Nov 13-17 is International Education Week

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, […]

Study Abroad Program Confirms Study Tours for June 2018

Study Abroad Program has scheduled 6 different opportunities to complete courses and travel to exciting destinations during the month of June 2018: England, Japan, Dominican Republic, Austria, and Finland and the Baltics. The study tour to Dominican Republic includes Service Learning. Students may enroll in these study tours right now. Some of the tours include […]

Dr. Pedro Noguera Visits WVC

After almost two years of planning, Distinguished Professor of Education at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies and Faculty Director for the Center for the Transformation of Schools at UCLA, Dr. Pedro Noguera will deliver a lecture at WVC. His talk is titled  bf///r/eew Dr. Noguera’s visit was initially organized by the late Herlisa […]

Study Abroad Program Photo Exhibit

“Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.” Maya Angelou, American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. During summer 2017, WVC’s Study Abroad Program celebrated a robust inaugural […]

WVC President Comments on the Trump Administration Rescinding DACA

A message from West Valley College President Bradley Davis  Dear Students, I write today to tell you that West Valley College stands in support of our undocumented students and opposes the decision made by President Trump to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) immigration policy.  As I watched the Attorney General deliver the […]

Dr. Kelly Writes about the Seventh GC Conference Scheduled for April 2018

Seventh Annual Global Citizenship Conference:   “The Faces of Genocide” Thursday, April 12, 2018–Holocaust Remembrance Day 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM in the West Valley College Campus Center Free and Open to Everyone Organized by the WVC Global Citizenship Committee and sponsored by the WVC Office of Student Equity and Success Contact: Dr. Tim Kelly We know […]