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Los Angeles Valley College Valley Weekly

Valley Weekly - April 11-17, 2022


Sign Up for a Free Ticket to the Musical Hadestown‚Äč

Join the Humanities & Communications Career & Academic Pathway (CAP) for a day at the theater to see the musical Hadestown. Free tickets to the first 50 students to sign up (deadline is 5/7)! Bus transportation will be provided. For more information, safety requirements and to sign up, check the Hadestown Musical Trip Flyer.

Free COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test Kits Distribution

Monday-Thursday, April 11-14 from 8:45 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.,
Friday, April 14 from 8:45 - 3:30 p.m.
Music Recital Hall Ticket Window, Music Building (view map)

Students and employees can get two FREE Covid-19 at-home rapid antigen testing kits per person each week; Theatre & Music students can pick up 3 kits per student, per week. Please show your student ID or employee ID when picking up your kits. For more information, check the LAVC Covid-19 Antigen Home Testing Kit Distribution.

COVID-19 Testing Appointments for Students & Employees

Monday, April 11 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.,
Tuesday, April 12 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. &
Wednesday, April 13 from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Engineering 100 (view map)

Biocept is offering weekly COVID-19 testing at LA Valley College for students and employees (by appointment only) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Schedule your appointment using your private Cleared4 account link. For more information, visit the LACCD Vaccination & Testing Requirements.

Art Faculty Lecture with Professors David Bishop & Jenene Nagy

Wednesday, April 13 from 12 noon - 1 p.m.
Online (Zoom)

Please join the LAVC Art Department for an Art Faculty Lecture Series with Professors David Bishop and Jenene Nagy on April 13 on Zoom. This event is open to all LAVC students. Art faculty present their work and research. Student participants are invited to make an artwork in response to the lecture, which will be included in the 2022 Annual Student Art exhibition hosted by the LAVC Art Gallery.

Mindful Yoga Meditation

Friday, April 15 at 2 p.m.
North Mall lawn (view map)

Yoga can help you reduce stress and improve mental health. Join Racquel TW, certified yoga instructor, for an hour of mind and body practice on the lawn of the North Mall, located next to the Student Union. Water and healthy snack will be provided. For more information, check the LAVC Student Health Center Calendar of Wellness.

Announcement for Students

Reminder—Masks are Still Required Indoors on Campus

Don't forget masks are required indoors on-campus for students, employees and visitors until further notice in accordance with Board Policy 2800. Free disposable surgical-style (medical) masks are available at the entrance of every campus building. To read more, check the LACCD Vaccination, Testing and Screening Information.

FREE Metro GoPass for LAVC Students at the Business Office

Did you know you're eligible for a FREE Metro GoPass? You can to ride all buses and trains operated by Metro from now until December 31, no cost! To pick up your free pass, just stop by the LAVC Business Office with your picture ID. Learn more about the Metro GoPass.

Student Government Spring 2022 Elections are Coming!

The LAVC Associated Student Union (ASU) is holding its Spring 2022 Elections the week of April 25-May 1. Get ready to cast your ballot for this year's Associated Student Union leaders by voting online through your Student Portal. Visit the LAVC Associate Student Union (ASU) for more info.

Upcoming Events

COVID-19 PCR Testing for Students & Employees

Monday, April 18 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in Engineering 100,
Tuesday, April 19 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in Engineering 100 &
Wednesday, April 20 from 12-5 p.m. in Engineering 100

Biocept is offering COVID-19 testing at LA Valley College for students and employees (by appointment only) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays in Engineering 100. Schedule your appointment using your private Cleared4 account link. For other testing locations/dates, check the Districtwide COVID Testing schedule. For more info, visit the LACCD Vaccination & Testing Requirements.

ASU Candidates Forum

Tuesday, April 19 at 12:30 p.m. on Zoom

Join us to get to know the Student Trustee and LAVC ASU candidates. Meet the candidates for President, Treasurer and Fine Arts as well as the two LACCD Students running for Student Trustee. To join the forum, please visit the LAVC Associate Student Union (ASU) for the zoom link.

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Thursday, April 21 from 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. in Parking Lot A

Get your COVID-19 vaccine or booster dose and a $150 LAVC Bookstore gift cards at our Vaccine Clinic! The Pfizer (ages 12+), Moderna (ages 18+), Janssen (ages 18+), and Pfizer Pediatric (ages 5-11) vaccines are available. Plus, LAVC students and employees are eligible to receive a $150 Bookstore Gift Card with each on-campus vaccine or booster dose. Appointments are available online, and walks-up are welcomed. For details, check the LAVC Vaccination Clinics information.

The Blue Bird: A Fairy Play by Maurice Maeterlinck

Thursday, April 21 at 7 p.m. in the Theater Arts - Horseshoe Theater,
Friday, April 22 at 7 p.m. in Theater Arts - Horseshoe Theater,
Saturday, April 23 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in Theater Arts - Horseshoe Theater & Sunday, April 24 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in Theater Arts - Horseshoe Theater

LAVC Theater and Dance Department presents The Blue Bird by Maurice Maeterlinck. This fairly play tells the tale of two children embarking on a quest for a magical Blue Bird with a crew of enchanted companions. Their spectacular adventures take them to the Past, the Future, the realm of Night, and a sinister Forest. Maeterlinck’s play is witty, wise, lyrical and thought-provoking. For more information, visit the LAVC Theater page and buy tickets online.

To find other upcoming campus events and activities, check the LAVC Calendar of Events.

LACCD encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation, or have questions about the physical access provided, please use the links above to contact the event organizer as soon as possible, but no later than ten (10) business days prior to the event.