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President Mary Gallagher

This Week @ City

Originally Published: 11/14/2022

News and Events for the week of November 14

Good Monday morning,

Last week, though challenging for us on many fronts, ended with honoring our military men and women who are here with us today and who have gone before for their service and sacrifice. We have four weeks left before the week of final exams.

LACC's Day of Gratitude

Tomorrow is our Day of Gratitude, where we will share a turkey lunch with all of the trimmings and give thanks for the family and friends we have who make our lives better. We have many local dignitaries who are joining us and we have a special guest, Mark Charles, who will speak from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. I hope you will join us.

Pop-up Food Pantry

Today we have our “Pop-up Food Pantry” outside the Student Union starting at 11am until all of the food runs out. Please let your students know.

Registration is Open for Winter 2023

We are in full registration for Winter 2023 classes. Spring 2023 is in priority registration for two more weeks. Open registration for Spring begins on December 5. Please encourage your students to register for classes for winter and spring as soon as they are eligible to register.

Counselor to College Summit

Tomorrow we have our LAUSD Counselor to College Summit in the Student Union. This has been a very successful event for us for many years and we welcome our high school counselor colleagues to campus to hear important updates from LACC and for them to have a beautiful place for all to meet together.

Memorial for Jemere Calhoun

We are in communication with Jemere Calhoun’s family to plan a memorial for Jemere. We will keep you updated on details as they come together. We are planning a vigil for the victim of the violent stabbing last Monday. Details will follow shortly.

What’s Happening at LACC This Week
Mindfulness Mondays

Monday, November 14, 12:30pm

Join us every Monday at 12:30 for a relaxing break in your busy day.

Students, staff, and faculty are all welcome to join us for a few moments of mindfulness, meditation, stress relief, or guided imagery. The session will be 20 minutes, but you can participate for 5, 10, or the entire 20 minutes. Zoom ID:929 3680 5171, Hosted by: Life Skills Center. For more information, please contact Joseph J. Exnowski, phone: 3239534000 x 2274, email: exnowsjj@laccd.edu

Meet with a USC Student Ambassador In-Person!

Monday, November 14, 3pm to 5pm

Looking to transfer out to USC? Come meet with our USC Student Ambassador who is ready to answer any questions you might have about the transfer or admission process! Drop-ins are welcome! Transfer Center, Student Services Building (SSB), Second Floor, Window #25. For more information, please contact Charnnel Ellis, email: elliscs@lacitycollege.edu

Career Workshop: Time Management Workshop

Monday, November 14, 4pm

We are here to help you get organized! Career Center - Student Services Building 2nd Floor, Room 270. For more information, please contact David Turcotte, email: turcotdr@lacitycollege.edu

Resources for Success: Watercolor Stress Management

Tuesday, November 15, 10am

Come de-stress with us in the Student Services Building on Tuesday November 15 from 10am to 12noon with some fun art activities and learn how to manage stress from our occupational therapy resident. Also check out the services available from Resources for Success. For more information, please contact Donna Morley, email: morleyda@lacitycollege.edu

Day of Gratitude

Tuesday, November 15, 12noon

Open to all LACC students. RSVP is required.

Students are invited to a holiday luncheon with all the trimmings. Los Angeles City College Foundation, and LACC Associated Student Government will transform LACC's Kinesiology South Gym into a beautiful sit-down dining room. RSVP is required as we only have space for 650 students First 200 registered students will be entered into a drawing for one of ten $100 food cards. Hosted by: LACC Foundation.

Student Workshop: Keys to Developing Healthy Relationships and Successful Dating

Tuesday, November 15, 12:30pm

Are some people just lucky in love or are there ways to create healthier relationships? In this workshop you will discover what a healthy relationship looks like. You’ll discover the key elements that are critical in choosing the right partner. Do not leave this important aspect of your life to chance. Find out what you need to know now! Zoom ID: 929 3680 5171. Hosted by: Life Skills Center. For more information, please contact Joseph J. Exnowski, phone: 3239534000 x 2274, email: exnowsjj@laccd.edu

Transfer Workshop: UC Fall Application Zoom Session

Tuesday, November 15, 2pm to 3pm

Hey Cub! UC Application deadline is coming up! Don't worry our Transfer Team is having a UC Application Workshop online where you're able to ask any last-minute questions you'll have about the transfer process! Don't forget to register through our zoom link! Hosted by: Transfer Center. For more information, please contact Charnnel Ellis, email: elliscs@lacitycollege.edu

Transfer Workshop: LMU Transfer Admission Workshop

Wednesday, November 16, 10am

Want to learn more about Loyola Marymount University? Come to our Transfer Admission Workshop where we'll focus on an overview about the admission and transfer process to LMU. Transfer Center, Student Services Building (SSB) Second Floor, Window #25. For more information, please contact Charnnel Ellis Email: elliscs@lacitycollege.edu

Transfer Workshop: UC Application In-Person Workshop

Thursday, November 17, 2pm to 3pm

Hey Cub! Are you interested in applying to any UC's? Just a reminder: UC Application deadline is coming up! Don't miss out on any of our workshops where you can get help and have all your questions answered about the UC Application! Drop-ins are welcome. Transfer Center, Student Services Building (SSB) Second Floor, Window #25. For more information, please contact Charnnel Ellis, email: elliscs@lacitycollege.edu

VAMA Art Exhibit Reception, Spiritual Nature: Michael Massenburg

Opening Reception: Thursday, November 17, 7pm

On display from November 17 through January 20


I will be at a conference on Thursday and Friday and then I am off for six days of vacation over the Thanksgiving holiday. I return on the first of December. I hope you and yours enjoy a relaxing holiday weekend.

BELIEVE. ACHIEVE. SUCCEED. Make it happen!

Have a wonderful week!
Mary