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 […]

Salzburg Student Seminar Fellows Speak at Convocation

Every year, West Valley College welcomes its new students during Convocation. This year, the gathering was held on Friday 18 August in the Campus Center. There were 571 new students present. All members of WVC’s administrative cabinet, and many faculty and staff members were in attendance. Students participated in fun activities and received critical information to help […]

GC Students Graduate

The 2017 WVC 52nd graduation was held on Thursday 25 May at the San José Center for the Performing Arts. This year, there are 1,200+ graduates, the youngest is age 17; the oldest is age 63. 275 graduates walked across the stage to pick up their diplomas during the Commencement ceremony. 2,000+ attendees cheered them […]