. Our partner in our Community Garden, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles will be joining us. Ron Finley, LA’s renowned urban gardener, will be our keynote speaker. I hope you can come out to view our lovely garden and celebrate with us.  

A lot is happening again this week! 
Mindfulness Mondays 

Monday, April 18 at 12:30pm 

Join us for a guided breathing and relaxation break in the middle of the day to feel relaxed, calm and centered, join at Zoom ID 92936805171, for more information contact Joseph J. Exnowski, phone 323.953.4000; email exnowsjj@lacitycollege.edu.  

Transfer Workshop: Why UC? 

Monday,  April 18 at 11:30am 

Zoom, register at https://laccd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMscOmtrz4tGdzo0El2jjrPyrGz7jjAywGp 

This workshop will focus on information regarding transferring from LACC to one of the nine UC campuses. For more information, contact Charnnel Ellis at 323.953.4000 ext. 2215, elliscs@laccd.edu.

Resources for Success Outreach Event 

Tuesday, April 19 at 11am
Wednesday, April 20 at 12:30pm and 5pm
Tuesday and Wednesday day events, LACC Quad
Wednesday 5pm event, Zoom
https://laccd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYtfuCoqzMuHtTVyfktqgWLObRmPMhYEGQI 

Students who are eligible or who are enrolled in a special services program (EOPS, CalWORKS, OSS, TRIO SSS) or have economic need through FAFSA can learn about additional financial support for food, housing, books, tutoring and other services. For more information, contact 323.953.4000 ext. 2300, success@lacitycollege.edu.  

Transfer Workshop: UC Tag Workshop 

Tuesday, April 19 at 11:30am

Zoom: https://laccd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYldu6qqz8qEtEMxxgkKonzFPKPTOeY-26k 

Learn about the Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) program for California community college students. Six UC campuses offer the TAG option. This workshop will cover the UC TAG process including eligibility requirements. For more information, contact Charnnel Ellis at 323.953.4000 ext. 2215, elliscs@laccd.edu.  

Student Workshop: The Keys to Developing Healthy Relationships and Successful Dating 

Tuesday, April 19 at 12:30 pm 

Zoom

In this workshop you will learn discover what a healthy relationship looks like and the key elements that are critical in choosing the right partner. Join us at Zoom 92936805171. For more information, contact Joseph J. Exnowski, phone: 323-953-4000 x 2274; email: exnowsjj@lacitycollege.edu. 

Career Workshop: Ace the Interview 

Tuesday, April 19 at 3pm 

Zoom 

This workshop will focus on strategies you can use to prepare for an interview.  Join at https://tinyurl.com/2p997j9p. For more information, contact David Turcotte at turcotdr@lacitydollege.edu

HAMC Faculty Concert 

Tuesday, April 19 at 6pm 

Herb & Lani Alpert Recital Hall, Herb Alpert Music Center 

Open to LACC faculty, students and staff. All guests must present a GreenPass from Cleared4. 

For more information, contact herbalpertmusiccenter@gmail.com.  

Career Workshop: Money Matters 

Wednesday, April 20 at 10am 

Zoom 

This workshop will focus on how to research potential careers based on salary. Join at https://tinyurl.com/davidlacc21. For more information, contact David Turcotte at turcotdr@lacitydollege.edu

Transfer Workshop: Local Transfer Options 

Wednesday, April 20 at 11:30am 

Zoom 

https://laccd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAlcO2sqTIvEt0yda-kWNC3jeKQOggmfe9c 

This workshop will cover major options and transfer requirements for CSU Los Angeles, CSU Long Beach, CSU Northridge and other local options. For more information, contact Charnnel Ellis at 323.953.4000 ext. 2215, elliscs@laccd.edu.  

Career Workshop: Cover Letter Workshop 

Thursday, April 21 at 11am 

This workshop will focus on format and details that should be included in cover letters. Join at https://tinyurl.com/davidlacc21. For more information, contact David Turcotte at turcotdr@lacitydollege.edu

USCIS Virtual Naturalization Information Session 

Thursday, April 21 at 2pm 

Zoom, ID 97975934648 

A USCIS Community Relations Officer will discuss the requirements for naturalization and the naturalization interview and exam in Spanish. For more information, contact Angel Amaro Jr. at amaroa@lacitycollege.edu.  

We’re All in This Together Podcast: Earth Day Ecology 

Thursday, April 21 at 2pm 

Zoom, ID 7645412388 

A discussion about the LACC City Garden and Green topics. For more information contact Joseph J. Exnowski, phone 323.953.4000; email exnowsjj@lacitycollege.edu.  

Transfer Workshop: Transfer Pathways 

Thursday, April 21 at 4pm 

Student Services Building, 2nd floor Computer Lab 

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This workshop will focus on various transfer pathways options.  For more information, contact Charnnel Ellis at 323.953.4000 ext. 2215, elliscs@laccd.edu.  

Career Workshop: Social Media Branding

Thursday April 21 at 4pm 

Zoom 

This workshop will discuss how to brand yourself on social media  Join at https://laccd.zoom.us/j/6989665512. For more information, contact David Turcotte at turcotdr@lacitydollege.edu

52nd Anniversary Celebration Earth Day: Sustainability, Climate Change and Our Environment

Friday, April 22 at 10am

The City’s Garden, LACC Campus, Next to MLK Library 

Join speaker Ron Finley, enjoy cooking demonstrations by our Dietetics students, tour the City’s Garden and hear from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles representatives about our garden. 

Vaccinations, Boosters, and Masking Indoors

The Board Policies are still in effect requiring vaccinations, including boosters, and masking indoors. Be sure you stay masked indoors and the daily check-in is still required. We will continue to offer COVID-19 testing for now on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:00am to 4:00pm in the Student Union, first floor.  

Spring 2022 Graduation

Graduation is in person at the Greek Theater! Please mark your calendar for Tuesday, June 7 at 5pm. I hope to see you there. 


BELIEVE. ACHIEVE. SUCCEED. Let’s work with our students to keep attending classes toward completion of their goal.  

Have a wonderful week.

Stay connected.
Mary