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					                            STUDENT SUCCESS
                              NEWSLETTER
                          LOS ANGELES SOUTHWEST COLLEGE—STUDENT SERVICES

ATTENTION!                CAREERCAMP LA-2 COMES TO LASC
 The DEADLINE
 TO SUBMIT A
   PETITION
   FOR 2011
GRADUATION OR
A CERTIFICATE
OF COMPLETION
      is
    Friday
  March 25.
   Graduating
     students
 should see a
Counselor ASAP!
  *   *   *   *   *

      The
 CESAR CHAVEZ
   HOLIDAY
       is                                                            Anyone interested in learning
   Thursday                                                          more about CareerCamp LA-2
  March 31.                                                             should visit the website at
                                                                     http://www.careercampla.word
  LASC Campus is                                                               press.com
     Closed.


INSIDE THIS ISSUE:                             COLLEGE-WIDE FORUM DATES!
                                        There will be College-wide Forums held in the
                                      month of March to give students, faculty, and staff
                                               an update on LASC activities.

                      THE FORUMS WILL BE HELD IN THE LITTLE THEATER AT THE FOLLOWING TIMES:
                          Thursday, March 17, 2011—Student Forums—12:00pm and 6:00pm
                      Wednesday March 30, 2011—Faculty and Staff Forum—12:00pm and 6:00pm
                                                        Student Success Newsletter                         Page 2




             FREE FOOD &
           GIVEAWAYS FOR
                 ALL!



COMMUNITY SERVICES PRESENTS THE 4TH ANNUAL BABY CITY RESOURCE
DAY FOR PREGNANT & PARENTING TEENS
  The Community Services Department of                     Throughout the day, participating youth and
LASC will host the 4th Annual Baby                      their babies will be supplied with much-needed
City...Together We Will Grow event on                   supplies. Community Services asks for dona-
Saturday April 2, 2011. This event is for               tions of baby supplies such as wipes, diapers,
underprivileged pregnant and parenting                  bathing tubs, diaper bags, car seats, gift certifi-
teens with a focus on foster youth between              cates, or any other new baby-related materials.
the ages of 14 and 21.                                  Also, Baby City is registered at Target.com if
                                                        you would like to make a donation online.
   By attending workshops and visiting infor-
mation booths, participants will receive in-               The Baby City event is sponsored by ICAN,
formation and resources regarding educa-                LASC Community Services, the Community
tional opportunities, parenting, nutrition,             College Foundation, and The Wells Fargo
discipline, stress management, child care,              Foundation. The Program Coordinators, Chris-
domestic violence, legal assistance, and                tin Parker and Shalonda Goodman, can be
more.                                                   reached at 323-241-5241. Thank you for sup-
                                                        porting the future of our community!

    Baby City Event Highlights                              How Can I Donate To Baby City?
   Resource Booths for Teen Parents (child care,              Don at ion s of b ab y sup p lie s w ill b e
   WIC, etc.)                                               acce p t e d at LASC Com m un it y Se r v ice s
   Informative Workshops (on topics such as Fam-                          Of f ice (SSB 2 0 6 ).
   ily Law, Medical Care, Nutrition, Parenting, etc.)                        NEEDED ITEMS
   Free Breakfast, Lunch, and Snacks                     Bay w ip es          Diap er s          Bat h Tu b s
   Children’s Reading Corner                             Diap er Bag s Car Seat s     Gif t Cer t if icat es
                                                              An y Ot h er New Bab y -Relat ed Mat er ial
  PARTICIPANTS MUST REGISTER BY
                                                              EASY ONLINE OPTION FOR DONATIONS!
     MONDAY MARCH 28, 2011                                         1. Go t o h t t p ://w w w .Tar g et .co m
   TO RESERVE A SPACE OR FOR MORE                                   2. Click o n GIFT REGISTRIES
       INFORMATION, CONTACT                               3. Un d er BABY REGISTRY o r FIND A REGISTRY...
      LASC COMMUNITY SERVICES                                    4. En t er “LASC” as a FIRST NAME
           AT 323-241-5288                                    5. En t er “Bab y Cit y” as a LAST NAME
 Volume 2, Issue 6                                                                   Page 3


                     MESSAGE FROM THE DIVERSITY COMMITTEE
     The Diversity Committee would like to express our heartfelt thanks to
       everyone who helped make BLACK HISTORY MONTH a success.
        Your active participation in the February events made all the difference.!
                     Your support and assistance are very much appreciated.


