The WVC Sustainability Committee and Global Citizenship Committee proudly present the Third Annual Earth Stewardship Symposium (formerly called the Climate Change/Sustainability Symposium) Thursday and Friday 23 & 24 April 2015 This event is described in an article by Khalida Sarwari that appeared in the Saratoga edition of the San Jose Mercury News on 15 April 2015. Scheduled […]
Jason De León, PhD Dr. De León holds a B.A. in Anthropology from UCLA and a Ph.D., Anthropology from Penn State University. He has been awarded the 2013 National Geographic Emerging Explorer Research Areas. His areas of scholarly interest include: violence, materiality, Latino migration, forensic science, archaeology of the contemporary. His articles include: Better to Be Hot than Caught: Excavating the […]
Second Annual WVC Faculty Members Read from Their Published Works! Ranganathan Room, WVC Library Wednesday 15 April 2015 2:30 to 4:00 pm. Heidi Davis teaches in the Physical Education Department. Cheryl Hackworth teaches in the Biology Department. Nils Michals teaches in the English Department.
The WVC Women and Gender Studies Program, with the support of the WVC Global Citizenship Committee, will present the Third Annual Global Gender Forum The “F-Word”: Gender in a Global Context Thursday 30 April 2015 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Fox 106 This popular student-centered co-curricular activity is a great opportunity for students to showcase their research on topics related […]
The new WVC schedule of classes is ready, and as College President Bradley Davis writes, Global Citizenship is a “hallmark” of curricula, co-curricular activities and the core of the college! Global Citizenship, he says, helps “inspire our students to be conscientious global citizens and contributors in any desired profession.”
On Tuesday 7 April 9:20 to 10:45 AM in the Lower Level of the Campus Center and at 6:00 to 9:00 PM in Fox 120 The WVC Global Citizenship Committee and Child Studies Department will be sponsoring the FREE screening of a new feature documentary film titled The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the […]
Cristina Henríquez, the author of the acclaimed new novel, The Book of Unknown Americans, will be at West Valley College. When: Thursday, March 26 Time: 12:30 to 1:30pm Location: WVC Campus Center, Lower Lounge Free and open to everyone. Check out Henríquez’s webpage. WVC English Department faculty member, Paulette Boudreaux, a novelist herself, will interview Henríquez. The […]