  A RAFFLE RAISED                                            THE FUNDRAISER AT
FUNDS TO ASSIST WITH                                      CHILI’S RESTAURANT WAS
 A SCHOLARSHIP FOR                                           A GREAT SUCCESS!
  AN LASC STUDENT                                             THANK YOU FOR
                                                          COORDINATING THE EVENT
                                                                MS. RAMIREZ.
                                           Black History Month Featured
                                        a Variety of Activities & Presentations
MS. GEORGINA COOKE WON A
 PRIZE & CERTIFICATE FOR
  CORRECTLY ANSWERING
  BLACK HISTORY MONTH
   TRIVIA QUESTION #2
Do you know a                                         Does a student
student who is                                         look stressed
 depressed?                                                out?

                 Is one of your     Is it clear a
                   students       student is having
                 having family        trouble
                  problems?       concentrating?

       Think about referring that student to...

          STUDENT PERSONAL SERVICES
      STUDENT SERVICES—MARCH NOTES
Waiting For Superman Film    Spring 2011 Graduation Application
  Viewing & Discussion              Deadline Approaches!




          * * * * *

LASC Men’s Basketball Team




                             College Representatives Visit LASC




   Thank You Coach Morris!
          Student Services Event Calendar
                                           MARCH 2011
    Sun       Mon                   Tue                  Wed                     Thu                      Fri                 Sat

                               1                    2 TRIO Scholar 3                                4                    4
                                                    & STEM Scholar
                                                    Event: Orienta-
                                                    tion
                                                    (1:00-2:00 LL 203)
                                                    Career Center:
                                                    Apply For LACCD
                                                    Intern Program
                                                    Positions (SSB


6         7                    8                    9                       10 TRIO Scholar 11                           12
                               TRIO Scholar &       Career Center:          & STEM Scholar
                               STEM Scholar         Apply For LACCD         Event: Orientation
                               Event:               Intern Program          (1:00-2:00 LL 203)
                               Orientation          Positions (SSB
                                                                            TRIO Event: Cal
                               (1:00-2:00 LL 203)   228, 10:00-12:00)
                                                                            State Northridge
                                                                            Representative on
                                                                            campus (10:30-1:30
                                                                            SSB Lobby)


13        14                   15                   16    TRIO Event:
                                                                            17                      18                   19
                                                    LMU Representative
                               Nursing Program:     on campus               Nursing Program:        LASC Career Devel-
                               Nursing Applicant    (11:00-1:00 SSB         General Informa-        opment Workshop:
                               Session              Lobby)                  tion Session            CareerCamp LA 2
                               (SSC 201B, 1:30)     Career Center:          (SSC 201B, 1:30)
                                                                                                    (8:00-2:00, LL
                                                    Apply For LACCD         College Forums—         Building 2nd & 3rd
                                                    Intern Program          Students (12:00 &       Floor)
                                                    Positions (SSB          6:00, Little Theater)
                                                    228, 10:00-12:00)


20        21                   22                   23                      24                      25                   26
          WAITING FOR                               Career Center:                                  Deadline to
                                                    Apply For LACCD
          SUPERMAN                                                                                  PETITION FOR
                                                    Intern Program
          DOCUMENTARY                               Positions (SSB                                  2011 GRADUA-
          VIEWING &                                 228, 10:00-12:00)                               TION OR A
          DISCUSSION                                                                                CERTIFICATE
          (Location TBA)                                                                            OF COMPLE-
          1:00-2:30)
                                                                                                    TION


                                                    30
27        28                   29                        Career Center:
                                                    Apply For LACCD         31
          RSVPs for April      Nursing Program:     Intern Positions (SSB
                               Nursing Applicant    228, 10:00-12:00)
          2nd’s Baby City
          Resource Day         Session              Nursing Program         Cesar Chavez
                               (SSC 201B, 1:30)     Application Deadline
          due today! (Call                          for Fall 2011             Holiday
          Community Services
          at 323-241-5288)                          College Forums—           Campus Closed
                                                    Faculty/Staff (12:00
                                                    & 6:00, Little Thea-
                                                    ter)

				
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